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St Petersberg vs Tehran
Spg vs Thr

Average net salary (After tax)

Tehran
St Petersberg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Spg
Outside city centre
Thr
Spg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Thr
Spg
Outside city centre
Thr
Spg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Thr
Spg
Outside city centre
Thr
Spg

Mortgage rates

Tehran
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Tehran
St Petersberg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Thr
Spg

Mobile phone data

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

Thr
Spg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Thr
Spg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Thr
Spg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Tehran
St Petersberg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Thr
Spg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Tehran
St Petersberg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Thr
Spg
Lettuce 1 head
Thr
Spg
Tomatoes 1kg
Thr
Spg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Thr
Spg
Oranges 1 head
Thr
Spg
Bananas 1kg
Thr
Spg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Tehran
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Thr
Spg
Market 0.5L bottle
Thr
Spg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Thr
Spg
Market 0.33L bottle
Thr
Spg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Tehran
5
St Petersberg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Thr
Spg

Summer dress

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

Thr
Spg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Tehran
$15.33
St Petersberg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Thr $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth