Cost of Living in Moldova

Cost of living in Moldova is 54.39% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Moldova is, on average, 79.69% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.51 $ 3.19-10.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 23.19 $ 16.23-40.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.80 $ 4.64-6.82
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.16 $ 0.70-2.03
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 $ 1.16-2.61
Cappuccino (regular) 1.33 $ 0.87-2.03
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.76 $ 0.50-1.16
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.49 $ 0.41-0.70
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.71 $ 1.98-3.79
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.35 $ 0.26-0.74
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.45 $ 0.27-0.70
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.19 $ 0.70-1.62
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.79 $ 1.71-5.16
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.75 $ 0.91-2.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.68 $ 1.81-3.16
Apples (1 lb) 0.38 $ 0.16-0.53
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.45-0.79
Oranges (1 lb) 0.60 $ 0.32-0.92
Tomato (1 lb) 0.64 $ 0.26-0.92
Potato (1 lb) 0.25 $ 0.13-0.45
Onion (1 lb) 0.23 $ 0.13-0.36
Lettuce (1 head) 0.88 $ 0.46-1.16
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.65 $ 0.35-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 3.48 $ 1.74-5.80
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.91 $ 0.64-1.74
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.45 $ 0.87-1.74
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.00 $ 1.74-2.09
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.12 $ 0.12-0.17
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.44 $ 4.64-11.59
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.45 $ 1.16-2.90
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.37 $ 0.19-0.51
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.48 $ 2.90-3.48
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.02 $ 3.29-4.39
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,551.90 $ 17,392.41-20,291.14
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,250.94 $ 16,232.91-23,189.87
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 117.50 $ 75.81-187.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $ 0.06-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 9.88 $ 6.96-12.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.95 $ 14.49-40.58
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.75 $ 8.70-11.88
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.80 $ 4.06-7.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 242.21 $ 185.52-347.85
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,334.99 $ 1,739.24-5,797.47
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.16 $ 28.99-115.95
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.87 $ 17.39-57.97
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.23 $ 40.58-115.95
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 101.97 $ 57.97-144.94
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 298.91 $ 200.00-463.80
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 196.68 $ 100.00-298.93
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 437.09 $ 150.00-695.70
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 346.83 $ 227.19-463.80
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 96.54 $ 77.76-129.26
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 60.07 $ 43.09-77.76
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 321.21 $
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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