Chongqing vs Oslo - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Oslo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$725
$2206
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2101
$4933
🏠 One person rent
$238
$1203
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$2020
🍽️ Food expenses
$307
$638
🚐 Transport expenses
$72.9
$183
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$772
$3548
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
37 km
🎓 Higher education
88
84
😀 Quality of life
55
93
🏙️ Population
7.74M
693K

The cost of living in Chongqing is 67% less expensive than in Oslo. Cities ranked 6369th and 321st ($725 vs $2206) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 99th and 1st in China and Norway, respectively. Check China vs Norway comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 1.6 months in Oslo. Chongqing ranked 28th best city to live in China vs Oslo ranked 1st in Norway, while ranked 5791st and 38th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Oslo

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Chongqing Oslo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.3
$17.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.1
$84.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.54
$12.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$9.47
 Cappuccino
$4.67
$4.73
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$3.05
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
$1204
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$972
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$474
$2082
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$1679
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.3
$138
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$214
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13
$46.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.52%
2.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$9897
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1924
$7432
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$83.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.08
$24.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$2.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
$2.04
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
$2.96
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$3.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
$4.36
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$11.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$14.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
$27.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$2.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$2.26
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$2.93
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$3.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$2.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$2.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$1.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$3.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
$18.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$3.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.09
$15.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.37
$5.94
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
$4.8
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
$2.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.5
$42.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.99
$16.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.2
$89.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.98
$39.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$81.2
$95.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.6
$93.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$337
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22110
$10489

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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
14 km or 8.7 mi Baerum
$2027
25 km or 16 mi Lillestrom
$2117
27 km or 17 mi Asker
$1737
35 km or 22 mi Jessheim
$1727
36 km or 22 mi Drammen
$1834
50 km or 31 mi Moss
$1870
57 km or 35 mi Horten
$1739
68 km or 42 mi Kongsberg
$1650
71 km or 44 mi Tonsberg
$1704
74 km or 46 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
78 km or 48 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
92 km or 57 mi Sandefjord
$1683
96 km or 60 mi Halden
$1571
100 km or 62 mi Hamar
$1956
103 km or 64 mi Skien
$1688
104 km or 65 mi Larvik
$1899
106 km or 66 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
106 km or 66 mi Arvika
$1201
108 km or 67 mi Gjovik
$1721
135 km or 84 mi Lillehammer
$1735
165 km or 103 mi Karlstad
$1135
186 km or 115 mi Uddevalla
$1118
194 km or 120 mi Vanersborg
$1249
197 km or 122 mi Arendal
$1608
201 km or 125 mi Trollhattan
$1057
220 km or 137 mi Mariestad
$1251
241 km or 150 mi Mora
$996
245 km or 152 mi Skovde
$1296
247 km or 154 mi Ludvika
$1383
252 km or 156 mi Kristiansand
$1682
259 km or 161 mi Gothenburg
$1442
260 km or 162 mi Orebro
$1216
261 km or 162 mi Molndal
$1466
266 km or 166 mi Borlange
$1174
275 km or 171 mi Boras
$1132
276 km or 171 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
281 km or 175 mi Falun
$975
303 km or 188 mi Sandnes
$1761
304 km or 189 mi Stavanger
$1850
305 km or 190 mi Bergen
$1747