Cost of Living in Belarus

Cost of living in Belarus is 57.40% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Belarus is, on average, 77.69% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 BYN 10.00-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 BYN 45.00-120.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 BYN 8.99-12.84
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 BYN 2.00-9.36
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 BYN 4.00-10.28
Cappuccino (regular) 3.47 BYN 2.00-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.58 BYN 1.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.12 BYN 0.80-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.48 BYN 5.30-9.46
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.23 BYN 0.84-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.12 BYN 0.65-1.81
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.00 BYN 2.15-3.60
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.56 BYN 4.54-13.61
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.59 BYN 2.27-4.66
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.68 BYN 4.54-9.07
Apples (1 lb) 1.47 BYN 0.82-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 1.33 BYN 1.00-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 1.96 BYN 1.09-2.72
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 BYN 0.91-2.72
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 BYN 0.27-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.59 BYN 0.34-1.17
Lettuce (1 head) 2.27 BYN 1.00-4.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.40 BYN 1.00-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.99 BYN 7.80-27.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.14 BYN 1.50-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.11 BYN 2.50-7.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.93 BYN 3.00-5.14
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.70 BYN 0.60-0.75
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.00 BYN 28.00-51.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 BYN 2.85-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.97 BYN 0.80-2.07
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7.00 BYN 5.50-12.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.83 BYN 6.06-7.78
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,266.47 BYN 30,000.00-55,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 48,905.00 BYN 43,000.00-55,188.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 122.26 BYN 80.00-188.89
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 BYN 0.03-0.26
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.85 BYN 20.00-43.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71.58 BYN 45.00-102.75
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 37.04 BYN 20.55-51.38
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 BYN 7.00-12.84
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,169.51 BYN 800.00-1,798.20
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,678.29 BYN 9,600.00-18,711.40
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 138.18 BYN 50.00-300.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 92.89 BYN 45.00-150.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 218.81 BYN 128.44-300.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 211.29 BYN 102.75-308.26
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 791.58 BYN 436.71-1,284.43
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 529.15 BYN 300.00-770.66
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,398.18 BYN 750.00-2,400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 915.90 BYN 500.00-1,400.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 373.81 BYN 202.86-596.63
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 255.48 BYN 148.64-346.05
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,008.24 BYN
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.03 10.00-20.00

Prices in Belarus

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Last update: January 2021
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