living cost in yiwu

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living cost in yiwu

Chinese name:义乌市

Population     : 2,038,413

Living cost      : Low

Province         : Zhejiang Province

Yiwu with the Population of 2,038,413 is situated in central Zhejiang province. The city is famous for its small commodity trade and vibrant market and tourist destination.Yiwu original name as Wushang was founded in Qin dynasty at or about 222 BC.



Meal, inexpensive restaurant                                                                         20.00RMB

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

Mcmeal at McDonalds                                                                                        30.00 RMB

Imported beer (0.33 liters draught)  20.00RMB

Domestic beer (0.5 litters draught)                                      7.00RMB

Coke/Pepsi 0.5 bottle)                                     3.00RMB

Water ( 0.33 liter small bottle)                                                                           1.80 RMB


Milk (regular) (1 lite)          15.67RMB

Loaf of fresh white bread (500g)                                                                              10.00RMB

Rice (white) (1kg)6.66 RMB

Chicken breast (boneless) (1kg)24.00RMB

Apple (1kg)                                                                                                             12.00RMB

Tomato (1kg)                                                                                                                8.50RMB

Potato (1kg)                                                                                                             5.00RMB


One way ticket (local transport)                                                                            1.50RMB

Monthly pass (regular price)                                                                                  80.00RMB

Taxi start (normal tariff)                                                                                          10.00RMB

Taxi 1 mile (normal tariff).                                                                                      2.50RMB



Rent Per Month          

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

Apartment (1 bedroom) outside city center                                             700.00RMB

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

Apartment (3 bedroom) outside city center                                             1,500.00 RMB


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