Cost of living comparison

compared to

Athens is 33.0% more expensive than Poland.

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

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pay 20.2% more for restaurants

 
Poland
Athens
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $8.74
PLN35.17
$16.24
€15.15
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.35
PLN29.59
$9.75
€9.09
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.72
PLN6.92
$2.12
€1.98

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pay 43.9% more for groceries

 
Poland
Athens
Bread
1 loaf
$1.17
PLN4.70
$1.31
€1.23
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.22
PLN16.98
$6.88
€6.42
Milk (1 gallon) $3.59
PLN14.44
$6.38
€5.95

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pay 18.7% more for transportation

 
Poland
Athens
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.32
PLN25.43
$7.66
€7.15
Monthly public transit pass $29.45
PLN118.54
$32.49
€30.31
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $30,312.40
PLN122,004.17
$27,399.57
€25,558.90

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pay 31.6% more for housing

 
Poland
Athens
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$14.69
PLN59.13
$32.57
€30.39
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $591.18
PLN2,379.44
$630.26
€587.92
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $480.23
PLN1,932.86
$532.87
€497.07

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pay 64.0% more for childcare

 
Poland
Athens
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $301.71
PLN1,214.33
$482.99
€450.54
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,191.48
PLN24,920.06
$10,389.46
€9,691.50

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pay 38.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
Poland
Athens
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.18
PLN12.79
$5.41
€5.05
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.01
PLN12.10
$3.62
€3.38
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.63
PLN18.64
$4.98
€4.65

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pay 14.0% more for clothing

 
Poland
Athens
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$76.35
PLN307.30
$89.99
€83.95
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.00
PLN148.93
$34.83
€32.49
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$81.47
PLN327.89
$95.37
€88.96

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