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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Ireland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Ireland are 9.24% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Ireland are 7.27% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Ireland are 2.91% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Ireland are 25.78% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Ireland are 8.62% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Ireland is 11.58% lower than in United States

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  United States  Ireland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.38 $
(10.20 €)
    16.72 $
(15.00 €)
     +46.99 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $
(44.86 €)
    61.31 $
(55.00 €)
     +22.62 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.75 $
(6.06 €)
    8.30 $
(7.45 €)
     +23.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $
(3.14 €)
    5.02 $
(4.50 €)
     +43.32 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $
(4.49 €)
    5.22 $
(4.68 €)
     +4.35 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.74 $
(3.35 €)
    3.06 $
(2.75 €)
     -18.08 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.65 $
(1.48 €)
    1.62 $
(1.46 €)
     -1.62 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.34 $
(1.20 €)
    1.33 $
(1.19 €)
     -1.00 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.75 $
(3.36 €)
    4.42 $
(3.97 €)
     +17.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.27 $
(2.03 €)
    1.48 $
(1.33 €)
     -34.84 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.50 $
(1.35 €)
    0.90 $
(0.81 €)
     -40.07 %
Eggs (12) 2.50 $
(2.24 €)
    2.88 $
(2.59 €)
     +15.53 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.51 $
(4.04 €)
    4.83 $
(4.33 €)
     +7.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.84 $
(3.44 €)
    4.35 $
(3.91 €)
     +13.52 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.85 $
(1.66 €)
    1.13 $
(1.02 €)
     -38.82 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 $
(1.64 €)
    1.12 $
(1.00 €)
     -38.66 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 $
(1.60 €)
    1.27 $
(1.14 €)
     -29.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 $
(1.06 €)
    0.79 $
(0.71 €)
     -33.28 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.58 $
(1.42 €)
    1.08 $
(0.97 €)
     -31.66 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $
(1.59 €)
    1.47 $
(1.32 €)
     -16.72 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(10.77 €)
    11.15 $
(10.00 €)
     -7.11 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $
(1.59 €)
    2.75 $
(2.47 €)
     +55.25 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.38 $
(2.13 €)
    2.58 $
(2.32 €)
     +8.67 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.10 $
(5.47 €)
    11.15 $
(10.00 €)
     +82.89 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(1.79 €)
    2.79 $
(2.50 €)
     +39.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(58.31 €)
    105.90 $
(95.00 €)
     +62.92 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.69 €)
    4.85 $
(4.35 €)
     +61.63 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.50 $
(2.24 €)
    1.97 $
(1.77 €)
     -21.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(26.91 €)
    26.08 $
(23.40 €)
     -13.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.84 $
(2.55 €)
    5.96 $
(5.35 €)
     +109.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $
(18,839.10 €)
    24,882.96 $
(22,322.50 €)
     +18.49 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.69 $
(141.46 €)
    163.97 $
(147.10 €)
     +3.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $
(0.14 €)
    0.27 $
(0.24 €)
     +67.89 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.02 $
(43.08 €)
    40.11 $
(35.98 €)
     -16.47 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.10 $
(33.28 €)
    46.13 $
(41.38 €)
     +24.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.20 $
(16.33 €)
    17.65 $
(15.83 €)
     -3.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
(8.97 €)
    11.15 $
(10.00 €)
     +11.47 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.15 $
(36.92 €)
    75.26 $
(67.51 €)
     +82.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.75 $
(32.07 €)
    39.01 $
(35.00 €)
     +9.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.53 $
(68.66 €)
    84.06 $
(75.41 €)
     +9.84 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 87.13 $
(78.17 €)
    86.06 $
(77.20 €)
     -1.24 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,014.89 $
(910.46 €)
    1,051.32 $
(943.14 €)
     +3.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 792.84 $
(711.25 €)
    857.88 $
(769.60 €)
     +8.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,731.34 $
(1,553.19 €)
    1,743.43 $
(1,564.03 €)
     +0.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,343.48 $
(1,205.23 €)
    1,373.53 $
(1,232.19 €)
     +2.24 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 207.39 $
(186.05 €)
    446.88 $
(400.90 €)
     +115.47 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 133.68 $
(119.93 €)
    304.91 $
(273.53 €)
     +128.08 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,692.39 $
(2,415.35 €)
    2,553.77 $
(2,290.99 €)
     -5.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     4.10      -2.03 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2015September, 2015
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD