# Cost of Living Estimator in Istanbul, Turkey

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Currency: Sticky Currency

Eating lunch or dinner in restaurants: of the time

When eating in restaurants you are chosing inexpensive restaurants: of the time

Drinking Coffee outside of your home:

Going out (cinema, night life, etc.):

Smoking (household overall): packs of cigarettes per day

Alcoholic beverages (consume):

At home we are eating: food

Driving car:

Taking Taxi:

Paying for public transport tickets:

Sport Memberships:

Vacation and Travel:

Rent:

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Restaurants 188.05 TL
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 TL x 3.906 = 78.12 TL
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 TL x 1.674 = 25.11 TL
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 TL x 0.31 = 24.80 TL
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 12.00 TL x 0.2635 = 3.16 TL
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 14.00 TL x 0.2635 = 3.69 TL
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.92 TL x 0.7905 = 2.31 TL
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.10 TL x 0.7905 = 0.87 TL
Cappuccino (regular) 8.06 TL x 6.20 = 50.00 TL
Going out 85.98 TL
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 TL x 2.10 = 42.00 TL
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 12.00 TL x 0.525 = 6.30 TL
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 14.00 TL x 0.525 = 7.35 TL
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.92 TL x 0.525 = 1.53 TL
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.10 TL x 0.525 = 0.57 TL
Cappuccino (regular) 8.06 TL x 3.50 = 28.22 TL
Cigarettes 0.00 TL
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Food at Home 597.72 TL
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.09 TL x 1.9108441 = 21.18 TL
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.58 TL x 7.9733757 = 12.60 TL
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.68 TL x 6.3787005 = 17.09 TL
Eggs (regular) (12) 7.33 TL x 5.7866667 = 42.41 TL
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.62 TL x 6.3787005 = 61.38 TL
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.26 TL x 9.5680508 = 59.90 TL
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 22.85 TL x 9.5680508 = 218.60 TL
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 TL x 19.1361016 = 32.52 TL
Banana (1 lb) 2.90 TL x 15.9467513 = 46.17 TL
Oranges (1 lb) 1.50 TL x 19.1361016 = 28.73 TL
Tomato (1 lb) 1.84 TL x 12.7574011 = 23.52 TL
Potato (1 lb) 1.01 TL x 12.7574011 = 12.84 TL
Onion (1 lb) 0.94 TL x 6.3787005 = 6.00 TL
Lettuce (1 head) 2.55 TL x 5.7866667 = 14.78 TL
Car and Gasoline 0.00 TL
Gasoline (1 gallon) 19.33 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 89,500.00 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Public Transport and Taxi 185.00 TL
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.38 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.60 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 185.00 TL x 1.00 = 185.00 TL
Leisure and Sport Memberships 0.00 TL
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 130.42 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 70.58 TL x 0.00 = 0.00 TL
Vacation and Travel (Monthly Approximate Amount) 0.00 TL
Utilities 235.66 TL
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 318.85 TL x 0.6071429 = 193.59 TL
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.54 TL x 20.00 = 10.80 TL
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.56 TL x 0.50 = 31.28 TL
Clothing and Shoes 75.27 TL
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 162.76 TL x 0.10 = 16.28 TL
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 106.02 TL x 0.10 = 10.60 TL
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 250.81 TL x 0.10 = 25.08 TL
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 233.07 TL x 0.10 = 23.31 TL
Rent 0.00 TL
Other Goods and Services 275.53 TL
Household Supplies, approximation using (Groceries index + 20) / 100.0 x 20EUR x 1 family members 60.64 TL
Electronics, approximation using 20.0EUR * (household members + 1) formula 167.30 TL
Other, approximation using Cost of Living Plus Rent Index 47.59 TL
Overall estimate monthly spending* 1,643.22 TL

* Note that our estimator is limited in number of items it uses to do an estimate. It doesn't include private school fees, childcare, health related expenses, insurance, parking fees or domestic help. It doesn't take into calculations income tax.