Argentina vs Hungary - Cost of Living Comparison

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Argentina Hungary
🚶 Cost of living one person
$563
$929
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1412
$2321
🏠 One person rent
$234
$438
🏘️ Family rent
$399
$771
🍽️ Food expenses
$222
$323
🚐 Transport expenses
$36.3
$72.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$476
$991
💸 GDP per capita
$13651
$18390
😃 Human freedom index
6.85
7.24
❤️ Life expectancy
75.4
74.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
37
42
🌐 English speaking %
6.5%
57%
🎓 Higher education
82
81
😀 Quality of life
53
67
🏙️ Population
47.3M
9.6M

The average cost of living in Argentina ($563) is 39% less expensive than in Hungary ($929). Argentina ranked 163rd vs 92nd for Hungary in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Argentina compared to 1.1 months in Hungary. Ranked 78th and 47th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Argentina vs Hungary

We calculate prices for Argentina and Hungary as a population-weighted mean of 123 and 33 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Argentina Hungary
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$8.68
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.5
$41.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.22
$7.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.7
$1.96
 Cappuccino
$1.78
$2.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.18
$1.35
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$316
$412
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$162
$319
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$462
$781
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$317
$582
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$24.1
$85.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.7
$132
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.1
$15.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
30.92%
9.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2264
$2907
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1376
$2080
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.28
$1.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$24.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$12.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.78
$1.68
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.83
$1.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.94
$1.45
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$1.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$2.7
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.92
$9.84
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.86
$5.35
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.17
$11.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$1.5
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.88
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$2.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.15
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.28
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.6
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.96
$1.46
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.4
$4.88
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.04
$0.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.95
$5.61
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.43
$9.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.98
$3.13
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.36
$2.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.87
$2.35
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$17.3
$41.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.87
$6.17
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$17.1
$44.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.53
$7.69
👖 Brand Jeans
$58.8
$69.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$95.6
$76.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$160
$324
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5264
$9285

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In Argentina

City Cost of living Population
Buenos Aires
$791
3.12M
Cordoba
$621
1.33M
Rosario
$462
1.19M
San Miguel de Tucuman
$485
606K
Santa Fe
$505
406K
Salta
$538
535K
Lanus
$657
459K
Mar del Plata
$489
593K
Quilmes
$705
262K
Merlo
$623
244K
Gregorio de Laferrere
$626
248K
Gonzalez Catan
$623
238K
San Juan
$680
471K
Isidro Casanova
$639
191K
San Salvador de Jujuy
$540
322K
Corrientes
$523
353K
Santiago del Estero
$298
430K
Rafael Castillo
$629
148K
Berazategui
$679
181K
Moreno
$604
172K
Posadas
$340
276K
Bahia Blanca
$436
299K
Jose C. Paz
$581
217K
Rio Cuarto
$440
157K
San Justo
$642
137K
Moron
$665
99.1K
Ramos Mejia
$650
120K
Virrey del Pino
$605
156K
La Plata
$465
193K
Ezeiza
$597
160K

In Hungary

City Cost of living Population
Budapest
$1124
1.71M
Debrecen
$848
201K
Gyor
$829
133K
Szeged
$767
159K
Miskolc
$695
151K
Pecs
$835
140K
Nyiregyhaza
$697
117K
Kecskemet
$706
110K
Szekesfehervar
$780
95.5K
Erd
$824
70.1K
Szombathely
$747
78.3K
Sopron
$765
62.9K
Tatabanya
$857
65.1K
Budafok-Teteny
$915
55.6K
Veszprem
$852
58.2K
Szolnok
$675
69.7K
Bekescsaba
$663
58K
Eger
$769
51.2K
Dunakeszi
$968
44K
Zalaegerszeg
$762
55.5K
Kaposvar
$777
59.8K
Szigetszentmiklos
$858
40.5K
Mosonmagyarovar
$797
34.4K
Hodmezovasarhely
$764
42.7K
Godollo
$860
31.8K
Cegled
$806
35.1K
Nagykanizsa
$682
45.4K
Dunaujvaros
$736
42.1K
Salgotarjan
$801
32.3K
Vac
$873
32.9K