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30 years ago, the average monthly wage is about 30-40 Yuan, and the cost of an marriage is only several hundred . Today, a monthly salary is thousands of Yuan, but marriage cost now is hundreds of thousands or even over one million Yuan. Recently, a post named “contrast of the the wedding costs since 70 years” goes viral.
Below are the costs in different times of China:

In 1970s, a decent wedding costs only 600 yuan.

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In the 1980s, around 3,000 yuan.

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In the 1990s, the entire wedding cost is about 33,000 yuan.

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In the 21st century, marriage cost is up to 426,200 yuan, which is almost 710 times of that in 1970s. What about yours? How much is your marriage cost?

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river16 Post time: 2012-10-15 13:24
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NO! "MY FACE IS/MUST BE BIGGER THEN OTHERS"!!!  ok le, make the wedding-agents richer and richer.
some day Jiangsu will rule China

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This post was edited by river16 at 2012-10-15 22:03
lionstar Post time: 2012-10-15 19:47
NO! "MY FACE IS/MUST BE BIGGER THEN OTHERS"!!!  ok le, make the wedding-agents richer and richer.

but now the families who hold the wedding banquets also collecting money from the attendants. so they're not gonna lose money, on contrary, for the brides' families, considering the bridegroom's families have to pay for the properties or anything else, will make profits from the marriages.
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