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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tehran and Istanbul Reverse

You would need around 5,592.57TL (2,652.02$) in Istanbul to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 2,700.00$ in Tehran (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 12.98% higher than in Tehran
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 1.78% lower than in Tehran
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 31.76% lower than in Tehran
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 3.48% higher than in Tehran
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 11.09% lower than in Tehran
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 76.54% higher than in Tehran

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  Tehran  Istanbul      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $     5.69 $      +13.81 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.42 $     28.45 $      +16.49 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 5.00 $     5.69 $      +13.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 8.00 $     3.79 $      -52.58 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     3.79 $      -24.13 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.69 $     2.83 $      +5.41 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.50 $     1.07 $      +112.32 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.28 $     0.36 $      +27.34 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.00 $      -1.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.49 $     0.55 $      +12.00 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.43 $     1.82 $      -25.31 %
Eggs (12) 2.01 $     2.31 $      +15.25 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.92 $     7.16 $      +20.89 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4.40 $     5.21 $      +18.30 %
Apples (1kg) 1.44 $     1.45 $      +0.92 %
Oranges (1kg) 1.28 $     1.28 $      -0.50 %
Tomato (1kg) 1.04 $     1.21 $      +15.86 %
Potato (1kg) 0.76 $     0.92 $      +21.63 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.67 $     0.96 $      +42.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.41 $     0.55 $      +35.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 $     11.86 $      -70.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.89 $     2.14 $      -75.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.10 $     2.82 $      -53.69 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 3.00 $     4.27 $      +42.26 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 $     0.95 $      +374.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14.33 $     71.13 $      +396.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.43 $     1.40 $      +225.33 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.48 $     0.87 $      +80.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.46 $     9.48 $      +73.70 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.35 $     2.36 $      +581.55 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $     24,660.64 $      -29.54 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 59.27 $     105.14 $      +77.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 $     0.19 $      +335.79 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.58 $     27.82 $      -46.07 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.68 $     58.07 $      +62.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.25 $     19.81 $      +76.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.26 $     7.11 $      +118.24 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.57 $     63.49 $      -6.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 58.80 $     37.09 $      -36.93 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 121.66 $     69.15 $      -43.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 89.32 $     70.00 $      -21.63 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 728.70 $     533.72 $      -26.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 426.22 $     296.93 $      -30.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,470.37 $     998.33 $      -32.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 875.87 $     542.43 $      -38.07 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,266.70 $     2,356.96 $      -27.85 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,743.78 $     1,047.90 $      -39.91 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 502.47 $     871.29 $      +73.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 22.30     11.54      -48.26 %
 
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