Cost of living in Skopje, Macedonia

Change the currency:
Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 318 ден
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 191 ден
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 150 ден
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 52 ден
12 eggs, large 96 ден
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 62 ден
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 188 ден
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 37 ден
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 30 ден
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 42 ден
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 274 ден
2 liters of Coca-Cola 74 ден
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 26 ден
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 25,550 ден
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 17,027 ден
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 6,028 ден
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 17,445 ден
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 10,895 ден
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 3,885 ден
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 620 ден
40” flat screen TV 23,786 ден
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 4,197 ден
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 300 ден
Hourly rate for cleaning help 127 ден
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 2,446 ден
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 2,398 ден
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 4,470 ден
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 3,648 ден
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 1,176,010 ден
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 62 ден
Monthly ticket public transport 1,446 ден
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 284 ден
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 189 ден
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 214 ден
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 911 ден
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 178 ден
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 206 ден
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 185 ден
4 rolls of toilet paper 48 ден
Tube of toothpaste 94 ден
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 196 ден
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 904 ден
2 tickets to the movies 462 ден
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 590 ден
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 1,597 ден
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 193 ден
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 89 ден
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 100 ден
iPod nano 16GB 11,530 ден
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 5.82 ден
1 month of gym membership in business district 1,730 ден
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 118 ден
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 346 prices entered by 41 different people.
Latest price update: February 21, 2017.

Skopje position in our World Ranking

the world
209th
out of 218
eastern europe
23rd
out of 25

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

the world
1st
the world
1st
the world
2nd
the world
3rd
the world
4th
eastern europe
1st

Do you live in Skopje? We need your help!

What is the price of

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new

in Skopje?

ден

International Cost of Living Index

loading...

Recent Prices Added

  • Weekly rent - 2 bedroom (85m2) furnished accommodation in expensive area in London costs £1,488 (8 minutes ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Nice costs €30 (8 minutes ago)
  • Utilities, monthly for 2 people in 85 m2 in Kraków costs 500 zł (13 minutes ago)
  • 1 liter of gasoline in Almaty costs 140 KZT (33 minutes ago)
  • Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Addis Ababa costs 990 Birr (36 minutes ago)
  • 12 doses box of antibiotics in Aberdeen costs £0.00 (39 minutes ago)

What do you think about the cost of living in Skopje?