Cost of Living Comparison

CNY
COMPARED TO
PLN

Warsaw is 15.5% more expensive than Beijing.

If you lived in Warsaw instead of Beijing, you would:
local_dining

pay 92.3% more for restaurants

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Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.42
CN¥29.96
$6.56
zł24.30
+48.4%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.15
CN¥34.96
$5.77
zł21.38
+12.0%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.52
CN¥3.53
$1.19
zł4.41
+128.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.32
CN¥2.20
$0.91
zł3.36
+180.1%
Average +92.3%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 14.2% less for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.74
CN¥11.82
$0.91
zł3.36
-47.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $8.38
CN¥56.81
$3.81
zł14.13
-54.5%
Milk (1 gallon) $6.99
CN¥47.44
$2.88
zł10.66
-58.9%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.01
CN¥13.64
$2.25
zł8.33
+11.8%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.59
CN¥10.81
$2.15
zł7.95
+34.7%
Apples (1 lb) $0.95
CN¥6.44
$0.45
zł1.68
-52.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.66
CN¥4.48
$0.59
zł2.19
-10.6%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.88
CN¥5.96
$0.71
zł2.63
-19.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.59
CN¥4.00
$0.82
zł3.04
+39.0%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.39
CN¥2.65
$0.35
zł1.29
-11.2%
Onions (1 lb) $0.35
CN¥2.40
$0.40
zł1.48
+13.0%
Average -14.2%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 20.2% more for transportation

  Beijing help_outline Warsaw help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.99
CN¥27.05
$4.87
zł18.05
+22.2%
Monthly public transit pass $29.45
CN¥199.76
$28.85
zł106.92
-2.0%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,617.04
CN¥139,833.00
$20,984.55
zł77,760.30
+1.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $4.62
CN¥31.36
$7.34
zł27.22
+58.8%
Average +20.2%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of transportation
home

pay 44.4% more for housing

  Beijing help_outline Warsaw help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$15.07
CN¥102.20
$14.67
zł54.37
-2.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,090.22
CN¥7,394.29
$765.57
zł2,836.88
-29.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $618.51
CN¥4,194.99
$576.04
zł2,134.59
-6.9%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$44.19
CN¥299.69
$140.07
zł519.04
+217.0%
Average +44.4%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 54.5% less for childcare

  Beijing help_outline Warsaw help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $741.02
CN¥5,025.92
$384.24
zł1,423.85
-48.1%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $23,299.62
CN¥158,027.37
$9,132.17
zł33,840.13
-60.8%
Average -54.5%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 7.2% more for entertainment and sports

  Beijing help_outline Warsaw help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.77
CN¥11.99
$2.62
zł9.72
+48.4%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.35
CN¥29.53
$2.83
zł10.48
-35.0%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.95
CN¥19.98
$4.59
zł17.01
+55.9%
Monthly membership at local gym $49.50
CN¥335.70
$29.58
zł109.63
-40.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $7.36
CN¥49.94
$7.87
zł29.16
+6.9%
Average +7.2%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 12.9% more for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$69.50
CN¥471.40
$94.14
zł348.84
+35.4%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.07
CN¥251.45
$44.49
zł164.87
+20.0%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$85.90
CN¥582.60
$82.15
zł304.42
-4.4%
Men's business shoes (leather) $110.18
CN¥747.31
$111.02
zł411.39
+0.8%
Average +12.9%

Beijing vs. Warsaw - Cost of clothing
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