Gothenburg vs Quanzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Quanzhou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$757
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$1921
🏠 One person rent
$743
$350
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$591
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$247
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$74.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$972
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
46
52
😀 Quality of life
92
54
🏙️ Population
605K
8.78M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 91% more expensive than in Quanzhou. Cities ranked 2868th and 6218th ($1442 vs $757) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 57th in Sweden and China, respectively. Check Sweden vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 1.3 months in Quanzhou. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Quanzhou ranked 35th in China, while ranked 63rd and 5945th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Quanzhou

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Gothenburg Quanzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$2.98
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$10.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$4.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$1.77
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$4.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$431
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$288
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$768
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$490
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$21.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$33.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
5.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$5871
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$3592
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$19.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$3.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.63
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$2.31
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.05
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$23.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$2.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$13.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$2.5
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.38
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.83
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$0.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.59
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.99
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$2.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$5.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$4.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$38.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$6.28
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$37.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$5.87
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$37
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$95.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$172
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$17040

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

Cities near Quanzhou

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi Jinjiang
$702
59 km or 36 mi Kinmen
$828
70 km or 44 mi Xiamen
$828
72 km or 45 mi Putian
$705
104 km or 64 mi Zhangzhou
$751
147 km or 92 mi Fuzhou
$700
159 km or 99 mi Longyan
$691
177 km or 110 mi Sanming
$694
197 km or 122 mi Nanping
$684
216 km or 134 mi Ningde
$701
218 km or 136 mi Changhua
$842
227 km or 141 mi Taichung
$927
229 km or 142 mi Miaoli
$708
240 km or 149 mi Douliu
$827
240 km or 149 mi Nantou
$828
241 km or 150 mi Hsinchu
$807
242 km or 150 mi Chaozhou
$648
245 km or 152 mi Zhubei
$1006
247 km or 154 mi Chiayi
$882
257 km or 160 mi Shantou
$1051
259 km or 161 mi Meizhou
$775
265 km or 165 mi Taoyuan
$854
269 km or 167 mi Tainan
$859
271 km or 169 mi Jieyang
$747
289 km or 179 mi New Taipei
$1064
297 km or 185 mi Taipei
$1271
303 km or 188 mi Puning
$700
309 km or 192 mi Kaohsiung
$914
319 km or 198 mi Keelung
$973
320 km or 199 mi Yilan
$758
321 km or 199 mi Wuyishan
$642
354 km or 220 mi Taitung
$1091
379 km or 236 mi Rui'an
$687
381 km or 237 mi Ganzhou
$792
397 km or 247 mi Shangrao
$765
399 km or 248 mi Guixi
$662
400 km or 249 mi Wenzhou
$968
401 km or 249 mi Yingtan
$679
407 km or 253 mi Fuzhou
$734
408 km or 254 mi Shanwei
$710