Cost of living in Dezhou, China

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 元40
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 元30
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 元10
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 元15
12 eggs, large 元8
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 元6.00
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 元50
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 元12
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 元7
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 元4.00
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 元100
2 liters of Coca-Cola 元7
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 元5.00
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 元1,200
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 元850
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 元115
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 元800
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 元500
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio -
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) -
40” flat screen TV 元2,750
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 元500
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 元40
Hourly rate for cleaning help 元25
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 元400
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 元300
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 元600
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 元800
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 元130,000
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 元7
Monthly ticket public transport 元120
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 元18
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 元30
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 元30
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 元75
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 元30
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 元31
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 元25
4 rolls of toilet paper 元10
Tube of toothpaste 元10
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 元50
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 元100
2 tickets to the movies 元80
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 元400
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 元500
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 元80
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 元25
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 元25
iPad Air 2, 64GB 元3,000
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 元0.20
1 month of gym membership in business district 元250
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 元20
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 58 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: September 24, 2017.

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