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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Sofia 

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Consumer Prices in Sofia are 26.77% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sofia are 26.78% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Sofia are 26.79% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Sofia are 32.00% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Sofia are 35.18% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Sofia is 22.81% higher than in San Jose
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,200.00 ₡
(12.10 лв)
3,471.69 ₡
(10.00 лв)
     -17.34 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 25,000.00 ₡
(72.01 лв)
16,302.95 ₡
(46.96 лв)
     -34.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(11.52 лв)
2,777.35 ₡
(8.00 лв)
     -30.57 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,500.00 ₡
(4.32 лв)
867.92 ₡
(2.50 лв)
     -42.14 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,500.00 ₡
(7.20 лв)
1,041.51 ₡
(3.00 лв)
     -58.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,549.45 ₡
(4.46 лв)
810.12 ₡
(2.33 лв)
     -47.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 875.57 ₡
(2.52 лв)
570.34 ₡
(1.64 лв)
     -34.86 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 766.12 ₡
(2.21 лв)
380.90 ₡
(1.10 лв)
     -50.28 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3,045.18 ₡
(8.77 лв)
2,648.07 ₡
(7.63 лв)
     -13.04 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 962.50 ₡
(2.77 лв)
329.27 ₡
(0.95 лв)
     -65.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 526.17 ₡
(1.52 лв)
310.14 ₡
(0.89 лв)
     -41.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,534.90 ₡
(4.42 лв)
1,109.26 ₡
(3.20 лв)
     -27.73 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,655.22 ₡
(4.77 лв)
1,708.34 ₡
(4.92 лв)
     +3.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2,230.82 ₡
(6.43 лв)
1,467.13 ₡
(4.23 лв)
     -34.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,430.45 ₡
(7.00 лв)
2,519.57 ₡
(7.26 лв)
     +3.67 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,161.21 ₡
(3.34 лв)
345.02 ₡
(0.99 лв)
     -70.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 350.78 ₡
(1.01 лв)
412.03 ₡
(1.19 лв)
     +17.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 640.70 ₡
(1.85 лв)
345.81 ₡
(1.00 лв)
     -46.03 %
Tomato (1 lb) 701.75 ₡
(2.02 лв)
427.16 ₡
(1.23 лв)
     -39.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 534.23 ₡
(1.54 лв)
162.36 ₡
(0.47 лв)
     -69.61 %
Onion (1 lb) 489.06 ₡
(1.41 лв)
154.31 ₡
(0.44 лв)
     -68.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 528.00 ₡
(1.52 лв)
402.72 ₡
(1.16 лв)
     -23.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,177.78 ₡
(3.39 лв)
309.30 ₡
(0.89 лв)
     -73.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6,000.00 ₡
(17.28 лв)
3,124.52 ₡
(9.00 лв)
     -47.92 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1,014.29 ₡
(2.92 лв)
442.69 ₡
(1.28 лв)
     -56.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,707.69 ₡
(4.92 лв)
728.51 ₡
(2.10 лв)
     -57.34 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,000.00 ₡
(5.76 лв)
1,909.43 ₡
(5.50 лв)
     -4.53 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(1.15 лв)
555.47 ₡
(1.60 лв)
     +38.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 24,250.00 ₡
(69.85 лв)
17,358.44 ₡
(50.00 лв)
     -28.42 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 647.50 ₡
(1.87 лв)
277.74 ₡
(0.80 лв)
     -57.11 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,110.45 ₡
(3.20 лв)
446.97 ₡
(1.29 лв)
     -59.75 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5,000.00 ₡
(14.40 лв)
4,582.63 ₡
(13.20 лв)
     -8.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,374.27 ₡
(6.84 лв)
2,905.74 ₡
(8.37 лв)
     +22.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,106,252.50 ₡
(37,751.81 лв)
12,498,077.97 ₡
(36,000.00 лв)
     -4.64 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,805,422.25 ₡
(42,646.17 лв)
11,862,250.28 ₡
(34,168.53 лв)
     -19.88 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 42,029.17 ₡
(121.06 лв)
62,860.56 ₡
(181.07 лв)
     +49.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 35.07 ₡
(0.10 лв)
95.98 ₡
(0.28 лв)
     +173.64 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45,108.25 ₡
(129.93 лв)
6,997.84 ₡
(20.16 лв)
     -84.49 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36,263.16 ₡
(104.45 лв)
15,470.80 ₡
(44.56 лв)
     -57.34 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6,083.33 ₡
(17.52 лв)
7,794.62 ₡
(22.45 лв)
     +28.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,200.00 ₡
(9.22 лв)
4,166.03 ₡
(12.00 лв)
     +30.19 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 217,150.92 ₡
(625.49 лв)
208,038.94 ₡
(599.24 лв)
     -4.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,839,460.68 ₡
(13,939.79 лв)
2,761,689.21 ₡
(7,954.89 лв)
     -42.93 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 39,705.88 ₡
(114.37 лв)
34,012.94 ₡
(97.97 лв)
     -14.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33,217.66 ₡
(95.68 лв)
17,651.21 ₡
(50.84 лв)
     -46.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 61,191.88 ₡
(176.26 лв)
46,406.04 ₡
(133.67 лв)
     -24.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 60,456.70 ₡
(174.14 лв)
48,072.21 ₡
(138.47 лв)
     -20.48 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 299,740.03 ₡
(863.38 лв)
226,282.67 ₡
(651.79 лв)
     -24.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 242,054.53 ₡
(697.22 лв)
170,942.38 ₡
(492.39 лв)
     -29.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 518,454.24 ₡
(1,493.38 лв)
398,033.01 ₡
(1,146.51 лв)
     -23.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 424,154.47 ₡
(1,221.75 лв)
284,934.67 ₡
(820.74 лв)
     -32.82 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 77,071.78 ₡
(222.00 лв)
86,453.53 ₡
(249.02 лв)
     +12.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 62,355.62 ₡
(179.61 лв)
58,712.83 ₡
(169.12 лв)
     -5.84 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 474,562.50 ₡
(1,366.95 лв)
426,752.85 ₡
(1,229.24 лв)
     -10.07 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.16 4.12      -55.03 %
Last update: October 2018October 2018
Contributors:130650
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC