Cost of Living Comparison Between Bulgaria and Russia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Russia are 20.86% lower than in Bulgaria (without rent)
Rent Prices in Russia are 2.60% lower than in Bulgaria
Restaurant Prices in Russia are 5.84% lower than in Bulgaria
Groceries Prices in Russia are 23.28% lower than in Bulgaria
Local Purchasing Power in Russia is 14.60% lower than in Bulgaria
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Restaurants
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 лв
(468.08 руб)
10.68 лв
(500.00 руб)
     +6.82 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 лв
(2,340.39 руб)
42.73 лв
(2,000.00 руб)
     -14.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 лв
(421.27 руб)
5.34 лв
(250.00 руб)
     -40.66 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 лв
(93.62 руб)
2.14 лв
(100.00 руб)
     +6.82 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 лв
(140.42 руб)
4.27 лв
(200.00 руб)
     +42.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.32 лв
(108.79 руб)
2.63 лв
(123.05 руб)
     +13.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.70 лв
(79.50 руб)
1.10 лв
(51.63 руб)
     -35.05 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.09 лв
(50.84 руб)
0.67 лв
(31.13 руб)
     -38.77 %
Markets
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.79 лв
(364.78 руб)
4.95 лв
(231.81 руб)
     -36.45 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 лв
(47.05 руб)
0.70 лв
(32.65 руб)
     -30.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.04 лв
(48.75 руб)
0.68 лв
(31.83 руб)
     -34.71 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.12 лв
(146.11 руб)
1.69 лв
(79.31 руб)
     -45.72 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.76 лв
(222.81 руб)
5.17 лв
(242.03 руб)
     +8.62 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.25 лв
(199.02 руб)
2.50 лв
(116.79 руб)
     -41.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.50 лв
(304.08 руб)
4.52 лв
(211.51 руб)
     -30.44 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.97 лв
(45.52 руб)
0.95 лв
(44.39 руб)
     -2.48 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.19 лв
(55.67 руб)
0.66 лв
(30.86 руб)
     -44.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.07 лв
(50.27 руб)
0.93 лв
(43.43 руб)
     -13.61 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 лв
(56.83 руб)
1.27 лв
(59.42 руб)
     +4.57 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 лв
(24.99 руб)
0.33 лв
(15.56 руб)
     -37.70 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 лв
(25.24 руб)
0.31 лв
(14.43 руб)
     -42.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.18 лв
(55.38 руб)
1.34 лв
(62.67 руб)
     +13.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.97 лв
(45.35 руб)
0.80 лв
(37.60 руб)
     -17.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 лв
(421.27 руб)
8.55 лв
(400.00 руб)
     -5.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.26 лв
(58.84 руб)
1.30 лв
(61.08 руб)
     +3.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.25 лв
(105.24 руб)
2.41 лв
(112.83 руб)
     +7.22 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.83 лв
(273.09 руб)
3.20 лв
(150.00 руб)
     -45.07 %
Transportation
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.40 лв
(65.53 руб)
0.56 лв
(26.00 руб)
     -60.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 лв
(2,340.39 руб)
38.46 лв
(1,800.00 руб)
     -23.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 лв
(46.81 руб)
2.14 лв
(100.00 руб)
     +113.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.43 лв
(67.04 руб)
0.52 лв
(24.14 руб)
     -63.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 13.20 лв
(617.86 руб)
6.41 лв
(300.00 руб)
     -51.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.81 лв
(365.66 руб)
3.67 лв
(171.94 руб)
     -52.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,000.00 лв
(1,778,696.86 руб)
29,909.54 лв
(1,400,000.00 руб)
     -21.29 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,904.10 лв
(1,680,592.43 руб)
29,056.67 лв
(1,360,079.30 руб)
     -19.07 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 185.66 лв
(8,690.24 руб)
151.69 лв
(7,100.50 руб)
     -18.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 лв
(12.79 руб)
0.04 лв
(1.80 руб)
     -85.93 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 20.54 лв
(961.55 руб)
10.42 лв
(487.66 руб)
     -49.28 %
Sports And Leisure
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.86 лв
(1,912.47 руб)
46.56 лв
(2,179.36 руб)
     +13.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.67 лв
(967.61 руб)
23.35 лв
(1,093.02 руб)
     +12.96 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 лв
(561.69 руб)
6.41 лв
(300.00 руб)
     -46.59 %
Childcare
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 584.30 лв
(27,349.96 руб)
346.57 лв
(16,222.03 руб)
     -40.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,085.53 лв
(378,465.89 руб)
7,706.43 лв
(360,720.90 руб)
     -4.69 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.51 лв
(4,002.64 руб)
94.69 лв
(4,432.37 руб)
     +10.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.72 лв
(2,280.60 руб)
57.16 лв
(2,675.41 руб)
     +17.31 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 130.86 лв
(6,125.13 руб)
111.66 лв
(5,226.59 руб)
     -14.67 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 120.88 лв
(5,658.04 руб)
129.28 лв
(6,051.44 руб)
     +6.95 %
Rent Per Month
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 493.00 лв
(23,076.26 руб)
484.95 лв
(22,699.39 руб)
     -1.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 372.50 лв
(17,436.12 руб)
328.88 лв
(15,394.01 руб)
     -11.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 875.87 лв
(40,997.44 руб)
887.10 лв
(41,523.20 руб)
     +1.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 654.32 лв
(30,627.08 руб)
612.39 лв
(28,664.77 руб)
     -6.41 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 200.55 лв
(9,387.49 руб)
168.25 лв
(7,875.23 руб)
     -16.11 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 135.95 лв
(6,363.57 руб)
118.38 лв
(5,540.92 руб)
     -12.93 %
Salaries And Financing
Bulgaria[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,002.16 лв
(46,909.00 руб)
704.91 лв
(32,995.14 руб)
     -29.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.88 10.24      +164.02 %
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