South Korea vs Belgium cost of living comparison

Cost of living in South Korea

Supermarket prices in South Korea
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 2.04 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 6.29 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.5 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.71 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 17.07 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.91 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 26.58 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.52 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.05 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.14 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.43 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.64 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.82 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.11 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.08 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 12.65 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.4 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.72 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 3.58 (USD)

Restaurant prices in South Korea
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 5.49 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 6.42 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 31.81 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.73 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.5 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.39 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.03 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.5 (USD)

Shopping prices in South Korea
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 75.2 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 120.18 (USD)
High quality jeans 59.86 (USD)
womens summer dress 42.34 (USD)

Transportation in South Korea
Taxi minimum charge 3 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.67 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 10.14 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.04 (USD)
One month pass 43.73 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.23 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 25445 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 23239 (USD)

Rent prices in South Korea
1 bedroom flat in city center 579 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1598 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 402 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 900 (USD)
Square meter in city center 10914 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 5630 (USD)

Home and utilities in South Korea
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 138 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 22 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.12 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in South Korea
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 357 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 19018 (USD)

Gym and activities in South Korea
Gym monthly membership cost 53.22 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 19.65 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 9.11 (USD)

Salaries and interest in South Korea
Average monthly net salary 2170 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 3.3 %

Cost of living in Belgium

Supermarket prices in Belgium
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.1 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 6.63 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.37 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.1 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 14.21 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.71 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 15.98 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.99 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.66 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.55 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.43 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.7 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.45 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.22 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.96 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 7.41 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.95 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.92 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 7.37 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Belgium
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 9.27 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 17.05 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 68.19 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 2.4 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.06 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.77 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 3 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.71 (USD)

Shopping prices in Belgium
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 91.33 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 132.14 (USD)
High quality jeans 91.15 (USD)
womens summer dress 40.19 (USD)

Transportation in Belgium
Taxi minimum charge 4.28 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 2.41 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 40.17 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.7 (USD)
One month pass 55.69 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.55 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 25968 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 26367 (USD)

Rent prices in Belgium
1 bedroom flat in city center 786 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1256 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 650 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 999 (USD)
Square meter in city center 3347 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 2616 (USD)

Home and utilities in Belgium
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 155 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 49 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.23 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Belgium
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 625 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 17192 (USD)

Gym and activities in Belgium
Gym monthly membership cost 28.87 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 18.89 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 12.13 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Belgium
Average monthly net salary 2168 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.86 %