Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Russia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Russia are 55.39% lower than in United States (without rent)
Rent Prices in Russia are 76.83% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Russia are 56.66% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Russia are 62.06% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Russia is 66.89% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(1,141.18 руб)
6.57 $
(500.00 руб)
     -56.19 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 $
(4,184.33 руб)
26.29 $
(2,000.00 руб)
     -52.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(608.63 руб)
3.29 $
(250.00 руб)
     -58.92 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(380.39 руб)
1.31 $
(100.00 руб)
     -73.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(456.47 руб)
2.63 $
(200.00 руб)
     -56.19 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.26 $
(323.83 руб)
1.62 $
(123.11 руб)
     -61.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(143.78 руб)
0.68 $
(51.73 руб)
     -64.02 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(116.95 руб)
0.41 $
(31.13 руб)
     -73.38 %
Markets
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.22 $
(245.10 руб)
3.05 $
(232.04 руб)
     -5.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.47 $
(187.61 руб)
0.43 $
(32.81 руб)
     -82.51 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 $
(138.40 руб)
0.41 $
(31.57 руб)
     -77.19 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.33 $
(177.40 руб)
1.04 $
(79.50 руб)
     -55.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.02 $
(381.63 руб)
3.17 $
(241.43 руб)
     -36.74 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.12 $
(313.32 руб)
1.53 $
(116.52 руб)
     -62.81 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.65 $
(429.70 руб)
2.77 $
(211.03 руб)
     -50.89 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.07 $
(157.83 руб)
0.58 $
(44.29 руб)
     -71.94 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(53.95 руб)
0.40 $
(30.77 руб)
     -42.96 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 $
(139.07 руб)
0.57 $
(43.21 руб)
     -68.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(147.82 руб)
0.78 $
(59.68 руб)
     -59.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 $
(91.50 руб)
0.20 $
(15.58 руб)
     -82.97 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 $
(91.25 руб)
0.19 $
(14.43 руб)
     -84.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(123.75 руб)
0.82 $
(62.29 руб)
     -49.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(137.74 руб)
0.49 $
(37.43 руб)
     -72.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(912.95 руб)
5.26 $
(400.00 руб)
     -56.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.42 $
(184.35 руб)
0.80 $
(60.83 руб)
     -67.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 $
(225.20 руб)
1.48 $
(112.78 руб)
     -49.92 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(608.63 руб)
1.97 $
(150.00 руб)
     -75.35 %
Transportation
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(171.18 руб)
0.34 $
(26.00 руб)
     -84.81 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(5,325.52 руб)
23.66 $
(1,800.00 руб)
     -66.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(247.26 руб)
1.31 $
(100.00 руб)
     -59.56 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(205.41 руб)
0.32 $
(24.14 руб)
     -88.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(2,282.36 руб)
3.94 $
(300.00 руб)
     -86.86 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.58 $
(196.64 руб)
2.26 $
(172.04 руб)
     -12.51 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(1,749,812.40 руб)
18,401.97 $
(1,400,000.00 руб)
     -19.99 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,450.87 $
(1,631,956.37 руб)
17,816.56 $
(1,355,462.27 руб)
     -16.94 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.17 $
(12,338.05 руб)
93.05 $
(7,079.13 руб)
     -42.62 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(10.38 руб)
0.02 $
(1.80 руб)
     -82.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.29 $
(4,967.04 руб)
6.41 $
(487.92 руб)
     -90.18 %
Sports And Leisure
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.36 $
(2,842.46 руб)
28.67 $
(2,181.29 руб)
     -23.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.86 $
(1,206.34 руб)
14.53 $
(1,105.31 руб)
     -8.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(912.95 руб)
3.94 $
(300.00 руб)
     -67.14 %
Childcare
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 941.92 $
(71,660.13 руб)
219.38 $
(16,690.07 руб)
     -76.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,188.53 $
(1,231,603.78 руб)
4,862.75 $
(369,951.82 руб)
     -69.96 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.04 $
(3,350.69 руб)
58.66 $
(4,462.63 руб)
     +33.19 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.55 $
(2,704.41 руб)
35.13 $
(2,672.46 руб)
     -1.18 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.91 $
(5,774.77 руб)
68.72 $
(5,227.93 руб)
     -9.47 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.17 $
(7,316.45 руб)
80.43 $
(6,119.30 руб)
     -16.36 %
Rent Per Month
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,350.38 $
(102,735.46 руб)
307.03 $
(23,358.69 руб)
     -77.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,082.60 $
(82,363.02 руб)
200.43 $
(15,248.29 руб)
     -81.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,164.28 $
(164,655.80 руб)
562.83 $
(42,819.73 руб)
     -73.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,718.73 $
(130,758.62 руб)
385.89 $
(29,357.89 руб)
     -77.55 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 292.24 $
(22,233.61 руб)
106.84 $
(8,128.63 руб)
     -63.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 194.01 $
(14,759.77 руб)
74.66 $
(5,680.13 руб)
     -61.52 %
Salaries And Financing
United States[ Edit ] Russia[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,559.76 $
(270,821.98 руб)
439.22 $
(33,415.43 руб)
     -87.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.17 10.22      +144.85 %
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