Port Louis is 15.1% more expensive than Beijing.

If you lived in Port Louis instead of Beijing, you would:

pay 88.1% more for restaurants

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.46
CN¥37.06
$6.15
Rs211
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.46
CN¥37.06
$5.41
Rs185
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.52
CN¥3.51
$1.30
Rs44

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pay 34.4% more for groceries

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Bread
1 loaf
$1.68
CN¥11.40
$0.70
Rs24
Local cheese (8 oz) $8.24
CN¥55.89
$8.00
Rs274
Milk (1 gallon) $7.39
CN¥50.11
$5.75
Rs197

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pay 92.0% more for transportation

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.10
CN¥27.84
$4.20
Rs144
Monthly public transit pass $31.23
CN¥211.80
$24.60
Rs843
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $21,859.29
CN¥148,258.44
$29,520.29
Rs1,011,073

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pay 13.7% less for housing

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$18.04
CN¥122.34
$33.35
Rs1,142
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,098.54
CN¥7,450.74
$425.23
Rs14,564
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $643.77
CN¥4,366.29
$218.34
Rs7,478

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pay 81.4% less for childcare

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $788.36
CN¥5,346.96
$172.61
Rs5,912
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $25,488.98
CN¥172,876.44
$3,874.54
Rs132,703

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pay 0.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.56
CN¥10.59
$1.97
Rs67
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.48
CN¥30.41
$2.46
Rs84
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.12
CN¥21.18
$5.66
Rs194

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pay 14.5% less for clothing

 
Beijing
Port Louis
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$72.25
CN¥490.00
$40.41
Rs1,384
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.65
CN¥262.12
$43.46
Rs1,489
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$88.59
CN¥600.86
$82.59
Rs2,829

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