Yemen is 2.4 times more expensive than Russia.

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

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pay 77.7% more for restaurants

 
Russia
Yemen
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.85
RUB614.21
$7.60
YER1,904
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.21
RUB377.01
$9.61
YER2,406
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.84
RUB75.50
$1.71
YER427

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pay 3.1 times more for groceries

 
Russia
Yemen
Bread
1 loaf
$0.49
RUB43.64
$1.51
YER379
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.93
RUB352.28
$3.92
YER981
Milk (1 gallon) $3.21
RUB287.37
$10.55
YER2,641

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pay 3.9 times more for transportation

 
Russia
Yemen
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.21
RUB198.08
$10.93
YER2,737
Monthly public transit pass $19.07
RUB1,708.40
$51.29
YER12,841
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $28,869.86
RUB2,586,904.90
$16,009.60
YER4,008,006

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pay 4.0 times more for housing

 
Russia
Yemen
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$6.26
RUB561.16
$83.76
YER20,969
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $317.16
RUB28,419.53
$247.69
YER62,009
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $217.57
RUB19,495.26
$175.00
YER43,812

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pay 51.2% less for childcare

 
Russia
Yemen
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $212.06
RUB19,001.70
$76.95
YER19,264
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $5,562.55
RUB498,436.02
$3,403.23
YER852,000

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pay 99.4% more for entertainment and sports

 
Russia
Yemen
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.50
RUB134.24
$2.84
YER711
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.72
RUB153.87
$3.76
YER942
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.19
RUB196.51
$4.38
YER1,096

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pay 50.8% more for clothing

 
Russia
Yemen
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$58.04
RUB5,200.77
$67.84
YER16,983
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.63
RUB3,282.54
$87.06
YER21,795
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$78.11
RUB6,998.88
$81.85
YER20,491

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