China is 86.9% more expensive than Colombia.

If you lived in China instead of Colombia, you would:

pay 1.1% less for restaurants

 
Colombia
China
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.58
$7,864
$3.40
CN¥23.06
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.38
$13,340
$5.44
CN¥36.89
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.65
$1,988
$0.52
CN¥3.51

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pay 2.0 times more for groceries

 
Colombia
China
Bread
1 loaf
$0.76
$2,327
$1.82
CN¥12.31
Local cheese (8 oz) $1.46
$4,442
$6.98
CN¥47.33
Milk (1 gallon) $2.58
$7,852
$7.82
CN¥53.01

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pay 1.4% more for transportation

 
Colombia
China
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.46
$7,501
$4.16
CN¥28.21
Monthly public transit pass $25.80
$78,569
$17.84
CN¥120.98
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $16,666.55
$50,746,313
$22,106.75
CN¥149,936.81

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pay 13.1% more for housing

 
Colombia
China
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$26.22
$79,826
$14.92
CN¥101.17
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $249.06
$758,328
$404.30
CN¥2,742.13
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $180.47
$549,485
$256.14
CN¥1,737.27

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pay 4.1 times more for childcare

 
Colombia
China
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $137.43
$418,457
$443.85
CN¥3,010.34
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $3,306.54
$10,067,763
$16,577.11
CN¥112,432.56

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pay 2.2 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Colombia
China
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.91
$2,768
$1.06
CN¥7.17
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.04
$3,158
$3.94
CN¥26.72
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.87
$5,693
$3.36
CN¥22.76

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pay 58.3% more for clothing

 
Colombia
China
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$39.96
$121,667
$66.87
CN¥453.56
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$28.96
$88,187
$38.65
CN¥262.17
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$63.44
$193,158
$95.94
CN¥650.72

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