China vs Venezuela - Cost of Living Comparison

China Venezuela
🚶 Cost of living one person
$758
$762
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1960
$1943
🏠 One person rent
$342
$251
🏘️ Family rent
$568
$403
🍽️ Food expenses
$254
$324
🚐 Transport expenses
$75.2
$104
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$882
$189
💸 GDP per capita
$10435
$16056
😃 Human freedom index
5.57
4.03
❤️ Life expectancy
77.1
72.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
45
14
🌐 English speaking %
0.7%
1%
🎓 Higher education
89
66
😀 Quality of life
50
19
🏙️ Population
1.44B
28.5M

The average cost of living in China ($758) is 0.5% less expensive than in Venezuela ($762). China ranked 108th vs 107th for Venezuela in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months in China compared to 0.2 months in Venezuela. Ranked 90th and 186th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in China vs Venezuela

We calculate prices for China and Venezuela as a population-weighted mean of 544 and 77 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

China Venezuela
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.19
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.3
$33.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.13
$9.01
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.64
 Cappuccino
$3.7
$2.24
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
$1.11
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$386
$210
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$266
$187
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$690
$482
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$448
$297
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.9
$17.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$56.8
$26.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$14.6
$42.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.42%
27.31%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4854
$759
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3020
$587
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
$0.69
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$20.6
$36.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.83
$24.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.19
$0.72
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.89
$1.82
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.54
$1.73
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.86
$2.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
$4.26
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$4.99
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.8
$4.99
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$4.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$0.8
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$1.08
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.37
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$1.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.68
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.72
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.31
$2.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.7
$8.81
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.24
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.31
$4.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.59
$5.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$2.09
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.67
$1.76
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.7
$35.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.4
$5.21
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$36.5
$38.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.79
$10.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$59.2
$44.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$84.4
$70.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$397
$62.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14282
$11486

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Cities Comparison in China vs Venezuela

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In China

City Cost of living Population
Shanghai
$1413
24.9M
Beijing
$1281
21.9M
Shenzhen
$1134
17.5M
Guangzhou
$995
18.7M
Hong Kong
$2822
7.5M
Chengdu
$752
20.9M
Hangzhou
$882
11.9M
Xi'an
$583
13M
Wuhan
$639
12.3M
Nantong
$1047
7.73M
Suzhou
$921
12.7M
Tianjin
$778
13.9M
Changchun
$634
9.07M
Ningbo
$809
9.4M
Nanjing
$817
9.31M
Shijiazhuang
$576
10.6M
Foshan
$641
9.5M
Qingdao
$663
10.1M
Nanyang
$755
9.71M
Wenzhou
$968
9.57M
Dongguan
$787
10.5M
Handan
$796
9.41M
Weifang
$773
9.39M
Jieyang
$747
6.09M
Shantou
$1051
5.5M
Hefei
$676
9.37M
Zhoukou
$791
9.03M
Ganzhou
$792
8.97M
Quanzhou
$757
8.78M
Heze
$1436
8.8M

In Venezuela

City Cost of living Population
Caracas
$916
1.94M
Valencia
$869
1.48M
Barquisimeto
$798
1.06M
Barinas
$791
874K
Maracaibo
$758
1.55M
Ciudad Guayana
$846
751K
Maturin
$980
514K
Catia La Mar
$774
662K
Ciudad Bolivar
$865
568K
Maracay
$557
407K
Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
525K
Barcelona
$701
448K
Cumana
$707
375K
Cabimas
$942
352K
Puerto la Cruz
$749
306K
Punto Fijo
$612
288K
Coro
$699
284K
San Cristobal
$691
286K
Turmero
$614
255K
Los Teques
$771
251K
Valera
$709
250K
San Felipe
$704
221K
La Victoria
$702
214K
Cua
$702
215K
El Tigre
$702
214K
Puerto Cabello
$670
209K
Guarenas
$762
209K
La Guaira
$700
204K
Merida
$551
200K
Tocuyito
$698
197K