Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Salzburg 

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Cost of Living in Salzburg is 3.5% higher than in Helsinki (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Salzburg is 3.0% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Salzburg are 1.7% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Salzburg are 18.0% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Salzburg are 10.9% higher than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Salzburg is 7.5% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 15.00 €      0.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 € 60.00 €      -33.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 10.10 €      +1.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 € 4.45 €      -44.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 € 4.00 €      -50.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.48 € 3.87 €      -13.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.68 € 3.31 €      +23.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.79 € 2.76 €      +54.8 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.45 € 5.67 €      +27.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 € 2.13 €      -17.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.17 € 0.87 €      -25.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.90 € 4.32 €      +49.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.55 € 9.00 €      +153.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.23 € 6.05 €      +15.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.43 € 8.93 €      -5.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 € 1.21 €      +17.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 € 0.96 €      +19.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 € 1.55 €      +59.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.75 € 2.79 €      +59.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 € 1.00 €      +84.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 € 0.73 €      -9.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.94 € 1.61 €      -17.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 € 0.88 €      -51.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 € 7.90 €      -43.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.63 € 1.13 €      -57.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.09 € 1.48 €      -52.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.40 € 6.00 €      -42.3 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.95 € 2.40 €      -18.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 66.60 € 59.50 €      -10.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.75 € 4.25 €      -37.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 € 3.22 €      +66.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 € 25.60 €      -54.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.19 € 6.28 €      -12.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,245.00 € 24,500.00 €      -24.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,916.11 € 24,000.00 €      -29.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 110.73 € 363.22 €      +228.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.49 € 19.40 €      -20.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.23 € 32.15 €      +67.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.36 € 32.22 €      -25.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.71 € 24.25 €      -1.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 € 12.50 €      -26.5 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 311.23 € 389.60 €      +25.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,365.60 € 30,000.00 €      +258.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.48 € 92.27 €      +6.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.41 € 54.57 €      +79.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.53 € 103.75 €      +41.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.17 € 120.50 €      +26.6 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,009.81 € 1,053.08 €      +4.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 797.24 € 875.00 €      +9.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,775.19 € 1,650.00 €      -7.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,308.80 € 1,394.44 €      +6.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 701.93 € 592.51 €      -15.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 401.78 € 499.02 €      +24.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Salzburg Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,710.08 € 2,581.59 €      -4.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.82 3.60      -5.8 %
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