Cost of living comparison

compared to

Poland is 18.9% cheaper than Warsaw.

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

pay 13.2% less for restaurants

 
Warsaw
Poland
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.99
zł37.51
$6.38
zł29.96
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.71
zł26.79
$5.78
zł27.16
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.35
zł6.33
$1.14
zł5.38

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pay 11.9% less for groceries

 
Warsaw
Poland
Bread
1 loaf
$0.94
zł4.42
$0.82
zł3.83
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.65
zł17.14
$2.88
zł13.54
Milk (1 gallon) $2.69
zł12.62
$2.27
zł10.68

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pay 15.8% less for transportation

 
Warsaw
Poland
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.18
zł29.01
$5.25
zł24.64
Monthly public transit pass $25.11
zł117.90
$22.05
zł103.53
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,344.20
zł104,927.41
$18,306.67
zł85,967.32

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pay 17.5% less for housing

 
Warsaw
Poland
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$12.76
zł59.92
$12.51
zł58.76
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $663.91
zł3,117.67
$413.49
zł1,941.73
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $552.61
zł2,595.04
$362.60
zł1,702.77

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pay 46.1% less for childcare

 
Warsaw
Poland
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $370.47
zł1,739.73
$215.19
zł1,010.51
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,431.72
zł53,682.86
$5,676.15
zł26,654.95

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pay 14.7% less for entertainment and sports

 
Warsaw
Poland
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.74
zł12.86
$2.07
zł9.73
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.81
zł13.18
$2.29
zł10.75
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.11
zł19.29
$3.91
zł18.38

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pay 12.9% less for clothing

 
Warsaw
Poland
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$71.40
zł335.29
$62.88
zł295.26
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$32.86
zł154.30
$30.43
zł142.90
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$74.85
zł351.47
$61.46
zł288.59

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