Cost of Living Comparison Between Ljubljana and Sofia 

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Consumer Prices in Sofia are 29.12% lower than in Ljubljana (without rent)
Rent Prices in Sofia are 38.92% lower than in Ljubljana
Restaurant Prices in Sofia are 34.16% lower than in Ljubljana
Groceries Prices in Sofia are 28.62% lower than in Ljubljana
Local Purchasing Power in Sofia is 18.28% lower than in Ljubljana
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Restaurants
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 €
(19.56 лв)
6.14 €
(12.00 лв)
     -38.64 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(78.23 лв)
28.12 €
(55.00 лв)
     -29.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.90 €
(11.54 лв)
5.11 €
(10.00 лв)
     -13.34 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.70 €
(5.28 лв)
1.38 €
(2.70 лв)
     -48.87 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(6.85 лв)
1.89 €
(3.70 лв)
     -45.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.62 €
(3.17 лв)
1.32 €
(2.57 лв)
     -18.90 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 €
(4.44 лв)
0.89 €
(1.74 лв)
     -60.83 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.60 €
(3.12 лв)
0.64 €
(1.25 лв)
     -60.04 %
Markets
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.50 €
(6.85 лв)
4.07 €
(7.95 лв)
     +16.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.07 €
(2.10 лв)
0.57 €
(1.11 лв)
     -47.27 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 €
(1.29 лв)
0.54 €
(1.06 лв)
     -17.40 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.25 €
(4.41 лв)
1.65 €
(3.22 лв)
     -26.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.56 €
(8.92 лв)
2.59 €
(5.07 лв)
     -43.15 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.51 €
(6.86 лв)
2.32 €
(4.54 лв)
     -33.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.82 €
(9.43 лв)
3.62 €
(7.09 лв)
     -24.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.68 €
(1.34 лв)
0.53 €
(1.05 лв)
     -21.83 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.55 €
(1.08 лв)
0.62 €
(1.21 лв)
     +12.18 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.79 €
(1.55 лв)
0.60 €
(1.17 лв)
     -24.56 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.16 €
(2.26 лв)
0.67 €
(1.31 лв)
     -42.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 €
(0.81 лв)
0.30 €
(0.58 лв)
     -28.72 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 €
(1.23 лв)
0.27 €
(0.53 лв)
     -56.82 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.06 €
(2.07 лв)
0.62 €
(1.22 лв)
     -41.18 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.69 €
(1.35 лв)
0.50 €
(0.99 лв)
     -27.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(9.78 лв)
5.11 €
(10.00 лв)
     +2.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.09 €
(2.14 лв)
0.69 €
(1.36 лв)
     -36.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 €
(3.44 лв)
1.28 €
(2.51 лв)
     -27.04 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.20 €
(8.21 лв)
3.07 €
(6.00 лв)
     -26.96 %
Transportation
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.30 €
(2.54 лв)
0.82 €
(1.60 лв)
     -37.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 37.00 €
(72.36 лв)
25.57 €
(50.00 лв)
     -30.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 €
(1.96 лв)
0.46 €
(0.90 лв)
     -53.98 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 €
(3.15 лв)
0.66 €
(1.29 лв)
     -59.10 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 €
(29.34 лв)
6.75 €
(13.20 лв)
     -55.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.60 €
(8.99 лв)
3.69 €
(7.22 лв)
     -19.72 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 €
(39,115.11 лв)
20,452.45 €
(40,000.00 лв)
     +2.26 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,022.73 €
(37,203.80 лв)
19,578.65 €
(38,291.04 лв)
     +2.92 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 213.23 €
(417.03 лв)
106.02 €
(207.35 лв)
     -50.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 €
(0.16 лв)
0.15 €
(0.29 лв)
     +79.33 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.72 €
(64.00 лв)
10.68 €
(20.89 лв)
     -67.36 %
Sports And Leisure
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.47 €
(85.02 лв)
23.95 €
(46.83 лв)
     -44.91 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.54 €
(32.35 лв)
13.36 €
(26.13 лв)
     -19.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 €
(13.69 лв)
6.14 €
(12.00 лв)
     -12.35 %
Childcare
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 368.00 €
(719.72 лв)
357.08 €
(698.37 лв)
     -2.97 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,105.56 €
(19,764.00 лв)
4,816.73 €
(9,420.34 лв)
     -52.34 %
Clothing And Shoes
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.36 €
(127.83 лв)
51.15 €
(100.04 лв)
     -21.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.52 €
(55.78 лв)
27.53 €
(53.84 лв)
     -3.48 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.31 €
(145.33 лв)
71.82 €
(140.46 лв)
     -3.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 83.80 €
(163.89 лв)
70.47 €
(137.81 лв)
     -15.91 %
Rent Per Month
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 588.78 €
(1,151.51 лв)
368.30 €
(720.31 лв)
     -37.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 456.92 €
(893.63 лв)
277.06 €
(541.87 лв)
     -39.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,083.78 €
(2,119.62 лв)
671.25 €
(1,312.80 лв)
     -38.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 806.91 €
(1,578.12 лв)
477.07 €
(933.03 лв)
     -40.88 %
Buy Apartment Price
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 339.27 €
(663.52 лв)
153.87 €
(300.92 лв)
     -54.65 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 257.45 €
(503.51 лв)
99.20 €
(194.01 лв)
     -61.47 %
Salaries And Financing
Ljubljana[ Edit ] Sofia[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,209.82 €
(2,366.12 лв)
676.31 €
(1,322.69 лв)
     -44.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.02 3.48      +15.50 %
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