Cost of Living Comparison Between Amsterdam and Sofia 

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Consumer Prices in Sofia are 48.97% lower than in Amsterdam (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sofia are 59.46% lower than in Amsterdam
Rent Prices in Sofia are 76.24% lower than in Amsterdam
Restaurant Prices in Sofia are 60.12% lower than in Amsterdam
Groceries Prices in Sofia are 43.26% lower than in Amsterdam
Local Purchasing Power in Sofia is 41.21% lower than in Amsterdam
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Restaurants
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 €
(31.29 лв)
6.14 €
(12.00 лв)
     -61.65 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 76.00 €
(148.63 лв)
30.68 €
(60.00 лв)
     -59.63 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.70 €
(17.01 лв)
5.11 €
(10.00 лв)
     -41.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(9.78 лв)
1.36 €
(2.65 лв)
     -72.90 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(9.78 лв)
1.79 €
(3.50 лв)
     -64.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.31 €
(6.46 лв)
1.30 €
(2.55 лв)
     -60.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.71 €
(5.30 лв)
0.88 €
(1.73 лв)
     -67.40 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.17 €
(4.25 лв)
0.60 €
(1.17 лв)
     -72.36 %
Markets
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.09 €
(8.00 лв)
4.05 €
(7.92 лв)
     -0.98 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.61 €
(3.14 лв)
0.56 €
(1.09 лв)
     -65.17 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.93 €
(1.83 лв)
0.56 €
(1.09 лв)
     -40.55 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.88 €
(5.63 лв)
1.65 €
(3.22 лв)
     -42.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.41 €
(10.58 лв)
2.59 €
(5.07 лв)
     -52.09 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.63 €
(7.10 лв)
2.30 €
(4.51 лв)
     -36.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.33 €
(12.37 лв)
3.64 €
(7.12 лв)
     -42.42 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.85 лв)
0.54 €
(1.05 лв)
     -43.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 €
(1.45 лв)
0.61 €
(1.20 лв)
     -17.05 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 €
(1.49 лв)
0.59 €
(1.16 лв)
     -22.32 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 €
(2.06 лв)
0.68 €
(1.32 лв)
     -36.02 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.70 €
(1.38 лв)
0.29 €
(0.57 лв)
     -58.61 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(1.17 лв)
0.28 €
(0.54 лв)
     -54.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.91 €
(1.78 лв)
0.61 €
(1.18 лв)
     -33.38 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.94 €
(1.83 лв)
0.51 €
(1.00 лв)
     -45.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(13.69 лв)
5.11 €
(10.00 лв)
     -26.95 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.27 €
(2.48 лв)
0.68 €
(1.33 лв)
     -46.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.90 €
(3.72 лв)
1.26 €
(2.46 лв)
     -33.93 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 €
(15.65 лв)
3.07 €
(6.00 лв)
     -61.65 %
Transportation
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.20 €
(6.26 лв)
0.82 €
(1.60 лв)
     -74.43 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 97.50 €
(190.68 лв)
25.57 €
(50.00 лв)
     -73.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(9.78 лв)
0.48 €
(0.95 лв)
     -90.34 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.78 €
(7.40 лв)
0.66 €
(1.29 лв)
     -82.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 43.97 €
(85.99 лв)
6.75 €
(13.20 лв)
     -84.65 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.29 €
(12.31 лв)
3.64 €
(7.12 лв)
     -42.14 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,505.00 €
(49,879.77 лв)
20,453.18 €
(40,000.00 лв)
     -19.81 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,249.54 €
(55,247.23 лв)
19,759.29 €
(38,642.97 лв)
     -30.05 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 169.08 €
(330.66 лв)
105.96 €
(207.23 лв)
     -37.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 €
(0.27 лв)
0.15 €
(0.28 лв)
     +3.88 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 44.31 €
(86.65 лв)
10.56 €
(20.65 лв)
     -76.16 %
Sports And Leisure
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.77 €
(75.82 лв)
23.79 €
(46.52 лв)
     -38.64 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.41 €
(55.57 лв)
13.69 €
(26.77 лв)
     -51.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(23.47 лв)
6.14 €
(12.00 лв)
     -48.87 %
Childcare
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,744.19 €
(3,411.08 лв)
364.43 €
(712.70 лв)
     -79.11 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,546.50 €
(24,537.02 лв)
4,820.71 €
(9,427.79 лв)
     -61.58 %
Clothing And Shoes
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 95.19 €
(186.16 лв)
51.67 €
(101.05 лв)
     -45.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.80 €
(79.79 лв)
27.61 €
(53.99 лв)
     -32.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.58 €
(198.66 лв)
70.34 €
(137.56 лв)
     -30.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 128.31 €
(250.93 лв)
70.11 €
(137.11 лв)
     -45.36 %
Rent Per Month
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,594.96 €
(3,119.23 лв)
369.90 €
(723.41 лв)
     -76.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,286.65 €
(2,516.28 лв)
276.64 €
(541.02 лв)
     -78.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,666.74 €
(5,215.32 лв)
674.10 €
(1,318.32 лв)
     -74.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,020.65 €
(3,951.76 лв)
477.98 €
(934.77 лв)
     -76.35 %
Buy Apartment Price
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 697.37 €
(1,363.83 лв)
154.98 €
(303.09 лв)
     -77.78 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 482.69 €
(943.98 лв)
98.48 €
(192.59 лв)
     -79.60 %
Salaries And Financing
Amsterdam Edit Sofia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,894.43 €
(5,660.61 лв)
689.86 €
(1,349.15 лв)
     -76.17 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.22 3.48      +56.70 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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