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Shanghai vs Adelaide
Sha vs Adl

Average net salary (After tax)

Adelaide
Shanghai

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Sha
Outside city centre
Adl
Sha

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Adl
Sha
Outside city centre
Adl
Sha

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Adl
Sha
Outside city centre
Adl
Sha

Mortgage rates

Adelaide
4.5%
Shanghai
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Adelaide
Shanghai

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Adl
Sha

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Adl
Sha

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Adl
Sha

Monthly pass

Regular price

Adl
Sha

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Adelaide
Shanghai

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Adl
Sha
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Adl
Sha
White bread 500g
Adl
Sha
Eggs 12
Adl
Sha
White rice 1kg
Adl
Sha

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Adelaide
Shanghai

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Adl
Sha
Beef round 1kg
Adl
Sha
Local cheese 1kg
Adl
Sha

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Adl
Sha
Lettuce 1 head
Adl
Sha
Tomatoes 1kg
Adl
Sha

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Adl
Sha
Oranges 1 head
Adl
Sha
Bananas 1kg
Adl
Sha

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Adelaide
4.5%
Shanghai
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Adelaide are 17.14% higher than in Shanghai

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Adl
Sha
Market 0.5L bottle
Adl
Sha

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Adl
Sha
Market 0.33L bottle
Adl
Sha

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Adelaide
5
Shanghai

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Adl
Sha

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Adl
Sha

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Adl
Sha
1 pair men's leather shoes
Adl
Sha

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Adelaide
$15.33
Shanghai
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Adl $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth