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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Hong Kong Reverse

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You would need around 45,990.19HK$ (4,655.11€) in Hong Kong to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,900.00€ in Helsinki (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in Hong Kong are 21.88% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 19.36% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 115.87% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 42.64% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 16.48% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 28.47% lower than in Helsinki

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  Helsinki  Hong Kong      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 €     4.55 €      -58.59 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €     39.26 €      -34.57 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.50 €     3.19 €      -57.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 €     3.34 €      -33.17 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 €     3.12 €      -47.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.27 €     3.36 €      +2.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.28 €     0.85 €      -62.93 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.75 €     0.59 €      -66.09 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.08 €     2.22 €      +106.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.27 €     1.36 €      -39.98 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.08 €     1.39 €      -33.21 %
Eggs (12) 2.40 €     2.42 €      +0.55 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 8.28 €     10.12 €      +22.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.40 €     6.52 €      -42.80 %
Apples (1kg) 2.40 €     2.14 €      -10.73 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.18 €     2.01 €      -7.76 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.93 €     2.59 €      -11.74 %
Potato (1kg) 1.05 €     1.83 €      +74.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.80 €     0.85 €      -53.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 €     1.23 €      -36.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 €     12.15 €      +1.22 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.71 €     1.18 €      -56.48 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.86 €     1.93 €      -32.64 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.60 €     5.06 €      -9.63 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €     0.81 €      -71.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 46.50 €     45.55 €      -2.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 €     2.23 €      -68.19 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.52 €     0.81 €      -46.73 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 43.30 €     9.42 €      -78.25 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.65 €     1.72 €      +4.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,833.00 €     23,786.61 €      -4.21 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 74.25 €     131.52 €      +77.12 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €     0.04 €      -48.19 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.67 €     21.57 €      +15.55 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.23 €     53.01 €      -18.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.00 €     5.93 €      -75.30 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 €     7.59 €      -39.27 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.82 €     67.68 €      -20.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.67 €     30.34 €      -9.88 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 90.00 €     73.00 €      -18.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 98.75 €     92.36 €      -6.48 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 928.34 €     1,814.72 €      +95.48 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 732.73 €     1,134.50 €      +54.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,750.00 €     4,375.80 €      +150.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,203.12 €     2,635.60 €      +119.06 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,929.73 €     16,952.30 €      +185.89 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,722.22 €     10,377.96 €      +178.81 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,247.62 €     1,919.07 €      -14.62 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.28     2.75      +20.55 %
 
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