Cost of living in Kiev, Ukraine

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 85₴
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 56₴
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 33₴
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 16₴
12 eggs, large 24₴
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 21₴
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 72₴
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 25₴
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 8₴
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 12₴
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 133₴
2 liters of Coca-Cola 18₴
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 5.32₴
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 17,423₴
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 882₴
Internet 8MB (1 month) 98₴
40” flat screen TV 11,166₴
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 1,230₴
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 150₴
Hourly rate for cleaning help 111₴
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 1,863₴
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 857₴
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 1,488₴
1 pair of leather business shoes 2,682₴
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 556,881₴
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 22₴
Monthly ticket public transport 262₴
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) 61₴
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 99₴
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 52₴
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 48₴
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 75₴
4 rolls of toilet paper 20₴
Tube of toothpaste 29₴
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 99₴
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 300₴
2 tickets to the movies 153₴
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 507₴
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert 797₴
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 82₴
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 29₴
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 31₴
iPod nano 16GB 4,010₴
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 1.99₴
1 month of gym membership in business district 886₴
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 24₴
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 5,594 prices entered by 524 different people.
Latest price update: August 30, 2015.

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