Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Tallinn 

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Consumer Prices in Tallinn are 27.43% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Rent Prices in Tallinn are 50.99% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Tallinn are 34.80% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Tallinn are 35.05% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Tallinn is 28.44% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 € 8.50 €      -34.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 € 50.00 €      -37.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 6.00 €      -25.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 € 4.00 €      -33.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 € 4.00 €      -42.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 € 2.75 €      -30.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 € 1.83 €      -32.78 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 € 1.51 €      -14.19 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.64 € 2.79 €      -23.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.96 € 0.72 €      -63.07 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.04 € 0.62 €      -40.48 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.37 € 1.57 €      -33.58 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.98 € 3.21 €      +7.81 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.67 € 2.55 €      -45.35 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.67 € 4.27 €      -36.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.05 € 0.69 €      -34.09 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 € 0.50 €      -30.44 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 € 0.75 €      -21.84 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 € 1.01 €      -16.51 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.29 €      -35.99 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.29 €      -52.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.56 € 1.04 €      -33.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.48 € 0.81 €      -45.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 7.50 €      -37.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.81 € 1.32 €      -53.16 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.15 € 1.60 €      -49.00 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 € 4.75 €      -40.62 %
Transportation
Helsinki[ Edit ] Tallinn[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 € 1.60 €      -42.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.70 € 30.00 €      -49.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 € 2.50 €      -61.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 € 0.97 €      -40.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 46.02 € 10.50 €      -77.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 € 5.01 €      -12.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 € 19,000.00 €      -20.83 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,239.30 € 19,207.08 €      -23.90 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 90.96 € 185.80 €      +104.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 € 0.05 €      -34.38 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.10 € 23.52 €      +6.43 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.41 € 45.88 €      +13.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.39 € 25.00 €      -5.27 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 € 8.00 €      -46.67 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 338.64 € 256.19 €      -24.35 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,542.86 € 8,509.76 €      +30.06 %
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.77 € 70.93 €      -16.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.73 € 30.68 €      -14.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.16 € 70.19 €      -17.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.00 € 95.28 €      -21.91 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki[ Edit ] Tallinn[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 962.59 € 533.72 €      -44.55 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 761.96 € 367.10 €      -51.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,871.43 € 889.71 €      -52.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,362.86 € 639.69 €      -53.06 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki[ Edit ] Tallinn[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 754.37 € 257.05 €      -65.92 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 432.51 € 177.17 €      -59.04 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki[ Edit ] Tallinn[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,536.97 € 1,187.75 €      -53.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.22 2.53      +107.41 %
Last update: December 2020December 2020
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