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Restaurants

Year
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal for 2 People,
Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
McMeal at McDonalds
(or Equivalent Combo Meal)
2018 2.00 15.00 2.30
2017 2.00 16.00 2.30
2016 2.00 12.50 2.15
2015 2.00 20.00 2.10
2014 2.00 15.00 2.00
2013 2.00 15.00 2.15
2012 2.23 16.27 2.50
Year
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter draught)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
Coke/Pepsi
(0.33 liter bottle)
Water
(0.33 liter bottle)
Cappuccino
(regular)
2018 4.00 3.75 0.22 0.15 1.70
2017 3.75 3.50 0.17 0.10 1.71
2016 3.00 3.00 0.18 0.10 1.80
2015 2.40 2.00 0.34 0.11 1.64
2014 1.80 3.00 0.58 0.12 1.44
2013 2.00 2.50 0.56 0.14 1.41
2012 2.00 3.00 0.58 0.50 1.28

Markets

Year
Milk
(regular),
(1 liter)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread
(500g)
Eggs
(regular)
(12)
Water
(1.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter bottle)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
2018 0.59 0.39 0.84 0.24 - -
2017 0.68 0.41 0.86 0.26 - -
2016 0.54 0.47 0.89 0.28 - -
2015 0.49 0.28 0.70 0.22 - -
2014 0.56 0.41 0.91 0.28 0.85 1.85
2013 0.55 0.39 - 0.43 - -
2012 0.38 0.27 0.72 0.27 0.54 1.18
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2018 0.81 0.71 0.43 - - 0.62 0.73 0.32
2017 0.80 - - - 0.89 - 0.70 -
2016 0.85 0.80 0.52 0.72 0.64 0.70 0.89 0.47
2015 0.77 0.62 - - - - 0.72 -
2014 0.81 0.60 0.60 0.57 0.70 0.51 - -
2013 0.98 - 0.65 0.63 0.67 - - -
2012 0.65 0.51 0.23 0.35 1.29 0.93 - -
Year
Local Cheese
(1kg)
Bottle of Wine
(Mid-Range)
Cigarettes 20 Pack
(Marlboro)
Chicken Breasts
(Boneless, Skinless),
(1kg)
Beef Round
(1kg)
(or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
2018 - - 2.00 2.07 3.80
2017 2.54 - - 2.71 -
2016 3.06 - 1.40 2.43 3.88
2015 - - 1.00 2.02 1.93
2014 2.30 9.00 1.00 2.26 -
2013 - 8.00 0.90 2.39 -
2012 1.29 11.10 0.78 10.94 -

Rent Per Month

Year
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
in City Centre
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
Outside of Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
in City Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
Outside of Centre
2018 307.59 215.19 669.57 437.50
2017 368.75 239.12 666.67 405.71
2016 335.71 218.46 567.86 436.36
2015 335.83 258.33 618.18 470.83
2014 322.22 268.75 631.25 547.22
2013 337.50 260.00 580.00 553.75
2012 196.17 149.00 509.00 373.00

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2018 - -
2017 - -
2016 - -
2015 - -
2014 - 700.00
2013 - -
2012 - -

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2018 524.67
2017 474.00
2016 700.00
2015 590.92
2014 504.52
2013 415.71
2012 633.33

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2018 0.30 0.18
2017 0.30 0.15
2016 0.25 0.15
2015 0.23 0.10
2014 0.20 0.10
2013 - 0.09
2012 0.21 0.10
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2018 14.00
2017 -
2016 14.50
2015 -
2014 1.00
2013 -
2012 0.37

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2018 6.20
2017 6.38
2016 4.80
2015 6.14
2014 4.90
2013 7.33
2012 8.75

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
2018 42.19 15.60
2017 34.31 17.25
2016 35.59 13.86
2015 16.00 16.62
2014 22.56 17.44
2013 - 19.00
2012 15.72 22.27

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2018 26.33 8.85 3.00
2017 24.17 10.00 3.00
2016 30.42 - 3.00
2015 23.52 - 3.00
2014 24.29 4.67 3.00
2013 22.50 - 3.00
2012 29.39 10.36 2.96

Clothing And Shoes

Year
1 Pair of Jeans
(Levis 501 Or Similar)
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store
(Zara, H&M, ...)
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes
(Mid-Range)
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
2018 16.48 20.10 26.50 25.96
2017 17.90 17.62 32.00 29.36
2016 19.20 19.88 28.62 31.67
2015 21.00 - 28.33 29.00
2014 21.43 18.00 27.60 30.62
2013 23.00 18.46 37.45 42.50
2012 11.30 15.00 34.80 32.21
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