Chongqing vs Port Moresby - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Port Moresby
🚶 Cost of living one person
$725
$528
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2101
$1284
🏠 One person rent
$238
$234
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$415
🍽️ Food expenses
$307
$201
🚐 Transport expenses
$72.9
$35.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$772
$354
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
88
19
😀 Quality of life
55
52
🏙️ Population
7.74M
317K

The cost of living in Chongqing is 37% more expensive than in Port Moresby. Cities ranked 6369th and 8082nd ($725 vs $528) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 99th and 1st in China and Papua New Guinea, respectively. Check China vs Papua New Guinea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 0.7 months in Port Moresby. Chongqing ranked 28th best city to live in China vs Port Moresby ranked 1st in Papua New Guinea, while ranked 5791st and 6072nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Port Moresby

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Chongqing Port Moresby
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.3
$3.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$25.1
$19.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.54
$4.64
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$1.66
 Cappuccino
$4.67
$1.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$0.66
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$291
$227
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$161
$149
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$474
$449
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$294
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.3
$37.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.1
$57.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13
$32.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.52%
11.8%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1061
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1924
$654
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.44
$0.45
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.1
$18.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.08
$6.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.98
$0.97
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.21
$1.03
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.46
$0.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.31
$1.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$6.22
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$4.14
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.2
$6.51
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$1.94
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$1.25
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
$7.05
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$1.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.09
$2.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.37
$3.65
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.29
$2.87
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$1.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
$1.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.5
$23.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.99
$4.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.2
$20.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.98
$4.36
👖 Brand Jeans
$81.2
$33.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.6
$63.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$373
$119
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22110
$3367

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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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$514
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$1400
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$463
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$1224
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$1577
1489 km or 925 mi Auki
$1581
1586 km or 986 mi Rockhampton
$1390
1656 km or 1029 mi Gladstone
$1603
1734 km or 1077 mi Manokwari
$485
1796 km or 1116 mi Bundaberg
$1482
1810 km or 1125 mi Darwin
$1610
1859 km or 1155 mi Hervey Bay
$1658
2003 km or 1244 mi Sorong
$493
2008 km or 1248 mi Sunshine Coast
$1808
2026 km or 1259 mi Caloundra
$1630
2049 km or 1273 mi Caboolture
$1630
2071 km or 1287 mi Toowoomba
$1462
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$2056
2101 km or 1306 mi Ipswich
$1612
2119 km or 1317 mi Alice Springs
$2195
2157 km or 1341 mi Southport
$1627
2163 km or 1344 mi Gold Coast
$1776
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$551
2235 km or 1389 mi Byron Bay
$2199
2273 km or 1413 mi Luganville
$2865
2276 km or 1414 mi Baucau
$493
2342 km or 1455 mi Melekeok
$1162
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$1162
2371 km or 1473 mi Dili
$504
2376 km or 1477 mi Ainaro
$494
2384 km or 1481 mi Armidale
$1677
2397 km or 1489 mi Coffs Harbour
$1359
2403 km or 1493 mi Yaren
$624
2407 km or 1496 mi Maliana
$494
2461 km or 1529 mi Port Vila
$1635
2470 km or 1535 mi Ternate
$491
2487 km or 1545 mi Paita
$1457
2495 km or 1550 mi Dumbea
$1457
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$1559
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$1640