Tripoli is 39.2% cheaper than Moscow.

If you lived in Tripoli instead of Moscow, you would:

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pay 42.3% less for restaurants

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $9.92
RUB883.67
$6.17
LYD29.820
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.92
RUB438.41
$5.14
LYD24.850
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.10
RUB98.40
$0.47
LYD2.260

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pay 17.0% less for groceries

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Bread
1 loaf
$0.63
RUB56.29
$0.30
LYD1.470
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.72
RUB420.12
$2.40
LYD11.590
Milk (1 gallon) $3.62
RUB322.33
$3.73
LYD18.020

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pay 42.5% less for transportation

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.31
RUB206.13
$0.12
LYD0.560
Monthly public transit pass $29.87
RUB2,659.66
$16.46
LYD79.520
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $32,820.00
RUB2,922,701.91
$15,433.88
LYD74,545.640

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pay 5.5% more for housing

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$6.03
RUB536.71
$19.74
LYD95.330
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $881.83
RUB78,529.16
$226.36
LYD1,093.340
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $532.09
RUB47,383.86
$124.50
LYD601.330

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pay 88.4% less for childcare

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $484.25
RUB43,123.59
$68.60
LYD331.310
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,553.80
RUB1,028,894.79
$1,028.93
LYD4,969.710

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pay 38.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.28
RUB292.27
$0.67
LYD3.230
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.63
RUB234.57
$0.58
LYD2.820
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.52
RUB224.07
$2.26
LYD10.930

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pay 51.6% less for clothing

 
Moscow
Tripoli
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$98.68
RUB8,788.11
$30.31
LYD146.420
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$46.53
RUB4,143.17
$32.72
LYD158.040
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$117.96
RUB10,504.68
$48.68
LYD235.110

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