Calgary vs Dushanbe - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Dushanbe
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$467
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$1168
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$176
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$341
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$30.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$165
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
54
35
😀 Quality of life
93
39
🏙️ Population
1.24M
863K

The cost of living in Calgary is 303% more expensive than in Dushanbe. Cities ranked 1847th and 8535th ($1881 vs $467) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 10th in Canada and Tajikistan, respectively. Check Canada vs Tajikistan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 0.4 months in Dushanbe. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Dushanbe ranked 1st in Tajikistan, while ranked 48th and 7248th among best cities to live in the world.

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Calgary Dushanbe
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$4.41
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$11.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$4.89
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$1.08
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$1.34
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$0.71
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$230
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$117
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$638
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$207
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$22
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$33.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$14
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
15.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$744
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$310
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$0.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$8.82
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$3.15
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$0.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$0.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$0.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$1.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$1.35
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$5.64
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$3.61
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$6.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$1.29
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$2.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$2.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$1.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$0.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$0.25
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$0.86
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$7.38
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$1.38
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$1.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$4.86
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$2.55
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$1.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$1.29
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$42.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$4.68
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$40
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$1.98
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$35.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$39.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$36.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$1168

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$1741
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$1692
357 km or 222 mi Sandpoint
$1556
402 km or 250 mi Kelowna
$1774
422 km or 262 mi Coeur d'Alene
$1994
426 km or 265 mi Post Falls
$1941
429 km or 266 mi Penticton
$1801
440 km or 273 mi Spokane Valley
$1943
442 km or 275 mi Kamloops
$1529
443 km or 275 mi Great Falls
$1902
452 km or 281 mi Spokane
$1886
466 km or 289 mi Missoula
$1766
517 km or 322 mi Helena
$1813
524 km or 325 mi Saskatoon
$1513
526 km or 327 mi Moscow
$1344
531 km or 330 mi Pullman
$1402
556 km or 345 mi Grande Prairie
$1734
560 km or 348 mi Lewiston
$1610
572 km or 355 mi Butte
$1341
579 km or 360 mi Moses Lake
$1911
600 km or 373 mi Chilliwack
$1872
603 km or 375 mi Moose Jaw
$1638
607 km or 377 mi Wenatchee
$1877
616 km or 382 mi Prince Albert
$1530
630 km or 391 mi Abbotsford
$1579
636 km or 395 mi Whistler
$2493
637 km or 396 mi Walla Walla
$1681
638 km or 396 mi Bozeman
$1971
641 km or 398 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
650 km or 404 mi Langley
$1837
650 km or 404 mi Pasco
$1628
651 km or 405 mi Coquitlam
$2071
654 km or 406 mi Bellingham
$2177
654 km or 406 mi Richland
$1880
655 km or 407 mi Fort McMurray
$1758

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Distance City Cost of living
49 km or 30 mi Tursunzoda
$503
82 km or 51 mi Qurghonteppa
$500
145 km or 90 mi Panjakent
$499
150 km or 93 mi Istaravshan
$499
190 km or 118 mi Jizzakh
$301
198 km or 123 mi Samarkand
$608
200 km or 124 mi Ghafurov
$502
201 km or 125 mi Buston
$498
203 km or 126 mi Khujand
$584
205 km or 127 mi Kunduz
$363
234 km or 145 mi Istiklol
$503
236 km or 147 mi Konibodom
$502
255 km or 158 mi Mazar-i-Sharif
$355
261 km or 162 mi Qarshi
$410
292 km or 181 mi Puli Khumri
$349
306 km or 190 mi Tashkent
$625
327 km or 203 mi Fergana
$346
328 km or 204 mi Margilan
$406
329 km or 204 mi Chirchiq
$404
341 km or 212 mi Sheberghan
$352
365 km or 227 mi Namangan
$414
386 km or 240 mi Andijan
$571
399 km or 248 mi Bukhara
$374
406 km or 252 mi Osh
$399
420 km or 261 mi Shymkent
$446
445 km or 276 mi Jalal-Abad
$396
451 km or 280 mi Kabul
$422
456 km or 283 mi Turkmenabat
$1199
484 km or 301 mi Jalalabad
$361
511 km or 318 mi Toktogul
$396
526 km or 327 mi Taraz
$432
526 km or 327 mi Talas
$413
528 km or 328 mi Turkistan
$423
529 km or 329 mi Mingora
$246
550 km or 342 mi Kentau
$442
555 km or 345 mi Gardez
$353
560 km or 348 mi Ghazni
$346
564 km or 350 mi Peshawar
$238
566 km or 352 mi Mardan
$244
591 km or 367 mi Khost
$346