China is 31.7% more expensive than Romania.

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

pay 37.1% less for restaurants

 
Romania
China
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.49
RON21.97
$3.40
CN¥23.06
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.69
RON18.78
$5.44
CN¥36.89
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.21
RON4.86
$0.52
CN¥3.51

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pay 59.3% more for groceries

 
Romania
China
Bread
1 loaf
$0.65
RON2.61
$1.82
CN¥12.31
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.78
RON11.12
$6.98
CN¥47.33
Milk (1 gallon) $4.00
RON16.02
$7.82
CN¥53.01

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pay 5.5% less for transportation

 
Romania
China
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.93
RON19.73
$4.16
CN¥28.21
Monthly public transit pass $19.27
RON77.16
$17.84
CN¥120.98
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $18,459.03
RON73,893.36
$22,106.75
CN¥149,936.81

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pay 21.8% more for housing

 
Romania
China
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$9.57
RON38.30
$14.92
CN¥101.17
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $274.45
RON1,098.65
$404.30
CN¥2,742.13
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $192.88
RON772.13
$256.14
CN¥1,737.27

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pay 2.3 times more for childcare

 
Romania
China
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $253.12
RON1,013.26
$443.85
CN¥3,010.34
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,027.36
RON24,128.11
$16,577.11
CN¥112,432.56

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pay 31.0% more for entertainment and sports

 
Romania
China
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.38
RON5.52
$1.06
CN¥7.17
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.53
RON6.13
$3.94
CN¥26.72
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.74
RON18.99
$3.36
CN¥22.76

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pay 27.4% more for clothing

 
Romania
China
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$53.39
RON213.72
$66.87
CN¥453.56
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$32.51
RON130.15
$38.65
CN¥262.17
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$66.52
RON266.27
$95.94
CN¥650.72

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