Chisinau vs Edmonton - Cost of Living Comparison

Chisinau Edmonton
🚶 Cost of living one person
$577
$1692
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1413
$3911
🏠 One person rent
$281
$879
🏘️ Family rent
$491
$1435
🍽️ Food expenses
$195
$531
🚐 Transport expenses
$33.7
$156
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$456
$3568
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
25 km
🎓 Higher education
50
60
😀 Quality of life
58
91
🏙️ Population
639K
933K

The cost of living in Chisinau is 66% less expensive than in Edmonton. Cities ranked 7572nd and 2219th ($577 vs $1692) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 102nd in Moldova and Canada, respectively. Check Moldova vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chisinau compared to 2.1 months in Edmonton. Chisinau ranked 1st best city to live in Moldova vs Edmonton ranked 7th in Canada, while ranked 5487th and 71st among best cities to live in the world.

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Chisinau Edmonton
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.02
$15.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.5
$54.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.86
$9.18
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$5.6
 Cappuccino
$1.6
$4.03
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$2
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$267
$841
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$185
$665
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$467
$1450
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$348
$1121
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.6
$127
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$195
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$7.96
$52.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.04%
4.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1134
$2316
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$795
$1942
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.16
$2.75
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.88
$78.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.34
$17.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.45
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$2.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.35
$1.8
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$2.29
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.63
$3.03
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.23
$14.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$11.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$14.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$3.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$1.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$3.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$3.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.64
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$1.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$1.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.25
$1.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.48
$15.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.11
$13.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.28
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.38
$3.91
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.19
$2.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.52
$2.2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.8
$42
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.33
$12.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$65.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.16
$16.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.9
$52.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.6
$88.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$266
$801
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2149
$8055

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Distance City Cost of living
37 km or 23 mi Dubasari
$413
42 km or 26 mi Orhei
$413
51 km or 32 mi Bender
$441
61 km or 38 mi Tiraspol
$345
80 km or 50 mi Comrat
$521
83 km or 52 mi Ungheni
$413
95 km or 59 mi Vaslui
$680
98 km or 61 mi Iasi
$607
109 km or 68 mi Balti
$366
126 km or 79 mi Barlad
$522
132 km or 82 mi Cahul
$522
135 km or 84 mi Soroca
$412
146 km or 91 mi Roman
$475
154 km or 96 mi Odesa
$452
155 km or 96 mi Bacau
$631
184 km or 115 mi Botosani
$635
187 km or 116 mi Galati
$593
189 km or 117 mi Piatra Neamt
$517
194 km or 121 mi Focsani
$507
202 km or 125 mi Tulcea
$549
205 km or 127 mi Braila
$552
209 km or 130 mi Suceava
$542
238 km or 148 mi Mykolaiv
$278
250 km or 155 mi Vinnytsia
$490
259 km or 161 mi Buzau
$597
261 km or 162 mi Chernivtsi
$389
267 km or 166 mi Sfantu Gheorghe
$501
288 km or 179 mi Kherson
$364
292 km or 181 mi Brasov
$676
295 km or 183 mi Slobozia
$543
302 km or 187 mi Khmelnytskyi
$385
305 km or 189 mi Kropyvnytskyi
$388
307 km or 191 mi Mamaia
$558
315 km or 196 mi Constanta
$701
317 km or 197 mi Ploiesti
$609
324 km or 201 mi Bila Tserkva
$399
331 km or 206 mi Targu Mures
$550
332 km or 206 mi Bistrita
$461
334 km or 207 mi Calarasi
$538
348 km or 216 mi Voluntari
$561

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Distance City Cost of living
27 km or 16 mi Spruce Grove
$1741
31 km or 19 mi Leduc
$1699
142 km or 88 mi Red Deer
$1553
279 km or 173 mi Calgary
$1881
297 km or 185 mi Banff
$1868
380 km or 236 mi Fort McMurray
$1758
388 km or 241 mi Grande Prairie
$1734
429 km or 267 mi Lethbridge
$1669
435 km or 270 mi Medicine Hat
$1439
483 km or 300 mi Saskatoon
$1513
515 km or 320 mi Prince Albert
$1530
565 km or 351 mi Kamloops
$1529
576 km or 358 mi Kelowna
$1774
610 km or 379 mi Prince George
$1650
616 km or 383 mi Penticton
$1801
622 km or 387 mi Sandpoint
$1556
646 km or 402 mi Moose Jaw
$1638
688 km or 428 mi Great Falls
$1902
689 km or 428 mi Coeur d'Alene
$1994
691 km or 430 mi Post Falls
$1941
698 km or 434 mi Regina
$1502
703 km or 437 mi Spokane Valley
$1943
711 km or 442 mi Spokane
$1886
743 km or 461 mi Missoula
$1766
752 km or 467 mi Whistler
$2493
762 km or 473 mi Chilliwack
$1872
779 km or 484 mi Helena
$1813
789 km or 491 mi Abbotsford
$1579
792 km or 492 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
796 km or 495 mi Moscow
$1344
798 km or 496 mi Coquitlam
$2071
800 km or 497 mi Pullman
$1402
804 km or 499 mi Langley
$1837
809 km or 502 mi Surrey
$1950
809 km or 503 mi Burnaby
$2209
811 km or 504 mi North Vancouver
$2084
818 km or 508 mi Vancouver
$2298
820 km or 510 mi Bellingham
$2177
821 km or 510 mi Delta
$1765
822 km or 511 mi Moses Lake
$1911