Chongqing vs Tripoli - Cost of Living Comparison

Chongqing Tripoli
🚶 Cost of living one person
$685
$528
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2006
$1282
🏠 One person rent
$220
$216
🏘️ Family rent
$393
$384
🍽️ Food expenses
$270
$202
🚐 Transport expenses
$97.9
$52.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$778
$302
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
88
22
😀 Quality of life
70
50
🏙️ Population
7.74M
1.29M

The cost of living in Chongqing is 30% more expensive than in Tripoli. Cities ranked 6894th and 8223rd ($685 vs $528) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 210th and 1st in China and Libya, respectively. Check China vs Libya comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Chongqing compared to 0.6 months in Tripoli. Chongqing ranked 17th best city to live in China vs Tripoli ranked 1st in Libya, while ranked 2507th and 6265th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chongqing vs Tripoli

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Chongqing Tripoli
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$6.28
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.5
$35.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.09
$4.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.16
$0.99
 Cappuccino
$4.27
$0.57
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.45
$0.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$265
$228
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$155
$144
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$462
$491
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$301
$267
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31
$30.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.7
$46.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$12.6
$25.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.31%
15.36%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2754
$1351
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1687
$469
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.59
$0.23
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$32.6
$21.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.24
$6.11
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$0.55
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.06
$0.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.44
$0.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.13
$1.41
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.1
$6.55
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.94
$3.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$8.63
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
$0.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$0.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$0.64
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.17
$1.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.4
$1.42
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.85
$0.73
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.54
$2.43
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$9.26
$4.38
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.26
$1.31
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$0.74
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.42
$0.85
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36
$28.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.54
$5.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$61.4
$25.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$8
$1.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$56.6
$38.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$76.8
$50.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$368
$67.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22014
$1202

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Distance City Cost of living
97 km or 60 mi Huaying
$654
103 km or 64 mi Guang'an
$722
120 km or 75 mi Longchang
$667
127 km or 79 mi Luzhou
$735
140 km or 87 mi Suining
$720
140 km or 87 mi Neijiang
$786
145 km or 90 mi Nanchong
$657
170 km or 106 mi Zigong
$684
183 km or 113 mi Shehong
$676
191 km or 119 mi Ziyang
$704
194 km or 120 mi Renhuai
$666
201 km or 125 mi Yibin
$726
208 km or 129 mi Dazhou
$693
209 km or 130 mi Zunyi
$710
211 km or 131 mi Jianyang
$679
232 km or 144 mi Langzhong
$669
249 km or 154 mi Lichuan
$668
258 km or 160 mi Bazhong
$719
264 km or 164 mi Meishan
$713
265 km or 165 mi Chengdu
$759
266 km or 165 mi Leshan
$720
266 km or 166 mi Guanghan
$664
268 km or 167 mi Deyang
$723
272 km or 169 mi Mianyang
$565
277 km or 172 mi Bijie
$765
285 km or 177 mi Shifang
$659
292 km or 181 mi Emeishan
$656
294 km or 183 mi Pengzhou
$673
298 km or 185 mi Enshi
$669
298 km or 185 mi Mianzhu
$661
298 km or 185 mi Chongzhou
$669
300 km or 186 mi Jiangyou
$671
309 km or 192 mi Qionglai
$666
316 km or 196 mi Wanyuan
$657
320 km or 199 mi Dujiangyan
$669
327 km or 203 mi Guangyuan
$707
331 km or 206 mi Guiyang
$599
331 km or 206 mi Tongren
$718
342 km or 212 mi Ya'an
$688
342 km or 213 mi Jishou
$652

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Distance City Cost of living
45 km or 28 mi Zawiya
$320
66 km or 41 mi Sabratha
$346
80 km or 50 mi Gharyan
$352
103 km or 64 mi Zuwarah
$346
104 km or 64 mi Al-Khums
$352
110 km or 68 mi Yafran
$347
187 km or 116 mi Misrata
$335
305 km or 190 mi Sfax
$381
308 km or 191 mi Gabes
$307
355 km or 221 mi Mosta
$1126
355 km or 221 mi Marsaskala
$1311
356 km or 221 mi Zabbar
$1082
356 km or 221 mi Birkirkara
$1452
357 km or 222 mi Naxxar
$1369
357 km or 222 mi Valletta
$1579
358 km or 222 mi San Gwann
$1530
358 km or 222 mi Gzira
$1574
359 km or 223 mi Sliema
$1520
359 km or 223 mi St. Paul's Bay
$1181
404 km or 251 mi Sousse
$399
422 km or 262 mi Kairouan
$296
442 km or 275 mi Gafsa
$324
456 km or 284 mi Nabeul
$388
472 km or 293 mi Ragusa
$911
476 km or 296 mi Gela
$1101
488 km or 303 mi Niscemi
$1189
495 km or 307 mi Agrigento
$1031
504 km or 313 mi Syracuse
$1016
516 km or 320 mi Tunis
$519
516 km or 321 mi La Marsa
$529
521 km or 323 mi Aryanah
$457
543 km or 337 mi Catania
$1084
545 km or 338 mi Tebessa
$418
552 km or 343 mi Marsala
$1196
575 km or 357 mi Bizerte
$366
575 km or 357 mi Trapani
$951
583 km or 362 mi Palermo
$1074
591 km or 367 mi El Oued
$335
611 km or 380 mi Souk Ahras
$331
624 km or 388 mi Reggio Calabria
$1112