Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Luxembourg 

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Consumer Prices in Luxembourg are 6.8% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Luxembourg are 11.3% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Luxembourg are 62.0% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Luxembourg are 1.0% higher than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Luxembourg are 2.2% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Luxembourg is 44.4% higher than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 19.59 €      +30.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 € 80.00 €      -11.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 10.75 €      +7.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 € 5.00 €      -37.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 € 5.00 €      -37.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.49 € 3.55 €      -20.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.65 € 3.06 €      +15.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.83 € 3.03 €      +65.8 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.32 € 5.12 €      +18.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.53 € 2.57 €      +1.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.13 € 1.03 €      -8.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.81 € 3.60 €      +27.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.56 € 7.19 €      +101.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.12 € 5.33 €      +4.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.32 € 8.37 €      -10.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 € 1.11 €      +8.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 € 0.71 €      -8.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 € 1.08 €      +11.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.73 € 1.86 €      +8.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.73 €      +30.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.81 € 0.84 €      +3.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.88 € 1.61 €      -14.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.68 € 0.62 €      -63.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 € 8.00 €      -42.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.65 € 1.36 €      -48.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.14 € 1.87 €      -40.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.20 € 5.50 €      -46.1 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.10 € 0.00 €      -100.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 € 0.00 €      -100.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.90 € 4.00 €      -42.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 € 4.83 €      +150.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 56.40 € 32.75 €      -41.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.29 € 5.71 €      -21.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,245.00 € 25,370.00 €      -21.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,495.50 € 26,565.80 €      -23.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 108.69 € 199.09 €      +83.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.04 € 18.23 €      -24.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.82 € 47.89 €      +154.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.82 € 34.36 €      -17.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.47 € 19.43 €      -26.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 € 12.00 €      -29.4 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 317.46 € 1,084.82 €      +241.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,742.80 € 16,580.50 €      +89.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.75 € 60.07 €      -21.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.03 € 32.09 €      +10.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.14 € 86.87 €      +22.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.75 € 100.67 €      +8.5 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 989.81 € 1,706.25 €      +72.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 804.79 € 1,335.58 €      +66.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,766.25 € 2,642.73 €      +49.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,293.57 € 2,182.71 €      +68.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 686.10 € 1,004.50 €      +46.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 399.60 € 701.21 €      +75.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Luxembourg Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,833.38 € 4,553.27 €      +60.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.41 2.49      -27.0 %
Last update: March 2024February 2024
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