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Shanghai vs Hobart
Sha vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Shanghai

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Sha
Outside city centre
Hba
Sha

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Sha
Outside city centre
Hba
Sha

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Sha
Outside city centre
Hba
Sha

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Shanghai
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Shanghai

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Sha

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Sha

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Sha

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Sha

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Shanghai

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Sha
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Shanghai

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Sha
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Sha
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Sha

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Sha
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Sha
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Sha

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Shanghai
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Shanghai

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Sha
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Sha

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Sha
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Sha

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Shanghai

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Sha

Summer dress

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

Hba
Sha

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Shanghai
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Sha $4,070.74/mth