Cost of living in Warsaw, Poland

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 26 zł
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 17 zł
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 9 zł
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 2.91 zł
12 eggs, large 10 zł
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 7 zł
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 15 zł
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 3.04 zł
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 2.14 zł
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 3.00 zł
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 28 zł
2 liters of Coca-Cola 5.62 zł
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 2.40 zł
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 4,072 zł
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 356 zł
Internet 8MB (1 month) 51 zł
40” flat screen TV 1,889 zł
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 320 zł
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 31 zł
Hourly rate for cleaning help 17 zł
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 263 zł
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 137 zł
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 292 zł
1 pair of leather business shoes 305 zł
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 79,968 zł
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 4.88 zł
Monthly ticket public transport 114 zł
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) 24 zł
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 17 zł
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 19 zł
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 14 zł
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 11 zł
4 rolls of toilet paper 4.79 zł
Tube of toothpaste 8 zł
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 43 zł
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 64 zł
2 tickets to the movies 53 zł
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 200 zł
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert 136 zł
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 21 zł
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 12 zł
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 9 zł
iPod nano 16GB 791 zł
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.31 zł
1 month of gym membership in business district 172 zł
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 14 zł
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 9,593 prices entered by 830 different people.
Latest price update: September 01, 2015.

Warsaw position in our World Ranking

the world
145th
out of 194
eastern europe
10th
out of 32

Cheapest and most expensive products in Warsaw compared to other cities:

eastern europe
2nd
eastern europe
3rd
eastern europe
3rd
eastern europe
3rd
eastern europe
4th
eastern europe
4th

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