Shenzhen China vs Berlin Germany cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Shenzhen China

Supermarket prices in Shenzhen
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 2.25 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 6.19 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.37 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.18 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.81 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.9 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 12.19 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.53 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.17 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.27 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.5 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.42 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.88 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.5 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.7 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 21.63 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.7 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.13 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 3.49 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Shenzhen
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 4.53 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 4.24 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 27.15 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.37 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.2 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.49 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.96 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.46 (USD)

Shopping prices in Shenzhen
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 77.37 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 87.31 (USD)
High quality jeans 63.45 (USD)
womens summer dress 36.99 (USD)

Transportation in Shenzhen
Taxi minimum charge 1.34 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.36 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 6.72 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.54 (USD)
One month pass 21 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 21834 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 20957 (USD)

Rent prices in Shenzhen
1 bedroom flat in city center 740 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1573 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 481 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 953 (USD)
Square meter in city center 13018 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 8239 (USD)

Home and utilities in Shenzhen
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 64 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 18 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.02 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Shenzhen
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 728 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 23246 (USD)

Gym and activities in Shenzhen
Gym monthly membership cost 34.58 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 14.39 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 7 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Shenzhen
Average monthly net salary 1152 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 5.1 %

Cost of living in Berlin Germany

Supermarket prices in Berlin
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 0.99 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 5.51 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.29 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.14 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.26 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.2 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 12.29 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.58 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.57 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.48 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.62 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.83 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.62 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.35 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.62 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 6.35 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.71 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.71 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 7.46 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Berlin
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 9.09 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 10.03 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 44.57 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 2.01 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.25 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.12 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.68 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.78 (USD)

Shopping prices in Berlin
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 95.55 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 120.93 (USD)
High quality jeans 96.14 (USD)
womens summer dress 37.12 (USD)

Transportation in Berlin
Taxi minimum charge 4.39 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 2.54 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 31.76 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 3.2 (USD)
One month pass 87.86 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.62 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 22286 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 26224 (USD)

Rent prices in Berlin
1 bedroom flat in city center 986 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1951 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 759 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1374 (USD)
Square meter in city center 6724 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 4254 (USD)

Home and utilities in Berlin
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 262 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 34 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.11 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Berlin
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 154 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 8422 (USD)

Gym and activities in Berlin
Gym monthly membership cost 29.48 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 21.27 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 13.91 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Berlin
Average monthly net salary 2781 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.83 %