India vs Poland - Cost of Living Comparison

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India Poland
🚶 Cost of living one person
$441
$1122
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1112
$2538
🏠 One person rent
$182
$665
🏘️ Family rent
$377
$1122
🍽️ Food expenses
$169
$307
🚐 Transport expenses
$48.4
$54.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$656
$1341
💸 GDP per capita
$2411
$18688
😃 Human freedom index
6.29
7.69
❤️ Life expectancy
67.2
75.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
39
54
🌐 English speaking %
10.6%
49.1%
🎓 Higher education
74
84
😀 Quality of life
43
71
🏙️ Population
1.33B
38.4M

The average cost of living in India ($441) is 61% less expensive than in Poland ($1122). India ranked 192nd vs 63rd for Poland in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months in India compared to 1.2 months in Poland. Ranked 109th and 41st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in India vs Poland

We calculate prices for India and Poland as a population-weighted mean of 220 and 79 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.

India Poland
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.1
$8.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14
$39.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$7.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.23
$3.21
 Cappuccino
$1.93
$3.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.43
$1.75
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$203
$604
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$133
$477
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$505
$1079
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$288
$833
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.9
$148
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$44.5
$227
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.56
$14.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.91%
6.95%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2125
$3301
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1094
$2443
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.43
$1.04
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11.2
$29
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.19
$7.86
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.22
$1.64
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.7
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$1.14
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.33
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.96
$2.89
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.67
$8.42
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.42
$6.03
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.84
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2
$0.93
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$1.52
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
$1.68
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$2.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.36
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.4
$1.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.23
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.03
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.95
$6.69
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.92
$0.98
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$4.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.99
$5.56
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.99
$3.26
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.75
$1.62
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.94
$2.11
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$17.7
$32.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.67
$6.71
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12.2
$36.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.02
$8.96
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.3
$77.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.6
$83.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$73
$325
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1984
$6881

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In India

City Cost of living Population
Delhi
$480
26.5M
Bangalore
$604
12.3M
Mumbai
$682
15.4M
Hyderabad
$497
9.31M
Chennai
$434
10.3M
Pune
$502
5.95M
Ahmedabad
$501
7.65M
Surat
$809
5.94M
Kolkata
$396
4.5M
Kanpur
$297
3.81M
Lucknow
$371
3.38M
Jaipur
$391
3.07M
Visakhapatnam
$419
2.04M
Thane
$487
1.89M
Nagpur
$453
2.41M
Mirzapur
$363
2.5M
Ghaziabad
$412
2.38M
Kalyan
$391
1.25M
Vadodara
$399
2.07M
Gurgaon
$516
877K
Navi Mumbai
$451
1.12M
Indore
$402
1.99M
Mysore
$320
1.26M
Jamshedpur
$327
1.56M
Agra
$362
1.59M
Nashik
$378
1.49M
Madurai
$309
1.56M
Bhopal
$331
1.8M
Meerut
$378
1.31M
Bilaspur
$353
1.63M

In Poland

City Cost of living Population
Warsaw
$1442
1.86M
Krakow
$1347
801K
Wroclaw
$1296
673K
Gdansk
$1301
486K
Lodz
$1070
671K
Poznan
$1140
547K
Szczecin
$1164
396K
Bydgoszcz
$1064
338K
Lublin
$1106
335K
Katowice
$1108
286K
Gdynia
$1279
245K
Bialystok
$940
294K
Torun
$971
198K
Kielce
$844
187K
Gliwice
$1007
174K
Radom
$896
202K
Czestochowa
$955
213K
Rzeszow
$943
196K
Sosnowiec
$1006
194K
Ruda Slaska
$1013
134K
Olsztyn
$990
170K
Zielona Gora
$883
140K
Bytom
$968
153K
Opole
$1009
127K
Bielsko-Biala
$1015
169K
Dabrowa Gornicza
$987
117K
Gorzow Wielkopolski
$842
120K
Chorzow
$962
104K
Zabrze
$932
158K
Grudziadz
$1029
90.9K