Cost of Living Comparison

MVR
COMPARED TO
PLN

Poland is 3.2% cheaper than Maldives.

If you lived in Poland instead of Maldives, you would:
local_dining

pay 29.5% more for restaurants

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Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.94
MVR60.91
$5.33
zł19.75
+35.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.71
MVR165.43
$5.05
zł18.73
-52.8%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.12
MVR17.24
$1.04
zł3.86
-6.7%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.36
MVR5.60
$0.88
zł3.25
+142.3%
Average +29.5%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 34.5% less for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.24
MVR19.18
$0.82
zł3.04
-33.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.78
MVR58.40
$3.03
zł11.23
-19.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $6.13
MVR94.65
$2.44
zł9.04
-60.2%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.56
MVR24.18
$2.00
zł7.40
+27.5%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.74
MVR26.95
$1.91
zł7.07
+9.4%
Apples (1 lb) $1.07
MVR16.49
$0.38
zł1.43
-63.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.05
MVR16.30
$0.51
zł1.90
-51.4%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.05
MVR16.20
$0.58
zł2.14
-45.0%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.42
MVR21.88
$0.74
zł2.75
-47.7%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.53
MVR8.15
$0.29
zł1.09
-44.2%
Onions (1 lb) $0.68
MVR10.46
$0.33
zł1.23
-50.8%
Average -34.5%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 27.5% less for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.35
MVR51.71
$4.94
zł18.30
+47.5%
Monthly public transit pass $46.72
MVR721.90
$24.23
zł89.78
-48.1%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $45,425.05
MVR701,844.71
$20,252.35
zł75,047.04
-55.4%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $13.95
MVR215.57
$6.41
zł23.76
-54.0%
Average -27.5%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 62.4% less for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$91.65
MVR1,416.10
$13.83
zł51.25
-84.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $897.69
MVR13,869.79
$425.90
zł1,578.21
-52.6%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $665.15
MVR10,277.01
$335.38
zł1,242.79
-49.6%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$131.06
MVR2,025.02
$131.12
zł485.86
Average -62.4%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 42.0% more for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $162.23
MVR2,506.59
$197.96
zł733.57
+22.0%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $3,522.76
MVR54,428.77
$5,708.80
zł21,154.52
+62.1%
Average +42.0%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 31.6% less for entertainment and sports

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Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.76
MVR58.05
$1.80
zł6.65
-52.2%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.34
MVR36.17
$2.09
zł7.75
-10.6%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.76
MVR88.98
$4.28
zł15.84
-25.8%
Monthly membership at local gym $63.88
MVR986.97
$25.02
zł92.70
-60.8%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $6.81
MVR105.28
$6.23
zł23.07
-8.6%
Average -31.6%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 62.1% more for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$32.04
MVR495.05
$72.59
zł268.97
+126.5%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$33.23
MVR513.43
$36.76
zł136.22
+10.6%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$46.86
MVR724.07
$70.55
zł261.45
+50.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $54.01
MVR834.42
$86.71
zł321.33
+60.6%
Average +62.1%

Maldives vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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