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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Alicante 

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Consumer Prices in Alicante are 29.05% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Alicante are 37.34% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Alicante are 56.17% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Alicante are 32.32% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Alicante are 31.03% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Alicante is 16.69% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.50 € 11.00 €      -4.35 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 € 35.00 €      -46.15 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.50 €      -6.25 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 € 3.00 €      -53.85 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.62 € 3.00 €      -54.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.77 € 1.53 €      -59.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.55 € 1.65 €      -35.28 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.03 € 1.00 €      -50.80 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 € 2.61 €      -27.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.70 € 0.80 €      -52.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.84 € 0.48 €      -42.54 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.97 € 1.47 €      -25.46 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.04 € 3.46 €      +13.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.31 € 2.93 €      -31.90 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 € 4.34 €      -25.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 € 0.93 €      -1.90 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 € 0.64 €      -11.27 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 € 0.56 €      -26.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.29 € 0.64 €      -49.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 € 0.29 €      -27.44 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.38 €      -32.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.19 € 0.88 €      -59.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.43 € 0.55 €      -61.88 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 4.50 €      -62.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.22 € 0.74 €      -66.72 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 € 1.45 €      -48.33 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 € 5.00 €      -33.33 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 € 1.45 €      -48.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 € 35.00 €      -36.36 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 € 3.65 €      -47.86 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.01 € 2.30 €      +14.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 € 19.18 €      -59.23 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 € 4.94 €      -15.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 € 16,000.00 €      -33.33 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,198.53 € 18,000.00 €      -25.62 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 117.32 € 74.96 €      -36.11 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 € 0.14 €      +101.15 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.45 € 38.27 €      +70.45 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.25 € 44.09 €      +28.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.02 € 10.25 €      -57.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 € 8.00 €      -42.86 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 321.62 € 325.67 €      +1.26 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,667.78 € 7,650.00 €      +358.69 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.95 € 66.88 €      -21.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.31 € 22.88 €      -24.54 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.35 € 60.56 €      -25.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.79 € 76.00 €      -33.79 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 956.39 € 460.71 €      -51.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 747.02 € 385.91 €      -48.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,764.10 € 676.92 €      -61.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,262.82 € 550.00 €      -56.45 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 647.76 € 234.11 €      -63.86 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 368.70 € 144.93 €      -60.69 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,364.58 € 1,234.27 €      -47.80 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.46 2.07      +41.27 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:31765
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR