Chiba vs Shaoyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Chiba Shaoyang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1395
$767
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3427
$1981
🏠 One person rent
$641
$344
🏘️ Family rent
$1186
$561
🍽️ Food expenses
$419
$255
🚐 Transport expenses
$197
$82.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2076
$893
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
24 km
96 km
🎓 Higher education
91
23
😀 Quality of life
79
43
🏙️ Population
982K
6.56M

The cost of living in Chiba is 82% more expensive than in Shaoyang. Cities ranked 2956th and 6173rd ($1395 vs $767) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 47th 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 1.2 months in Shaoyang. Chiba ranked 54th best city to live in Japan vs Shaoyang ranked 234th in China, while ranked 387th and 6718th among best cities to live in the world.

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Chiba Shaoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.33
$4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.4
$21.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.73
$5.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.48
$1.71
 Cappuccino
$2.92
$3.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$564
$396
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$409
$268
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$982
$683
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$870
$443
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$173
$36.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$265
$56.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.8
$13.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
1.59%
5.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4249
$4915
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2584
$3070
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.43
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$94.5
$19.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$26
$4.44
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$1.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.33
$1.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.89
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.99
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.64
$4.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.8
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.22
$1.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.16
$1.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.45
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.73
$0.84
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$0.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
$1.31
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.2
$13.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.19
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.41
$3.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$5.18
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.49
$4.67
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.24
$1.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.73
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$64.1
$36.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.7
$6.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$75.4
$35.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.4
$5.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$58.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71.5
$84.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$301
$404
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9091
$15003

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
50 km or 31 mi Lengshuijiang
$651
54 km or 34 mi Lianyuan
$682
76 km or 47 mi Loudi
$733
89 km or 55 mi Yongzhou
$751
117 km or 73 mi Hengyang
$678
151 km or 94 mi Hongjiang
$657
153 km or 95 mi Huaihua
$739
158 km or 98 mi Xiangtan
$708
160 km or 99 mi Ningxiang
$683
171 km or 107 mi Yiyang
$739
178 km or 111 mi Zhuzhou
$820
182 km or 113 mi Changsha
$828
201 km or 125 mi Changde
$770
205 km or 127 mi Liling
$676
209 km or 130 mi Jishou
$646
223 km or 138 mi Chenzhou
$815
231 km or 143 mi Zhangjiajie
$690
232 km or 144 mi Tongren
$717
239 km or 148 mi Pingxiang
$696
250 km or 155 mi Guilin
$539
269 km or 167 mi Jinshi
$643
286 km or 178 mi Yueyang
$749
287 km or 179 mi Lianzhou
$651
290 km or 180 mi Shishou
$661
294 km or 183 mi Yichun
$747
314 km or 195 mi Hezhou
$701
315 km or 196 mi Linxiang
$661
328 km or 204 mi Songzi
$669
344 km or 214 mi Shaoguan
$688
346 km or 215 mi Xinyu
$680
346 km or 215 mi Honghu
$669
347 km or 216 mi Ji'an
$747
350 km or 217 mi Yidu
$653
351 km or 218 mi Jingzhou
$693
362 km or 225 mi Chibi
$657
378 km or 235 mi Ganzhou
$792
385 km or 239 mi Liuzhou
$698
386 km or 240 mi Yichang
$724
391 km or 243 mi Enshi
$670
397 km or 246 mi Xiantao
$638