Historical Prices in Plovdiv

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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)
2023 15.50 60.00 12.00
2022 15.00 65.00 11.25
2021 11.00 60.00 -
2020 10.00 50.00 10.00
2019 10.00 45.00 9.50
2018 10.50 35.00 -
2017 10.00 38.00 7.00
2016 12.00 37.00 7.00
2015 7.00 35.00 8.00
2014 7.00 34.00 7.00
2013 9.90 30.00 8.00
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)
2023 5.00 5.00 2.31 1.45 3.57
2022 4.00 4.50 2.20 1.26 3.02
2021 2.50 3.50 2.27 1.48 2.87
2020 2.25 4.00 1.71 1.39 2.50
2019 2.50 3.00 2.04 1.33 2.69
2018 2.00 3.00 1.36 0.82 2.33
2017 2.20 3.00 1.61 1.16 2.15
2016 2.00 3.00 1.69 1.02 2.03
2015 2.00 2.50 1.48 0.89 1.47
2014 2.00 2.50 1.35 0.92 1.92
2013 2.00 2.94 1.68 1.17 1.75

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)
2023 2.96 1.72 6.08 1.23 1.81 2.86
2022 2.56 1.59 4.98 1.31 1.59 2.82
2021 2.27 1.27 3.27 1.02 1.58 2.86
2020 2.04 1.10 2.96 1.10 1.38 2.42
2019 2.09 1.24 2.96 1.01 1.22 2.18
2018 1.93 - - - - -
2017 1.90 0.96 2.75 1.08 1.23 1.85
2016 1.89 0.83 2.53 0.91 1.21 1.76
2015 1.99 0.83 2.65 - 1.07 1.24
2014 1.88 0.96 2.73 0.85 1.02 2.21
2013 1.57 - 2.81 0.93 1.02 1.67
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2023 2.34 2.48 1.71 1.45 3.52 4.00 3.26 2.29
2022 2.58 2.70 1.66 1.66 3.57 3.82 2.97 1.74
2021 2.10 2.51 1.24 1.40 2.79 2.73 2.50 1.57
2020 2.35 2.52 1.17 1.16 2.15 2.68 2.69 1.17
2019 1.88 - 1.21 - - 2.78 2.60 -
2018 - - - - - - - -
2017 1.57 2.00 0.94 0.88 2.10 2.56 2.43 0.93
2016 1.73 1.99 0.97 0.82 2.13 2.02 2.66 1.11
2015 1.59 - - - - - 2.48 -
2014 1.82 1.95 0.98 0.67 2.74 1.92 - -
2013 1.73 1.83 1.00 1.07 2.00 1.50 - -
Year
Local Cheese
(1kg)
Bottle of Wine
(Mid-Range)
Cigarettes 20 Pack
(Marlboro)
Chicken Fillets
(1kg)
Beef Round
(1kg)
(or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
2023 19.01 12.00 6.00 12.53 18.28
2022 16.14 10.00 6.00 10.70 21.12
2021 11.89 10.00 6.00 9.59 14.43
2020 10.50 10.00 6.00 9.67 14.59
2019 10.83 9.00 5.60 9.12 -
2018 - - - - -
2017 12.90 8.00 5.50 9.01 11.89
2016 10.75 7.50 5.20 8.60 12.20
2015 - 7.50 5.05 - -
2014 8.04 7.50 5.20 9.83 -
2013 8.50 6.50 - 9.17 -

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
2023 710.00 545.00 1134.48 910.40
2022 551.25 376.25 948.57 688.33
2021 571.15 404.17 938.89 652.22
2020 510.00 379.41 848.12 630.64
2019 491.50 363.68 828.05 596.88
2018 468.75 348.75 802.86 551.67
2017 393.75 305.56 650.00 481.25
2016 338.33 234.55 584.55 424.17
2015 440.00 277.52 787.50 -
2014 331.67 245.00 573.75 406.25
2013 - - - -

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2023 2909.92 1904.07
2022 2773.31 1751.82
2021 1949.96 1477.83
2020 1888.10 1339.63
2019 1971.88 1417.83
2018 1600.59 1251.52
2017 1585.53 1053.86
2016 1465.00 955.00
2015 - 941.76
2014 1271.43 766.67
2013 1100.00 -

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2023 1708.57
2022 1378.49
2021 1168.99
2020 978.81
2019 1036.55
2018 914.50
2017 895.74
2016 714.44
2015 750.00
2014 718.75
2013 581.18

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2023 1.00 2.64
2022 1.00 2.97
2021 1.00 2.24
2020 1.00 2.02
2019 1.00 2.24
2018 1.00 2.20
2017 1.00 2.01
2016 1.00 1.98
2015 1.00 2.21
2014 1.00 2.55
2013 1.00 2.67
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2023 -
2022 48.25
2021 41.50
2020 50.00
2019 40.00
2018 40.00
2017 35.00
2016 30.00
2015 30.00
2014 32.50
2013 26.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2023 5.19
2022 3.15
2021 3.52
2020 4.58
2019 4.31
2018 4.27
2017 5.65
2016 6.92
2015 -
2014 7.89
2013 9.33

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data
2023 153.79 24.93 29.61
2022 140.76 24.62 -
2021 167.86 18.56 -
2020 174.15 23.53 -
2019 172.51 23.97 -
2018 152.46 21.33 -
2017 147.99 18.00 -
2016 175.11 17.31 -
2015 158.58 15.50 -
2014 165.87 19.17 -
2013 - 15.00 -

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2023 60.00 - 15.00
2022 47.22 20.13 14.75
2021 45.78 - 12.00
2020 43.12 20.92 11.50
2019 49.38 21.89 12.00
2018 48.78 - 12.00
2017 39.88 - 10.00
2016 38.33 - 10.00
2015 35.00 - 9.50
2014 35.17 - 10.00
2013 - - 9.80

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
2023 92.78 63.57 157.50 163.75
2022 87.50 49.10 132.12 156.23
2021 76.43 56.67 120.00 184.00
2020 101.25 51.54 141.33 159.59
2019 83.83 48.38 138.16 117.04
2018 115.00 48.33 142.22 150.00
2017 73.12 42.14 109.14 103.75
2016 78.00 45.62 123.00 107.78
2015 - - 137.50 -
2014 80.00 37.00 144.00 74.00
2013 72.50 - 96.67 79.50
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