China - General information
RegionEastern Asia
CapitalBeijing
LanguageChinese, Simplified Chinese
CurrencyYuan Renminbi
Population1,351,000,000
Phone code+86
Cost of living in China, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $168 $340
Food $146 $240
Transportation $18 $44
Communications and utilities $31 $37
Clothing $24 $89
Sports and leisure $23 $76
Accommodation in China, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$167
Shared room in city centre$340
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$277
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$492
Coordinates of China
Latitude35.000000000
Longitude105.000000000
Elevation (STRM3)1982 m.

List of largest cities in China

 
Shanghai Shanghai
Shanghai Shanghai
22,315,474
Beijing Beijing
Beijing Beijing
11,716,620
Tianjin Tianjin
Tianjin Tianjin
11,090,314
Guangzhou Guangzhou
Guangzhou Guangdong
11,071,424
Shenzhen Shenzhen
Shenzhen Guangdong
10,358,381
Wuhan Wuhan
Wuhan Hubei
9,785,388

Cost of living and prices in China

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2.4 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 16.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3.1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.4 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.4 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.6 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.6 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 0.8 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 12.4 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 3.1 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 9.4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 0.6 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.6 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2.1 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 17.7 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.3 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 3.5 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.8 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 17,705.8 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 31.4 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8.3 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.1 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 60.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 29.6 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 74.2 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 72.0 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 492.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 277.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,030.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 508.1 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 39.3 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 12.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 4,846.5 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,265.0 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 715.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 4.4 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in China

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C36322822202429333638403940
Average high°C28231712101116222629313121
Average temperature°C24191386712172225272717
Average low°C201594248131821242414
Record low°C125-2-6-6-5-249131817-6
RainDays22211222333224
SnowDays0000000000000
FogDays191919212018211919191920230
ThunderstormsDays30000112457729
Average precipitationMm.127543320233655991451842071881169
Relative humidity%76747270707272737477797974
Relative humidity morning%88848078788082848689909084
Relative humidity evening%65626057596061616266696862
Wind speedKm/h881110111111101099810
Day LengthHours13121111111212131415141413
Dew point°C181372-0261217212323143
Growing degree-day°C415283118533741972303764605515393200
Solar radiation, globalMj/m214131110101112151717171614
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