Historical Prices in Berlin

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Restaurants

Year
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal for 2 People,
Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
McMeal at McDonalds
(or Equivalent Combo Meal)
2019 8.00 40.00 7.00
2018 8.00 40.00 7.00
2017 8.00 45.00 7.00
2016 8.00 40.00 7.00
2015 8.00 40.00 7.00
2014 6.70 40.00 6.54
2013 6.00 40.00 6.00
2012 6.00 37.50 6.50
2011 7.50 40.00 6.25
2010 7.00 25.00 6.50
Year
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter draught)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
Coke/Pepsi
(0.33 liter bottle)
Water
(0.33 liter bottle)
Cappuccino
(regular)
2019 3.50 3.00 2.03 1.71 2.74
2018 3.50 3.50 2.07 1.71 2.71
2017 3.50 3.00 1.76 1.34 2.64
2016 3.00 3.00 1.73 1.33 2.43
2015 3.00 3.00 1.74 1.43 2.34
2014 3.00 3.00 2.03 1.73 2.47
2013 3.00 3.00 1.88 1.48 2.29
2012 2.90 3.00 1.69 1.55 2.04
2011 2.52 3.25 2.29 2.00 2.20
2010 2.20 2.75 1.25 1.65 -

Markets

Year
Milk
(regular),
(1 liter)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread
(500g)
Eggs
(regular)
(12)
Water
(1.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter bottle)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
2019 0.81 1.31 1.90 0.51 0.86 1.43
2018 0.85 1.33 2.00 0.52 0.84 1.17
2017 0.79 1.28 1.85 0.55 0.88 1.23
2016 0.69 1.10 1.78 0.46 0.84 1.19
2015 0.75 1.40 1.75 0.39 0.82 1.09
2014 0.79 1.70 1.55 0.37 0.86 1.04
2013 0.69 1.37 2.37 0.66 0.82 1.06
2012 0.59 1.02 1.89 0.48 0.66 0.96
2011 0.69 1.35 2.05 1.02 0.62 1.00
2010 0.67 1.93 1.62 0.53 0.90 1.33
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2019 2.18 2.15 1.39 1.10 1.78 2.17 1.37 1.26
2018 2.35 2.20 1.31 0.96 1.71 2.46 1.54 1.47
2017 2.14 2.40 1.32 1.08 1.79 2.62 1.55 1.20
2016 1.98 2.02 1.18 1.00 1.51 2.21 1.63 1.16
2015 1.94 2.10 1.22 0.90 1.76 2.04 1.71 1.09
2014 2.18 2.56 1.71 1.01 1.74 2.30 - -
2013 2.57 2.57 1.41 1.30 2.20 2.45 - -
2012 1.84 1.89 0.81 0.95 1.66 2.00 - -
2011 1.66 2.62 0.76 0.99 - - - -
2010 - - - - - - - -
Year
Local Cheese
(1kg)
Bottle of Wine
(Mid-Range)
Cigarettes 20 Pack
(Marlboro)
Chicken Fillets
(1kg)
Beef Round
(1kg)
(or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
2019 8.12 5.00 6.40 6.96 10.20
2018 9.18 5.00 6.40 8.01 13.57
2017 9.83 5.00 6.00 5.96 10.75
2016 7.42 5.00 6.00 6.52 10.16
2015 8.97 5.00 5.40 7.36 14.44
2014 8.85 5.00 5.20 6.56 -
2013 7.59 5.00 5.00 6.64 -
2012 6.49 4.25 5.00 7.48 -
2011 5.93 5.00 4.50 8.72 -
2010 10.67 5.00 4.50 - -

Rent Per Month

Year
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
in City Centre
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
Outside of Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
in City Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
Outside of Centre
2019 884.50 644.75 1682.53 1224.21
2018 843.01 628.61 1560.90 1097.50
2017 759.95 547.76 1527.08 1067.50
2016 690.36 500.02 1303.00 921.36
2015 672.75 451.67 1333.33 941.72
2014 636.25 463.16 1353.11 969.17
2013 588.37 391.44 1141.67 839.00
2012 442.50 360.00 934.86 620.53
2011 500.00 425.00 1075.00 850.00
2010 440.00 425.00 1300.00 1150.00

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2019 6018.13 3835.00
2018 5272.73 3628.57
2017 4717.87 3214.29
2016 4245.62 2857.22
2015 3897.06 2403.59
2014 3447.92 2100.00
2013 2964.29 2033.33
2012 2466.67 1283.33
2011 3350.00 1600.00
2010 5050.00 4400.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2019 2270.94
2018 2101.43
2017 2073.13
2016 2017.80
2015 1829.84
2014 1821.00
2013 1844.55
2012 1850.00
2011 1950.00
2010 -

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2019 2.80 1.43
2018 2.80 1.41
2017 2.80 1.32
2016 2.70 1.28
2015 2.70 1.39
2014 2.60 1.53
2013 2.60 1.59
2012 2.35 1.65
2011 2.30 1.51
2010 2.10 -
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2019 81.00
2018 81.00
2017 81.00
2016 81.00
2015 79.50
2014 78.00
2013 78.00
2012 75.00
2011 75.00
2010 72.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2019 1.85
2018 1.95
2017 1.92
2016 1.96
2015 2.46
2014 3.30
2013 2.88
2012 3.62
2011 4.00
2010 -

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
2019 230.45 30.31
2018 252.49 31.20
2017 219.82 29.00
2016 236.97 23.32
2015 210.93 24.82
2014 165.69 23.93
2013 182.87 23.14
2012 114.12 16.61
2011 - 26.65
2010 150.00 25.00

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2019 26.99 20.77 10.00
2018 25.15 18.00 11.00
2017 25.02 16.00 10.00
2016 23.40 15.59 10.00
2015 27.84 16.55 10.00
2014 29.22 16.00 9.00
2013 27.27 13.00 9.00
2012 29.62 11.67 8.00
2011 31.75 - 9.50
2010 38.97 10.00 9.50

Clothing And Shoes

Year
1 Pair of Jeans
(Levis 501 Or Similar)
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store
(Zara, H&M, ...)
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes
(Mid-Range)
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
2019 81.42 32.30 81.02 105.05
2018 74.78 31.26 86.13 103.43
2017 74.77 31.29 83.33 111.17
2016 74.32 30.77 83.00 95.43
2015 76.29 26.94 80.11 94.71
2014 80.98 36.24 87.98 104.25
2013 75.08 37.55 74.27 96.12
2012 89.45 32.60 77.38 126.00
2011 80.00 33.00 100.00 120.00
2010 68.33 42.50 60.00 90.00
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