Cost of living in Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Latest price update: November 01, 2014.
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Food
Daily menu in the business district руб 381
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) руб 240
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast руб 110
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk руб 45
12 eggs, large руб 72
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes руб 90
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese руб 148
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples руб 53
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes руб 68
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket руб 56
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality руб 431
2 liters of Coca-Cola руб 63
Bread for 2 people for 1 day руб 30
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area руб 63,071
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat руб 5,316
Internet 8MB (1 month) руб 328
40” flat screen TV руб 18,765
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt руб 3,045
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) руб 391
Hourly rate for cleaning help руб 486
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) руб 4,673
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) руб 1,920
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) руб 4,259
1 pair of leather business shoes руб 5,402
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new руб 859,545
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas руб 34
Monthly ticket public transport руб 1,764
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) руб 541
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) руб 289
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) руб 175
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) руб 86
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) руб 135
4 rolls of toilet paper руб 49
Tube of toothpaste руб 55
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city руб 351
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub руб 1,337
2 tickets to the movies руб 561
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) руб 5,556
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert руб 2,946
1 cocktail drink in downtown club руб 327
Capuccino in expat area of the city руб 130
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) руб 193
iPod nano 16GB руб 12,016
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) руб 1.49
1 month of gym membership in business district руб 2,365
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes руб 71

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