Cost of Living Comparison

BOB
COMPARED TO
CNY

Bolivia is 42.6% cheaper than China.

If you lived in China instead of Bolivia, you would:
local_dining

pay 20.1% less for restaurants

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.27
Bs22.54
$3.18
CN¥21.57
-2.6%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.82
Bs40.17
$4.60
CN¥31.20
-21.0%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.82
Bs5.62
$0.47
CN¥3.22
-41.8%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.80
Bs5.49
$0.29
CN¥1.97
-63.5%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 33.0% more for groceries

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.35
Bs9.30
$1.54
CN¥10.46
+14.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.16
Bs14.94
$5.68
CN¥38.54
+162.5%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.59
Bs24.77
$6.97
CN¥47.27
+94.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.48
Bs10.19
$1.74
CN¥11.79
+17.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.56
Bs10.79
$1.77
CN¥12.00
+13.1%
Apples (1 lb) $0.90
Bs6.18
$0.78
CN¥5.29
-12.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.31
Bs2.15
$0.46
CN¥3.12
+47.7%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.57
Bs3.92
$0.81
CN¥5.47
+41.9%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.52
Bs3.57
$0.53
CN¥3.61
+2.8%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.42
Bs2.88
$0.38
CN¥2.58
-9.1%
Onions (1 lb) $0.58
Bs4.02
$0.41
CN¥2.79
-29.4%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 23.6% more for transportation

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.10
Bs14.50
$3.93
CN¥26.66
+87.1%
Monthly public transit pass $28.66
Bs197.74
$15.47
CN¥104.93
-46.0%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $16,444.40
Bs113,452.45
$20,354.52
CN¥138,052.50
+23.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $14.85
Bs102.47
$3.90
CN¥26.43
-73.8%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of transportation
home

pay 1.3% more for housing

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$60.37
Bs416.48
$13.96
CN¥94.70
-76.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $343.25
Bs2,368.13
$383.34
CN¥2,599.98
+11.7%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $233.89
Bs1,613.62
$237.48
CN¥1,610.69
+1.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$26.99
Bs186.20
$38.46
CN¥260.84
+42.5%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 4.8 times more for childcare

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $171.13
Bs1,180.67
$406.50
CN¥2,757.04
+137.5%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $2,755.34
Bs19,009.49
$13,732.89
CN¥93,141.93
+398.4%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 0.8% more for entertainment and sports

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.07
Bs14.28
$0.95
CN¥6.43
-54.2%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.31
Bs15.93
$3.84
CN¥26.07
+66.5%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.07
Bs14.31
$2.91
CN¥19.71
+40.2%
Monthly membership at local gym $42.84
Bs295.58
$42.76
CN¥290.01
-0.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $6.95
Bs47.97
$6.25
CN¥42.40
-10.1%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 16.1% more for clothing

  Bolivia help_outline China help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$50.89
Bs351.09
$60.41
CN¥409.73
+18.7%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$45.71
Bs315.36
$36.85
CN¥249.93
-19.4%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$74.01
Bs510.59
$88.59
CN¥600.88
+19.7%
Men's business shoes (leather) $63.29
Bs436.66
$85.80
CN¥581.93
+35.6%

Bolivia vs. China - Cost of clothing
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