Belarus vs New Zealand - Cost of Living Comparison

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Belarus New Zealand
🚶 Cost of living one person
$510
$2010
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1358
$4534
🏠 One person rent
$212
$1190
🏘️ Family rent
$387
$2000
🍽️ Food expenses
$204
$546
🚐 Transport expenses
$31.3
$149
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$446
$3080
💸 GDP per capita
$7888
$48419
😃 Human freedom index
5.48
8.88
❤️ Life expectancy
72.4
82.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
37
85
🌐 English speaking %
12%
97.8%
🎓 Higher education
65
91
😀 Quality of life
50
89
🏙️ Population
9.2M
5.12M

The average cost of living in Belarus ($510) is 75% less expensive than in New Zealand ($2010). Belarus ranked 175th vs 15th for New Zealand in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Belarus compared to 1.5 months in New Zealand. Ranked 83rd and 18th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Belarus vs New Zealand

We calculate prices for Belarus and New Zealand as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 31 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.

Belarus New Zealand
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.49
$13.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.1
$71.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.94
$9.68
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.05
$6.77
 Cappuccino
$1.43
$3.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$2.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$233
$1155
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$158
$1019
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$448
$2123
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$303
$1734
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$29.1
$87.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.8
$135
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$9.53
$54.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.82%
7.22%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1308
$8110
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$840
$7062
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$2.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13
$96.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.56
$19.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.69
$1.73
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
$1.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.52
$1.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$2.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.17
$6.73
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$8.81
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.39
$9.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.37
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$2.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$2.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$3.12
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$6.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$2.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$2.14
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.36
$0.83
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.99
$2.6
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.14
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.76
$3.46
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.4
$23.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.95
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.12
$4.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.87
$2.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.24
$2.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.6
$41.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.77
$12.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.8
$34.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.81
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$56
$78.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$110
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$337
$829
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6231
$13206

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In Belarus

City Cost of living Population
Minsk
$642
2M
Gomel
$402
502K
Vitebsk
$299
359K
Mogilev
$468
353K
Brest
$399
342K
Grodno
$377
359K
Babruysk
$421
209K
Barysaw
$519
136K
Baranavichy
$479
172K
Pinsk
$417
125K

In New Zealand

City Cost of living Population
Auckland
$2317
1.47M
Manukau
$2023
376K
Christchurch
$2019
383K
Wellington
$2205
419K
Waitakere
$1981
208K
Hamilton
$1783
177K
Tauranga
$2094
151K
Lower Hutt
$1842
103K
Dunedin
$1806
106K
Palmerston North
$1361
81.5K
Napier
$1202
66.3K
New Plymouth
$1327
57.6K
Rotorua
$1232
58.5K
Porirua
$1741
59.6K
Hibiscus Coast
$1924
59.8K
Nelson
$1501
51.1K
Whangarei
$1381
54.4K
Invercargill
$1326
50.2K
Upper Hutt
$1803
44.3K
Gisborne
$1532
37K
Hastings
$1103
49K
Timaru
$1891
28.7K
Whanganui
$1449
42.2K
Paraparaumu
$1691
30.1K
Pukekohe
$1702
26.5K
Taupo
$1582
25.4K
Blenheim
$1606
28.2K
Queenstown
$1853
16K
Wanaka
$1722
8.9K
Masterton
$1246
21.4K