Cost of Living Comparison

CZK
COMPARED TO
USD

New York is 99.7% more expensive than Czech Republic.

If you lived in New York instead of Czech Republic, you would:
local_dining

pay 78.2% more for restaurants

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.19
Kč141.60
$16.88 +172.8%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.34
Kč145.12
$8.61 +35.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.42
Kč32.49
$2.05 +44.2%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.06
Kč24.33
$1.70 +60.1%
Average +78.2%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 2.1 times more for groceries

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.19
Kč27.16
$3.02 +154.5%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.61
Kč105.41
$5.55 +20.4%
Milk (1 gallon) $3.47
Kč79.31
$3.62 +4.4%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.01
Kč45.93
$2.59 +28.9%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.97
Kč68.07
$4.21 +41.6%
Apples (1 lb) $0.73
Kč16.67
$2.08 +185.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.65
Kč14.81
$0.76 +17.9%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.77
Kč17.53
$1.95 +155.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.15
Kč26.24
$2.30 +100.8%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.43
Kč9.88
$1.37 +217.8%
Onions (1 lb) $0.40
Kč9.23
$1.36 +237.5%
Average +105.8%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 2.1 times more for transportation

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.61
Kč128.34
$2.61 -53.4%
Monthly public transit pass $22.08
Kč505.13
$113.57 +414.4%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,241.61
Kč508,932.51
$24,635.32 +10.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $11.72
Kč268.06
$18.17 +55.1%
Average +106.7%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.7 times more for housing

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$20.18
Kč461.78
$68.42 +239.0%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $481.97
Kč11,028.41
$1,581.62 +228.2%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $393.76
Kč9,010.09
$1,325.41 +236.6%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$166.80
Kč3,816.82
$130.38 -21.8%
Average +170.5%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.5 times more for childcare

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $328.69
Kč7,521.01
$1,060.80 +222.7%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $8,954.03
Kč204,886.08
$15,637.30 +74.6%
Average +148.6%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 2.1 times more for entertainment and sports

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.55
Kč35.50
$5.16 +232.8%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.25
Kč51.38
$4.07 +81.3%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.18
Kč118.46
$11.93 +130.4%
Monthly membership at local gym $37.75
Kč863.76
$43.35 +14.8%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $7.94
Kč181.74
$13.57 +70.9%
Average +106.0%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 17.6% less for clothing

  Czech Republic help_outline New York help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$76.67
Kč1,754.43
$44.77 -41.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$42.53
Kč973.07
$36.65 -13.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$81.07
Kč1,855.02
$74.52 -8.1%
Men's business shoes (leather) $98.66
Kč2,257.52
$92.01 -6.7%
Average -17.6%

Czech Republic vs. New York - Cost of clothing
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