Cost of living in Kiev, Ukraine

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 101₴
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 65₴
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 39₴
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 16₴
12 eggs, large 29₴
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 35₴
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 59₴
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 17₴
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 7₴
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 15₴
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 124₴
2 liters of Coca-Cola 19₴
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 8₴
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 16,587₴
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 9,052₴
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 1,476₴
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 11,224₴
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 7,138₴
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 1,163₴
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 111₴
40” flat screen TV 11,052₴
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,191₴
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 158₴
Hourly rate for cleaning help 88₴
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 1,551₴
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 1,017₴
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 2,236₴
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,906₴
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 685,262₴
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 23₴
Monthly ticket public transport 329₴
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 91₴
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 83₴
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 157₴
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 333₴
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 67₴
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 44₴
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 49₴
4 rolls of toilet paper 23₴
Tube of toothpaste 42₴
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 170₴
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 278₴
2 tickets to the movies 156₴
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 812₴
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 732₴
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 97₴
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 29₴
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 33₴
iPod nano 16GB 6,529₴
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 1.05₴
1 month of gym membership in business district 629₴
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 24₴
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,351 prices entered by 155 different people.
Latest price update: January 19, 2017.

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