Chiba vs Chongqing - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Chongqing
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$725
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$2101
🏠 One person rent
$641
$238
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$422
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$307
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$72.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$772
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
91
88
😀 Quality of life
79
55
🏙️ Population
982K
7.74M

The cost of living in Chiba is 92% more expensive than in Chongqing. Cities ranked 2956th and 6369th ($1395 vs $725) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 99th in Japan and China, respectively. Check Japan vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in Chiba compared to 1.1 months in Chongqing. Chiba ranked 54th best city to live in Japan vs Chongqing ranked 28th in China, while ranked 387th and 5791st among best cities to live in the world.

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Chiba Chongqing
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$6.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$25.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$4.54
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$3.43
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$4.67
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$291
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$161
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$474
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$322
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$37.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$57.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$13
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
5.52%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$2871
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$1924
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$18.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$4.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$2.21
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$1.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$1.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$2.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$6.15
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$13.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$2.05
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$1.35
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$1.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$0.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$17.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$0.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$4.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$9.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$1.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$2.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$45.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$5.99
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$61.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$7.98
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$81.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$80.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$373
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$22110

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Distance City Cost of living
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Yotsukaido
$1023
11 km or 6.9 mi Narashino
$1038
11 km or 7.1 mi Ichihara
$1072
14 km or 8.5 mi Yachiyo
$1045
15 km or 9.3 mi Funabashi
$1170
18 km or 11 mi Sakura
$1041
19 km or 12 mi Urayasu
$1036
20 km or 13 mi Ichikawa
$1069
21 km or 13 mi Shisui
$1023
21 km or 13 mi Yachimata
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Kamagaya
$1022
22 km or 13 mi Shiroi
$1019
22 km or 14 mi Oamishirasato
$1020
23 km or 14 mi Sodegaura
$1024
24 km or 15 mi Togane
$1022
26 km or 16 mi Mobara
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Tomisato
$1021
26 km or 16 mi Inzai
$1025
26 km or 16 mi Hirai
$1019
27 km or 17 mi Matsudo
$1170
28 km or 18 mi Narita
$1073
28 km or 18 mi Sanmu
$1019
30 km or 18 mi Sakae
$1025
30 km or 19 mi Kisarazu
$1024
30 km or 19 mi Abiko
$1024
31 km or 19 mi Kashiwa
$999
33 km or 20 mi Misato
$1031
34 km or 21 mi Nagareyama
$1046
34 km or 21 mi Yashio
$1025
35 km or 22 mi Kimitsu
$1024
35 km or 22 mi Toride
$1027
36 km or 22 mi Ryugasaki
$1020
37 km or 23 mi Soka
$1061
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki-ku
$1054
37 km or 23 mi Yokoshibahikari
$1021
37 km or 23 mi Kawasaki
$1133
38 km or 24 mi Tokyo
$1698
40 km or 25 mi Futtsu
$1020
40 km or 25 mi Yoshikawa
$1020
41 km or 25 mi Moriya
$1025

Cities near Chongqing

Distance City Cost of living
97 km or 60 mi Huaying
$650
103 km or 64 mi Guang'an
$722
120 km or 75 mi Longchang
$663
127 km or 79 mi Luzhou
$737
140 km or 87 mi Suining
$720
140 km or 87 mi Neijiang
$785
145 km or 90 mi Nanchong
$677
170 km or 106 mi Zigong
$688
183 km or 113 mi Shehong
$672
191 km or 119 mi Ziyang
$710
194 km or 120 mi Renhuai
$665
201 km or 125 mi Yibin
$731
208 km or 129 mi Dazhou
$719
209 km or 130 mi Zunyi
$733
211 km or 131 mi Jianyang
$678
232 km or 144 mi Langzhong
$668
249 km or 154 mi Lichuan
$667
258 km or 160 mi Bazhong
$721
264 km or 164 mi Meishan
$714
265 km or 165 mi Chengdu
$752
266 km or 165 mi Leshan
$721
266 km or 166 mi Guanghan
$662
268 km or 167 mi Deyang
$724
272 km or 169 mi Mianyang
$566
277 km or 172 mi Bijie
$768
285 km or 177 mi Shifang
$652
292 km or 181 mi Emeishan
$652
294 km or 183 mi Pengzhou
$668
298 km or 185 mi Enshi
$670
298 km or 185 mi Mianzhu
$657
298 km or 185 mi Chongzhou
$664
300 km or 186 mi Jiangyou
$670
309 km or 192 mi Qionglai
$662
316 km or 196 mi Wanyuan
$653
320 km or 199 mi Dujiangyan
$664
327 km or 203 mi Guangyuan
$710
331 km or 206 mi Guiyang
$603
331 km or 206 mi Tongren
$717
342 km or 212 mi Ya'an
$693
342 km or 213 mi Jishou
$646