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Cost of Living Comparison Between Tehran and Istanbul Reverse

You would need around 5,427.90TL (2,509.43$) in Istanbul to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 2,600.00$ in Tehran (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 11.23% higher than in Tehran
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 3.48% lower than in Tehran
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 32.98% lower than in Tehran
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 2.21% higher than in Tehran
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 12.06% lower than in Tehran
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 77.91% higher than in Tehran

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  Tehran  Istanbul      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $     5.55 $      +10.96 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.42 $     27.74 $      +13.57 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 4.70 $     5.78 $      +22.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 8.14 $     3.70 $      -54.54 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.05 $      -19.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.60 $     2.79 $      +7.36 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.48 $     1.06 $      +117.62 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.27 $     0.35 $      +30.37 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.98 $     0.99 $      +1.38 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.48 $     0.55 $      +14.86 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.42 $     1.76 $      -26.96 %
Eggs (12) 1.95 $     2.26 $      +15.76 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.74 $     7.11 $      +23.76 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4.32 $     5.08 $      +17.69 %
Apples (1kg) 1.41 $     1.44 $      +2.15 %
Oranges (1kg) 1.29 $     1.26 $      -2.29 %
Tomato (1kg) 1.03 $     1.18 $      +14.90 %
Potato (1kg) 0.74 $     0.93 $      +26.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.68 $     0.95 $      +39.09 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.40 $     0.54 $      +34.70 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 $     11.56 $      -71.10 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.74 $     2.11 $      -75.85 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.05 $     2.78 $      -54.08 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 3.00 $     4.16 $      +38.70 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 $     0.92 $      +362.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14.00 $     69.35 $      +395.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.49 $     1.36 $      +178.34 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.48 $     0.85 $      +78.12 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $     9.25 $      +84.93 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.33 $     2.30 $      +607.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $     24,687.93 $      -29.46 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 58.24 $     102.13 $      +75.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 $     0.19 $      +356.61 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.46 $     26.86 $      -47.81 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.03 $     56.86 $      +62.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.48 $     20.14 $      +75.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.13 $     6.93 $      +121.68 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.31 $     61.90 $      -10.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 59.02 $     36.40 $      -38.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 129.50 $     67.83 $      -47.62 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 88.67 $     68.68 $      -22.54 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 721.56 $     530.67 $      -26.46 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 429.27 $     290.73 $      -32.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,480.57 $     1,001.13 $      -32.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 885.34 $     534.39 $      -39.64 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,352.77 $     2,283.79 $      -31.88 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,761.21 $     990.57 $      -43.76 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 500.61 $     859.63 $      +71.72 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 22.29     11.52      -48.31 %
 
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