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Cost of Living Comparison Between Ireland and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 22.34% lower than in Ireland
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 17.68% lower than in Ireland
Rent Prices in United States are 5.18% lower than in Ireland
Restaurant Prices in United States are 30.36% lower than in Ireland
Groceries Prices in United States are 11.68% lower than in Ireland
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 39.52% higher than in Ireland

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  Ireland  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 €     7.85 €      -39.58 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €     35.34 €      -29.31 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.50 €     5.11 €      -31.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 4.50 €     2.75 €      -38.91 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 4.50 €     3.93 €      -12.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.77 €     2.89 €      +4.25 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.46 €     1.27 €      -13.02 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.21 €     1.02 €      -16.23 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.08 €     0.79 €      -26.56 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.53 €     1.91 €      +24.69 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.74 €     2.39 €      +37.82 %
Eggs (12) 2.51 €     1.82 €      -27.40 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.02 €     7.48 €      -17.04 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 9.05 €     6.13 €      -32.30 %
Apples (1kg) 2.50 €     3.01 €      +20.13 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.34 €     2.95 €      +25.88 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.61 €     3.02 €      +15.90 %
Potato (1kg) 1.64 €     1.89 €      +15.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.02 €     1.24 €      +21.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.38 €     1.39 €      +0.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 €     9.42 €      -5.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.55 €     1.81 €      -28.79 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.45 €     2.60 €      +6.20 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.50 €     4.71 €      -50.40 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 €     1.57 €      -34.55 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 112.00 €     54.59 €      -51.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.30 €     2.36 €      -45.20 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.03 €     1.22 €      +18.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.60 €     23.56 €      +9.08 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.57 €     0.75 €      -52.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,395.00 €     16,493.40 €      -26.35 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 133.19 €     125.95 €      -5.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.23 €     0.12 €      -45.86 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.76 €     36.96 €      +6.34 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.93 €     31.00 €      -31.01 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.00 €     14.11 €      -17.01 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.10 €     7.85 €      -13.69 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.82 €     32.33 €      -50.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.17 €     28.25 €      -21.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.41 €     60.64 €      -20.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 76.72 €     66.43 €      -13.41 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 815.34 €     807.60 €      -0.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 673.43 €     606.71 €      -9.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,422.17 €     1,363.15 €      -4.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,090.13 €     1,025.57 €      -5.92 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,078.50 €     1,490.63 €      -51.58 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,365.00 €     985.70 €      -58.32 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,256.46 €     2,591.53 €      +14.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.33     4.21      -2.83 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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