Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Moldova Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Moldova are 54.28% lower than in United States (without rent)
Rent Prices in Moldova are 79.19% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Moldova are 59.56% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Moldova are 63.15% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Moldova is 75.71% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(258.07 L)
5.81 $
(100.00 L)
     -61.25 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(946.24 L)
23.25 $
(400.00 L)
     -57.73 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(137.63 L)
5.81 $
(100.00 L)
     -27.34 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(86.02 L)
1.16 $
(20.00 L)
     -76.75 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(103.23 L)
1.74 $
(30.00 L)
     -70.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.26 $
(73.23 L)
1.34 $
(23.00 L)
     -68.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(32.51 L)
0.77 $
(13.18 L)
     -59.45 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(26.45 L)
0.49 $
(8.42 L)
     -68.16 %
Markets
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.22 $
(55.42 L)
2.72 $
(46.78 L)
     -15.59 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 $
(42.42 L)
0.35 $
(6.00 L)
     -85.86 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 $
(31.30 L)
0.45 $
(7.68 L)
     -75.46 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.33 $
(40.12 L)
1.19 $
(20.53 L)
     -48.84 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.01 $
(86.26 L)
2.80 $
(48.20 L)
     -44.12 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.12 $
(70.86 L)
1.76 $
(30.22 L)
     -57.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.65 $
(97.18 L)
2.69 $
(46.21 L)
     -52.45 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.07 $
(35.69 L)
0.38 $
(6.48 L)
     -81.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(12.20 L)
0.62 $
(10.69 L)
     -12.36 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 $
(31.45 L)
0.60 $
(10.30 L)
     -67.25 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(33.43 L)
0.64 $
(11.01 L)
     -67.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 $
(20.68 L)
0.25 $
(4.28 L)
     -79.30 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 $
(20.63 L)
0.23 $
(3.89 L)
     -81.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(27.98 L)
0.88 $
(15.12 L)
     -45.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(31.14 L)
0.65 $
(11.20 L)
     -64.03 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(206.45 L)
3.49 $
(60.00 L)
     -70.94 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.42 $
(41.65 L)
0.92 $
(15.76 L)
     -62.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 $
(50.93 L)
1.45 $
(24.93 L)
     -51.04 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(137.63 L)
1.93 $
(33.25 L)
     -75.84 %
Transportation
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(38.71 L)
0.12 $
(2.00 L)
     -94.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(1,204.31 L)
10.46 $
(180.00 L)
     -85.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(55.91 L)
1.45 $
(25.00 L)
     -55.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(46.45 L)
0.37 $
(6.44 L)
     -86.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(516.13 L)
3.49 $
(60.00 L)
     -88.38 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.58 $
(44.47 L)
4.05 $
(69.60 L)
     +56.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(395,700.28 L)
18,599.94 $
(320,000.00 L)
     -19.13 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,450.87 $
(369,048.47 L)
19,300.78 $
(332,057.62 L)
     -10.02 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.19 $
(2,790.38 L)
125.35 $
(2,156.52 L)
     -22.72 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(2.35 L)
0.08 $
(1.39 L)
     -40.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.28 $
(1,123.16 L)
9.96 $
(171.36 L)
     -84.74 %
Sports And Leisure
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.36 $
(642.72 L)
27.28 $
(469.29 L)
     -26.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.86 $
(272.80 L)
10.78 $
(185.50 L)
     -32.00 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(206.45 L)
5.81 $
(100.00 L)
     -51.56 %
Childcare
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 941.92 $
(16,205.13 L)
242.83 $
(4,177.78 L)
     -74.22 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,188.53 $
(278,513.26 L)
3,343.63 $
(57,525.00 L)
     -79.35 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.04 $
(757.64 L)
61.95 $
(1,065.83 L)
     +40.68 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.55 $
(611.57 L)
39.95 $
(687.30 L)
     +12.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.91 $
(1,305.97 L)
83.58 $
(1,438.01 L)
     +10.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.17 $
(1,654.53 L)
98.19 $
(1,689.35 L)
     +2.10 %
Rent Per Month
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,350.32 $
(23,231.45 L)
296.22 $
(5,096.20 L)
     -78.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,082.72 $
(18,627.53 L)
201.35 $
(3,464.05 L)
     -81.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,164.05 $
(37,231.08 L)
475.94 $
(8,188.31 L)
     -78.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,718.12 $
(29,559.23 L)
344.24 $
(5,922.42 L)
     -79.96 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 292.24 $
(5,027.88 L)
96.79 $
(1,665.19 L)
     -66.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 194.01 $
(3,337.76 L)
60.11 $
(1,034.09 L)
     -69.02 %
Salaries And Financing
United States[ Edit ] Moldova[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,559.80 $
(61,244.15 L)
321.64 $
(5,533.62 L)
     -90.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.17 9.39      +124.92 %
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