Chongqing vs Dhaka - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Dhaka
🚶 Cost of living one person
$725
$484
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2101
$1167
🏠 One person rent
$238
$162
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$277
🍽️ Food expenses
$307
$205
🚐 Transport expenses
$72.9
$71.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$772
$285
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
88
72
😀 Quality of life
55
56
🏙️ Population
7.74M
16.8M

The cost of living in Chongqing is 50% more expensive than in Dhaka. Cities ranked 6369th and 8456th ($725 vs $484) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 99th and 2nd in China and Bangladesh, respectively. Check China vs Bangladesh comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 0.6 months in Dhaka. Chongqing ranked 28th best city to live in China vs Dhaka ranked 1st in Bangladesh, while ranked 5791st and 5644th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Dhaka

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Chongqing Dhaka
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.3
$2.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.1
$13.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.54
$5.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$6.13
 Cappuccino
$4.67
$2.16
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$0.29
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
$122
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$113
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$474
$328
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$188
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.3
$26.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$40.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13
$20.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.52%
9.13%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1200
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1924
$610
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$0.42
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$16.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.08
$4.52
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$0.94
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
$0.66
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
$1.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$6.85
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$3.62
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
$7.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$2.31
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.07
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.11
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$0.8
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.53
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
$8.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$4.44
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.09
$2.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.37
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
$5.1
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$0.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
$1.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.5
$18.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.99
$5.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.2
$11.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.98
$1.97
👖 Brand Jeans
$81.2
$24.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.6
$53.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$70.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22110
$1810

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$650
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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
15 km or 9.5 mi Narayanganj
$382
38 km or 24 mi Narsingdi
$297
77 km or 48 mi Brahmanbaria
$335
90 km or 56 mi Agartala
$324
113 km or 70 mi Barisal
$337
115 km or 71 mi Mymensingh
$343
132 km or 82 mi Khulna
$376
135 km or 84 mi Jessore
$314
164 km or 102 mi Bogra
$365
196 km or 122 mi Rajshahi
$303
196 km or 122 mi Krishnanagar
$348
199 km or 124 mi Sylhet
$333
207 km or 129 mi Shantipur
$335
213 km or 132 mi Chittagong
$414
221 km or 137 mi Naihati
$339
222 km or 138 mi Berhampore
$338
223 km or 139 mi Bhatpara
$346
224 km or 139 mi Hugli-Chuchura
$337
226 km or 141 mi Chandannagar
$335
228 km or 142 mi Rajarhat
$346
229 km or 142 mi Madhyamgram
$339
234 km or 145 mi Barrackpore
$335
234 km or 146 mi North Dumdum
$340
235 km or 146 mi Balurghat
$336
236 km or 147 mi Serampore
$336
236 km or 147 mi Aizawl
$328
236 km or 147 mi Panihati
$345
238 km or 148 mi Kamarhati
$343
238 km or 148 mi South Dumdum
$346
238 km or 148 mi Bidhannagar
$353
239 km or 149 mi Baranagar
$341
239 km or 149 mi Uttarpara
$336
241 km or 150 mi Bally
$343
247 km or 154 mi Howrah
$313
248 km or 154 mi Kolkata
$370
248 km or 154 mi Rajpur Sonarpur
$347
254 km or 158 mi Rangpur
$355
255 km or 159 mi Shillong
$303
259 km or 161 mi Barasat
$341
265 km or 165 mi Bardhaman
$343