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by The Fair State of Larinia. . 6 reads.

Cost of living in Larinia

Cost of living in Larinia
As of 1 jan 2015 : 1 USD /CREDIT = 29.743 Lor [Larinian Lorvák = symbol ₤]

Average prices in capital city.

Restauration
Cheap meal : 79.6 lor
Average class restaurant , meal for 2 : 768.8 lor
Big Mac at McD's : 50.0 lor
Capuccino : 19.2 lor
Ice cream : 46.6 lor
Pepsi [33cl] : 29.0 lor
Water [25cl] : 12.6 lor
Wine [1 serving] : 89.0 lor
Beer [50cl] : 62.0 lor
Beer import : 79.5 lor

In supermarkets...
Eggs [10 pcs] : 60.0 lor
Milk [1kg] : 12.1 lor
Wheat [1kg] : 9.6 lor
White rice [1kg] : 46.0 lor
Potato [1kg] : 11 lor
Banana [1kg] : 20.2 lor
Orange [1kg] : 12.4 lor
Apple [1kg] : 15.8 lor
Bottled water [1.5 liter] : 4.9 lor
Lettuce [1pc] : 9.2 lor
Pack of cigarettes [mid range] : 39.9 lor
Beer [12x25cl] : 77.2 lor
Mid-range wine : 177.4 lor
Distilled alcohol beverage : 293.3 lor
Beef rumsteak [1pc, 140g] : 89.5 lor
Sunflower oil [1 liter] : 29 lor
Palm oil [1 liter] : 7.6 lor
Salt [1kg] : 3.67 lor
Sugar [1kg] : 42.2 lor
Pads [mid range, 10 pack] : 52.8 lor
Usb key [32GB] : 233 lor
Magazines : from 10 lor to 95 lor
Soap [250g] : 12.6lor
Butter [250g] : 16.6 lor

Transportation
one-way fare : 10 lor [unique price for the whole city network]
Monthly pass : 500 lor [unlimited use in the whole city network]
Taxi start : 100 lor
Taxi 1km : 12.2 lor
Gasoline [1 liter] : 26.1 lor
Mid range car [VW Golf 1.0 Tsi] : 620000 Lor

Utilities (per month fee)
Electricity, water*, garbage collecting, heating [65m˛ flat] : 1268 Lor
*running water service is free in the country
Internet [10/1 Mbit DSL] : 320 Lor
Cellular [prepaid 1 hour] : 480 Lor
Private car park [1 slot, monthly] : 9800 Lor

Clothing
Jeans [Levis 501 or equiv] : 2990 Lor
Dress [summer, mid-range at Bershka] : 1690 Lor
Skirt [30cm/long, mid-range] : 999 Lor/ 1199 Lor
Trousers [men/women, mid-range] : 1090 Lor / 1090 Lor
Pair of running shoes [mid range, Nike] : 2000 lor
Pair of executive shoes [mid-range] : 3000 lor

Leisure / sports
Fitness [monthly fee, 1 adult] : 420 lor
Cinema [1 seat] : 240 lor
Clubbing [1 att. Entrance fee] : 306 lor
Bowling [1 full game, 2 players] : 200 lor
Tennis [1 hr on week-end ] : 360 lor

Housing
Rent [1 room, city centre] : 12400 lor
Rent [3 rooms, city centre] : 44500 lor
Price per m˛, appartment in capital city : 156200 lor

Salary
Average monthly disposable income for saving : 960 lor [approx. 32 Usd. Note: in other cities, the wages are way lower ]

Typical Wages [in usd per month] in capital city incl suburbs :
State worker : 500 / 14500 Lor
Road worker : 360 / 10800 Lor
Sales clerk in clothes store : 420 / 12500 Lor
Factory worker in electronics : 480 / 14200 Lor
Teacher : 500-600 / 14.5k Lor to 18 k Lor
Doctor : 900-2000 / 27k Lor to 59.8 k Lor
Taxi driver : 500-700 / 14.5k Lor to 21.2 k Lor
Office worker : 460-550 / 22.6k Lor to 17.4k Lor
Garbage collecting : 420 / 12,5k Lor
There are virtually no gap between men and women wages.
Outside of capital city, incomes are more evenly distributed
A farmer earns 6000 lorvák a month [200 USD], an office worker 5600 lor, a teacher 6400 lor and a plumber 6300 lor in average.

Interest rates /1yr : 3.63% [2014]

VATs and other taxes on consumption goods
Normal rate : 5%
Medical appliances, medications : 2%
Exonerated : appliances and goods for elderly or disabled people, first necessity goods
All cars are foreign made. Larinia has no vehicle manufacturing industry.
Electronic imports : 2% tax to cover recycling costs . Most of all electronic appliances were imported in 2014.
Imported clothes : no special taxes outside regular vat. 70% of clothes were imported in 2014.
Gas tax : 120% flat rate

The Fair State of Larinia

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