Portugal vs Russia - Cost of Living Comparison

Portugal Russia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1073
$787
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2483
$1962
🏠 One person rent
$620
$373
🏘️ Family rent
$1045
$675
🍽️ Food expenses
$294
$268
🚐 Transport expenses
$50.8
$58.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1091
$699
💸 GDP per capita
$24568
$12195
😃 Human freedom index
8.2
6.01
❤️ Life expectancy
81
71.3
👮 Corruption perceptions index
62
28
🌐 English speaking %
27.3%
3.5%
🎓 Higher education
86
85
😀 Quality of life
77
45
🏙️ Population
10.3M
147M

The average cost of living in Portugal ($1073) is 36% more expensive than in Russia ($787). Portugal ranked 57th vs 110th 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 months in Portugal compared to 0.9 months in Russia. Ranked 36th and 103rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Portugal vs Russia

We calculate prices for Portugal and Russia as a population-weighted mean of 124 and 122 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.

Portugal Russia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.69
$7.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.7
$32.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.12
$5.13
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.99
$2.55
 Cappuccino
$1.57
$2.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.48
$0.99
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$628
$420
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$480
$269
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1105
$796
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$843
$508
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$74.3
$66.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$102
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.5
$7.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.18%
10.37%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2981
$2897
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2046
$1780
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.85
$0.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.6
$24.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.5
$5.73
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$2.06
$0.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.76
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.15
$0.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.18
$1.48
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.49
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.97
$4.74
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.1
$8.66
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$1.53
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.33
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.43
$1.66
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$2.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$0.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.23
$1.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.51
$8.11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.17
$0.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.46
$2.53
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.74
$6.46
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.01
$3.42
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.77
$1.27
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.37
$1.7
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36.3
$36.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.43
$4.92
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$64
$21
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.3
$7.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$74.5
$77.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$71
$94.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$344
$320
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7692
$6338

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Portugal

City Cost of living Population
Lisbon
$1475
546K
Sintra
$1076
378K
Vila Nova de Gaia
$1105
302K
Odivelas
$1115
145K
Matosinhos
$1180
175K
Porto
$1227
238K
Cascais
$1387
206K
Loures
$1137
205K
Almada
$1165
177K
Braga
$1015
181K
Oeiras
$1379
172K
Gondomar
$1034
168K
Leiria
$1155
127K
Amadora
$1243
175K
Santa Maria da Feira
$1029
139K
Setubal
$1073
123K
Guimaraes
$939
158K
Funchal
$1043
112K
Coimbra
$960
143K
Barcelos
$1025
120K
Maia
$1094
135K
Amarante
$1059
56.3K
Seixal
$795
158K
Vila Nova de Famalicao
$949
134K
Amora
$1209
48.6K
Vila Franca de Xira
$959
137K
Valongo
$1022
93.9K
Viseu
$846
99.3K
Vila do Conde
$842
79.5K
Paredes
$1018
86.9K

In Russia

City Cost of living Population
Moscow
$1253
12.5M
Saint Petersburg
$956
5.38M
Yekaterinburg
$787
1.47M
Novosibirsk
$770
1.63M
Nizhny Novgorod
$736
1.25M
Kazan
$732
1.24M
Krasnoyarsk
$695
1.08M
Samara
$714
1.17M
Ufa
$631
1.12M
Voronezh
$611
1.05M
Rostov-on-Don
$764
1.14M
Omsk
$565
1.17M
Perm
$609
1.05M
Krasnodar
$645
949K
Chelyabinsk
$516
1.2M
Tyumen
$718
745K
Volgograd
$593
1M
Surgut
$717
396K
Vladivostok
$970
607K
Balashikha
$744
468K
Saratov
$634
845K
Yaroslavl
$635
601K
Khabarovsk
$903
616K
Sochi
$1006
412K
Tolyatti
$597
686K
Izhevsk
$547
646K
Tomsk
$515
573K
Irkutsk
$620
624K
Naberezhnye Chelny
$583
534K
Ryazan
$641
538K