Cost of Living in Russia

Cost of living in Russia is 55.59% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Russia is, on average, 76.94% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.49 € 3.29-10.97
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 21.94 € 16.46-43.89
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.74 € 2.47-3.84
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.10 € 0.55-2.74
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 € 1.10-4.39
Cappuccino (regular) 1.35 € 0.66-2.19
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.57 € 0.44-1.10
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.34 € 0.22-0.71
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.55 € 1.87-3.86
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.36 € 0.25-0.60
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.35 € 0.20-0.50
Eggs (regular) (12) 0.87 € 0.55-1.18
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.65 € 1.74-4.98
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.28 € 0.75-1.74
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.32 € 1.49-3.23
Apples (1 lb) 0.49 € 0.25-0.75
Banana (1 lb) 0.34 € 0.25-0.50
Oranges (1 lb) 0.47 € 0.27-0.82
Tomato (1 lb) 0.65 € 0.30-1.00
Potato (1 lb) 0.17 € 0.07-0.28
Onion (1 lb) 0.16 € 0.10-0.25
Lettuce (1 head) 0.68 € 0.33-1.21
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.41 € 0.26-0.66
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.39 € 3.29-7.68
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.67 € 0.49-1.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.24 € 0.77-1.81
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1.65 € 1.43-2.08
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.29 € 0.22-0.55
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 19.75 € 10.86-32.91
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.10 € 0.60-1.65
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.26 € 0.18-0.53
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.29 € 2.30-6.58
Gasoline (1 gallon) 1.89 € 1.70-2.08
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,359.80 € 11,300.54-16,456.93
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,871.80 € 13,165.54-16,489.84
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 77.67 € 54.86-114.78
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.02 € 0.01-0.03
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 5.35 € 4.09-7.68
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 23.93 € 10.97-49.37
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.13 € 5.49-21.90
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.29 € 2.74-4.94
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 183.13 € 109.71-412.45
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,059.07 € 1,711.52-10,971.29
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.96 € 21.94-86.67
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.30 € 14.26-54.85
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 57.36 € 32.91-87.77
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 67.14 € 38.40-109.71
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 256.29 € 160.00-712.11
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 167.30 € 104.23-389.48
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 469.82 € 269.41-1,479.35
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 322.12 € 179.20-743.58
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 89.19 € 53.00-403.03
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 62.32 € 38.64-185.47
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 366.52 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.22 8.00-12.00

Prices in Russia

This country had 48745 entries in the past 12 months by 3609 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 39.57 25.08 32.56 30.34 40.44 48.45
Vladivostok 37.43 13.05 25.64 32.91 32.64 31.58
Saint Petersburg 34.47 15.06 25.08 28.40 31.00 41.61
Nizhny Novgorod 32.32 9.64 21.35 26.02 30.12 34.42
Tyumen 32.00 7.48 20.14 26.34 33.32 37.15
Rostov-na-donu 31.76 8.10 20.32 25.09 33.40 32.77
Samara 31.52 8.48 20.38 25.30 30.78 31.07
Irkutsk 31.50 8.70 20.47 27.46 29.74 32.41
Kaliningrad 31.20 7.02 19.51 26.46 25.11 33.22
Novosibirsk 31.02 9.44 20.59 27.74 25.51 34.91
Krasnoyarsk 30.90 8.11 19.88 27.63 28.48 36.71
Yekaterinburg 30.39 8.90 20.00 24.17 27.21 45.96
Perm 30.11 7.32 19.09 24.78 26.94 38.26
Omsk 30.08 6.79 18.82 27.33 25.52 26.84
Ufa 29.92 8.37 19.50 24.06 28.87 35.14
Krasnodar 29.87 7.96 19.28 24.27 28.52 36.68
Kazan 29.59 8.76 19.52 25.14 26.74 39.01
Voronezh 29.44 6.65 18.42 25.15 25.04 32.96
Volgograd 29.20 6.59 18.26 23.02 32.07 32.27
Saratov 29.16 5.66 17.80 23.97 27.29 30.29
Tomsk 28.84 6.93 18.24 24.92 23.27 38.08
Chelyabinsk 28.77 6.14 17.83 24.25 22.20 37.11
Izhevsk 28.04 5.66 17.22 25.19 23.77 34.35
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