Port Louis is 28.7% more expensive than China.

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

pay 87.8% more for restaurants

 
China
Port Louis
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.66
CN¥24.82
$7.65
Rs262
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.31
CN¥36.01
$5.67
Rs194
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.50
CN¥3.40
$1.06
Rs36

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pay 34.4% more for groceries

 
China
Port Louis
Bread
1 loaf
$1.71
CN¥11.61
$0.96
Rs33
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.26
CN¥42.43
$4.76
Rs163
Milk (1 gallon) $7.30
CN¥49.53
$5.37
Rs184

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pay 2.1 times more for transportation

 
China
Port Louis
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.66
CN¥31.58
$4.70
Rs161
Monthly public transit pass $18.54
CN¥125.75
$22.68
Rs777
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $21,479.37
CN¥145,681.67
$27,213.45
Rs932,063

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pay 25.8% more for housing

 
China
Port Louis
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$14.10
CN¥95.61
$37.42
Rs1,282
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $439.74
CN¥2,982.52
$343.41
Rs11,762
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $244.66
CN¥1,659.39
$177.56
Rs6,081

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pay 70.7% less for childcare

 
China
Port Louis
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $422.78
CN¥2,867.48
$162.31
Rs5,559
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $18,175.98
CN¥123,276.75
$3,673.82
Rs125,829

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pay 25.3% more for entertainment and sports

 
China
Port Louis
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.11
CN¥7.51
$2.49
Rs85
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.73
CN¥25.30
$2.43
Rs83
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.30
CN¥22.35
$5.67
Rs194

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pay 15.0% less for clothing

 
China
Port Louis
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$57.76
CN¥391.73
$34.30
Rs1,175
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$34.91
CN¥236.75
$36.93
Rs1,265
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$85.04
CN¥576.79
$71.72
Rs2,456

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