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Cost of Living Comparison Between Budapest and Skopje 

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Consumer Prices in Skopje are 18.96% lower than in Budapest
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Skopje are 28.38% lower than in Budapest
Rent Prices in Skopje are 54.14% lower than in Budapest
Restaurant Prices in Skopje are 18.91% lower than in Budapest
Groceries Prices in Skopje are 20.58% lower than in Budapest
Local Purchasing Power in Skopje is 30.71% lower than in Budapest
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  BudapestSkopjeDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,000.00 Ft
(374.54 ден)
1,868.98 Ft
(350.00 ден)
     -6.55 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,000.00 Ft
(1,872.68 ден)
6,140.94 Ft
(1,150.00 ден)
     -38.59 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 Ft
(280.90 ден)
1,067.99 Ft
(200.00 ден)
     -28.80 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 Ft
(93.63 ден)
533.99 Ft
(100.00 ден)
     +6.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 550.00 Ft
(103.00 ден)
640.79 Ft
(120.00 ден)
     +16.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 468.22 Ft
(87.68 ден)
444.99 Ft
(83.33 ден)
     -4.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 322.67 Ft
(60.43 ден)
411.62 Ft
(77.08 ден)
     +27.57 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 252.43 Ft
(47.27 ден)
253.18 Ft
(47.41 ден)
     +0.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 907.43 Ft
(169.93 ден)
1,033.24 Ft
(193.49 ден)
     +13.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 221.39 Ft
(41.46 ден)
141.60 Ft
(26.52 ден)
     -36.04 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 153.56 Ft
(28.76 ден)
148.01 Ft
(27.72 ден)
     -3.62 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 498.53 Ft
(93.36 ден)
453.63 Ft
(84.95 ден)
     -9.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 834.97 Ft
(156.36 ден)
781.90 Ft
(146.42 ден)
     -6.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 672.26 Ft
(125.89 ден)
636.28 Ft
(119.15 ден)
     -5.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,181.46 Ft
(221.25 ден)
984.61 Ft
(184.39 ден)
     -16.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 151.52 Ft
(28.38 ден)
112.37 Ft
(21.04 ден)
     -25.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 192.50 Ft
(36.05 ден)
138.17 Ft
(25.87 ден)
     -28.22 %
Oranges (1 lb) 173.90 Ft
(32.57 ден)
127.63 Ft
(23.90 ден)
     -26.61 %
Tomato (1 lb) 264.35 Ft
(49.50 ден)
127.22 Ft
(23.82 ден)
     -51.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 117.64 Ft
(22.03 ден)
70.55 Ft
(13.21 ден)
     -40.03 %
Onion (1 lb) 125.69 Ft
(23.54 ден)
75.69 Ft
(14.17 ден)
     -39.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 294.44 Ft
(55.14 ден)
105.55 Ft
(19.77 ден)
     -64.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 118.09 Ft
(22.11 ден)
140.76 Ft
(26.36 ден)
     +19.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,400.00 Ft
(262.18 ден)
1,601.98 Ft
(300.00 ден)
     +14.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 257.75 Ft
(48.27 ден)
245.13 Ft
(45.90 ден)
     -4.90 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 372.16 Ft
(69.69 ден)
313.79 Ft
(58.76 ден)
     -15.69 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,260.00 Ft
(235.96 ден)
694.19 Ft
(130.00 ден)
     -44.91 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 350.00 Ft
(65.54 ден)
186.90 Ft
(35.00 ден)
     -46.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 Ft
(1,779.04 ден)
8,009.92 Ft
(1,500.00 ден)
     -15.69 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 Ft
(131.09 ден)
240.30 Ft
(45.00 ден)
     -65.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 Ft
(90.41 ден)
257.81 Ft
(48.28 ден)
     -46.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Ft
(842.71 ден)
1,601.98 Ft
(300.00 ден)
     -64.40 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1,482.02 Ft
(277.54 ден)
1,390.01 Ft
(260.30 ден)
     -6.21 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,600,000.00 Ft
(1,048,700.16 ден)
5,580,241.35 Ft
(1,045,000.00 ден)
     -0.35 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,876,612.90 Ft
(1,100,500.87 ден)
5,756,602.40 Ft
(1,078,026.76 ден)
     -2.04 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 46,780.02 Ft
(8,760.40 ден)
36,240.47 Ft
(6,786.68 ден)
     -22.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 26.55 Ft
(4.97 ден)
31.57 Ft
(5.91 ден)
     +18.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,011.05 Ft
(751.14 ден)
5,390.83 Ft
(1,009.53 ден)
     +34.40 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 12,026.48 Ft
(2,252.17 ден)
7,177.46 Ft
(1,344.11 ден)
     -40.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,841.79 Ft
(719.44 ден)
2,824.44 Ft
(528.93 ден)
     -26.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 Ft
(337.08 ден)
1,334.99 Ft
(250.00 ден)
     -25.83 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 89,436.31 Ft
(16,748.55 ден)
59,016.27 Ft
(11,051.85 ден)
     -34.01 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,076,339.00 Ft
(388,831.61 ден)
1,039,863.73 Ft
(194,733.08 ден)
     -49.92 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19,327.82 Ft
(3,619.48 ден)
16,071.82 Ft
(3,009.74 ден)
     -16.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 8,653.03 Ft
(1,620.43 ден)
9,921.06 Ft
(1,857.90 ден)
     +14.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 22,314.15 Ft
(4,178.72 ден)
22,215.41 Ft
(4,160.23 ден)
     -0.44 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 26,445.27 Ft
(4,952.35 ден)
23,818.31 Ft
(4,460.40 ден)
     -9.93 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 155,800.97 Ft
(29,176.52 ден)
75,054.50 Ft
(14,055.30 ден)
     -51.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 116,285.71 Ft
(21,776.58 ден)
53,873.71 Ft
(10,088.82 ден)
     -53.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 294,293.73 Ft
(55,111.77 ден)
129,693.58 Ft
(24,287.44 ден)
     -55.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 201,871.75 Ft
(37,804.10 ден)
93,566.31 Ft
(17,521.97 ден)
     -53.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 85,425.85 Ft
(15,997.52 ден)
37,797.72 Ft
(7,078.30 ден)
     -55.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 54,725.15 Ft
(10,248.26 ден)
27,236.89 Ft
(5,100.59 ден)
     -50.23 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 253,555.85 Ft
(47,482.87 ден)
125,816.25 Ft
(23,561.34 ден)
     -50.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.85 5.50      +13.29 %
Last update: August 2019August 2019
Contributors:650208
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: HUF