Bulgaria vs Indonesia - Cost of Living Comparison

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Bulgaria Indonesia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$766
$566
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1937
$1482
🏠 One person rent
$333
$257
🏘️ Family rent
$578
$547
🍽️ Food expenses
$304
$210
🚐 Transport expenses
$51
$42.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$963
$332
💸 GDP per capita
$13974
$4788
😃 Human freedom index
7.68
6.62
❤️ Life expectancy
71.5
67.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
45
34
🌐 English speaking %
24.9%
18%
🎓 Higher education
71
73
😀 Quality of life
64
44
🏙️ Population
7M
275M

The average cost of living in Bulgaria ($766) is 35% more expensive than in Indonesia ($566). Bulgaria ranked 119th vs 161st for Indonesia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Bulgaria compared to 0.6 months in Indonesia. Ranked 52nd and 106th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Bulgaria vs Indonesia

We calculate prices for Bulgaria and Indonesia as a population-weighted mean of 21 and 82 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.

Bulgaria Indonesia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.32
$1.88
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.7
$14.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.94
$3.32
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.92
$2.71
 Cappuccino
$1.87
$2.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.3
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$352
$270
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$233
$168
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$597
$675
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$431
$402
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$68.6
$40.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$61.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.8
$28
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.73%
9.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1855
$1657
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1219
$931
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.83
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$25.1
$13.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.29
$3.89
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.46
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.87
$1.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$0.94
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.04
$1.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.2
$7.92
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.86
$3.44
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$8.22
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$2.67
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.76
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$1.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.15
$1.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
$2.08
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.42
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.43
$1.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.02
$19.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.93
$2.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.35
$2.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.65
$2.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.15
$1.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.66
$1.15
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.11
$0.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.2
$27.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.9
$3.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$16.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.98
$3.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$55.6
$43.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.9
$70.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$405
$113
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6446
$7721

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Bulgaria

City Cost of living Population
Sofia
$938
1.38M
Plovdiv
$714
384K
Varna
$839
369K
Burgas
$513
226K
Stara Zagora
$636
155K
Ruse
$619
159K
Pleven
$710
120K
Yambol
$559
81.4K
Shumen
$605
95.4K
Pernik
$593
81.3K
Pazardzhik
$655
83.1K
Dobrich
$640
89.7K
Sliven
$612
89.4K
Veliko Tarnovo
$654
71K
Haskovo
$741
91.9K
Blagoevgrad
$529
82.2K
Gabrovo
$436
60.5K
Vidin
$632
55.7K
Asenovgrad
$621
59K
Vratsa
$860
67.1K
Bansko
$845
9.56K

In Indonesia

City Cost of living Population
Jakarta
$710
10.6M
Bali
$869
4.36M
Bekasi
$551
2.38M
Surabaya
$521
2.89M
Depok
$401
2.33M
Bandung
$510
2.88M
Tangerang
$572
2.24M
South Tangerang
$545
1.64M
Medan
$478
2.11M
Palembang
$456
1.54M
Bogor
$479
982K
Batam
$628
1.2M
Semarang
$570
1.62M
Makassar
$522
1.34M
Pekanbaru
$556
983K
Samarinda
$605
831K
Padang
$915
913K
Cilacap
$478
1.17M
Denpasar
$554
835K
Bandar Lampung
$363
1.17M
Malang
$396
866K
Pontianak
$443
618K
Serang
$510
613K
Cimahi
$498
587K
Jambi
$484
612K
Banjarmasin
$459
662K
Balikpapan
$637
598K
Cilegon
$492
388K
Tasikmalaya
$390
678K
Manado
$427
462K