Manaus vs Shenzhen - Cost of Living Comparison

Manaus Shenzhen
🚶 Cost of living one person
$845
$1043
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2040
$2884
🏠 One person rent
$401
$550
🏘️ Family rent
$690
$1101
🍽️ Food expenses
$249
$295
🚐 Transport expenses
$109
$93.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$415
$1453
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
23
95
😀 Quality of life
55
81
🏙️ Population
2.26M
17.5M

The cost of living in Manaus is 19% less expensive than in Shenzhen. Cities ranked 6205th and 5064th ($845 vs $1043) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 9th and 11th in Brazil and China, respectively. Check Brazil vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Manaus compared to 1.4 months in Shenzhen. Manaus ranked 15th best city to live in Brazil vs Shenzhen ranked 3rd in China, while ranked 5895th and 367th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Manaus vs Shenzhen

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Manaus Shenzhen
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.51
$5.22
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20
$31.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.36
$5.12
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.57
$3.33
 Cappuccino
$2.63
$4.23
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.97
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$448
$716
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$257
$433
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$780
$1562
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$478
$881
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$87.7
$43.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$134
$67.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.3
$16.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.08%
4.85%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1542
$16848
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$899
$7920
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.94
$0.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$40.2
$25.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.16
$5.17
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.39
$2.37
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.33
$1.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.12
$2.34
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.75
$17.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.87
$5.02
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.31
$14.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.11
$2.05
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
$1.53
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.14
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.17
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.89
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.89
$14.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.47
$0.81
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.69
$3.32
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.79
$4.15
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.05
$5.37
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.03
$1.82
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.91
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.5
$40
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.53
$7.02
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$37.1
$59.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.82
$8.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.2
$67.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$85.7
$80.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$379
$710
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3771
$24732

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Distance City Cost of living
71 km or 44 mi Manacapuru
$737
175 km or 109 mi Itacoatiara
$724
257 km or 160 mi Maues
$721
364 km or 226 mi Coari
$740
368 km or 229 mi Parintins
$730
466 km or 290 mi Itaituba
$740
484 km or 301 mi Oriximina
$748
522 km or 324 mi Tefe
$611
594 km or 369 mi Santarem
$624
662 km or 412 mi Boa Vista
$713
762 km or 474 mi Porto Velho
$714
828 km or 515 mi Ariquemes
$670
867 km or 539 mi Altamira
$611
892 km or 554 mi Ji-Parana
$668
979 km or 608 mi Rolim de Moura
$668
1030 km or 640 mi Linden
$880
1040 km or 646 mi Santana
$524
1054 km or 655 mi Macapa
$536
1059 km or 658 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$891
1071 km or 666 mi Breves
$599
1072 km or 666 mi Vilhena
$610
1076 km or 669 mi New Amsterdam
$859
1094 km or 680 mi Sinop
$749
1108 km or 689 mi Tabatinga
$610
1118 km or 695 mi Georgetown
$850
1133 km or 704 mi Paramaribo
$921
1151 km or 715 mi Tucurui
$628
1151 km or 715 mi Rio Branco
$750
1165 km or 724 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1321
1172 km or 729 mi Cameta
$613
1231 km or 765 mi Kourou
$1480
1235 km or 767 mi Maraba
$670
1236 km or 768 mi Cayenne
$1629
1246 km or 774 mi Abaetetuba
$580
1264 km or 785 mi Upata
$788
1290 km or 801 mi Puerto Ayacucho
$693
1292 km or 803 mi Belem
$831
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Guayana
$922
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$835
1308 km or 813 mi Ananindeua
$573

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Distance City Cost of living
28 km or 17 mi Kowloon
$2411
30 km or 19 mi Hong Kong
$2720
58 km or 36 mi Zhuhai
$657
65 km or 40 mi Dongguan
$726
66 km or 41 mi Macau
$1601
72 km or 45 mi Zhongshan
$576
74 km or 46 mi Huizhou
$608
100 km or 62 mi Jiangmen
$692
105 km or 65 mi Guangzhou
$760
112 km or 69 mi Foshan
$605
134 km or 83 mi Shanwei
$1073
142 km or 88 mi Kaiping
$797
150 km or 93 mi Heyuan
$866
164 km or 102 mi Qingyuan
$795
174 km or 108 mi Zhaoqing
$766
212 km or 131 mi Yunfu
$798
228 km or 142 mi Yangjiang
$811
233 km or 145 mi Puning
$928
256 km or 159 mi Shaoguan
$819
262 km or 163 mi Jieyang
$957
286 km or 178 mi Shantou
$989
288 km or 179 mi Meizhou
$847
292 km or 182 mi Chaozhou
$808
299 km or 186 mi Wuzhou
$788
303 km or 188 mi Lianzhou
$773
330 km or 205 mi Hezhou
$771
337 km or 209 mi Gaozhou
$562
337 km or 210 mi Maoming
$495
377 km or 234 mi Ganzhou
$831
378 km or 235 mi Chenzhou
$811
401 km or 249 mi Yulin
$664
405 km or 252 mi Zhanjiang
$565
415 km or 258 mi Longyan
$508
428 km or 266 mi Zhangzhou
$753
460 km or 286 mi Guigang
$644
464 km or 288 mi Xiamen
$792
477 km or 297 mi Haikou
$620
485 km or 301 mi Kinmen
$865
489 km or 304 mi Guilin
$521
502 km or 312 mi Yongzhou
$626