Cost of living comparison

compared to

Russia is 63.6% cheaper than Hamilton.

If you lived in Russia instead of Hamilton, you would:

pay 70.3% less for restaurants

 
Hamilton
Russia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $44.00
$44.00
$10.05
₽633.93
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$15.00
$15.00
$6.50
₽409.98
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $3.38
$3.38
$1.10
₽69.53

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pay 74.6% less for groceries

 
Hamilton
Russia
Bread
1 loaf
$7.04
$7.04
$0.74
₽46.96
Local cheese (8 oz) $9.24
$9.24
$6.12
₽385.80
Milk (1 gallon) $16.75
$16.75
$4.79
₽302.39

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pay 52.0% less for transportation

 
Hamilton
Russia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $8.93
$8.93
$3.32
₽209.64
Monthly public transit pass $69.50
$69.50
$26.69
₽1,683.35
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $40,000.00
$40,000.00
$40,723.29
₽2,568,621.63

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pay 79.6% less for housing

 
Hamilton
Russia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$154.25
$154.25
$9.10
₽573.85
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $3,600.00
$3,600.00
$429.22
₽27,072.93
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $2,225.00
$2,225.00
$297.58
₽18,769.75

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pay 76.1% less for childcare

 
Hamilton
Russia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,254.25
$1,254.25
$310.74
₽19,599.90
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $28,428.57
$28,428.57
$6,542.10
₽412,643.12

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pay 72.6% less for entertainment and sports

 
Hamilton
Russia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $10.00
$10.00
$2.22
₽140.00
Cappuccino in mid-range area $6.62
$6.62
$2.43
₽153.35
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$17.25
$17.25
$3.03
₽190.85

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pay 20.2% less for clothing

 
Hamilton
Russia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$105.00
$105.00
$87.55
₽5,522.07
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$64.17
$64.17
$56.71
₽3,577.17
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$162.14
$162.14
$106.20
₽6,698.88

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