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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Alicante 

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Consumer Prices in Alicante are 30.11% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Alicante are 37.18% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Alicante are 53.28% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Alicante are 42.43% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Alicante are 32.90% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Alicante is 14.81% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 10.00 €      -16.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 € 27.50 €      -57.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00 €      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 € 2.25 €      -65.38 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 € 2.00 €      -71.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.80 € 1.40 €      -63.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 € 1.50 €      -44.36 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.02 € 1.01 €      -50.01 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.64 € 2.65 €      -27.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.96 € 0.78 €      -60.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.43 €      -50.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.96 € 1.62 €      -17.32 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.11 € 3.86 €      +24.09 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.38 € 2.72 €      -37.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.86 € 4.87 €      -16.92 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.68 €      -27.06 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 € 0.61 €      -15.49 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 € 0.45 €      -44.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 € 0.61 €      -55.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 € 0.39 €      -6.88 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.57 € 0.42 €      -25.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.25 € 0.92 €      -59.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.54 € 0.47 €      -69.55 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 4.50 €      -62.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.29 € 0.61 €      -73.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.91 € 1.20 €      -58.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.70 € 5.00 €      -35.06 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 € 1.45 €      -48.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.70 € 39.24 €      -34.27 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 € 2.75 €      -54.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 € 2.12 €      +31.50 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 € 13.00 €      -72.36 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.85 € 4.87 €      -16.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 € 17,000.00 €      -29.17 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,223.33 € 19,000.00 €      -21.56 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 101.31 € 113.57 €      +12.11 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 € 0.17 €      +149.32 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 21.85 € 34.00 €      +55.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.26 € 43.33 €      +26.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.04 € 10.25 €      -57.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 € 8.00 €      -42.86 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 310.35 € 300.00 €      -3.33 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,641.00 € 6,500.00 €      +296.10 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 88.00 € 63.57 €      -27.76 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.08 € 21.67 €      -30.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.82 € 57.22 €      -30.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.92 € 77.50 €      -34.28 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 961.49 € 482.14 €      -49.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 755.83 € 418.18 €      -44.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,765.56 € 708.33 €      -59.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,272.20 € 603.33 €      -52.58 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 676.04 € 239.22 €      -64.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 378.70 € 160.26 €      -57.68 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,379.08 € 1,273.08 €      -46.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.42 2.33      +64.16 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:33864
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR