Cost of Living Comparison Between Podgorica and Athens 

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Consumer Prices in Athens are 42.50% higher than in Podgorica (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Athens are 41.47% higher than in Podgorica
Rent Prices in Athens are 37.61% higher than in Podgorica
Restaurant Prices in Athens are 78.49% higher than in Podgorica
Groceries Prices in Athens are 41.18% higher than in Podgorica
Local Purchasing Power in Athens is 13.88% higher than in Podgorica
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Restaurants
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 € 10.00 €      +100.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 25.00 € 40.00 €      +60.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.00 € 6.00 €      +100.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 € 4.00 €      +100.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 € 5.00 €      +150.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.54 € 2.88 €      +87.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.65 € 1.74 €      +5.40 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 € 0.50 €      -55.97 %
Markets
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.35 € 4.50 €      +34.19 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.49 € 0.69 €      +40.00 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.80 €      +41.84 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.58 € 3.08 €      +95.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.23 € 3.73 €      +67.65 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.40 € 3.18 €      +32.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.06 € 4.34 €      +41.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.43 € 0.67 €      +57.12 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 € 0.66 €      +43.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.48 € 0.43 €      -9.53 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.65 €      +24.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.25 € 0.37 €      +45.57 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.38 € 0.35 €      -9.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.63 € 0.57 €      -9.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.61 € 0.85 €      +38.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.50 € 6.00 €      +33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.91 € 1.39 €      +52.70 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.26 € 2.09 €      +65.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.30 € 4.60 €      +39.39 %
Transportation
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.90 € 1.40 €      +55.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 25.00 € 30.00 €      +20.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.60 € 3.40 €      +466.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.80 € 1.21 €      +50.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.00 € 11.92 €      +98.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.84 € 5.72 €      +18.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 € 20,000.00 €      0.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,186.25 € 18,997.60 €      -0.98 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 105.70 € 141.81 €      +34.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 € 0.35 €      +191.84 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.94 € 32.83 €      +43.09 %
Sports And Leisure
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.32 € 26.82 €      -14.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.33 € 18.72 €      +81.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.00 € 7.50 €      +50.00 %
Childcare
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 171.67 € 413.08 €      +140.63 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,833.33 € 7,330.00 €      -6.43 %
Clothing And Shoes
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.75 € 69.31 €      -6.02 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.64 € 28.15 €      -5.03 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.50 € 70.73 €      -2.44 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.67 € 86.29 €      +6.97 %
Rent Per Month
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 327.50 € 411.56 €      +25.67 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 239.38 € 364.61 €      +52.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 583.33 € 734.42 €      +25.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 430.00 € 663.33 €      +54.26 %
Buy Apartment Price
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 147.40 € 156.03 €      +5.85 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 105.54 € 157.64 €      +49.36 %
Salaries And Financing
Podgorica Edit Athens Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 501.26 € 807.58 €      +61.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.75 4.29      -36.41 %
Last update: July 2021August 2021
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