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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tehran and Istanbul Reverse

You would need around 5,411.07TL (2,507.22$) in Istanbul to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 2,600.00$ in Tehran (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 11.04% higher than in Tehran
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 3.57% lower than in Tehran
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 32.90% lower than in Tehran
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 2.45% higher than in Tehran
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 12.19% lower than in Tehran
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 77.60% higher than in Tehran

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  Tehran  Istanbul      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $     5.56 $      +11.20 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.42 $     27.80 $      +13.83 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 4.70 $     5.79 $      +23.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 8.14 $     3.71 $      -54.43 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.06 $      -18.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.59 $     2.79 $      +7.77 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.49 $     1.06 $      +116.25 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.27 $     0.35 $      +29.47 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.98 $     0.99 $      +1.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.47 $     0.55 $      +15.17 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.42 $     1.77 $      -26.79 %
Eggs (12) 1.95 $     2.26 $      +15.96 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.79 $     7.11 $      +22.74 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4.34 $     5.09 $      +17.25 %
Apples (1kg) 1.42 $     1.44 $      +1.72 %
Oranges (1kg) 1.28 $     1.26 $      -1.22 %
Tomato (1kg) 1.03 $     1.18 $      +14.26 %
Potato (1kg) 0.74 $     0.93 $      +25.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.68 $     0.95 $      +40.84 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.41 $     0.54 $      +33.48 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 $     11.58 $      -71.04 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.92 $     2.11 $      -76.30 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.97 $     2.79 $      -53.36 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 3.00 $     4.17 $      +39.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 $     0.93 $      +363.35 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14.00 $     69.50 $      +396.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.49 $     1.37 $      +178.96 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.48 $     0.85 $      +76.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $     9.27 $      +85.34 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.33 $     2.31 $      +608.01 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $     24,580.67 $      -29.77 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 58.24 $     102.35 $      +75.75 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 $     0.19 $      +357.62 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 52.06 $     26.92 $      -48.29 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.61 $     56.74 $      +59.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.37 $     19.62 $      +72.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.00 $     6.95 $      +131.67 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 70.08 $     62.04 $      -11.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.52 $     36.48 $      -38.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 127.89 $     67.99 $      -46.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 90.23 $     68.83 $      -23.72 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 721.56 $     529.64 $      -26.60 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 429.27 $     290.76 $      -32.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,480.57 $     1,004.48 $      -32.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 885.34 $     534.93 $      -39.58 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,332.16 $     2,310.60 $      -30.66 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,789.35 $     1,002.30 $      -43.99 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 500.61 $     857.37 $      +71.26 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 22.29     11.50      -48.41 %
 
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