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Moscow vs Sydney
Mow vs Syd

Average net salary (After tax)

Sydney
Moscow

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Syd
Mow
Outside city centre
Syd
Mow

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Syd
Mow
Outside city centre
Syd
Mow

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Syd
Mow
Outside city centre
Syd
Mow

Mortgage rates

Sydney
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Sydney
Moscow

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Syd
Mow

Mobile phone data

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

Syd
Mow

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Syd
Mow

Monthly pass

Regular price

Syd
Mow

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Sydney
Moscow

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Syd
Mow
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Syd
Mow
White bread 500g
Syd
Mow
Eggs 12
Syd
Mow
White rice 1kg
Syd
Mow

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Sydney
Moscow

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Syd
Mow
Beef round 1kg
Syd
Mow
Local cheese 1kg
Syd
Mow

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Syd
Mow
Lettuce 1 head
Syd
Mow
Tomatoes 1kg
Syd
Mow

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Syd
Mow
Oranges 1 head
Syd
Mow
Bananas 1kg
Syd
Mow

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Sydney
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 17.14% higher than in Moscow

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Syd $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Syd
Mow
Market 0.5L bottle
Syd
Mow

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Syd
Mow
Market 0.33L bottle
Syd
Mow

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Sydney
5
Moscow

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Syd
Mow

Summer dress

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

Syd
Mow

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Syd
Mow
1 pair men's leather shoes
Syd
Mow

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Sydney
$15.33
Moscow
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Syd $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Syd $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth