Armenia vs Moldova - Cost of Living Comparison

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Armenia Moldova
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1056
$810
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2419
$1937
🏠 One person rent
$601
$453
🏘️ Family rent
$1018
$823
🍽️ Food expenses
$318
$253
🚐 Transport expenses
$33.4
$30.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$562
$500
💸 GDP per capita
$7018
$5714
😃 Human freedom index
7.99
7.66
❤️ Life expectancy
72
68.8
👮 Corruption perceptions index
47
42
🌐 English speaking %
8%
2%
🎓 Higher education
51
47
😀 Quality of life
52
45
🏙️ Population
2.93M
2.6M

The average cost of living in Armenia ($1056) is 30% more expensive than in Moldova ($810). Armenia ranked 73rd vs 108th for Moldova in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Armenia compared to 0.6 months in Moldova. Ranked 80th and 97th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Armenia vs Moldova

We calculate prices for Armenia and Moldova as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 10 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.

Armenia Moldova
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.15
$6.45
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.5
$28
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.05
$6.45
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.85
$1.55
 Cappuccino
$2.81
$1.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.95
$0.84
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$705
$404
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$475
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1291
$762
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$815
$597
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.7
$115
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$95.3
$177
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$20.2
$10
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
13.77%
12.88%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2575
$1237
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1232
$862
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.24
$0.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$12.2
$13.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.99
$3.96
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13
$1.41
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.38
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.69
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$1.33
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.09
$2.25
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.69
$9.22
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.94
$5.07
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
$7.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.66
$1.76
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.62
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.76
$1.81
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.67
$0.66
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$0.72
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.45
$0.48
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.93
$1.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.3
$5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.26
$1.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.43
$2.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.42
$5.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.24
$4.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.28
$1.31
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.84
$1.96
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.2
$31.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.97
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.6
$19.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.36
$4.09
👖 Brand Jeans
$76.2
$50.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$121
$87.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$256
$349
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7385
$3704

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Armenia

City Cost of living Population
Yerevan
$1175
1.08M
Abovyan
$959
44.4K
Armavir
$852
38.6K
Gyumri
$592
122K
Kapan
$870
43.2K
Vanadzor
$686
90.5K
Ashtarak
$683
21.6K
Masis
$974
21.4K
Goris
$877
20.6K
Spitak
$774
15K

In Moldova

City Cost of living Population
Chisinau
$785
639K
Balti
$1271
97.9K
Tiraspol
$488
134K
Bender
$462
76.2K
Ungheni
$1687
30.8K
Cahul
$944
30K
Dubasari
$812
28.5K
Soroca
$1101
22.2K
Orhei
$909
21.1K
Comrat
$875
20.1K