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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Hong Kong Reverse

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You would need around 41,935.07HK$ (4,939.46€) in Hong Kong to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 3,800.00€ in Helsinki (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index. This comparison assumes net earnings (after income tax).

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Hong Kong are 6.73% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 29.99% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 107.06% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 44.28% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 13.48% higher than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 18.16% lower than in Helsinki

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  Helsinki  Hong Kong      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(101.88 HK$)
    5.89 €
(50.00 HK$)
     -50.92 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 €
(594.29 HK$)
    35.34 €
(300.00 HK$)
     -49.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(59.43 HK$)
    3.53 €
(30.00 HK$)
     -49.52 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 €
(50.94 HK$)
    3.59 €
(30.50 HK$)
     -40.12 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.50 €
(46.69 HK$)
    3.53 €
(30.00 HK$)
     -35.75 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.31 €
(28.07 HK$)
    3.80 €
(32.30 HK$)
     +15.08 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.40 €
(20.42 HK$)
    0.93 €
(7.86 HK$)
     -61.52 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.72 €
(14.60 HK$)
    0.79 €
(6.69 HK$)
     -54.20 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.92 €
(33.30 HK$)
    9.29 €
(78.89 HK$)
     +136.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.05 €
(17.37 HK$)
    1.70 €
(14.46 HK$)
     -16.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.07 €
(9.05 HK$)
    0.98 €
(8.33 HK$)
     -7.97 %
Eggs (12) 1.90 €
(16.14 HK$)
    2.68 €
(22.76 HK$)
     +41.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.44 €
(29.23 HK$)
    6.96 €
(59.13 HK$)
     +102.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.44 €
(37.65 HK$)
    3.23 €
(27.39 HK$)
     -27.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.97 €
(8.24 HK$)
    1.16 €
(9.89 HK$)
     +20.03 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.78 €
(6.58 HK$)
    1.23 €
(10.43 HK$)
     +58.44 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.29 €
(10.93 HK$)
    1.28 €
(10.90 HK$)
     -0.32 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.42 €
(3.58 HK$)
    1.01 €
(8.61 HK$)
     +140.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 €
(16.44 HK$)
    1.00 €
(8.49 HK$)
     -48.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.93 €
(16.40 HK$)
    1.46 €
(12.41 HK$)
     -24.36 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 €
(84.90 HK$)
    11.78 €
(100.00 HK$)
     +17.79 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.60 €
(22.07 HK$)
    1.30 €
(11.05 HK$)
     -49.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 €
(25.86 HK$)
    1.74 €
(14.75 HK$)
     -42.95 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 €
(50.94 HK$)
    6.24 €
(53.00 HK$)
     +4.05 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(23.77 HK$)
    1.06 €
(9.00 HK$)
     -62.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.50 €
(420.25 HK$)
    53.00 €
(450.00 HK$)
     +7.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.80 €
(57.73 HK$)
    2.59 €
(22.00 HK$)
     -61.89 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.49 €
(21.18 HK$)
    1.52 €
(12.87 HK$)
     -39.21 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 43.30 €
(367.61 HK$)
    11.31 €
(96.00 HK$)
     -73.89 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.80 €
(49.27 HK$)
    7.26 €
(61.61 HK$)
     +25.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(212,245.40 HK$)
    28,210.27 €
(239,500.00 HK$)
     +12.84 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 86.01 €
(730.20 HK$)
    167.47 €
(1,421.77 HK$)
     +94.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.63 HK$)
    0.05 €
(0.38 HK$)
     -38.71 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.78 €
(159.42 HK$)
    23.11 €
(196.22 HK$)
     +23.08 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.73 €
(464.62 HK$)
    55.71 €
(472.97 HK$)
     +1.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.33 €
(172.63 HK$)
    6.28 €
(53.32 HK$)
     -69.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(101.88 HK$)
    9.42 €
(80.00 HK$)
     -21.47 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.69 €
(736.00 HK$)
    76.08 €
(645.90 HK$)
     -12.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.11 €
(272.62 HK$)
    43.48 €
(369.18 HK$)
     +35.42 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 104.33 €
(885.77 HK$)
    80.38 €
(682.43 HK$)
     -22.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.44 €
(971.61 HK$)
    101.49 €
(861.66 HK$)
     -11.32 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,005.95 €
(8,540.31 HK$)
    1,977.97 €
(16,792.61 HK$)
     +96.63 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 744.29 €
(6,318.85 HK$)
    1,353.54 €
(11,491.30 HK$)
     +81.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,909.09 €
(16,207.83 HK$)
    4,334.61 €
(36,800.00 HK$)
     +127.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,272.73 €
(10,805.22 HK$)
    2,598.35 €
(22,059.52 HK$)
     +104.16 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 566.70 €
(4,811.21 HK$)
    1,888.32 €
(16,031.48 HK$)
     +233.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 366.45 €
(3,111.07 HK$)
    1,077.84 €
(9,150.64 HK$)
     +194.13 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,416.67 €
(20,517.06 HK$)
    2,570.90 €
(21,826.43 HK$)
     +6.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.14     2.69      +25.92 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2015August, 2015
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