Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Genoa 

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Consumer Prices in Genoa are 9.9% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Genoa are 13.7% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Genoa are 24.3% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Genoa are 22.4% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Genoa are 6.5% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Genoa is 27.9% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Genoa 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 € 10.00 €      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 € 5.00 €      -37.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 € 6.00 €      -25.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.50 € 1.81 €      -59.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 € 2.29 €      -11.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.81 € 1.03 €      -42.9 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.36 € 6.33 €      +45.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.59 € 1.98 €      -23.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.12 € 1.32 €      +18.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.86 € 4.26 €      +48.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.58 € 6.83 €      +90.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.02 € 5.51 €      +9.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.30 € 8.50 €      -8.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.09 € 0.87 €      -20.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 € 0.85 €      +10.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.02 € 0.89 €      -12.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.76 € 1.43 €      -18.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 € 0.59 €      +2.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 € 0.67 €      -17.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.95 € 1.35 €      -31.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.73 € 0.64 €      -63.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.95 € 6.25 €      -58.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.70 € 1.80 €      -33.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.21 € 2.33 €      -27.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.30 € 5.75 €      -44.2 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.10 € 2.00 €      -35.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 € 46.00 €      -34.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.90 € 5.00 €      -27.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.97 € 1.93 €      -2.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 € 24.50 €      -56.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.28 € 7.07 €      -2.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,245.00 € 25,000.00 €      -22.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,661.67 € 28,750.00 €      -17.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 109.51 € 210.48 €      +92.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.23 € 13.37 €      -44.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.07 € 30.88 €      +61.9 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.77 € 56.28 €      +34.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.47 € 21.33 €      -19.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 € 8.50 €      -50.0 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 317.46 € 475.00 €      +49.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,742.80 € 10,125.00 €      +15.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.29 € 96.88 €      +25.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.03 € 47.00 €      +61.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.85 € 96.25 €      +35.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.46 € 117.50 €      +29.9 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 975.80 € 700.00 €      -28.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 797.90 € 587.50 €      -26.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,746.48 € 1,250.00 €      -28.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,285.93 € 1,100.00 €      -14.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 683.62 € 250.84 €      -63.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 400.80 € 126.35 €      -68.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Genoa Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,838.87 € 1,766.25 €      -37.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.37 4.90      +45.6 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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