North Korea vs Russia cost of living comparison

Cost of living in North Korea

Supermarket prices in North Korea
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) - (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) - (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) - (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) - (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) - (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) - (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine - (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) - (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) - (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) - (USD)

Restaurant prices in North Korea
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 1.98 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 4.33 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 22.31 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) - (USD)
Cup of coffee - (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) - (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) - (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) - (USD)

Shopping prices in North Korea
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) - (USD)
Mens Dress shoes - (USD)
High quality jeans - (USD)
womens summer dress - (USD)

Transportation in North Korea
Taxi minimum charge - (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) - (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting - (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) - (USD)
One month pass - (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) - (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) - (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) - (USD)

Rent prices in North Korea
1 bedroom flat in city center - (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center - (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center - (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center - (USD)
Square meter in city center - (USD)
Square meter outside city center - (USD)

Home and utilities in North Korea
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) - (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet - (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn - (USD)

School and Kindergarten in North Korea
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees - (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees - (USD)

Gym and activities in North Korea
Gym monthly membership cost - (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental - (USD)
Cinema ticket price - (USD)

Salaries and interest in North Korea
Average monthly net salary - (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans - %

Cost of living in Russia

Supermarket prices in Russia
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 0.84 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 2.75 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.1 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.95 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.49 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.63 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.78 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.95 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.23 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.3 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.45 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.49 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.04 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.86 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.54 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 5.41 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.59 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.65 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.07 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Russia
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 3.59 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 7.33 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 28.47 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.44 (USD)
Cup of coffee 1.79 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.74 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.96 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.56 (USD)

Shopping prices in Russia
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 70.46 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 81.53 (USD)
High quality jeans 64.94 (USD)
womens summer dress 38.02 (USD)

Transportation in Russia
Taxi minimum charge 1.43 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.21 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 4.22 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.38 (USD)
One month pass 27.64 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.64 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 19331 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 17800 (USD)

Rent prices in Russia
1 bedroom flat in city center 333 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 613 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 238 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 407 (USD)
Square meter in city center 1249 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 876 (USD)

Home and utilities in Russia
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 100 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 7 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.03 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Russia
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 244 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 5614 (USD)

Gym and activities in Russia
Gym monthly membership cost 30.22 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 15.49 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 4.18 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Russia
Average monthly net salary 486 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 9.94 %