Kiev is 37.9% cheaper than Seoul.

If you lived in Kiev instead of Seoul, you would:

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pay 27.2% less for restaurants

 
Seoul
Kiev
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $8.11
₩11,201
$7.58
UAH307.06
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.90
₩8,146
$6.32
UAH255.89
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.53
₩2,107
$0.62
UAH25.13

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pay 64.3% less for groceries

 
Seoul
Kiev
Bread
1 loaf
$3.09
₩4,269
$0.73
UAH29.63
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.06
₩8,366
$4.30
UAH174.23
Milk (1 gallon) $8.19
₩11,318
$3.88
UAH157.29

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pay 28.2% less for transportation

 
Seoul
Kiev
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.69
₩6,476
$5.16
UAH209.16
Monthly public transit pass $45.15
₩62,370
$9.66
UAH391.51
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,815.53
₩38,421,036
$30,944.11
UAH1,253,847.46

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pay 49.6% less for housing

 
Seoul
Kiev
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$23.52
₩32,488
$5.82
UAH235.64
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $873.53
₩1,206,586
$558.46
UAH22,628.81
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $528.87
₩730,511
$325.98
UAH13,208.54

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pay 35.7% less for childcare

 
Seoul
Kiev
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $381.75
₩527,304
$365.07
UAH14,792.72
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $20,838.36
₩28,783,616
$6,874.47
UAH278,551.68

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pay 53.2% less for entertainment and sports

 
Seoul
Kiev
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.69
₩5,091
$1.26
UAH51.18
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.88
₩5,354
$1.34
UAH54.33
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.32
₩4,582
$2.27
UAH92.12

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pay 7.2% less for clothing

 
Seoul
Kiev
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$60.77
₩83,944
$69.25
UAH2,805.86
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$44.72
₩61,766
$36.51
UAH1,479.49
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$85.92
₩118,677
$87.23
UAH3,534.66

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