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Cost of Living Comparison Between Boston, MA and Berlin Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 21.80% lower than in Boston, MA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 40.97% lower than in Boston, MA
Rent Prices in Berlin are 64.51% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 33.09% lower than in Boston, MA
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 36.66% lower than in Boston, MA
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 7.50% lower than in Boston, MA
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  Boston, MABerlinDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(13.61 €)
8.81 $
(8.00 €)
     -41.24 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $
(58.99 €)
44.07 $
(40.00 €)
     -32.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 $
(6.35 €)
7.71 $
(7.00 €)
     +10.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.45 €)
3.31 $
(3.00 €)
     -44.91 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.35 €)
3.31 $
(3.00 €)
     -52.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.75 $
(3.41 €)
2.63 $
(2.39 €)
     -29.97 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.74 $
(1.58 €)
1.87 $
(1.70 €)
     +7.96 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.44 $
(1.30 €)
1.50 $
(1.36 €)
     +4.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.41 $
(3.10 €)
3.00 $
(2.72 €)
     -12.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.68 $
(2.43 €)
1.21 $
(1.10 €)
     -54.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.37 $
(1.24 €)
0.77 $
(0.70 €)
     -43.71 %
Eggs (12) 3.18 $
(2.89 €)
1.93 $
(1.75 €)
     -39.36 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.30 $
(4.81 €)
4.14 $
(3.76 €)
     -21.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.57 $
(4.15 €)
3.39 $
(3.07 €)
     -25.96 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.59 $
(5.07 €)
5.87 $
(5.33 €)
     +4.98 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.00 $
(1.81 €)
0.94 $
(0.85 €)
     -53.07 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $
(0.66 €)
0.79 $
(0.72 €)
     +8.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.03 $
(1.84 €)
1.00 $
(0.91 €)
     -50.64 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.17 $
(1.97 €)
1.02 $
(0.93 €)
     -52.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.47 $
(1.33 €)
0.63 $
(0.57 €)
     -56.99 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.33 $
(1.21 €)
0.56 $
(0.51 €)
     -57.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.43 $
(1.30 €)
1.05 $
(0.95 €)
     -26.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.87 $
(1.70 €)
0.46 $
(0.41 €)
     -75.52 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.99 $
(13.60 €)
5.51 $
(5.00 €)
     -63.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.50 $
(1.36 €)
0.90 $
(0.82 €)
     -40.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.90 $
(1.72 €)
1.26 $
(1.14 €)
     -33.74 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(9.08 €)
6.17 $
(5.60 €)
     -38.30 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.27 €)
2.97 $
(2.70 €)
     +19.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 $
(68.07 €)
88.14 $
(80.00 €)
     +17.53 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(2.36 €)
4.30 $
(3.90 €)
     +65.27 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(2.54 €)
3.55 $
(3.22 €)
     +26.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $
(25.41 €)
33.05 $
(30.00 €)
     +18.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.19 $
(1.99 €)
5.55 $
(5.04 €)
     +153.24 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $
(21,782.40 €)
20,383.43 $
(18,500.00 €)
     -15.07 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,300.00 $
(20,239.48 €)
19,331.20 $
(17,545.00 €)
     -13.31 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 140.98 $
(127.96 €)
242.57 $
(220.15 €)
     +72.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $
(0.10 €)
0.10 $
(0.09 €)
     -7.82 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.89 $
(47.10 €)
26.34 $
(23.91 €)
     -49.24 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.43 $
(47.59 €)
27.08 $
(24.58 €)
     -48.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.22 $
(23.80 €)
17.08 $
(15.50 €)
     -34.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(10.89 €)
11.02 $
(10.00 €)
     -8.18 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.31 $
(42.04 €)
81.93 $
(74.36 €)
     +76.90 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.14 $
(36.43 €)
32.49 $
(29.49 €)
     -19.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.68 $
(69.60 €)
89.71 $
(81.42 €)
     +16.99 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.97 $
(85.29 €)
102.57 $
(93.09 €)
     +9.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,289.95 $
(2,078.36 €)
731.00 $
(663.46 €)
     -68.08 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,541.61 $
(1,399.17 €)
517.57 $
(469.74 €)
     -66.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,943.95 $
(3,579.53 €)
1,424.62 $
(1,292.98 €)
     -63.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,623.87 $
(2,381.42 €)
1,013.45 $
(919.80 €)
     -61.38 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 739.07 $
(670.78 €)
414.18 $
(375.91 €)
     -43.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 304.32 $
(276.20 €)
272.37 $
(247.20 €)
     -10.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 3,953.88 $
(3,588.54 €)
2,158.86 $
(1,959.38 €)
     -45.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.00 2.09      -47.69 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:338433
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD