Cost of Living Comparison Between Bulgaria and Russia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Russia are 6.22% lower than in Bulgaria (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Russia are 3.74% higher than in Bulgaria
Rent Prices in Russia are 51.51% higher than in Bulgaria
Restaurant Prices in Russia are 11.98% higher than in Bulgaria
Groceries Prices in Russia are 9.97% lower than in Bulgaria
Local Purchasing Power in Russia is 16.22% lower than in Bulgaria
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Restaurants
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 лв
(481.20 руб)
12.57 лв
(550.00 руб)
     +14.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 лв
(2,187.28 руб)
57.15 лв
(2,500.00 руб)
     +14.30 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 лв
(437.46 руб)
8.00 лв
(350.00 руб)
     -19.99 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 лв
(109.36 руб)
3.43 лв
(150.00 руб)
     +37.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 лв
(131.24 руб)
4.57 лв
(200.00 руб)
     +52.40 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.40 лв
(104.92 руб)
3.25 лв
(142.16 руб)
     +35.49 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 лв
(75.64 руб)
1.31 лв
(57.46 руб)
     -24.04 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 лв
(48.48 руб)
0.76 лв
(33.42 руб)
     -31.05 %
Markets
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.98 лв
(349.19 руб)
5.78 лв
(253.02 руб)
     -27.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.05 лв
(45.92 руб)
0.84 лв
(36.57 руб)
     -20.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.13 лв
(49.40 руб)
0.88 лв
(38.43 руб)
     -22.21 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.18 лв
(139.01 руб)
2.14 лв
(93.79 руб)
     -32.53 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.93 лв
(215.79 руб)
6.29 лв
(274.95 руб)
     +27.41 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.28 лв
(187.44 руб)
2.97 лв
(129.91 руб)
     -30.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.56 лв
(287.17 руб)
5.47 лв
(239.32 руб)
     -16.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 лв
(43.55 руб)
1.07 лв
(46.59 руб)
     +6.98 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.19 лв
(51.90 руб)
0.77 лв
(33.55 руб)
     -35.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.03 лв
(45.05 руб)
1.09 лв
(47.49 руб)
     +5.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.27 лв
(55.74 руб)
1.56 лв
(68.22 руб)
     +22.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 лв
(23.49 руб)
0.44 лв
(19.29 руб)
     -17.89 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 лв
(24.26 руб)
0.37 лв
(16.28 руб)
     -32.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.28 лв
(55.84 руб)
1.68 лв
(73.38 руб)
     +31.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.99 лв
(43.46 руб)
0.89 лв
(39.03 руб)
     -10.18 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.39 лв
(410.68 руб)
11.43 лв
(500.00 руб)
     +21.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.28 лв
(56.13 руб)
1.44 лв
(62.88 руб)
     +12.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.21 лв
(96.83 руб)
2.71 лв
(118.74 руб)
     +22.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 лв
(262.47 руб)
4.00 лв
(175.00 руб)
     -33.33 %
Transportation
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.19 лв
(51.91 руб)
0.69 лв
(30.00 руб)
     -42.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 лв
(2,187.28 руб)
50.29 лв
(2,200.00 руб)
     +0.58 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 лв
(43.75 руб)
2.29 лв
(100.00 руб)
     +128.59 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.45 лв
(63.36 руб)
0.63 лв
(27.36 руб)
     -56.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 13.20 лв
(577.44 руб)
6.86 лв
(300.00 руб)
     -48.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.23 лв
(360.07 руб)
4.19 лв
(183.43 руб)
     -49.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,000.00 лв
(1,662,332.93 руб)
34,289.23 лв
(1,500,003.00 руб)
     -9.77 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,489.46 лв
(1,596,253.30 руб)
38,331.26 лв
(1,676,824.25 руб)
     +5.05 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 184.90 лв
(8,088.34 руб)
177.63 лв
(7,770.44 руб)
     -3.93 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.29 лв
(12.50 руб)
0.04 лв
(1.95 руб)
     -84.38 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 20.53 лв
(898.01 руб)
11.33 лв
(495.63 руб)
     -44.81 %
Sports And Leisure
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.89 лв
(1,745.20 руб)
56.73 лв
(2,481.80 руб)
     +42.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.01 лв
(875.16 руб)
30.97 лв
(1,354.81 руб)
     +54.81 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 лв
(524.95 руб)
8.00 лв
(350.00 руб)
     -33.33 %
Childcare
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 553.38 лв
(24,207.73 руб)
504.98 лв
(22,090.84 руб)
     -8.74 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,581.19 лв
(375,389.29 руб)
10,411.09 лв
(455,439.60 руб)
     +21.32 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.90 лв
(3,714.06 руб)
124.23 лв
(5,434.38 руб)
     +46.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.18 лв
(2,107.76 руб)
68.96 лв
(3,016.61 руб)
     +43.12 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 127.49 лв
(5,577.02 руб)
131.43 лв
(5,749.44 руб)
     +3.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 126.12 лв
(5,517.25 руб)
160.08 лв
(7,002.82 руб)
     +26.93 %
Rent Per Month
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 487.79 лв
(21,338.68 руб)
774.45 лв
(33,878.79 руб)
     +58.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 369.58 лв
(16,167.71 руб)
478.69 лв
(20,940.51 руб)
     +29.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 872.60 лв
(38,172.55 руб)
1,412.23 лв
(61,778.91 руб)
     +61.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 635.17 лв
(27,785.88 руб)
918.03 лв
(40,159.60 руб)
     +44.53 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 195.74 лв
(8,562.93 руб)
328.00 лв
(14,348.69 руб)
     +67.57 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 132.80 лв
(5,809.23 руб)
225.01 лв
(9,843.08 руб)
     +69.44 %
Salaries And Financing
Bulgaria Edit Russia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,123.80 лв
(49,161.36 руб)
976.70 лв
(42,726.17 руб)
     -13.09 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.43 9.65      +180.93 %
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