Cost of Living Comparison Between Romania and Italy Reverse

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Cost of Living in Italy is 50.0% higher than in Romania (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Italy is 58.8% higher than in Romania
Rent Prices in Italy are 95.5% higher than in Romania
Restaurant Prices in Italy are 50.6% higher than in Romania
Groceries Prices in Italy are 56.0% higher than in Romania
Local Purchasing Power in Italy is 25.5% higher than in Romania
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Restaurants
Romania Edit Italy Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 45.00 lei
(9.05 €)
74.62 lei
(15.00 €)
     +65.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 200.00 lei
(40.20 €)
298.47 lei
(60.00 €)
     +49.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 lei
(6.03 €)
49.75 lei
(10.00 €)
     +65.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 lei
(2.01 €)
24.87 lei
(5.00 €)
     +148.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.46 lei
(2.91 €)
24.87 lei
(5.00 €)
     +72.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 12.12 lei
(2.44 €)
7.94 lei
(1.60 €)
     -34.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 8.36 lei
(1.68 €)
12.12 lei
(2.44 €)
     +45.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 7.46 lei
(1.50 €)
5.61 lei
(1.13 €)
     -24.8 %
Markets
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 26.51 lei
(5.33 €)
27.36 lei
(5.50 €)
     +3.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.78 lei
(0.96 €)
9.06 lei
(1.82 €)
     +89.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.45 lei
(0.69 €)
5.82 lei
(1.17 €)
     +68.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 14.36 lei
(2.89 €)
16.91 lei
(3.40 €)
     +17.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 17.44 lei
(3.51 €)
29.83 lei
(6.00 €)
     +71.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 13.35 lei
(2.68 €)
24.05 lei
(4.83 €)
     +80.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 21.02 lei
(4.23 €)
38.57 lei
(7.75 €)
     +83.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.24 lei
(0.45 €)
4.59 lei
(0.92 €)
     +104.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.23 lei
(0.65 €)
4.19 lei
(0.84 €)
     +29.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.15 lei
(0.63 €)
5.05 lei
(1.01 €)
     +60.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.12 lei
(0.83 €)
6.31 lei
(1.27 €)
     +53.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.86 lei
(0.37 €)
3.57 lei
(0.72 €)
     +92.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.02 lei
(0.41 €)
3.35 lei
(0.67 €)
     +66.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.92 lei
(0.79 €)
6.42 lei
(1.29 €)
     +63.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.44 lei
(0.69 €)
2.18 lei
(0.44 €)
     -36.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 lei
(6.03 €)
29.85 lei
(6.00 €)
     -0.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.72 lei
(0.95 €)
7.45 lei
(1.50 €)
     +57.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.41 lei
(1.49 €)
10.13 lei
(2.04 €)
     +36.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 25.00 lei
(5.03 €)
29.85 lei
(6.00 €)
     +19.4 %
Transportation
Romania Edit Italy Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 lei
(0.60 €)
8.46 lei
(1.70 €)
     +181.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 lei
(18.09 €)
174.11 lei
(35.00 €)
     +93.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 lei
(0.70 €)
24.87 lei
(5.00 €)
     +610.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 lei
(0.97 €)
12.01 lei
(2.41 €)
     +148.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 lei
(6.03 €)
149.24 lei
(30.00 €)
     +397.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 26.42 lei
(5.31 €)
33.95 lei
(6.82 €)
     +28.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,693.04 lei
(24,262.00 €)
124,364.27 lei
(25,000.00 €)
     +3.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 116,659.46 lei
(23,451.16 €)
134,495.49 lei
(27,036.60 €)
     +15.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 675.77 lei
(135.84 €)
995.40 lei
(200.10 €)
     +47.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 36.55 lei
(7.35 €)
62.37 lei
(12.54 €)
     +70.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.37 lei
(8.32 €)
137.02 lei
(27.54 €)
     +231.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 189.51 lei
(38.10 €)
239.52 lei
(48.15 €)
     +26.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 83.01 lei
(16.69 €)
100.30 lei
(20.16 €)
     +20.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 lei
(6.03 €)
44.77 lei
(9.00 €)
     +49.2 %
Childcare
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,893.93 lei
(380.72 €)
2,580.19 lei
(518.68 €)
     +36.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,142.22 lei
(7,265.39 €)
46,411.40 lei
(9,329.73 €)
     +28.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Romania Edit Italy Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 299.41 lei
(60.19 €)
386.26 lei
(77.65 €)
     +29.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 174.91 lei
(35.16 €)
164.36 lei
(33.04 €)
     -6.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 337.54 lei
(67.85 €)
418.98 lei
(84.22 €)
     +24.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 394.08 lei
(79.22 €)
553.29 lei
(111.22 €)
     +40.4 %
Rent Per Month
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,018.55 lei
(405.77 €)
3,776.73 lei
(759.21 €)
     +87.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,500.47 lei
(301.63 €)
2,832.41 lei
(569.38 €)
     +88.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,330.84 lei
(669.57 €)
6,786.26 lei
(1,364.19 €)
     +103.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,450.10 lei
(492.53 €)
4,781.70 lei
(961.23 €)
     +95.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 892.05 lei
(179.32 €)
1,868.39 lei
(375.59 €)
     +109.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 653.42 lei
(131.35 €)
1,151.55 lei
(231.49 €)
     +76.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Romania Edit Italy Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,948.48 lei
(793.73 €)
7,872.63 lei
(1,582.57 €)
     +99.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.07 4.78      -32.4 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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