Cost of living in Istanbul (Turkey) is 58% cheaper than in Shanghai (China)

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TOTAL - 58%
warning This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 2,179 prices entered by 393 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 18, 2021. Exchange rate: 0.693 CNY / TRY
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require 57,000元 in Shanghai you would need to make just about 24,153元 (34,868TL) in Istanbul.

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