Nicosia is 80.0% more expensive than Mexico City.

If you lived in Nicosia instead of Mexico City, you would:

pay 71.9% more for restaurants

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.44
MX$131.71
$15.75
€13.81
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.95
MX$105.37
$7.27
€6.37
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.83
MX$14.64
$1.73
€1.52

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pay 73.7% more for groceries

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Bread
1 loaf
$1.54
MX$27.19
$2.17
€1.90
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.81
MX$49.75
$7.44
€6.53
Milk (1 gallon) $3.99
MX$70.63
$6.66
€5.84

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pay 2.4 times more for transportation

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.73
MX$66.00
$5.38
€4.72
Monthly public transit pass $14.88
MX$263.42
$48.46
€42.49
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $18,849.61
MX$333,662.64
$21,805.28
€19,121.08

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pay 95.8% more for housing

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$27.38
MX$484.62
$40.58
€35.59
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $628.03
MX$11,116.97
$650.77
€570.66
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $363.73
MX$6,438.47
$554.09
€485.88

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pay 27.5% more for childcare

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $310.85
MX$5,502.51
$415.51
€364.36
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,469.63
MX$114,520.92
$7,849.90
€6,883.59

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pay 97.7% more for entertainment and sports

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.98
MX$35.12
$4.24
€3.72
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.23
MX$39.39
$3.83
€3.36
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.10
MX$54.88
$6.06
€5.31

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pay 54.2% more for clothing

 
Mexico City
Nicosia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$45.12
MX$798.68
$94.64
€82.99
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$35.12
MX$621.60
$47.06
€41.27
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$76.19
MX$1,348.66
$88.89
€77.94

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