Shanghai China vs Buenos Aires Argentina cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Shanghai China

Supermarket prices in Shanghai
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 2.77 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 5.98 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.37 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.22 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 14.55 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.67 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 12.01 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.85 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.43 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.41 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.18 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.09 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.51 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.66 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.66 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 15.86 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.5 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.44 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 3.09 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Shanghai
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 5.46 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 5 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 38.57 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.4 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.44 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.71 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.94 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.46 (USD)

Shopping prices in Shanghai
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 85.01 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 120.94 (USD)
High quality jeans 66.54 (USD)
womens summer dress 36.98 (USD)

Transportation in Shanghai
Taxi minimum charge 1.86 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.38 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 5.25 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.55 (USD)
One month pass 29.11 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.95 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 19483 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 19921 (USD)

Rent prices in Shanghai
1 bedroom flat in city center 1037 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2429 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 530 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1366 (USD)
Square meter in city center 12997 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 6747 (USD)

Home and utilities in Shanghai
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 52 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 14 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.03 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Shanghai
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 815 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 24064 (USD)

Gym and activities in Shanghai
Gym monthly membership cost 59.19 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 12 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 7.63 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Shanghai
Average monthly net salary 1383 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 4.85 %

Cost of living in Buenos Aires Argentina

Supermarket prices in Buenos Aires
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 0.81 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 3.76 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.23 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.88 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.66 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.66 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.63 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.27 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.72 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.06 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.76 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.55 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.11 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.81 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.88 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 2.87 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.75 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.75 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 1.7 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Buenos Aires
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 4.78 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 5.69 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 20.91 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.77 (USD)
Cup of coffee 1.57 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.01 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.93 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.19 (USD)

Shopping prices in Buenos Aires
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 65.5 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 66.6 (USD)
High quality jeans 49.72 (USD)
womens summer dress 37.93 (USD)

Transportation in Buenos Aires
Taxi minimum charge 0.81 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.35 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 4.27 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.3 (USD)
One month pass 12.29 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.76 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 18963 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 20276 (USD)

Rent prices in Buenos Aires
1 bedroom flat in city center 242 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 478 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 195 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 367 (USD)
Square meter in city center 3033 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 2314 (USD)

Home and utilities in Buenos Aires
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 66 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 25 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.15 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Buenos Aires
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 197 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 3542 (USD)

Gym and activities in Buenos Aires
Gym monthly membership cost 26.79 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 9.22 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 5.75 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Buenos Aires
Average monthly net salary 543 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 47.05 %