Cost of Living Comparison

PGK
COMPARED TO
PLN

Warsaw is 0.1% cheaper than Port Moresby.

If you lived in Warsaw instead of Port Moresby, you would:
local_dining

pay 13.9% less for restaurants

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Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $11.42
PGK37.49
$6.56
zł24.30
-42.6%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.42
PGK21.09
$5.77
zł21.38
-10.2%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.21
PGK3.98
$1.19
zł4.41
-2.0%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.91
PGK3.00
$0.91
zł3.36
-0.7%
Average -13.9%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 40.1% less for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$1.64
PGK5.38
$0.91
zł3.36
-44.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.85
PGK12.63
$3.81
zł14.13
-0.9%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.78
PGK18.98
$2.88
zł10.66
-50.3%
Eggs
1 dozen
$3.31
PGK10.86
$2.25
zł8.33
-32.1%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.93
PGK9.61
$2.15
zł7.95
-26.7%
Apples (1 lb) $1.27
PGK4.16
$0.45
zł1.68
-64.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.97
PGK3.18
$0.59
zł2.19
-39.1%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.49
PGK4.88
$0.71
zł2.63
-52.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.94
PGK3.08
$0.82
zł3.04
-12.8%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.80
PGK2.61
$0.35
zł1.29
-56.4%
Onions (1 lb) $1.06
PGK3.48
$0.40
zł1.48
-62.2%
Average -40.1%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 1.1% more for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.84
PGK12.60
$4.87
zł18.05
+27.0%
Monthly public transit pass $14.28
PGK46.87
$28.85
zł106.92
+102.1%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $34,261.24
PGK112,480.31
$20,984.55
zł77,760.30
-38.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $51.39
PGK168.72
$7.34
zł27.22
-85.7%
Average +1.1%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of transportation
home

pay 35.7% less for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$599.57
PGK1,968.41
$14.67
zł54.37
-97.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $2,712.35
PGK8,904.69
$765.57
zł2,836.88
-71.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $808.95
PGK2,655.79
$576.04
zł2,134.59
-28.8%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$90.06
PGK295.67
$140.07
zł519.04
+55.5%
Average -35.7%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 50.7% more for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $249.03
PGK817.57
$384.24
zł1,423.85
+54.3%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,209.85
PGK20,387.06
$9,132.17
zł33,840.13
+47.1%
Average +50.7%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 26.9% less for entertainment and sports

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Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.57
PGK8.44
$2.62
zł9.72
+2.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.97
PGK9.75
$2.83
zł10.48
-4.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.71
PGK22.03
$4.59
zł17.01
-31.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $96.36
PGK316.35
$29.58
zł109.63
-69.3%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $11.42
PGK37.49
$7.87
zł29.16
-31.1%
Average -26.9%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 63.8% more for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$36.55
PGK119.98
$94.14
zł348.84
+157.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.26
PGK99.36
$44.49
zł164.87
+47.0%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$60.67
PGK199.18
$82.15
zł304.42
+35.4%
Men's business shoes (leather) $96.36
PGK316.35
$111.02
zł411.39
+15.2%
Average +63.8%

Port Moresby vs. Warsaw - Cost of clothing
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