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Cost of Living

ItemCost in RMBin $US (@ 6.23RMB/$1)

Transit

Rechargeable subway card 30 $4.81
Single Subway Ride (varies based on distance) 3 to 6 $0.48 - $0.96

Dining Out

Nice dinner at a Western restaurant 400 $64.16
Nice dinner at a Chinese restaurant 100 $16.04
Casual dinner (similar to US chain restaurant) 30 $4.81
McDonald's: regular coffee 5 $0.80
Starbucks: venti caffe latte 33 $5.29
     

Groceries

Loaf of bread 22 - 35 $3.53 - 5.61
Box cereal 20 to 45 $3.21 - $7.22
1 pound of coffee 40 to 70 $6.42 - 11.23
     
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