Cost of living comparison between Shanghai, China and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

warning This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 1,289 prices entered by 182 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 21, 2016. Exchange rate: 3.273 ETB / CNY

Do you live in Addis Ababa? We need your help!

What is the price of

Domestic cleaning help

in Addis Ababa?


What do you think about this comparison?

International Cost of Living Index


Cost of living in Shanghai (China) is 32% more expensive than in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

For example, you would need at least 103,447 Birr (元31,607) in Shanghai to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 78,125 Birr in Addis Ababa.

Recent Prices Added

  • 1 liter of whole fat milk in Copenhagen costs kr7 (9 minutes ago)
  • Monthly rent - 85 m2 furnished accommodation in expensive area in Riga costs €500 (22 minutes ago)
  • Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Karachi costs ₨14,000 (40 minutes ago)
  • 1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) in Bangkok costs 2.00 ฿ (about 1 hour ago)
  • Ipad air 2, 64gb in Muscat costs ﷼ 100 (about 1 hour ago)
  • Volkswagen golf 2.0 tdi 140 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new in Bucharest costs 95,500 lei (about 2 hours ago)