living cost in wuxi

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living cost in wuxi

Chinese name:无锡市

Population     : 6,372,624

Living cost      : Average

Province         : Jiangsu

Wuxi covering an area of 4,785 kilometres square has a population of 6,372,624 and lies on the southern border of Jiangsu Province, about 128 kilometres (79.5 miles) northwest of Shanghai. The city borders two other large cities. Changzhou to the west and Suzhou to the east and borders Zhejiang Province to the South.


Meal, inexpensive restaurant                                                                              20.00RMB

Meal for two people, mid-range restaurant, 3 course                                   140.00RMB

Mcmeal at McDonalds                                                                                           30.00 RMB

Imported beer (0.33 liters draught) 25.00RMB

Domestic beer (0.5 litters draught)                                        5.00RMB

Coke/Pepsi 0.5 bottle)                                     3.00RMB

Water (0.33 liter small bottle)                                             2.00 RMB


Milk (regular) (1 gallon)      60.57RMB

Loaf of fresh white bread (1bl)                                                                                  9.07RMB

Rice (white) (1lb)6.66 RMB

Chicken breast (boneless) (1kg)11.11RMB

Apple (1lb)                                                                                                             5.75RMB

Tomato (1lb)                                                                                                             3.63RMB

Potato (1kg)                                                                           2.27RMB


One way ticket (local transport)                                      2.00RMB

Monthly pass (regular price)                                                                                 100.00RMB

Taxi start (normal tariff)                                                          10.00RMB

Taxi 1 mile (normal tariff).                                                           4.10RMB

Rent Per Month          

Apartment (1 bedroom) inside city center                                  3,000.00RMB

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city center                                             2,000.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) inside city center                                                6,000.00RMB

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside city center                                             3,000.00 RMB

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