Cost of Living in Russia

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.51 € 4.58-19.64
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 39.28 € 26.19-65.47
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.24 € 4.32-6.55
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.96 € 0.92-3.93
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.62 € 1.57-4.58
Cappuccino (regular) 2.10 € 1.09-3.80
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.91 € 0.65-1.57
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.47 € 0.31-1.05
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.81 € 2.78-5.44
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.55 € 0.36-0.95
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 € 0.42-0.89
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.37 € 0.94-1.84
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.28 € 2.67-7.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.95 € 1.19-2.38
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.72 € 2.38-5.35
Apples (1 lb) 0.65 € 0.36-0.97
Banana (1 lb) 0.55 € 0.39-0.98
Oranges (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.42-1.19
Tomato (1 lb) 1.04 € 0.42-1.78
Potato (1 lb) 0.32 € 0.15-0.48
Onion (1 lb) 0.26 € 0.15-0.42
Lettuce (1 head) 1.12 € 0.59-1.96
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.61 € 0.39-0.92
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.55 € 4.58-10.47
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.92 € 0.65-1.31
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 € 1.05-2.62
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.62 € 2.03-3.27
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.42 € 0.31-0.79
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 28.81 € 13.09-44.32
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.57 € 0.92-2.62
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.42 € 0.21-0.84
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.71 € 3.14-7.86
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.55 € 2.33-2.73
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,733.12 € 26,186.49-45,826.36
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,615.27 € 26,186.49-39,279.74
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 102.73 € 68.49-157.12
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.03 € 0.01-0.04
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 6.93 € 5.24-10.47
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.07 € 13.64-65.47
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.36 € 10.47-32.73
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.58 € 3.54-6.55
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 315.83 € 196.40-589.20
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,519.38 € 3,142.38-13,093.25
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.74 € 32.73-134.01
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.40 € 20.94-65.47
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.15 € 52.37-157.12
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 103.73 € 52.37-196.40
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 426.28 € 235.68-919.97
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 254.69 € 170.21-514.24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 845.14 € 458.26-1,963.99
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 531.80 € 324.71-981.99
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 230.35 € 121.64-624.35
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 150.05 € 85.15-326.17
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 626.46 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.40 7.00-15.00

Prices in Russia

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Last update: February 2023
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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Distribution of Expenses Using Our Statistical Model:
  

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
Vladivostok 48.4 18.9 34.3 43.3 36.7 35.4
Moscow 46.9 25.9 36.8 36.9 49.5 58.5
Saint Petersburg 44.9 17.0 31.5 35.1 41.7 46.9
Yekaterinburg 43.5 11.2 28.0 37.0 37.8 60.4
Novosibirsk 40.9 11.0 26.5 34.5 38.8 37.6
Kazan 40.9 10.9 26.5 33.8 36.9 37.6
Krasnodar 40.1 8.8 25.1 31.5 44.2 38.8
Kaliningrad 39.6 9.6 25.2 34.6 36.1 38.1
Samara 39.4 9.8 25.2 31.1 40.8 38.5
Chelyabinsk 39.3 6.8 23.7 30.1 33.2 31.5
Voronezh 38.9 7.5 23.8 31.8 41.3 42.8
Perm 38.1 8.5 23.9 33.4 37.1 39.0
Nizhny Novgorod 38.0 10.2 24.7 31.5 34.8 42.3
Ufa 37.8 9.9 24.4 32.0 33.5 41.1
Rostov-na-donu 36.8 11.7 24.8 32.0 33.9 36.5
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