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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tehran and Istanbul Reverse

You would need around 5,431.47TL (2,448.59$) in Istanbul to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 2,600.00$ in Tehran (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 8.58% higher than in Tehran
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 5.82% lower than in Tehran
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 34.80% lower than in Tehran
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 0.63% lower than in Tehran
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 14.16% lower than in Tehran
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 77.95% higher than in Tehran

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  Tehran  Istanbul      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $     5.41 $      +8.20 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.42 $     27.05 $      +10.75 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 5.00 $     5.75 $      +14.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 8.14 $     3.61 $      -55.67 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.06 $      -18.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.59 $     2.72 $      +4.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.49 $     1.04 $      +111.12 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.27 $     0.34 $      +29.47 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.97 $     0.97 $      -0.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.48 $     0.54 $      +12.77 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.41 $     1.77 $      -26.51 %
Eggs (12) 1.96 $     2.20 $      +12.55 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.68 $     6.90 $      +21.40 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4.31 $     4.99 $      +15.80 %
Apples (1kg) 1.42 $     1.43 $      +0.14 %
Oranges (1kg) 1.30 $     1.24 $      -5.01 %
Tomato (1kg) 1.03 $     1.15 $      +11.53 %
Potato (1kg) 0.75 $     0.91 $      +22.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.69 $     0.96 $      +38.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.40 $     0.53 $      +32.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 $     11.27 $      -71.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.76 $     2.07 $      -76.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.29 $     2.70 $      -57.07 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 3.00 $     4.06 $      +35.24 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 $     0.90 $      +350.82 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14.00 $     67.62 $      +382.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.43 $     1.33 $      +209.28 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.48 $     0.82 $      +73.68 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $     9.02 $      +80.33 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.32 $     2.24 $      +596.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $     24,208.82 $      -30.83 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 58.36 $     100.02 $      +71.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 $     0.18 $      +346.87 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.04 $     26.21 $      -48.65 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.69 $     55.84 $      +60.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.72 $     19.64 $      +67.61 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.00 $     6.76 $      +125.41 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.27 $     59.82 $      -12.38 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 57.99 $     34.97 $      -39.70 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 128.74 $     66.39 $      -48.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 88.62 $     66.04 $      -25.48 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 721.63 $     515.51 $      -28.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 425.03 $     277.93 $      -34.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,484.52 $     982.19 $      -33.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 874.22 $     513.12 $      -41.30 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,340.45 $     2,218.28 $      -33.59 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,752.89 $     965.69 $      -44.91 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 509.45 $     853.79 $      +67.59 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 22.33     11.60      -48.07 %
 
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