Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Russia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Russia are 60.0% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Russia are 66.3% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Russia are 77.9% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Russia are 61.2% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Russia are 65.5% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Russia is 63.9% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Russia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(1,846.72 руб)
7.58 $
(700.00 руб)
     -62.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(6,925.21 руб)
32.49 $
(3,000.00 руб)
     -56.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $
(969.53 руб)
4.33 $
(400.00 руб)
     -58.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(554.02 руб)
1.62 $
(150.00 руб)
     -72.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(646.35 руб)
2.17 $
(200.00 руб)
     -69.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 $
(468.69 руб)
1.92 $
(177.00 руб)
     -62.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(227.64 руб)
0.81 $
(75.20 руб)
     -67.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 $
(188.11 руб)
0.41 $
(37.99 руб)
     -79.8 %
Markets
United States Edit Russia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $
(370.43 руб)
3.20 $
(295.80 руб)
     -20.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(298.24 руб)
0.46 $
(42.56 руб)
     -85.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(190.01 руб)
0.50 $
(46.57 руб)
     -75.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.73 $
(344.45 руб)
1.20 $
(110.49 руб)
     -67.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.83 $
(538.29 руб)
3.63 $
(335.42 руб)
     -37.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.51 $
(508.46 руб)
1.70 $
(157.12 руб)
     -69.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.23 $
(667.88 руб)
3.15 $
(291.00 руб)
     -56.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $
(222.71 руб)
0.53 $
(49.31 руб)
     -77.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(70.35 руб)
0.52 $
(47.92 руб)
     -31.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(188.14 руб)
0.72 $
(66.47 руб)
     -64.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(205.43 руб)
0.86 $
(79.60 руб)
     -61.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(126.35 руб)
0.21 $
(19.82 руб)
     -84.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(127.01 руб)
0.21 $
(19.55 руб)
     -84.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $
(199.03 руб)
0.95 $
(87.28 руб)
     -56.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(200.65 руб)
0.52 $
(47.72 руб)
     -76.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(1,385.04 руб)
5.42 $
(500.00 руб)
     -63.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.74 $
(161.09 руб)
0.77 $
(70.73 руб)
     -56.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.52 $
(325.43 руб)
1.47 $
(135.86 руб)
     -58.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(923.36 руб)
2.17 $
(200.00 руб)
     -78.3 %
Transportation
United States Edit Russia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(230.84 руб)
0.43 $
(40.00 руб)
     -82.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(6,648.20 руб)
27.08 $
(2,500.00 руб)
     -62.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(346.26 руб)
1.62 $
(150.00 руб)
     -56.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(258.54 руб)
0.52 $
(48.28 руб)
     -81.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(2,770.08 руб)
5.20 $
(480.00 руб)
     -82.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(337.45 руб)
2.19 $
(201.86 руб)
     -40.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 $
(3,047,091.40 руб)
28,158.00 $
(2,600,000.00 руб)
     -14.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,030.17 $
(2,403,524.12 руб)
27,505.49 $
(2,539,749.54 руб)
     +5.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Russia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205.50 $
(18,975.37 руб)
88.43 $
(8,165.06 руб)
     -57.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 50.86 $
(4,696.38 руб)
5.20 $
(480.28 руб)
     -89.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.82 $
(6,538.98 руб)
5.96 $
(550.09 руб)
     -91.6 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Russia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.97 $
(4,429.78 руб)
26.54 $
(2,450.51 руб)
     -44.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.73 $
(2,099.01 руб)
17.56 $
(1,621.15 руб)
     -22.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(1,292.71 руб)
4.33 $
(400.00 руб)
     -69.1 %
Childcare
United States Edit Russia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,379.17 $
(127,347.04 руб)
246.03 $
(22,717.41 руб)
     -82.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,279.70 $
(2,149,556.56 руб)
6,295.55 $
(581,306.60 руб)
     -73.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Russia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.29 $
(4,828.26 руб)
61.19 $
(5,650.43 руб)
     +17.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.56 $
(4,022.32 руб)
35.60 $
(3,286.94 руб)
     -18.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.34 $
(8,157.13 руб)
79.95 $
(7,381.83 руб)
     -9.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.29 $
(10,552.82 руб)
80.74 $
(7,455.44 руб)
     -29.4 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Russia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,772.97 $
(163,709.40 руб)
416.27 $
(38,436.33 руб)
     -76.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,451.93 $
(134,065.78 руб)
274.59 $
(25,354.95 руб)
     -81.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,965.86 $
(273,855.65 руб)
728.77 $
(67,291.99 руб)
     -75.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,404.35 $
(222,008.00 руб)
483.17 $
(44,614.22 руб)
     -79.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Russia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 319.54 $
(29,504.80 руб)
199.37 $
(18,409.02 руб)
     -37.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 256.40 $
(23,674.59 руб)
128.79 $
(11,892.06 руб)
     -49.8 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Russia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,538.02 $
(419,022.98 руб)
551.20 $
(50,895.83 руб)
     -87.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 11.34      +72.9 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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