Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Gdansk 

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Consumer Prices in Gdansk are 43.0% lower than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Gdansk are 43.1% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Gdansk are 43.2% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Gdansk are 55.0% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Gdansk are 46.6% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Gdansk is 37.5% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 €
(66.32 zł)
6.54 €
(31.00 zł)
     -53.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 €
(378.95 zł)
31.67 €
(150.00 zł)
     -60.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(42.63 zł)
5.38 €
(25.50 zł)
     -40.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(33.16 zł)
2.53 €
(12.00 zł)
     -63.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 €
(37.90 zł)
2.11 €
(10.00 zł)
     -73.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.02 €
(19.06 zł)
2.42 €
(11.47 zł)
     -39.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 €
(11.48 zł)
1.47 €
(6.98 zł)
     -39.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.66 €
(7.88 zł)
1.31 €
(6.22 zł)
     -21.1 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.83 €
(18.13 zł)
2.70 €
(12.77 zł)
     -29.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.01 €
(9.54 zł)
0.84 €
(3.99 zł)
     -58.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.99 €
(4.69 zł)
0.45 €
(2.15 zł)
     -54.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.57 €
(12.17 zł)
2.36 €
(11.16 zł)
     -8.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.26 €
(15.44 zł)
3.20 €
(15.15 zł)
     -1.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.73 €
(22.39 zł)
2.29 €
(10.84 zł)
     -51.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.90 €
(37.41 zł)
4.10 €
(19.42 zł)
     -48.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 €
(4.80 zł)
0.37 €
(1.76 zł)
     -63.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 €
(3.48 zł)
0.49 €
(2.32 zł)
     -33.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 €
(4.42 zł)
0.54 €
(2.54 zł)
     -42.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.60 €
(7.58 zł)
0.89 €
(4.22 zł)
     -44.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 €
(2.14 zł)
0.25 €
(1.17 zł)
     -45.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.61 €
(2.90 zł)
0.30 €
(1.44 zł)
     -50.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.74 €
(8.26 zł)
0.85 €
(4.03 zł)
     -51.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.60 €
(7.58 zł)
0.48 €
(2.29 zł)
     -69.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 €
(56.84 zł)
6.33 €
(30.00 zł)
     -47.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.60 €
(12.33 zł)
0.78 €
(3.70 zł)
     -70.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 €
(12.77 zł)
1.11 €
(5.28 zł)
     -58.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.55 €
(45.24 zł)
3.91 €
(18.50 zł)
     -59.1 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 €
(14.21 zł)
1.01 €
(4.80 zł)
     -66.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 €
(307.90 zł)
23.01 €
(109.00 zł)
     -64.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.90 €
(32.68 zł)
1.69 €
(8.00 zł)
     -75.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 €
(9.15 zł)
0.99 €
(4.67 zł)
     -49.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 53.40 €
(252.95 zł)
10.56 €
(50.00 zł)
     -80.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.03 €
(38.04 zł)
5.63 €
(26.68 zł)
     -29.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,000.00 €
(151,580.09 zł)
19,844.29 €
(94,000.00 zł)
     -38.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,388.00 €
(148,681.12 zł)
20,650.24 €
(97,817.65 zł)
     -34.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 103.33 €
(489.45 zł)
206.84 €
(979.78 zł)
     +100.2 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.31 zł)
0.06 €
(0.28 zł)
     -9.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.07 €
(85.59 zł)
12.14 €
(57.50 zł)
     -32.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.93 €
(160.72 zł)
26.56 €
(125.79 zł)
     -21.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.50 €
(130.26 zł)
14.59 €
(69.09 zł)
     -47.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 €
(71.05 zł)
5.07 €
(24.00 zł)
     -66.2 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 433.12 €
(2,051.66 zł)
262.48 €
(1,243.33 zł)
     -39.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,960.00 €
(23,494.91 zł)
4,583.72 €
(21,712.50 zł)
     -7.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.65 €
(391.51 zł)
62.13 €
(294.32 zł)
     -24.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.86 €
(165.14 zł)
25.57 €
(121.14 zł)
     -26.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.44 €
(352.60 zł)
60.25 €
(285.38 zł)
     -19.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 108.24 €
(512.71 zł)
72.79 €
(344.78 zł)
     -32.8 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 988.53 €
(4,682.54 zł)
617.65 €
(2,925.72 zł)
     -37.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 790.97 €
(3,746.73 zł)
507.57 €
(2,404.29 zł)
     -35.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,887.31 €
(8,939.95 zł)
995.93 €
(4,717.59 zł)
     -47.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,343.08 €
(6,361.99 zł)
733.57 €
(3,474.83 zł)
     -45.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 673.88 €
(3,192.08 zł)
353.60 €
(1,674.97 zł)
     -47.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 387.82 €
(1,837.08 zł)
217.92 €
(1,032.25 zł)
     -43.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Gdansk Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,988.06 €
(14,154.07 zł)
1,062.82 €
(5,034.44 zł)
     -64.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.24 6.56      +428.0 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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