Chengdu vs Porto-Novo - Cost of Living Comparison

Chengdu Porto-Novo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$752
$593
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2071
$1484
🏠 One person rent
$305
$225
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$341
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$217
🚐 Transport expenses
$89.8
$96.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$824
$216
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
29 km
🎓 Higher education
92
23
😀 Quality of life
73
24
🏙️ Population
20.9M
264K

The cost of living in Chengdu is 27% more expensive than in Porto-Novo. Cities ranked 6241st and 7480th ($752 vs $593) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 63rd and 2nd in China and Benin, respectively. Check China vs Benin comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chengdu compared to 0.4 months in Porto-Novo. Chengdu ranked 8th best city to live in China vs Porto-Novo ranked 2nd in Benin, while ranked 1437th and 8877th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chengdu vs Porto-Novo

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Chengdu Porto-Novo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.8
$3.13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.3
$27.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.15
$4.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.17
$0.94
 Cappuccino
$4.31
$3.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$272
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$231
$140
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$336
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$419
$260
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$14.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.9
$22.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.7
$43.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.41%
5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3942
$8369
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2111
$546
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.5
$23.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.85
$34.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$1.13
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.37
$1.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$19.2
$2.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.35
$3.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$5.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.44
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.17
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.26
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.26
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.65
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$2.47
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.3
$3.12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$0.9
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.02
$0.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.36
$2.78
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.51
$3.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.88
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.49
$2.12
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.7
$27.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.97
$3.15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.1
$23.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.25
$8.77
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.6
$28.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$45.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$350
$260
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$18385
$4796

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$664
38 km or 24 mi Pengzhou
$668
41 km or 25 mi Guanghan
$662
53 km or 33 mi Shifang
$652
55 km or 34 mi Jianyang
$678
56 km or 35 mi Dujiangyan
$664
60 km or 38 mi Deyang
$724
65 km or 40 mi Qionglai
$662
71 km or 44 mi Meishan
$714
77 km or 48 mi Mianzhu
$657
81 km or 50 mi Ziyang
$710
110 km or 68 mi Mianyang
$566
124 km or 77 mi Leshan
$721
127 km or 79 mi Ya'an
$693
127 km or 79 mi Shehong
$672
131 km or 81 mi Emeishan
$652
139 km or 87 mi Jiangyou
$670
145 km or 90 mi Suining
$720
153 km or 95 mi Neijiang
$785
161 km or 100 mi Zigong
$688
188 km or 117 mi Longchang
$663
193 km or 120 mi Nanchong
$677
208 km or 129 mi Langzhong
$668
219 km or 136 mi Yibin
$731
237 km or 148 mi Luzhou
$737
247 km or 153 mi Guang'an
$722
259 km or 161 mi Guangyuan
$710
261 km or 162 mi Huaying
$650
265 km or 165 mi Chongqing
$725
288 km or 179 mi Bazhong
$721
333 km or 207 mi Dazhou
$719
341 km or 212 mi Longnan
$704
353 km or 220 mi Xichang
$675
372 km or 231 mi Zhaotong
$748
388 km or 241 mi Hanzhong
$720
390 km or 243 mi Renhuai
$665
392 km or 244 mi Bijie
$768
408 km or 253 mi Wanyuan
$653
431 km or 268 mi Zunyi
$733
459 km or 285 mi Liupanshui
$703

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Distance City Cost of living
26 km or 16 mi Cotonou
$681
87 km or 54 mi Lagos
$1417
104 km or 65 mi Abomey
$560
110 km or 68 mi Abeokuta
$1274
159 km or 99 mi Lome
$607
173 km or 108 mi Save
$559
176 km or 109 mi Ibadan
$941
201 km or 125 mi Atakpame
$568
209 km or 130 mi Oyo
$646
225 km or 140 mi Kpalime
$568
238 km or 148 mi Ho
$446
241 km or 150 mi Ife
$774
248 km or 154 mi Hohoe
$538
258 km or 160 mi Osogbo
$548
293 km or 182 mi Sotouboua
$567
297 km or 185 mi Akure
$662
305 km or 190 mi Tema
$524
306 km or 190 mi Ashaiman
$485
309 km or 192 mi Ilorin
$753
313 km or 195 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
322 km or 200 mi Koforidua
$462
322 km or 200 mi Sokode
$574
325 km or 202 mi Accra
$671
332 km or 206 mi Benin
$924
337 km or 209 mi Owo
$745
363 km or 225 mi Warri
$518
375 km or 233 mi Kara
$569
462 km or 287 mi Onitsha
$501
468 km or 291 mi Kumasi
$555
476 km or 296 mi Obuasi
$571
493 km or 306 mi Awka
$748
501 km or 311 mi Owerri
$1669
502 km or 312 mi Tamale
$508
515 km or 320 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$536
522 km or 324 mi Port Harcourt
$854
539 km or 335 mi Enugu
$938
547 km or 340 mi Aba
$659
548 km or 341 mi Umuahia
$755
556 km or 346 mi Minna
$669
608 km or 378 mi Abuja
$1305