Summary

Cost of living in Guangzhou is 5% more expensive than Busan according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$993
$1,048
Cost of Living
$808
$939
Average Salary
$515
$773
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$395.94
$594.81
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$265.98
$300
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$808.04
$1,136.01
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$673.36
$637.58

Salaries And Financing

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$808.04
$939.15
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%3.39
%5.29

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$146.59
$53.3
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.08
$0.03
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$27.7
$18.98

Markets

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.94
$2.05
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.87
$1.22
Eggs (regular) (12)
$3.28
$1.89
Local Cheese (1kg)
$11.31
$8.68
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.2
$0.64
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$10.4
$8.97
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.18
$1.05
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.14
$1.8
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$3.18
$3.52
Apples (1kg)
$4.09
$2.27
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.92
$4.94
Oranges (1kg)
$1.82
$1.84
Potato (1kg)
$1.97
$1.28
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.62
$0.56
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.42
$1.03
Tomato (1kg)
$2.54
$1.42
Banana (1kg)
$4.24
$1.14
Onion (1kg)
$2.05
$1.16
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$18.32
$11.13

Transportation

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$1.1
$0.35
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$39.06
$21.91
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.1
$1.02
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$808.04
$21,520.9
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.67
$1.66
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.53
$0.38
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$13.33
$5.73
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$808.04
$17,334.19

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$44.04
$60.04
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$49.83
$30.77
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$51.66
$82.3
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$74.97
$78.73

Restaurants

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$5.66
$3.1
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$40.81
$21.97
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$5.52
$4.17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$2.42
$1.07
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.1
$2.35
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.17
$0.47
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.6
$0.31
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.33
$3.78

Sports And Leisure

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$58.81
$31.01
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$21.01
$13.25
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$8.22
$7.92

Childcare

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$260.37
$448.18
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$808.04
$13,899.54

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Busan
Guangzhou
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$808.04
$8,591.19
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$808.04
$4,205.98