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Caracas vs Bucharest
Car vs Buh

Average net salary (After tax)

Bucharest
Caracas

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Car
Outside city centre
Buh
Car

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Car
Outside city centre
Buh
Car

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Buh
Car
Outside city centre
Buh
Car

Mortgage rates

Bucharest
4.5%
Caracas
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Bucharest
Caracas

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Buh
Car

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Buh
Car

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Buh
Car

Monthly pass

Regular price

Buh
Car

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bucharest
Caracas

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Buh
Car
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Buh
Car
White bread 500g
Buh
Car
Eggs 12
Buh
Car
White rice 1kg
Buh
Car

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bucharest
Caracas

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Buh
Car
Beef round 1kg
Buh
Car
Local cheese 1kg
Buh
Car

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Buh
Car
Lettuce 1 head
Buh
Car
Tomatoes 1kg
Buh
Car

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Buh
Car
Oranges 1 head
Buh
Car
Bananas 1kg
Buh
Car

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bucharest
4.5%
Caracas
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bucharest are 17.14% higher than in Caracas

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Buh
Car
Market 0.5L bottle
Buh
Car

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Buh
Car
Market 0.33L bottle
Buh
Car

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bucharest
5
Caracas

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Buh
Car

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Buh
Car

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Buh
Car
1 pair men's leather shoes
Buh
Car

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bucharest
$15.33
Caracas
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth