Poland is 42.7% cheaper than Pennsylvania.

If you lived in Poland instead of Pennsylvania, you would:

pay 39.8% less for restaurants

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.03
 
$6.38
zł23.64
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.05
 
$5.78
zł21.44
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.94
 
$1.14
zł4.24

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pay 58.1% less for groceries

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Bread
1 loaf
$2.89
 
$0.82
zł3.03
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.07
 
$2.88
zł10.69
Milk (1 gallon) $4.11
 
$2.27
zł8.43

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pay 35.7% less for transportation

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.57
 
$5.25
zł19.45
Monthly public transit pass $77.33
 
$22.05
zł81.70
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,766.25
 
$18,306.67
zł67,837.13

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pay 50.1% less for housing

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$70.08
 
$12.51
zł46.37
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,211.47
 
$413.49
zł1,532.23
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $969.78
 
$362.60
zł1,343.66

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pay 66.2% less for childcare

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $952.50
 
$215.19
zł797.39
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,616.25
 
$5,676.15
zł21,033.52

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pay 44.2% less for entertainment and sports

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.74
 
$2.07
zł7.68
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.99
 
$2.29
zł8.48
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.21
 
$3.91
zł14.51

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pay 5.0% less for clothing

 
Pennsylvania
Poland
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$42.66
 
$62.88
zł232.99
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$34.95
 
$30.43
zł112.77
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$75.66
 
$61.46
zł227.73

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