Is the cost of living in Russia high?
We asked people how much they someone comfortably live on in Russia, they wrote...
"The cost of living in Russia varies depending on the region and city. Generally, the cost of living in Russia is lower than in many other European countries. Groceries, transportation, and utilities are generally quite affordable, while rent and other housing costs can be quite high in the larger cities. Eating out can also be expensive, but there are plenty of affordable options available," remarked another expat who made the move to Russia.
- What should I pack when moving to Russia?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Russia?
- Will I be able to find a job in Russia?
- What is life like in Russia?
- What do expats in Russia appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Russia?
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- What are the schools in Russia like?
- What are healthcare services like in Russia?
- What are medical services in Russia like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Russia?
- What are emergency services like in Russia?
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- How are local medical facilities in Russia?
- As a foreigner living in Russia, will I have access to public healthcare? What is it like?
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Is the cost of living in Russia high?If you live in Russia, newcomers to Russia would love to hear your answer to this question.