Shenzhen China vs Rome Italy 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 Rome Italy

Supermarket prices in Rome
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.44 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 8.89 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.39 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.5 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 14.39 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.34 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 17.4 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.87 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.18 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.23 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.54 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.57 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.42 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.35 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.55 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 6.35 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.91 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 6.17 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Rome
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 8.73 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 17.05 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 66.85 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.19 (USD)
Cup of coffee 1.36 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.03 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.53 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.59 (USD)

Shopping prices in Rome
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 89.64 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 131.67 (USD)
High quality jeans 97.56 (USD)
womens summer dress 31.52 (USD)

Transportation in Rome
Taxi minimum charge 4.5 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.57 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 33.92 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.67 (USD)
One month pass 38.61 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.68 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 24024 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 25927 (USD)

Rent prices in Rome
1 bedroom flat in city center 1005 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1954 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 704 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1348 (USD)
Square meter in city center 7505 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 3293 (USD)

Home and utilities in Rome
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 194 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 32 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.2 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Rome
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 504 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 12685 (USD)

Gym and activities in Rome
Gym monthly membership cost 70.14 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 20.7 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 10.03 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Rome
Average monthly net salary 1629 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 2.12 %