Cost of Living in Moldova

Cost of living in Moldova is 54.15% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Moldova is, on average, 79.16% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 95.00 L 55.00-172.04
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 400.00 L 250.00-688.18
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 L 75.00-116.43
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 20.00 L 12.00-35.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 30.00 L 20.00-45.00
Cappuccino (regular) 23.20 L 15.00-35.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 13.29 L 8.60-25.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 8.58 L 7.00-12.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 46.44 L 34.07-65.13
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 6.07 L 4.54-12.70
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.77 L 4.68-12.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 20.19 L 12.00-30.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 47.51 L 29.48-89.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 30.18 L 15.61-34.47
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 46.28 L 29.48-54.63
Apples (1 lb) 6.45 L 2.72-9.07
Banana (1 lb) 10.52 L 7.80-13.61
Oranges (1 lb) 10.39 L 5.46-15.88
Tomato (1 lb) 11.07 L 4.54-15.88
Potato (1 lb) 4.39 L 2.61-7.80
Onion (1 lb) 4.07 L 2.27-6.24
Lettuce (1 head) 15.70 L 5.00-25.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 11.71 L 6.00-17.20
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 L 34.41-100.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 15.99 L 12.00-30.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 25.67 L 16.00-30.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 32.00 L 30.00-36.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 L 2.00-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 180.00 L 90.00-250.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 25.00 L 20.00-50.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 L 3.54-8.05
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 L 50.00-70.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 69.82 L 56.78-75.71
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 320,000.00 L 300,000.00-350,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 359,557.62 L 280,080.00-400,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,194.06 L 1,416.67-4,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.38 L 1.00-1.72
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 172.29 L 150.00-207.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 477.06 L 250.00-700.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 183.33 L 150.00-200.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 L 75.00-125.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,100.33 L 2,503.00-6,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 57,525.00 L 30,000.00-100,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,113.34 L 500.00-2,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 691.96 L 300.00-1,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,432.88 L 700.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,736.56 L 800.00-2,500.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,085.45 L 3,440.88-8,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,460.24 L 2,000.00-5,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,179.99 L 5,106.61-12,255.86
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 5,915.10 L 3,881.02-8,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,661.19 L 1,328.36-2,277.20
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,031.54 L 743.22-1,328.36
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,456.18 L
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.39 8.00-10.00

Prices in Moldova

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Last update: November 2020
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