Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Baku 

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Cost of Living in Baku is 14.3% lower than in Moscow (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Baku is 27.3% lower than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Baku are 52.3% lower than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Baku are 8.9% lower than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Baku are 13.3% lower than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Baku is 49.4% lower than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Baku Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 900.00 руб
(17.54 man)
846.84 руб
(16.50 man)
     -5.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 руб
(77.94 man)
3,079.41 руб
(60.00 man)
     -23.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 450.00 руб
(8.77 man)
667.21 руб
(13.00 man)
     +48.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 руб
(5.85 man)
128.31 руб
(2.50 man)
     -57.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 руб
(5.85 man)
205.29 руб
(4.00 man)
     -31.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 236.71 руб
(4.61 man)
302.41 руб
(5.89 man)
     +27.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 99.93 руб
(1.95 man)
64.15 руб
(1.25 man)
     -35.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 50.39 руб
(0.98 man)
32.74 руб
(0.64 man)
     -35.0 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 334.80 руб
(6.52 man)
450.34 руб
(8.77 man)
     +34.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 52.49 руб
(1.02 man)
35.32 руб
(0.69 man)
     -32.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 58.35 руб
(1.14 man)
90.22 руб
(1.76 man)
     +54.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 158.26 руб
(3.08 man)
132.37 руб
(2.58 man)
     -16.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 398.85 руб
(7.77 man)
209.33 руб
(4.08 man)
     -47.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 196.09 руб
(3.82 man)
179.43 руб
(3.50 man)
     -8.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 399.52 руб
(7.78 man)
395.33 руб
(7.70 man)
     -1.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 60.27 руб
(1.17 man)
40.64 руб
(0.79 man)
     -32.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 64.35 руб
(1.25 man)
65.72 руб
(1.28 man)
     +2.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 71.97 руб
(1.40 man)
57.80 руб
(1.13 man)
     -19.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 141.09 руб
(2.75 man)
65.17 руб
(1.27 man)
     -53.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.91 руб
(0.35 man)
24.45 руб
(0.48 man)
     +36.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 18.88 руб
(0.37 man)
19.95 руб
(0.39 man)
     +5.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 110.95 руб
(2.16 man)
43.59 руб
(0.85 man)
     -60.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 55.13 руб
(1.07 man)
50.19 руб
(0.98 man)
     -9.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(11.69 man)
769.85 руб
(15.00 man)
     +28.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 78.15 руб
(1.52 man)
113.67 руб
(2.21 man)
     +45.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 161.14 руб
(3.14 man)
241.31 руб
(4.70 man)
     +49.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 232.50 руб
(4.53 man)
307.94 руб
(6.00 man)
     +32.4 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 60.00 руб
(1.17 man)
20.53 руб
(0.40 man)
     -65.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,730.00 руб
(53.19 man)
1,539.71 руб
(30.00 man)
     -43.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 250.00 руб
(4.87 man)
128.31 руб
(2.50 man)
     -48.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 64.37 руб
(1.25 man)
82.60 руб
(1.61 man)
     +28.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(10.52 man)
307.94 руб
(6.00 man)
     -43.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 212.81 руб
(4.15 man)
219.01 руб
(4.27 man)
     +2.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,000,000.00 руб
(58,452.74 man)
1,796,323.01 руб
(35,000.00 man)
     -40.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,045,454.55 руб
(59,338.39 man)
2,090,263.05 руб
(40,727.20 man)
     -31.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 10,963.75 руб
(213.62 man)
5,231.14 руб
(101.92 man)
     -52.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 540.54 руб
(10.53 man)
1,130.89 руб
(22.03 man)
     +109.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 549.71 руб
(10.71 man)
1,262.56 руб
(24.60 man)
     +129.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,035.58 руб
(59.15 man)
4,296.70 руб
(83.72 man)
     +41.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,431.05 руб
(47.37 man)
2,086.41 руб
(40.65 man)
     -14.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(9.74 man)
513.24 руб
(10.00 man)
     +2.6 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 43,270.54 руб
(843.09 man)
20,132.82 руб
(392.27 man)
     -53.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,037,862.20 руб
(20,221.96 man)
526,066.03 руб
(10,250.00 man)
     -49.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 9,013.07 руб
(175.61 man)
5,106.69 руб
(99.50 man)
     -43.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,374.33 руб
(85.23 man)
4,719.86 руб
(91.96 man)
     +7.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,830.41 руб
(211.02 man)
10,662.90 руб
(207.76 man)
     -1.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,296.35 руб
(200.62 man)
7,645.55 руб
(148.97 man)
     -25.7 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 80,841.27 руб
(1,575.13 man)
41,592.58 руб
(810.40 man)
     -48.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 48,287.68 руб
(940.85 man)
23,194.28 руб
(451.92 man)
     -52.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 166,981.48 руб
(3,253.51 man)
81,842.68 руб
(1,594.64 man)
     -51.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 89,475.49 руб
(1,743.36 man)
37,209.55 руб
(725.00 man)
     -58.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 51,533.01 руб
(1,004.08 man)
14,559.36 руб
(283.68 man)
     -71.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 27,633.24 руб
(538.41 man)
7,288.47 руб
(142.01 man)
     -73.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Baku Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 113,044.52 руб
(2,202.59 man)
41,603.21 руб
(810.61 man)
     -63.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.93 9.50      -36.4 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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