Illinois is 2.1 times more expensive than Russia.

If you lived in Illinois instead of Russia, you would:

pay 81.3% more for restaurants

 
Russia
Illinois
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $10.05
₽633.93
$15.94
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.50
₽409.98
$7.89
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.10
₽69.53
$1.89
 

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pay 75.0% more for groceries

 
Russia
Illinois
Bread
1 loaf
$0.74
₽46.96
$2.28
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.12
₽385.80
$4.27
 
Milk (1 gallon) $4.79
₽302.39
$2.74
 

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pay 2.3 times more for transportation

 
Russia
Illinois
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.32
₽209.64
$4.40
 
Monthly public transit pass $26.69
₽1,683.35
$95.06
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $40,723.29
₽2,568,621.63
$21,932.34
 

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pay 3.6 times more for housing

 
Russia
Illinois
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$9.10
₽573.85
$64.99
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $429.22
₽27,072.93
$1,145.33
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $297.58
₽18,769.75
$1,003.81
 

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pay 2.3 times more for childcare

 
Russia
Illinois
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $310.74
₽19,599.90
$975.12
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,542.10
₽412,643.12
$10,205.90
 

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pay 96.1% more for entertainment and sports

 
Russia
Illinois
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.22
₽140.00
$4.66
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.43
₽153.35
$4.05
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.03
₽190.85
$9.17
 

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pay 34.3% less for clothing

 
Russia
Illinois
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$87.55
₽5,522.07
$45.37
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$56.71
₽3,577.17
$34.35
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$106.20
₽6,698.88
$77.10
 

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