How Much Imeretian Khachapuri You Can Buy For One Hour of Work?

The FINANCIAL -- This week, ISET’s Khacahpuri Index team checked whether average hourly wages in different Georgian locations cover the cost of one standard portion of Imeretian khachapuri.

Using the cost of khachapuri ingredients in four major Georgian cities (Tbilisi, Telavi, Kutaisi and Batumi) and the latest available data for average monthly wages in the corresponding regions, we calculated that one hour of work would not always suffice to treat you to a portion of delicious Imeretian khachapuri. As we show below, one hour of work can buy you more than one Khachapuri portion in Tbilisi. If you happen to live in Georgia’s periphery, the same one hour of work will buy you only slightly more than half a portion, despite (somewhat) lower prices for khachapuri ingredients.

Author: The FINANCIAL


Advertisement

Get paid for your OP-ED, Analysis or Interview

The FINANCIAL accepts opinion articles and interviews on business, politics, economy, personal finance.
Requirements: 600-1000 words.
Language: English 

  • Must be final, corrected, and edited. 
  • Your article piece should be exclusively written for The FINANCIAL.
  • The submitted articles must contain significant information or analysis.
  • The author must include contact details and short bio/address in social networks.
  • By submitting your article to The FINANCIAL, you agree to grant us the right to publish and distribute this content in all our publications. 
  • Guest posts with links or promotional information are published on a paid basis.
  • We don't publish adult content.
  • We publish majority of submitted articles. But there are exceptions as well. 

Submissions may be sent to editor (@) finchannel.com