Croatia vs Czech Republic - Cost of Living Comparison

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Croatia Czech Republic
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1089
$1477
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2565
$3636
🏠 One person rent
$542
$895
🏘️ Family rent
$928
$1721
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$391
🚐 Transport expenses
$69.8
$68
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1168
$1335
💸 GDP per capita
$18413
$27638
😃 Human freedom index
7.86
8.33
❤️ Life expectancy
76.4
77.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
50
56
🌐 English speaking %
57.1%
50.7%
🎓 Higher education
85
89
😀 Quality of life
67
74
🏙️ Population
3.87M
10.8M

The average cost of living in Croatia ($1089) is 26% less expensive than in the Czech Republic ($1477). Croatia ranked 66th vs 32nd for the Czech Republic in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Croatia compared to 0.9 months in the Czech Republic. Ranked 47th and 38th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Croatia vs the Czech Republic

We calculate prices for Croatia and the Czech Republic as a population-weighted mean of 15 and 58 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.

Croatia Czech Republic
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.3
$8.45
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$46
$44.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.24
$8.42
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.96
$2.19
 Cappuccino
$2.05
$2.95
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.56
$1.83
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$874
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$393
$662
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$921
$1823
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$701
$1349
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$103
$163
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$158
$250
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25.2
$27.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.84%
6.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3826
$6511
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2706
$4817
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.17
$1.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$46.1
$23.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.6
$13.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.68
$1.9
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.18
$1.16
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.25
$1.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.25
$2.49
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.56
$3.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$13.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.87
$9.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$13.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.87
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$2.28
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
$3.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.74
$0.56
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.12
$1.79
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.48
$6.59
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.44
$0.95
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.88
$6.36
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.55
$8.65
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.54
$4.18
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.84
$2.23
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.46
$2.42
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.1
$55.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.53
$9.35
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$43.7
$43.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.89
$15.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$83.4
$88.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.1
$99.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$200
$630
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7821
$14230

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Cities Comparison in Croatia vs the Czech Republic

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Croatia

City Cost of living Population
Zagreb
$1221
767K
Split
$1040
161K
Rijeka
$1085
108K
Osijek
$831
96.3K
Velika Gorica
$991
61.1K
Zadar
$1116
70.8K
Pula
$833
52.2K
Karlovac
$776
49.4K
Sibenik
$946
42.6K
Slavonski Brod
$671
45K
Dubrovnik
$1149
41.6K
Bjelovar
$751
36.3K
Kastela
$946
37.8K
Hvar
$2210
3.98K
Cavtat
$1002
2.19K

In the Czech Republic

City Cost of living Population
Prague
$1911
1.36M
Brno
$1207
396K
Ostrava
$1102
284K
Plzen
$1120
181K
Hradec Kralove
$1259
93.5K
Liberec
$1020
107K
Ceske Budejovice
$1082
96.4K
Olomouc
$1119
102K
Pardubice
$950
92.1K
Usti nad Labem
$1031
92K
Zizkov
$1729
58.3K
Zlin
$1131
74.2K
Jihlava
$947
52.5K
Mlada Boleslav
$1512
45K
Opava
$967
55.5K
Most
$1445
63.9K
Smichov
$1737
35K
Kladno
$1813
68.4K
Karlovy Vary
$1127
49K
Decin
$977
47.2K
Frydek-Mistek
$1411
54.2K
Havirov
$1461
70.2K
Teplice
$1380
50.8K
Brevnov
$1722
25.8K
Chomutov
$1205
46.9K
Jablonec nad Nisou
$1488
45.8K
Tabor
$1467
34.3K
Prerov
$1797
41.6K
Znojmo
$1514
34.1K
Ceska Lipa
$1321
37.3K