Cost of living in Nanjing

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Cost of living in Nanjing

Chinese name:南京


Living cost:High

Province:Jiangsu Province

Nanjing lies the south bank of the Yangtze River, Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu province, is one of the most delightful destinations in China. Nanjing’s memorials, museums and cultural sights also attract huge number of visitors.


Meal,inexpensive restaurant                     25.00RMB

Meal for two people, mid-range restaurant, 3 course     150.00RMB

Mcmeal at McDonalds                          30.00RMB

Imported beer (0.5 liter draught)              20.00RMB

Domestic beer (0.33 litre bottle)                8.00RMB

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 litre bottle)                   3.08RMB

Water (0.33 litre bottle)                       1.58RMB


Milk (regular) (1 litter)                      13.80RMB

Loaf of fresh white bread (500g)                  6.25RMB

Rice (white) 1kg                             6.25RMB

Chicken breast (boneless) 1kg                    26.00RMB

Apple (1kg)                                11.80RMB

Tomato (1kg)                                8.00RMB

Potato (1kg)                                4.00RMB


One way ticket (local transport)                   2.00RMB

Monthly pass (regular price)                     100.00RMB

Taxi start (normal tariff)                      11.00RMB

Rent Per Month           

Apartment (1 bedroom) inside city center           8,650.00RMB

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city center          4,200.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) inside city center          15,250.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside city center          6,333.00RMB

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