Cost of Living Comparison

PGK
COMPARED TO
PLN

Poland is 22.0% cheaper than Papua New Guinea.

If you lived in Poland instead of Papua New Guinea, you would:
local_dining

pay 23.2% less for restaurants

  Papua New Guinea help_outline Poland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $11.42
PGK37.49
$5.33
zł19.75
-53.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.42
PGK21.09
$5.05
zł18.73
-21.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.21
PGK3.98
$1.04
zł3.86
-14.2%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.91
PGK3.00
$0.88
zł3.25
-3.9%
Average -23.2%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 48.6% less for groceries

  Papua New Guinea help_outline Poland help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.64
PGK5.38
$0.82
zł3.04
-49.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.85
PGK12.63
$3.03
zł11.23
-21.2%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.78
PGK18.98
$2.44
zł9.04
-57.8%
Eggs
1 dozen
$3.31
PGK10.86
$2.00
zł7.40
-39.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.93
PGK9.61
$1.91
zł7.07
-34.8%
Apples (1 lb) $1.27
PGK4.16
$0.38
zł1.43
-69.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.97
PGK3.18
$0.51
zł1.90
-47.2%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.49
PGK4.88
$0.58
zł2.14
-61.2%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.94
PGK3.08
$0.74
zł2.75
-21.1%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.80
PGK2.61
$0.29
zł1.09
-63.1%
Onions (1 lb) $1.06
PGK3.48
$0.33
zł1.23
-68.6%
Average -48.6%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 7.5% less for transportation

  Papua New Guinea help_outline Poland help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.84
PGK12.60
$4.94
zł18.30
+28.7%
Monthly public transit pass $14.28
PGK46.87
$24.23
zł89.78
+69.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $34,261.24
PGK112,480.31
$20,252.35
zł75,047.04
-40.9%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $51.39
PGK168.72
$6.41
zł23.76
-87.5%
Average -7.5%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 48.7% less for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$599.57
PGK1,968.41
$13.83
zł51.25
-97.7%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $2,712.35
PGK8,904.69
$425.90
zł1,578.21
-84.3%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $808.95
PGK2,655.79
$335.38
zł1,242.79
-58.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$90.06
PGK295.67
$131.12
zł485.86
+45.6%
Average -48.7%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 14.3% less for childcare

  Papua New Guinea help_outline Poland help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $249.03
PGK817.57
$197.96
zł733.57
-20.5%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,209.85
PGK20,387.06
$5,708.80
zł21,154.52
-8.1%
Average -14.3%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 43.1% less for entertainment and sports

  Papua New Guinea help_outline Poland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.57
PGK8.44
$1.80
zł6.65
-30.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.97
PGK9.75
$2.09
zł7.75
-29.6%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.71
PGK22.03
$4.28
zł15.84
-36.3%
Monthly membership at local gym $96.36
PGK316.35
$25.02
zł92.70
-74.0%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $11.42
PGK37.49
$6.23
zł23.07
-45.5%
Average -43.1%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 31.6% more for clothing

  Papua New Guinea help_outline Poland help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$36.55
PGK119.98
$72.59
zł268.97
+98.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.26
PGK99.36
$36.76
zł136.22
+21.5%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$60.67
PGK199.18
$70.55
zł261.45
+16.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) $96.36
PGK316.35
$86.71
zł321.33
-10.0%
Average +31.6%

Papua New Guinea vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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