Cost of living in Damascus (Syria) is 72% cheaper than in Saint Petersburg (Russia)

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TOTAL - 72%
warning This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 343 prices entered by 43 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 23, 2021. Exchange rate: 0.05632 RUB / SYP *
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require руб 226,000 in Saint Petersburg you would need to make just about руб 62,305 (1,106,279 £) in Damascus.

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