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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Ireland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Ireland are 7.77% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ireland are 5.45% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Ireland are 0.25% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Ireland are 26.20% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Ireland are 9.79% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Ireland is 12.08% lower than in United States

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  United States  Ireland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 $
(10.02 €)
    15.38 $
(14.00 €)
     +39.78 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $
(40.97 €)
    60.41 $
(55.00 €)
     +34.24 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.75 $
(6.15 €)
    8.24 $
(7.50 €)
     +22.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $
(3.19 €)
    4.94 $
(4.50 €)
     +41.21 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $
(4.55 €)
    4.94 $
(4.50 €)
     -1.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 $
(3.40 €)
    3.01 $
(2.74 €)
     -19.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.65 $
(1.50 €)
    1.57 $
(1.43 €)
     -4.45 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.33 $
(1.21 €)
    1.31 $
(1.19 €)
     -1.72 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.77 $
(3.44 €)
    4.41 $
(4.02 €)
     +16.96 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.26 $
(2.05 €)
    1.44 $
(1.31 €)
     -36.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.49 $
(1.36 €)
    0.89 $
(0.81 €)
     -39.89 %
Eggs (12) 2.46 $
(2.24 €)
    2.83 $
(2.57 €)
     +14.89 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.45 $
(4.05 €)
    4.69 $
(4.27 €)
     +5.36 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.82 $
(3.48 €)
    4.26 $
(3.88 €)
     +11.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.83 $
(1.67 €)
    1.11 $
(1.01 €)
     -39.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 $
(1.65 €)
    1.09 $
(1.00 €)
     -39.50 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 $
(1.63 €)
    1.23 $
(1.12 €)
     -31.02 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 $
(1.08 €)
    0.78 $
(0.71 €)
     -33.93 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.58 $
(1.44 €)
    1.06 $
(0.96 €)
     -32.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $
(1.61 €)
    1.47 $
(1.34 €)
     -16.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(10.93 €)
    10.98 $
(10.00 €)
     -8.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.74 $
(1.58 €)
    2.72 $
(2.47 €)
     +56.23 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.33 $
(2.12 €)
    2.55 $
(2.32 €)
     +9.56 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.09 $
(5.54 €)
    10.98 $
(10.00 €)
     +80.34 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(1.82 €)
    2.75 $
(2.50 €)
     +37.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 63.00 $
(57.36 €)
    98.85 $
(90.00 €)
     +56.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.73 €)
    4.83 $
(4.40 €)
     +61.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(2.28 €)
    1.94 $
(1.77 €)
     -22.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(27.31 €)
    25.70 $
(23.40 €)
     -14.33 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.86 $
(2.60 €)
    5.88 $
(5.35 €)
     +105.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $
(19,120.50 €)
    24,162.55 $
(22,000.00 €)
     +15.06 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.62 $
(144.42 €)
    161.57 $
(147.11 €)
     +1.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $
(0.15 €)
    0.27 $
(0.24 €)
     +65.74 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.76 $
(43.49 €)
    38.72 $
(35.26 €)
     -18.93 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.40 $
(34.05 €)
    46.65 $
(42.47 €)
     +24.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.56 $
(16.90 €)
    17.67 $
(16.09 €)
     -4.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(9.10 €)
    10.98 $
(10.00 €)
     +9.83 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.01 $
(37.34 €)
    73.82 $
(67.21 €)
     +79.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.65 $
(32.46 €)
    38.19 $
(34.77 €)
     +7.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.11 $
(70.20 €)
    81.80 $
(74.48 €)
     +6.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 86.63 $
(78.88 €)
    83.31 $
(75.85 €)
     -3.84 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 986.12 $
(897.86 €)
    1,001.05 $
(911.45 €)
     +1.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.47 $
(704.24 €)
    820.41 $
(746.98 €)
     +6.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,691.54 $
(1,540.15 €)
    1,654.97 $
(1,506.85 €)
     -2.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,311.37 $
(1,194.00 €)
    1,298.20 $
(1,182.01 €)
     -1.00 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 208.84 $
(190.15 €)
    441.01 $
(401.54 €)
     +111.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 132.03 $
(120.21 €)
    293.91 $
(267.61 €)
     +122.61 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,657.31 $
(2,419.48 €)
    2,463.62 $
(2,243.13 €)
     -7.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.19     4.11      -1.94 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2015August, 2015
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