Cost of living in Moscow, Russia

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 12,067 prices entered by 1,125 different people.
Latest price update: March 06, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district руб 349
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) руб 276
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast руб 113
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk руб 58
12 eggs, large руб 81
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes руб 127
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese руб 255
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples руб 74
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes руб 38
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket руб 51
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality руб 550
2 liters of Coca-Cola руб 69
Bread for 2 people for 1 day руб 21
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area руб 114,135
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat руб 4,614
Internet 8MB (1 month) руб 369
40” flat screen TV руб 21,745
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt руб 3,688
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) руб 264
Hourly rate for cleaning help руб 635
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) руб 4,065
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) руб 2,259
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) руб 4,079
1 pair of leather business shoes руб 5,658
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new руб 824,242
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas руб 35
Monthly ticket public transport руб 1,826
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) руб 467
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) руб 256
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) руб 203
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) руб 161
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) руб 137
4 rolls of toilet paper руб 57
Tube of toothpaste руб 84
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city руб 761
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub руб 1,742
2 tickets to the movies руб 751
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) руб 6,487
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert руб 3,961
1 cocktail drink in downtown club руб 352
Capuccino in expat area of the city руб 251
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) руб 210
iPod nano 16GB руб 8,359
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) руб 2.06
1 month of gym membership in business district руб 6,232
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes руб 78

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