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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Skopje 

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Consumer Prices in Skopje are 20.51% lower than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Skopje are 29.51% lower than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Skopje are 54.56% lower than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Skopje are 22.11% lower than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Skopje are 21.62% lower than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Skopje is 28.88% lower than in Budapest
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,000.00 Ft
(377.08 ден)
1,856.35 Ft
(350.00 ден)
     -7.18 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(1,885.42 ден)
5,346.28 Ft
(1,008.00 ден)
     -46.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(282.81 ден)
1,060.77 Ft
(200.00 ден)
     -29.28 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 450.00 Ft
(84.84 ден)
530.38 Ft
(100.00 ден)
     +17.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 Ft
(94.27 ден)
636.46 Ft
(120.00 ден)
     +27.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 466.78 Ft
(88.01 ден)
439.73 Ft
(82.91 ден)
     -5.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 321.14 Ft
(60.55 ден)
408.12 Ft
(76.95 ден)
     +27.08 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 243.28 Ft
(45.87 ден)
247.44 Ft
(46.65 ден)
     +1.71 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 909.94 Ft
(171.56 ден)
1,024.61 Ft
(193.18 ден)
     +12.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 215.62 Ft
(40.65 ден)
138.73 Ft
(26.16 ден)
     -35.66 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 151.77 Ft
(28.61 ден)
145.01 Ft
(27.34 ден)
     -4.45 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 508.00 Ft
(95.78 ден)
456.36 Ft
(86.04 ден)
     -10.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 836.57 Ft
(157.73 ден)
772.76 Ft
(145.70 ден)
     -7.63 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 672.95 Ft
(126.88 ден)
626.92 Ft
(118.20 ден)
     -6.84 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,201.27 Ft
(226.49 ден)
965.75 Ft
(182.09 ден)
     -19.61 %
Apples (1 lb) 148.88 Ft
(28.07 ден)
111.21 Ft
(20.97 ден)
     -25.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 193.23 Ft
(36.43 ден)
136.91 Ft
(25.81 ден)
     -29.15 %
Oranges (1 lb) 173.47 Ft
(32.71 ден)
125.91 Ft
(23.74 ден)
     -27.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 250.84 Ft
(47.29 ден)
127.70 Ft
(24.08 ден)
     -49.09 %
Potato (1 lb) 115.99 Ft
(21.87 ден)
69.96 Ft
(13.19 ден)
     -39.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 121.94 Ft
(22.99 ден)
74.07 Ft
(13.97 ден)
     -39.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 291.38 Ft
(54.94 ден)
103.44 Ft
(19.50 ден)
     -64.50 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 118.37 Ft
(22.32 ден)
136.72 Ft
(25.78 ден)
     +15.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,400.00 Ft
(263.96 ден)
1,591.15 Ft
(300.00 ден)
     +13.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 252.15 Ft
(47.54 ден)
239.60 Ft
(45.17 ден)
     -4.98 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 371.67 Ft
(70.07 ден)
309.47 Ft
(58.35 ден)
     -16.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,260.00 Ft
(237.56 ден)
689.50 Ft
(130.00 ден)
     -45.28 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(65.99 ден)
185.63 Ft
(35.00 ден)
     -46.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(1,791.15 ден)
7,955.77 Ft
(1,500.00 ден)
     -16.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(131.98 ден)
212.15 Ft
(40.00 ден)
     -69.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(91.03 ден)
256.07 Ft
(48.28 ден)
     -46.96 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(848.44 ден)
1,591.15 Ft
(300.00 ден)
     -64.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,465.09 Ft
(276.23 ден)
1,377.40 Ft
(259.70 ден)
     -5.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,600,000.00 Ft
(1,055,837.44 ден)
5,330,366.02 Ft
(1,005,000.00 ден)
     -4.81 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,746,512.93 Ft
(1,083,461.34 ден)
5,732,494.09 Ft
(1,080,818.19 ден)
     -0.24 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 46,296.17 Ft
(8,728.79 ден)
36,345.47 Ft
(6,852.66 ден)
     -21.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 26.32 Ft
(4.96 ден)
31.57 Ft
(5.95 ден)
     +19.95 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,002.04 Ft
(754.55 ден)
5,436.39 Ft
(1,024.99 ден)
     +35.84 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 11,953.33 Ft
(2,253.71 ден)
7,087.92 Ft
(1,336.37 ден)
     -40.70 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,890.48 Ft
(733.52 ден)
2,620.50 Ft
(494.08 ден)
     -32.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(339.38 ден)
1,325.96 Ft
(250.00 ден)
     -26.34 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 88,112.89 Ft
(16,613.02 ден)
60,198.66 Ft
(11,350.00 ден)
     -31.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,033,671.07 Ft
(383,433.22 ден)
1,024,680.27 Ft
(193,195.68 ден)
     -49.61 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 18,989.26 Ft
(3,580.28 ден)
15,522.04 Ft
(2,926.56 ден)
     -18.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,719.94 Ft
(1,644.08 ден)
9,512.92 Ft
(1,793.59 ден)
     +9.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 22,896.94 Ft
(4,317.04 ден)
22,005.81 Ft
(4,149.03 ден)
     -3.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 26,728.26 Ft
(5,039.41 ден)
23,913.88 Ft
(4,508.78 ден)
     -10.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 152,921.92 Ft
(28,832.27 ден)
73,270.12 Ft
(13,814.52 ден)
     -52.09 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 115,352.55 Ft
(21,748.85 ден)
51,976.84 Ft
(9,799.84 ден)
     -54.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 286,293.31 Ft
(53,978.43 ден)
126,265.75 Ft
(23,806.45 ден)
     -55.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 196,799.09 Ft
(37,104.97 ден)
90,632.54 Ft
(17,088.08 ден)
     -53.95 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 83,385.45 Ft
(15,721.69 ден)
37,458.02 Ft
(7,062.42 ден)
     -55.08 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 53,149.63 Ft
(10,020.96 ден)
26,852.09 Ft
(5,062.76 ден)
     -49.48 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 249,799.51 Ft
(47,097.80 ден)
125,226.44 Ft
(23,610.49 ден)
     -49.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.87 5.68      +16.70 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:650214
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF