Cost of Living in Russia

Cost of living in Russia is 55.45% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Russia is, on average, 76.93% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 500.00 руб 300.00-1,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,000.00 руб 1,450.00-4,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 250.00 руб 225.00-350.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 100.00 руб 50.00-250.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 200.00 руб 100.00-400.00
Cappuccino (regular) 123.04 руб 55.00-200.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 51.64 руб 40.00-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 31.04 руб 20.00-64.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 231.72 руб 170.34-351.73
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 32.70 руб 22.68-54.43
Rice (white), (1 lb) 31.41 руб 18.14-45.36
Eggs (regular) (12) 79.31 руб 50.40-108.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 241.00 руб 158.76-453.59
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 116.33 руб 68.04-158.76
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 210.90 руб 136.08-294.84
Apples (1 lb) 44.28 руб 22.68-68.04
Banana (1 lb) 30.73 руб 22.68-45.36
Oranges (1 lb) 43.09 руб 24.95-72.57
Tomato (1 lb) 59.56 руб 27.22-90.72
Potato (1 lb) 15.55 руб 6.80-25.45
Onion (1 lb) 14.42 руб 9.07-22.68
Lettuce (1 head) 62.15 руб 30.00-114.40
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 37.33 руб 24.00-60.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 руб 300.00-700.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 60.86 руб 45.00-90.88
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 112.80 руб 70.00-165.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 руб 130.00-190.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 26.00 руб 20.00-50.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,800.00 руб 990.00-3,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 руб 54.50-150.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб 16.09-48.28
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 300.00 руб 210.00-600.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 172.04 руб 155.20-189.27
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,400,000.00 руб 1,030,000.00-1,500,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,354,652.68 руб 1,200,000.00-1,503,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 7,073.83 руб 5,000.00-10,461.54
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.80 руб 1.00-3.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 487.78 руб 372.95-700.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,177.25 руб 1,000.00-4,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,100.56 руб 500.00-1,999.98
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 руб 250.00-450.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 16,620.91 руб 10,000.00-37,750.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 367,462.82 руб 156,000.00-1,000,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 4,445.90 руб 2,000.00-7,900.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,667.51 руб 1,300.00-4,945.59
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 5,227.81 руб 3,000.00-8,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 6,114.70 руб 3,500.00-10,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 23,312.87 руб 14,583.33-64,547.62
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,226.26 руб 9,500.00-35,288.89
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 42,567.19 руб 24,555.56-134,777.78
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 29,242.01 руб 16,333.33-67,354.42
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,101.96 руб 4,784.51-36,352.40
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,670.16 руб 3,521.84-16,832.44
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 33,336.54 руб
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.23 8.00-12.00

Prices in Russia

This country had 48331 entries in the past 12 months by 3590 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 Russia

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Moscow 39.11 24.98 32.28 30.16 39.07 48.64
Vladivostok 37.37 13.05 25.62 32.86 32.60 31.52
Saint Petersburg 34.44 15.05 25.07 28.40 30.95 41.50
Nizhny Novgorod 32.27 9.64 21.33 25.98 30.07 34.35
Tyumen 31.95 7.47 20.12 26.31 33.28 37.08
Rostov-na-donu 31.72 8.10 20.30 25.05 33.36 32.71
Samara 31.48 8.48 20.36 25.27 30.74 31.01
Irkutsk 31.45 8.70 20.46 27.42 29.71 32.34
Kaliningrad 31.16 7.02 19.50 26.42 25.09 33.15
Novosibirsk 30.98 9.44 20.57 27.70 25.48 34.84
Krasnoyarsk 30.86 8.11 19.87 27.59 28.44 36.63
Yekaterinburg 30.34 8.90 19.98 24.14 27.18 45.87
Perm 30.06 7.31 19.07 24.72 26.90 38.19
Omsk 30.04 6.79 18.81 27.29 25.49 26.79
Ufa 29.91 8.32 19.48 23.98 28.83 35.08
Krasnodar 29.83 7.96 19.26 24.23 28.48 36.60
Kazan 29.55 8.76 19.50 25.11 26.71 38.94
Voronezh 29.41 6.65 18.41 25.11 25.01 32.89
Volgograd 29.16 6.58 18.25 22.99 32.03 32.21
Saratov 29.13 5.66 17.79 23.94 27.26 30.23
Tomsk 28.97 6.91 18.31 25.39 23.07 36.85
Chelyabinsk 28.73 6.14 17.81 24.22 22.17 37.04
Izhevsk 28.00 5.66 17.20 25.14 23.73 34.29
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