Cost of living in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) is 15% more expensive than in Zhengzhou (China)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 528 prices entered by 89 different people.
For example, you would need at least 元10,799 (45,971 Birr) in Addis Ababa to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 元9,400 in Zhengzhou.