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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Hong Kong Reverse

You would need around 46,220.13HK$ (4,541.98€) 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 24.27% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Hong Kong are 16.46% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Hong Kong are 112.78% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Hong Kong are 47.39% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Hong Kong are 17.45% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Hong Kong is 25.29% lower than in Helsinki

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  Helsinki  Hong Kong      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €     4.42 €      -63.15 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €     36.08 €      -39.86 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.50 €     2.95 €      -60.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.12 €     3.44 €      -32.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 €     3.02 €      -49.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.23 €     3.24 €      +0.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 2.31 €     0.81 €      -64.83 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.81 €     0.57 €      -68.30 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.05 €     2.13 €      +101.96 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.23 €     1.30 €      -41.63 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.09 €     1.43 €      -31.45 %
Eggs (12) 2.43 €     2.37 €      -2.58 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 8.25 €     9.83 €      +19.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.36 €     6.73 €      -40.78 %
Apples (1kg) 2.39 €     2.10 €      -12.10 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.16 €     1.95 €      -9.61 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.93 €     2.56 €      -12.67 %
Potato (1kg) 1.05 €     1.91 €      +82.12 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.84 €     0.80 €      -56.33 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.95 €     1.20 €      -38.26 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 €     11.79 €      -1.73 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.66 €     1.08 €      -59.32 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.86 €     1.80 €      -37.07 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 5.60 €     4.91 €      -12.26 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €     0.79 €      -71.92 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 46.50 €     44.22 €      -4.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 €     2.16 €      -69.12 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.52 €     0.79 €      -48.28 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 43.30 €     8.85 €      -79.57 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.65 €     1.65 €      +0.35 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,833.00 €     23,093.08 €      -7.01 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 68.84 €     122.78 €      +78.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €     0.03 €      -52.54 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.31 €     20.38 €      +5.54 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.23 €     54.54 €      -16.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.00 €     5.76 €      -76.02 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 €     7.49 €      -40.06 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.82 €     68.07 €      -19.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.43 €     29.79 €      -10.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 91.67 €     69.95 €      -23.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 97.78 €     87.02 €      -11.00 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 922.14 €     1,747.77 €      +89.53 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 723.91 €     1,076.86 €      +48.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,729.41 €     4,315.62 €      +149.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,203.12 €     2,634.35 €      +118.96 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,909.09 €     16,027.78 €      +171.24 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,722.22 €     9,370.20 €      +151.74 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,278.57 €     1,982.63 €      -12.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.28     2.70      +18.56 %
 
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