Home » Business » Pain at the Pumps – World’s Cheapest and Highest Petrol Prices – How Does Croatia Rank?

Pain at the Pumps – World’s Cheapest and Highest Petrol Prices – How Does Croatia Rank?

CroatiaCroatia ranks 23rd on Bloomberg’s latest Gas Price Ranking Index, which ranks 61 countries by average price at the pump, and by “pain at the pump,” measuring the percentage of an average day’s wages needed to buy a gallon of fuel….

The honour of the most expensive place to fill up at the pump went to Norway, where a 39-gallon tank of petrol costs USD $381.81, however their ‘pain at the pump’ ranking was 52nd. Holland was in second place when it came to high petrol prices (pain at the pump ranking 39th), followed by Italy (pain at the pump ranking 32nd), and Denmark, whilst their ‘pain at the pump’ ranking was 48th.

Croatia, with prices at USD $7.90 a gallon, ranked 23rd on the list for the most expensive case, and had a high ‘pain at the pump’ ranking of 13th.

At the other end of the scale, Venezuela ranked as the cheapest nation, where the same cost just USD $1.56. Pakistan ranked number 1 for pain at the pump, while drivers in India had to fork out more than an average full day’s pay to afford just 1 gallon.

Share on:
0 / 5 (0 votes)

Sign up to receive the Croatia Week Newsletter

Related Posts

Gorski Kotar: 10 Things to Check Out

By Iva Ralica   Croatia is full of green scenery and that never goes out of style! When green turns into beautiful autumn colors , there is no better way to enjoy it than to visit the most forested part of Croatia – Gorski kotar. Settled in the middle of the country, it is one...

New Luxury Modern Hotel to Open on Dalmatian Coast in June

A new 25 million-euro luxury hotel complex is set to open its doors next month. Hotel Olympia is set to open its new luxury wing Olympia Sky in Vodice, which is just 15 km from Šibenik on the Dalmatian coast. The hotel, which resembles a luxury cruiser, has 148 apartment units and is located 500...

[VIDEO] Croatian Recipes: Kiflice

Vanilla flavored kiflice, or vanilla half-moons, are small soft biscuit which are usually made over the Christmas period in Croatia. Made using walnuts, kiflice are usually eaten as a small dessert after a meal or with an afternoon tea or coffee. Check out this simple recipe to make your own at home. Ingredients Flour –...

Record Tourism Weekend as Peak Season Starts

This weekend Croatia has recorded one million tourist nights per day, which is a new weekend record. Massive queues at border and toll gates, over 20 km in places, and thousands of people waiting for connecting ferries in Split have signaled the start of the peak season in Croatia. It was reported that 35,000 people...

Andrea Bocelli Confirms Zagreb Concert

Famous Italian tenor and singer-songwriter Andrea Bocelli has confirmed he will perform a concert in the Croatian capital Zagreb next year. Bocelli, who became blind at the age of twelve following a football accident, will perform at Zagreb’s Arena on 10 March 2018. The concert, which will mark International Women’s Day, will be Bocelli’s fourth...

[VIDEO] Tourists First Association with Croatia

What are tourists first association with Croatia? Local portal Index.hr took a trip to the central bus station in Split on the Dalmatian coast to ask tourists what the first thing that came to their mind was when they heard the word Croatia. Tourists from the UK, Sweden, Italy, Mexico, USA, and Germany, most who...