Cost of Living Comparison Between Italy and Bulgaria Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bulgaria are 44.15% lower than in Italy (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bulgaria are 46.56% lower than in Italy
Rent Prices in Bulgaria are 55.29% lower than in Italy
Restaurant Prices in Bulgaria are 57.79% lower than in Italy
Groceries Prices in Bulgaria are 43.31% lower than in Italy
Local Purchasing Power in Bulgaria is 32.97% lower than in Italy
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Restaurants
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(29.27 лв)
5.13 €
(10.00 лв)
     -65.83 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 €
(107.32 лв)
25.63 €
(50.00 лв)
     -53.41 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(15.61 лв)
4.61 €
(9.00 лв)
     -42.34 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(9.76 лв)
1.03 €
(2.00 лв)
     -79.50 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(7.80 лв)
1.54 €
(3.00 лв)
     -61.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.39 €
(2.71 лв)
1.19 €
(2.33 лв)
     -14.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 €
(4.14 лв)
0.88 €
(1.72 лв)
     -58.37 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.05 €
(2.04 лв)
0.55 €
(1.06 лв)
     -47.91 %
Markets
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.38 €
(8.54 лв)
4.01 €
(7.82 лв)
     -8.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.45 €
(2.82 лв)
0.52 €
(1.01 лв)
     -64.08 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.88 €
(1.73 лв)
0.55 €
(1.07 лв)
     -37.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.79 €
(5.45 лв)
1.59 €
(3.10 лв)
     -43.09 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.66 €
(11.04 лв)
2.44 €
(4.76 лв)
     -56.87 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.79 €
(7.40 лв)
2.18 €
(4.26 лв)
     -42.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.71 €
(13.10 лв)
3.33 €
(6.49 лв)
     -50.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 €
(1.60 лв)
0.50 €
(0.98 лв)
     -38.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 €
(1.47 лв)
0.61 €
(1.18 лв)
     -19.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 €
(1.59 лв)
0.55 €
(1.07 лв)
     -32.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.91 €
(1.79 лв)
0.63 €
(1.23 лв)
     -31.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 €
(1.10 лв)
0.27 €
(0.53 лв)
     -51.49 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(1.17 лв)
0.28 €
(0.55 лв)
     -53.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.06 €
(2.06 лв)
0.59 €
(1.15 лв)
     -44.42 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.41 €
(0.80 лв)
0.49 €
(0.96 лв)
     +19.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(9.76 лв)
4.61 €
(9.00 лв)
     -7.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.32 €
(2.58 лв)
0.63 €
(1.24 лв)
     -52.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.82 €
(3.55 лв)
1.14 €
(2.23 лв)
     -37.28 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 €
(10.73 лв)
3.08 €
(6.00 лв)
     -44.09 %
Transportation
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(2.93 лв)
0.62 €
(1.20 лв)
     -59.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.00 €
(68.29 лв)
25.63 €
(50.00 лв)
     -26.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(9.76 лв)
0.51 €
(1.00 лв)
     -89.75 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 €
(3.77 лв)
0.74 €
(1.45 лв)
     -61.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.60 €
(53.85 лв)
6.77 €
(13.20 лв)
     -75.49 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.78 €
(11.27 лв)
3.96 €
(7.72 лв)
     -31.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,300.00 €
(43,511.75 лв)
18,450.19 €
(36,000.00 лв)
     -17.26 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,583.60 €
(46,016.32 лв)
18,490.97 €
(36,079.59 лв)
     -21.59 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.08 €
(308.44 лв)
96.30 €
(187.89 лв)
     -39.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 €
(0.23 лв)
0.14 €
(0.28 лв)
     +22.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.98 €
(56.54 лв)
10.48 €
(20.45 лв)
     -63.83 %
Sports And Leisure
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.82 €
(91.35 лв)
20.88 €
(40.75 лв)
     -55.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.19 €
(37.44 лв)
10.46 €
(20.41 лв)
     -45.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.50 €
(16.59 лв)
6.15 €
(12.00 лв)
     -27.65 %
Childcare
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 443.29 €
(864.95 лв)
281.54 €
(549.35 лв)
     -36.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,709.78 €
(20,896.92 лв)
4,087.30 €
(7,975.14 лв)
     -61.84 %
Clothing And Shoes
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.39 €
(149.04 лв)
44.16 €
(86.17 лв)
     -42.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.16 €
(60.80 лв)
25.78 €
(50.31 лв)
     -17.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.57 €
(159.15 лв)
67.25 €
(131.21 лв)
     -17.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 109.99 €
(214.61 лв)
63.49 €
(123.88 лв)
     -42.28 %
Rent Per Month
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 593.70 €
(1,158.43 лв)
256.12 €
(499.75 лв)
     -56.86 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 449.61 €
(877.29 лв)
194.23 €
(378.98 лв)
     -56.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,029.69 €
(2,009.13 лв)
464.51 €
(906.35 лв)
     -54.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 746.69 €
(1,456.94 лв)
345.83 €
(674.78 лв)
     -53.69 %
Buy Apartment Price
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 300.67 €
(586.66 лв)
103.59 €
(202.12 лв)
     -65.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 180.54 €
(352.26 лв)
70.26 €
(137.09 лв)
     -61.08 %
Salaries And Financing
Italy Edit Bulgaria Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,433.31 €
(2,796.68 лв)
513.39 €
(1,001.72 лв)
     -64.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.90 3.93      +106.72 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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