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Kiev vs St Petersberg
Kbp vs Spg

Average net salary (After tax)

St Petersberg
Kiev

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Kbp
Outside city centre
Spg
Kbp

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Spg
Kbp
Outside city centre
Spg
Kbp

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Spg
Kbp
Outside city centre
Spg
Kbp

Mortgage rates

St Petersberg
4.5%
Kiev
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

St Petersberg
Kiev

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Spg
Kbp

Mobile phone data

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

Spg
Kbp

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Spg
Kbp

Monthly pass

Regular price

Spg
Kbp

Fuel prices

Per Litre

St Petersberg
Kiev

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Spg
Kbp
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Spg
Kbp
White bread 500g
Spg
Kbp
Eggs 12
Spg
Kbp
White rice 1kg
Spg
Kbp

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

St Petersberg
Kiev

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Spg
Kbp
Beef round 1kg
Spg
Kbp
Local cheese 1kg
Spg
Kbp

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Spg
Kbp
Lettuce 1 head
Spg
Kbp
Tomatoes 1kg
Spg
Kbp

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Spg
Kbp
Oranges 1 head
Spg
Kbp
Bananas 1kg
Spg
Kbp

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

St Petersberg
4.5%
Kiev
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in St Petersberg are 17.14% higher than in Kiev

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Spg $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Spg
Kbp
Market 0.5L bottle
Spg
Kbp

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Spg
Kbp
Market 0.33L bottle
Spg
Kbp

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

St Petersberg
5
Kiev

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Spg
Kbp

Summer dress

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

Spg
Kbp

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Spg
Kbp
1 pair men's leather shoes
Spg
Kbp

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

St Petersberg
$15.33
Kiev
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Spg $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth