Cost of living in Taiyuan, China

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List of prices in Taiyuan, China. Current as of Dec 2019.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 45元
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 28元
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 11元
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 16元
12 eggs, large 10元
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 9元
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 75元
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 10元
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 15元
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 7元
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 106元
2 liters of coca-cola 7元
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 12元
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 2,859元
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 1,938元
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 166元
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area -
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 1,000元
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio -
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 81元
40” flat screen tv 2,430元
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) -
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 45元
Hourly rate for cleaning help 36元
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 300元
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) -
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) -
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 600元
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new -
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 6元
Monthly ticket public transport 80元
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) -
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 60元
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) -
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) -
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 44元
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) -
4 rolls of toilet paper 10元
Tube of toothpaste -
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 46元
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 124元
2 tickets to the movies 102元
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) -
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 250元
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 50元
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 30元
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 30元
Ipad wi-fi 128gb -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.30元
1 month of gym membership in business district 400元
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 18元
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on less than 10 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: December 06, 2019

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