Cost of Living Comparison

MDL
COMPARED TO
PLN

Moldova is 35.9% cheaper than Poland.

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

pay 5.2% more for restaurants

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.48
MDL98.77
$5.09
zł18.87
-7.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.39
MDL79.01
$4.63
zł17.15
+5.5%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.64
MDL11.44
$1.00
zł3.71
+57.5%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.45
MDL8.10
$0.81
zł2.99
+79.2%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 5.4% more for groceries

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.32
MDL5.82
$0.74
zł2.74
+128.5%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.07
MDL55.33
$2.92
zł10.82
-5.0%
Milk (1 gallon) $2.43
MDL43.82
$2.36
zł8.76
-2.9%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.14
MDL20.59
$1.94
zł7.20
+70.0%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.68
MDL30.24
$1.81
zł6.72
+7.9%
Apples (1 lb) $0.31
MDL5.56
$0.36
zł1.32
+15.8%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.64
MDL11.56
$0.50
zł1.84
-22.6%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.62
MDL11.17
$0.53
zł1.97
-14.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.68
MDL12.23
$0.65
zł2.39
-5.0%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.25
MDL4.55
$0.23
zł0.87
-7.4%
Onions (1 lb) $0.26
MDL4.61
$0.25
zł0.94
-0.7%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 12.0% more for transportation

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.87
MDL69.68
$4.83
zł17.90
+24.8%
Monthly public transit pass $7.68
MDL138.28
$23.83
zł88.30
+210.3%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $16,454.92
MDL296,303.58
$18,406.26
zł68,206.19
+11.9%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $2.69
MDL48.40
$6.13
zł22.73
+128.2%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 47.7% more for housing

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$8.94
MDL160.99
$13.38
zł49.57
+49.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $253.66
MDL4,567.60
$376.97
zł1,396.88
+48.6%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $184.57
MDL3,323.47
$287.66
zł1,065.95
+55.9%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$96.10
MDL1,730.55
$124.51
zł461.40
+29.6%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 3.8 times more for childcare

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $182.32
MDL3,283.07
$202.69
zł751.09
+11.2%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $3,114.25
MDL56,078.20
$12,448.24
zł46,128.16
+299.7%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 11.1% more for entertainment and sports

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.10
MDL19.75
$1.81
zł6.71
+65.0%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.35
MDL24.26
$1.98
zł7.34
+47.0%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.54
MDL27.66
$4.12
zł15.27
+168.3%
Monthly membership at local gym $25.90
MDL466.35
$25.00
zł92.63
-3.5%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $5.48
MDL98.77
$6.36
zł23.58
+16.0%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 9.6% less for clothing

  Moldova help_outline Poland help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$55.84
MDL1,005.53
$68.72
zł254.64
+23.1%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.01
MDL666.42
$34.28
zł127.03
-7.4%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$86.80
MDL1,563.00
$70.87
zł262.63
-18.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) $93.63
MDL1,686.01
$73.10
zł270.88
-21.9%

Moldova vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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