Glasgow vs Hefei - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Hefei
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$676
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$1664
🏠 One person rent
$841
$257
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$396
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$253
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$79.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$958
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
32 km
🎓 Higher education
94
92
😀 Quality of life
96
53
🏙️ Population
626K
9.37M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 127% more expensive than in Hefei. Cities ranked 2601st and 6774th ($1533 vs $676) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 258th in the United Kingdom and China, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 1.4 months in Hefei. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Hefei ranked 36th in China, while ranked 11th and 5955th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Hefei

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Glasgow Hefei
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$3.72
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$20.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$2.51
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$4.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$290
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$175
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$485
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$270
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$43.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$67.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$15.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
5.32%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$4366
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1791
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$22.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$3.76
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$2.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.18
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.69
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$4.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$8.51
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$0.68
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.26
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$0.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.52
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.84
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$18.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$1.2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$3.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$4.79
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$3.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$0.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.71
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$67.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$5.31
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$38
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$4.69
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$47.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$81.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$224
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$7374

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Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211

Cities near Hefei

Distance City Cost of living
48 km or 30 mi Chaohu
$665
73 km or 45 mi Huainan
$715
74 km or 46 mi Lu'an
$739
95 km or 59 mi Tongcheng
$665
103 km or 64 mi Ma'anshan
$702
113 km or 70 mi Tongling
$684
118 km or 73 mi Wuhu
$839
119 km or 74 mi Bengbu
$722
122 km or 76 mi Mingguang
$659
135 km or 84 mi Chizhou
$700
142 km or 88 mi Nanjing
$817
152 km or 94 mi Qianshan
$658
153 km or 95 mi Anqing
$717
173 km or 107 mi Xuancheng
$732
178 km or 110 mi Jurong
$664
180 km or 112 mi Fuyang
$782
183 km or 114 mi Yizheng
$660
186 km or 116 mi Tianchang
$661
199 km or 124 mi Suzhou
$750
209 km or 130 mi Zhenjiang
$588
211 km or 131 mi Yangzhou
$709
213 km or 132 mi Ningguo
$651
214 km or 133 mi Liyang
$666
217 km or 135 mi Danyang
$669
227 km or 141 mi Macheng
$672
228 km or 141 mi Gaoyou
$669
229 km or 142 mi Guangde
$657
237 km or 147 mi Huaibei
$702
238 km or 148 mi Jieshou
$660
242 km or 151 mi Yangzhong
$649
243 km or 151 mi Yongcheng
$681
247 km or 153 mi Yixing
$678
248 km or 154 mi Suqian
$773
251 km or 156 mi Huai'an
$736
254 km or 158 mi Changzhou
$782
256 km or 159 mi Taizhou
$696
259 km or 161 mi Huangshan
$684
260 km or 162 mi Taixing
$678
267 km or 166 mi Xuzhou
$622
268 km or 167 mi Xinghua
$682