Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Moldova Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Moldova are 55.30% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Moldova are 63.48% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Moldova are 79.24% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Moldova are 60.64% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Moldova are 63.74% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Moldova is 72.77% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Moldova Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(263.99 L)
5.68 $
(100.00 L)
     -62.12 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 59.00 $
(1,038.37 L)
24.82 $
(436.91 L)
     -57.92 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(140.80 L)
5.11 $
(90.00 L)
     -36.08 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(88.00 L)
1.14 $
(20.00 L)
     -77.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(105.60 L)
1.70 $
(30.00 L)
     -71.59 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.28 $
(75.24 L)
1.31 $
(23.11 L)
     -69.28 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.90 $
(33.41 L)
0.73 $
(12.79 L)
     -61.72 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 $
(27.01 L)
0.48 $
(8.38 L)
     -68.96 %
Markets
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.23 $
(56.84 L)
2.68 $
(47.08 L)
     -17.17 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.46 $
(43.37 L)
0.34 $
(5.95 L)
     -86.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 $
(31.91 L)
0.44 $
(7.68 L)
     -75.93 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.31 $
(40.74 L)
1.23 $
(21.68 L)
     -46.78 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.00 $
(88.01 L)
2.75 $
(48.48 L)
     -44.92 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.13 $
(72.60 L)
1.73 $
(30.53 L)
     -57.95 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.69 $
(100.19 L)
2.61 $
(45.88 L)
     -54.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(36.15 L)
0.37 $
(6.45 L)
     -82.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(12.48 L)
0.59 $
(10.47 L)
     -16.12 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 $
(31.87 L)
0.57 $
(10.07 L)
     -68.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(34.16 L)
0.59 $
(10.37 L)
     -69.64 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 $
(20.79 L)
0.23 $
(3.97 L)
     -80.88 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $
(20.84 L)
0.21 $
(3.63 L)
     -82.58 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(28.70 L)
0.84 $
(14.78 L)
     -48.49 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(31.86 L)
0.64 $
(11.18 L)
     -64.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(211.19 L)
3.98 $
(70.00 L)
     -66.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.39 $
(42.01 L)
0.86 $
(15.17 L)
     -63.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 $
(49.47 L)
1.45 $
(25.56 L)
     -48.33 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(140.80 L)
1.99 $
(35.00 L)
     -75.14 %
Transportation
United States Edit Moldova Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(39.60 L)
0.11 $
(2.00 L)
     -94.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.80 $
(1,158.05 L)
10.23 $
(180.00 L)
     -84.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(57.20 L)
1.42 $
(25.00 L)
     -56.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(47.52 L)
0.37 $
(6.44 L)
     -86.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(527.99 L)
3.41 $
(60.00 L)
     -88.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.53 $
(44.54 L)
3.89 $
(68.49 L)
     +53.76 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(404,789.17 L)
18,182.30 $
(320,000.00 L)
     -20.95 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,539.77 $
(379,089.88 L)
19,927.69 $
(350,717.89 L)
     -7.48 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 163.64 $
(2,880.00 L)
114.07 $
(2,007.66 L)
     -30.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(2.43 L)
0.09 $
(1.50 L)
     -38.38 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.54 $
(1,153.42 L)
9.89 $
(174.12 L)
     -84.90 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.02 $
(651.51 L)
26.26 $
(462.15 L)
     -29.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.89 $
(279.68 L)
10.54 $
(185.50 L)
     -33.67 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(211.19 L)
5.68 $
(100.00 L)
     -52.65 %
Childcare
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 936.11 $
(16,475.06 L)
247.73 $
(4,360.00 L)
     -73.54 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,846.00 $
(278,882.17 L)
3,536.71 $
(62,244.44 L)
     -77.68 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Moldova Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.82 $
(771.16 L)
61.42 $
(1,080.95 L)
     +40.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.52 $
(625.17 L)
39.51 $
(695.28 L)
     +11.21 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.87 $
(1,335.20 L)
83.89 $
(1,476.36 L)
     +10.57 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.63 $
(1,683.05 L)
98.77 $
(1,738.31 L)
     +3.28 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,341.03 $
(23,601.43 L)
294.59 $
(5,184.58 L)
     -78.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,080.74 $
(19,020.51 L)
198.67 $
(3,496.47 L)
     -81.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,154.54 $
(37,918.92 L)
472.11 $
(8,308.87 L)
     -78.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,724.40 $
(30,348.63 L)
342.92 $
(6,035.24 L)
     -80.11 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 330.30 $
(5,813.13 L)
97.11 $
(1,709.03 L)
     -70.60 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 197.52 $
(3,476.31 L)
64.23 $
(1,130.42 L)
     -67.48 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Moldova Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,528.02 $
(62,091.55 L)
350.75 $
(6,173.05 L)
     -90.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.12 9.00      +118.65 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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