Cambridge United Kingdom vs Beijing China cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Cambridge United Kingdom

Supermarket prices in Cambridge
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.22 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 7.52 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.34 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.21 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.68 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.9 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.36 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.95 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.51 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.59 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.55 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.64 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.28 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.87 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.52 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 9.54 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.38 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.83 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 12.67 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Cambridge
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 7.38 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 17.9 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 71.08 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.44 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.51 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.8 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.15 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.97 (USD)

Shopping prices in Cambridge
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 75.26 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 99.93 (USD)
High quality jeans 78.73 (USD)
womens summer dress 36.64 (USD)

Transportation in Cambridge
Taxi minimum charge 3.58 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.29 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 21.47 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 3.41 (USD)
One month pass 76.79 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.58 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 24107 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 21373 (USD)

Rent prices in Cambridge
1 bedroom flat in city center 1314 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1968 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 1013 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1515 (USD)
Square meter in city center 7179 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3672 (USD)

Home and utilities in Cambridge
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 251 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 42 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.12 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Cambridge
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 1496 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 15061 (USD)

Gym and activities in Cambridge
Gym monthly membership cost 43.83 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 3.8 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 14.61 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Cambridge
Average monthly net salary 2348 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 4.05 %

Cost of living in Beijing China

Supermarket prices in Beijing
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.7 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 4.71 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.35 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.25 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 14.36 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.29 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.35 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.33 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.84 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.82 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.73 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.78 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.99 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.72 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.64 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 13.72 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.55 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.08 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.83 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Beijing
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 5.05 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 3.99 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 28.55 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.33 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.07 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.46 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.13 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.49 (USD)

Shopping prices in Beijing
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 82.17 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 94.96 (USD)
High quality jeans 67.42 (USD)
womens summer dress 34.37 (USD)

Transportation in Beijing
Taxi minimum charge 1.84 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.32 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 6.86 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.56 (USD)
One month pass 26.59 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.02 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 19791 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 16525 (USD)

Rent prices in Beijing
1 bedroom flat in city center 1073 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2200 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 588 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1413 (USD)
Square meter in city center 13907 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 7133 (USD)

Home and utilities in Beijing
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 61 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 14 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.03 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Beijing
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 672 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 22221 (USD)

Gym and activities in Beijing
Gym monthly membership cost 47.11 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 19.36 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 7.07 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Beijing
Average monthly net salary 1310 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 5.22 %