Cost of living in Shenyang

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Cost of living in Shenyang

Chinese name:沈阳


Living cost:Average


Shenyang is the largest city in the Northeast of China and also the capital as well as Political, economic and cultural centre of Liaoning province. The city urban area has a population of 6.1 million inhabitants whiles the total population of Shenyang municipality which hold the administrative status of sub-provincial city is up to 8.1 million.


Meal, inexpensive restaurant                 16.00RMB

Meal for two people, mid-range restaurant, 3 course     110.00RMB

Mcmeal at McDonalds                          26.00RMB

Imported beer (11.2 OZ small bottle)              15.00RMB

Domestic beer (1-pint draught)               5.00RMB

Coke/Pepsi (11.2 OZ small bottle)                 3.00RMB

Water (11.2 OZ small bottle)                     1.63RMB


Milk (regular) (1 gallon)                      33.00RMB

Loaf of fresh white bread (1lb)                  7.71RMB

Rice (white) (1lb)                           2.27RMB

Chicken breast (boneless) (1lb)                   6.65RMB

Apple (1lb)                                4.08RMB

Tomato (1lb)                               2.27 RMB

Potato (1lb)                               1.51RMB


One way ticket (local transport)                   1.00RMB

Monthly pass (regular price)                     60.00RMB

Taxi start (normal tariff)                       5.50RMB

Taxi 1 mile (normal tariff)                      1.51RMB  

Rent Per Month           

Apartment (1 bedroom) inside city center           1,866.67RMB

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city center          1,350.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) inside city center           2,807.01RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside city center          1,900.00RMB

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