Mali vs China cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Mali

Supermarket prices in Mali
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.58 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 3.71 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.09 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.87 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.52 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.21 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.48 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.02 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.45 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.05 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.22 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.33 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.8 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 4.47 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.4 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.71 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 1.86 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Mali
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 4.05 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 3.31 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 61.22 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.64 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.59 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.97 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.32 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.82 (USD)

Shopping prices in Mali
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 14.96 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 87.66 (USD)
High quality jeans 11.21 (USD)
womens summer dress 24.94 (USD)

Transportation in Mali
Taxi minimum charge 1.84 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.56 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 13.74 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2 (USD)
One month pass - (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.23 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 50490 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 41234 (USD)

Rent prices in Mali
1 bedroom flat in city center 980 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1341 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 513 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 927 (USD)
Square meter in city center 312 (USD)
Square meter outside city center - (USD)

Home and utilities in Mali
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 338 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 35 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.24 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Mali
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 370 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 15206 (USD)

Gym and activities in Mali
Gym monthly membership cost 51.3 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 24.5 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 5.82 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Mali
Average monthly net salary 91 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 11.88 %

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 %