Cost of living in Romania

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Food Price in lei
12 eggs dozen, large 12.50 RON
1 beer pint in local shops, markets 7 RON
1 kg of tomatoes 8.50 RON
Full chicken 2kg 38.75 RON
1litre 100% fruit juice 8.50 RON
1 package of cigarettes imported brands 25 RON
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 7.50 RON
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 48.95 RON
2.5 liters of Coca-Cola 0.95 RON
1 Bread loaf standard 9.50 RON
Whole fat Yogurt. 500ml 12 RON
1x6 pack Dardanelle tuna 18.50 RON
Heinz baked beans 1 tin 8 RON
1.5 kg Sugar 10 RON
2 liter cooking oil 20 RON
Yum-yum noodles per pack 2.00 RON
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 5.50 RON
1 liter milk 8.50 RON
Fast food restaurant large serving/ take away 25 RON
Housing
Utilities per month (water, electricity, gas) for 2 people in flat 165 RON
Wi-Fi monthly fee 8 Mbps (1 month) 145 RON
Laundry detergent (bleach, sunlight liquid, washing surf… altogether) 58.50 RON
House Cleaning fee per day 105 RON
Large Gas heater price range upwards. 200 RON
Original branded Electric Fans 200 RON
Original branded Electric kettle. 120 RON
40 inches Beko flat screen HD TV set 2000 RON
Single bed Blankets 120 RON
Personal Care
Avon for women and men cologne 100 RON
Ladies hair plaiting. 60 RON
Ladies Sanitaryware (Pads and Tampoons) 18 RON
Men's haircut 40 RON
Ibuprofen, Panadol, Grandpa Pain killers box of 12 dosses 24.50 RON
Mobile package local network providers’ talk-time, data and messages 65 RON
1 month of gym subscription. 105 RON
Earphones original (Samsung. iPhone) 90 RON
Unisex Loris perfume 30 RON
Gadgets maintenance and repairs (cellphone, laptops, tablets...) starting price. 100 RON
Smart phones (Samsung, Xiaomi, HTC, IPhone) price range upwards 1000 RON
Laptops (Samsung, Lenovo, Hp, Monster, Dell etc.) price range upwards 3000 RON
Entertainment
Boat cruise with refreshments and finger snacks 120 RON
Go carting 30mins 120 RON
Movie House 3d cinema 30 RON
Summer Festivals (jet, bumper cars, lucky deep ...(per ticket) 15 RON
Photo shoot 120 RON
Cappuccino / expresso/ coffee 12.50 RON
3 course dinner local restaurant two people 96.50 RON
3 course dinner classy, exotic restaurant two people 150 RON
Play station 4 console without games. 2000 RON
Spalding Basketball 200 RON
Original branded Racket and Wilson’s tennis balls 500 RON
Transportation
Taxi fare on average 5-10km 45 RON
Public transport per trip one way maximum fare 30 RON
1 liter petrol/diesel 6.50 RON
1 day rent a car cost 140 RON
Driver’s license 2300 RON
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Denim or similar) 150 RON
1 pair of men’s formal shoes 215 RON
1 pair original sport/casual shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 280 RON
1 classy summer dress (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 135.79 RON
Ladies formal shoes original and durable 120 RON
Back-pack, gym bag (Nike, Adidas, New balance) 150 RON