Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Russia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Russia are 46.99% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Russia are 52.10% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Russia are 61.95% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Russia are 46.57% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Russia are 55.18% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Russia is 61.79% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Russia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(1,079.23 руб)
8.34 $
(600.00 руб)
     -44.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(4,316.94 руб)
34.75 $
(2,500.00 руб)
     -42.09 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(575.59 руб)
4.17 $
(300.00 руб)
     -47.88 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(359.75 руб)
2.08 $
(150.00 руб)
     -58.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(431.69 руб)
2.78 $
(200.00 руб)
     -53.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.29 $
(308.96 руб)
1.93 $
(139.10 руб)
     -54.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 $
(137.21 руб)
0.79 $
(56.56 руб)
     -58.78 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(110.77 руб)
0.47 $
(34.12 руб)
     -69.20 %
Markets
United States Edit Russia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.24 $
(232.90 руб)
3.47 $
(249.34 руб)
     +7.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.48 $
(178.36 руб)
0.51 $
(36.81 руб)
     -79.36 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 $
(129.89 руб)
0.51 $
(37.00 руб)
     -71.52 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.30 $
(165.59 руб)
1.29 $
(93.14 руб)
     -43.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.03 $
(361.89 руб)
3.79 $
(272.75 руб)
     -24.63 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.17 $
(300.30 руб)
1.75 $
(126.14 руб)
     -58.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.73 $
(411.99 руб)
3.25 $
(233.66 руб)
     -43.29 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(147.78 руб)
0.67 $
(48.25 руб)
     -67.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(50.83 руб)
0.46 $
(32.83 руб)
     -35.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 $
(129.55 руб)
0.65 $
(47.00 руб)
     -63.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(139.42 руб)
1.01 $
(72.74 руб)
     -47.83 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $
(84.25 руб)
0.24 $
(17.34 руб)
     -79.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $
(84.68 руб)
0.21 $
(15.09 руб)
     -82.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.64 $
(118.07 руб)
1.02 $
(73.21 руб)
     -38.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(129.93 руб)
0.55 $
(39.48 руб)
     -69.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(863.39 руб)
6.95 $
(500.00 руб)
     -42.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 $
(176.09 руб)
0.88 $
(63.47 руб)
     -63.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.83 $
(203.49 руб)
1.68 $
(121.21 руб)
     -40.43 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(575.59 руб)
2.36 $
(170.00 руб)
     -70.47 %
Transportation
United States Edit Russia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(161.89 руб)
0.49 $
(35.00 руб)
     -78.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(4,676.69 руб)
30.16 $
(2,170.00 руб)
     -53.60 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(233.83 руб)
1.39 $
(100.00 руб)
     -57.23 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(187.07 руб)
0.38 $
(27.36 руб)
     -85.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(2,158.47 руб)
4.84 $
(348.49 руб)
     -83.85 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.61 $
(187.88 руб)
2.51 $
(180.70 руб)
     -3.82 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(1,654,827.00 руб)
19,873.80 $
(1,429,900.00 руб)
     -13.59 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,622.93 $
(1,555,748.37 руб)
21,939.08 $
(1,578,494.99 руб)
     +1.46 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Russia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.82 $
(11,858.58 руб)
109.50 $
(7,878.65 руб)
     -33.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(10.01 руб)
0.03 $
(1.98 руб)
     -80.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.81 $
(4,734.68 руб)
6.82 $
(490.96 руб)
     -89.63 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Russia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.06 $
(2,666.48 руб)
34.92 $
(2,512.63 руб)
     -5.77 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.69 $
(1,129.07 руб)
17.81 $
(1,281.47 руб)
     +13.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(863.39 руб)
4.86 $
(350.00 руб)
     -59.46 %
Childcare
United States Edit Russia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 936.15 $
(67,355.41 руб)
304.31 $
(21,894.87 руб)
     -67.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,570.21 $
(1,120,261.08 руб)
5,837.88 $
(420,029.33 руб)
     -62.51 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Russia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.92 $
(3,160.36 руб)
74.74 $
(5,377.77 руб)
     +70.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.50 $
(2,554.54 руб)
41.89 $
(3,014.25 руб)
     +18.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.03 $
(5,470.49 руб)
77.87 $
(5,602.96 руб)
     +2.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.25 $
(6,925.39 руб)
96.63 $
(6,952.66 руб)
     +0.39 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Russia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,338.22 $
(96,283.27 руб)
516.68 $
(37,174.95 руб)
     -61.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,083.06 $
(77,924.85 руб)
336.38 $
(24,202.35 руб)
     -68.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,152.75 $
(154,888.13 руб)
958.51 $
(68,963.98 руб)
     -55.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,740.47 $
(125,225.37 руб)
591.18 $
(42,534.80 руб)
     -66.03 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Russia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 333.12 $
(23,968.00 руб)
220.83 $
(15,888.32 руб)
     -33.71 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 199.16 $
(14,329.03 руб)
145.24 $
(10,449.89 руб)
     -27.07 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Russia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,556.59 $
(255,893.33 руб)
650.95 $
(46,835.07 руб)
     -81.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.03 9.81      +143.31 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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