Summary

Cost of living in Kiev is 12% more expensive than Sofia according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$855
$973
Cost of Living
$739
$481
Average Salary
$538
$721
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$414.22
$554.55
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$305.03
$343.48
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$752.54
$1,042.09
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$532.3
$579.44

Salaries And Financing

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$739.27
$481.16
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.30
%20.04

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$114.78
$109.77
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.17
$0.04
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$12.44
$5.12

Markets

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.15
$0.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$0.64
$0.56
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.98
$1.15
Local Cheese (1kg)
$6.89
$7.27
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.58
$0.51
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.82
$4.09
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.79
$0.75
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.4
$1.38
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$3.16
$1.54
Apples (1kg)
$1.23
$0.62
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$5.6
$3.66
Oranges (1kg)
$1.3
$1.17
Potato (1kg)
$0.69
$0.46
Lettuce (1 head)
$0.71
$0.92
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.24
$1.09
Tomato (1kg)
$1.55
$1.45
Banana (1kg)
$1.37
$1.06
Onion (1kg)
$0.73
$0.59
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$8.23
$5.54

Transportation

Name
Sofia
Kiev
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$0.9
$0.3
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$28.16
$15.34
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.26
$1.12
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$20,111.16
$21,557.74
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$0.47
$1.82
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.47
$0.27
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$7.38
$3.24
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$19,925.26
$21,699.95

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Sofia
Kiev
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$59.33
$71.47
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$30.21
$47.18
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$79.95
$102.43
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$80.41
$121.34

Restaurants

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$7.17
$5.69
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$28.63
$24.74
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$4.88
$3.85
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$1.41
$1.04
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.08
$1.64
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.97
$0.6
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.7
$0.53
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.38
$1.16

Sports And Leisure

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$25.53
$22.71
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$14.49
$12.41
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$6.94
$4.27

Childcare

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$364.5
$244.61
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$5,543.26
$8,783.39

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Sofia
Kiev
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$1,668.04
$1,704.69
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,054.03
$777.13