Cost of Living in Poland

Cost of living in Poland is 42.11% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Poland is, on average, 56.06% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 zł 15.00-35.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 110.00 zł 80.00-200.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 20.00 zł 18.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 zł 5.00-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 zł 5.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 8.79 zł 5.00-14.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.26 zł 2.50-7.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 zł 2.00-6.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.90 zł 7.57-11.36
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.85 zł 1.81-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.67 zł 0.91-2.72
Eggs (regular) (12) 7.91 zł 4.80-12.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.89 zł 7.71-18.14
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.52 zł 4.54-9.07
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 15.41 zł 9.07-22.68
Apples (1 lb) 1.58 zł 0.91-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 2.12 zł 1.58-3.18
Oranges (1 lb) 2.32 zł 1.36-4.08
Tomato (1 lb) 2.85 zł 1.36-4.53
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 zł 0.45-1.81
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 zł 0.90-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 3.39 zł 2.00-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.93 zł 1.00-2.95
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 22.00 zł 16.00-35.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.23 zł 2.50-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.69 zł 3.00-7.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 zł 15.50-20.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 zł 2.00-4.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 zł 80.00-132.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 zł 3.99-10.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 zł 3.22-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 zł 25.00-50.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 18.79 zł 16.28-19.99
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 78,600.00 zł 75,000.00-80,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 78,580.13 zł 70,000.00-88,500.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 690.78 zł 425.00-1,081.82
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.24 zł 0.10-0.30
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.47 zł 40.00-79.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 103.50 zł 65.00-150.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 49.50 zł 30.00-70.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 25.00 zł 20.00-30.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 897.78 zł 580.00-1,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,894.65 zł 12,000.00-50,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 326.30 zł 150.00-520.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 157.67 zł 80.00-257.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 286.64 zł 200.00-400.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 386.40 zł 200.00-660.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,127.10 zł 1,400.00-3,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,658.61 zł 1,100.00-2,600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,785.81 zł 2,500.00-6,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,869.15 zł 1,800.00-4,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,005.61 zł 557.41-1,672.24
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 672.40 zł 445.93-975.47
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,253.25 zł
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.51 3.00-6.00

Prices in Poland

This country had 24765 entries in the past 12 months by 2002 different contributors.
Last update: November 2020
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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By City in Poland

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Warsaw 45.87 24.83 35.70 36.68 40.09 52.70
Bydgoszcz 44.25 13.99 29.63 36.52 34.84 49.78
Gdansk 44.19 23.82 34.35 34.13 35.20 44.91
Gdynia 43.71 18.39 31.48 33.93 34.42 43.00
Poznan 43.10 19.70 31.79 35.01 35.15 43.21
Krakow (Cracow) 42.66 19.79 31.60 33.74 35.86 48.11
Wroclaw 42.29 21.28 32.13 33.61 35.43 47.90
Lodz 40.91 14.94 28.36 31.83 31.54 47.54
Lublin 39.60 14.43 27.44 30.06 32.07 50.87
Szczecin 39.56 14.02 27.22 32.22 29.96 50.33
Katowice 39.27 14.75 27.42 30.42 29.74 48.61
Bialystok 38.93 11.20 25.53 30.46 28.15 46.82
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