China vs Germany cost of living comparison

Cost of living in China

Supermarket prices in China
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.95 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 4.42 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.32 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 12.74 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.8 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.94 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.23 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.79 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.94 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.93 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.8 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.18 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.58 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.6 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 10.75 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.51 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.82 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.72 (USD)

Restaurant prices in China
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 5.1 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 3.25 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 21.63 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.3 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.94 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.48 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.75 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.66 (USD)

Shopping prices in China
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 83.91 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 89.35 (USD)
High quality jeans 58.04 (USD)
womens summer dress 34.76 (USD)

Transportation in China
Taxi minimum charge 1.45 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.36 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 5.3 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.28 (USD)
One month pass 18.07 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 19007 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 17899 (USD)

Rent prices in China
1 bedroom flat in city center 493 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1013 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 272 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 604 (USD)
Square meter in city center 7379 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3745 (USD)

Home and utilities in China
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 49 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 14 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.03 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in China
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 477 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 16167 (USD)

Gym and activities in China
Gym monthly membership cost 35.32 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 11.93 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 6.55 (USD)

Salaries and interest in China
Average monthly net salary 979 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 5.04 %

Cost of living in Germany

Supermarket prices in Germany
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 0.85 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 5.19 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.3 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.47 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.28 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.24 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 11.53 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.73 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.24 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.54 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.42 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.44 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.65 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.05 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.47 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 5.34 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.64 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.44 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 6.91 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Germany
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 9.27 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 11.26 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 54.05 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 2.34 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.95 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.55 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.55 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.98 (USD)

Shopping prices in Germany
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 88.43 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 120.13 (USD)
High quality jeans 85.14 (USD)
womens summer dress 37.26 (USD)

Transportation in Germany
Taxi minimum charge 3.71 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 2.14 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 32.1 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 3.09 (USD)
One month pass 81.03 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.56 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 23289 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 23489 (USD)

Rent prices in Germany
1 bedroom flat in city center 870 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1604 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 623 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1188 (USD)
Square meter in city center 5768 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3814 (USD)

Home and utilities in Germany
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 253 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 36 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.11 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Germany
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 360 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 13567 (USD)

Gym and activities in Germany
Gym monthly membership cost 32.45 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 21.21 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 12.84 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Germany
Average monthly net salary 2520 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.95 %