Prices in Norway vs Russia - Cost of Living Comparison

NorwayRussia
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1922
$635
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4281
$1560
🏠 One person rent
$1030
$316
🏘️ Family rent
$1711
$558
🍽️ Food Expenses
$632
$205
🚐 Transport Expenses
$106
$44.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3115
$523
💸 GDP per capita
$81697
$11289
😃 Human freedom index
8.61
6.49
❤️ Life expectancy
82.5
72.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
84
28
🏙️ Population
5.37M
147M

The average cost of living in Norway ($1922) is 203% more expensive than in Russia ($635). Norway ranked 9th vs 133rd for Russia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Norway compared to 0.8 months in Russia. Ranked 14th and 49th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Norway vs Russia

NorwayRussia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$18.6
$5.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$79.7
$24.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$12.4
$3.63
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$9.2
$1.89
☕ Cappuccino
$4.45
$1.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$3.24
$0.75
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1059
$354
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$819
$227
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1795
$653
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1409
$416
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$116
$56.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$87.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$47.2
$6.94
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.91%
10.45%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6423
$1848
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4642
$1077
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$4.04
$0.46
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$78.3
$20.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$23.1
$3.56
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.7
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.68
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.78
$0.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.23
$1.1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$7.45
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.8
$3.69
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$26.6
$6.49
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.14
$1.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.65
$0.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.85
$1.24
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.68
$1.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.17
$0.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.43
$0.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.47
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$3.88
$1.23
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.1
$6.33
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$0.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$13
$1.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.09
$6.13
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.33
$2.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.99
$0.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.67
$1.24
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44
$34.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.1
$4.32
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$50.9
$16.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$31.4
$5.28
👖 Brand Jeans
$94.1
$62.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$106
$71
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$339
$263
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7397
$5355

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Norway

CityCost of livingPopulation
Oslo
$2202
693k
Bergen
$1822
257k
Trondheim
$1814
183k
Stavanger
$1787
144k
Baerum
$2154
128k
Drammen
$1946
101k
Asker
$1922
94.4k
Lillestrom
$2087
86k
Fredrikstad
$1698
82.4k
Tromso
$2027
77k
Sandnes
$1718
79.5k
Kristiansand
$1603
64.1k
Skien
$1864
54.9k
Sarpsborg
$1769
56.7k
Tonsberg
$1878
56.3k
Alesund
$1893
52.2k
Moss
$1600
49.3k
Sandefjord
$1575
44.4k
Bodo
$1872
41.7k
Hamar
$1674
27.9k
Karmoy
$2033
42.2k
Porsgrunn
$1536
36.4k
Molde
$1567
32k
Gjovik
$1768
30.6k
Arendal
$1506
30.9k
Kongsberg
$1892
27.7k
Kristiansund
$1653
24.2k
Halden
$1623
31.4k
Larvik
$1960
24.6k
Jessheim
$1681
20k

In Russia

CityCost of livingPopulation
Moscow
$1006
12.5M
Saint Petersburg
$791
5.35M
Yekaterinburg
$603
1.46M
Novosibirsk
$591
1.6M
Nizhny Novgorod
$595
1.26M
Kazan
$604
1.24M
Chelyabinsk
$473
1.2M
Krasnoyarsk
$503
1.08M
Rostov-on-Don
$595
1.13M
Perm
$525
1.05M
Ufa
$546
1.12M
Samara
$568
1.17M
Voronezh
$496
1.05M
Krasnodar
$526
881k
Omsk
$497
1.18M
Volgograd
$502
1.02M
Tyumen
$555
745k
Vladivostok
$788
607k
Khabarovsk
$703
616k
Surgut
$609
361k
Saratov
$490
845k
Kemerovo
$509
557k
Irkutsk
$540
624k
Izhevsk
$464
646k
Tomsk
$489
573k
Naberezhnye Chelny
$502
530k
Ryazan
$516
538k
Yaroslavl
$492
608k
Tolyatti
$481
707k
Balashikha
$714
451k