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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Barcelona 

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Consumer Prices in Barcelona are 18.83% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Barcelona are 15.14% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Barcelona are 6.76% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Barcelona are 27.44% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Barcelona are 25.16% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Barcelona is 27.50% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 12.00 €      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 € 40.00 €      -38.46 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00 €      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.75 € 3.00 €      -55.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.75 € 3.00 €      -55.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.81 € 1.83 €      -52.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 € 1.79 €      -30.58 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 € 1.30 €      -37.35 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 € 3.15 €      -11.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.70 € 0.85 €      -49.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.84 € 0.42 €      -50.15 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.97 € 1.54 €      -21.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.04 € 4.84 €      +59.54 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.31 € 2.89 €      -32.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 € 4.50 €      -23.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 € 0.75 €      -20.77 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 € 0.70 €      -2.35 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 € 0.66 €      -13.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.29 € 0.70 €      -46.02 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 € 0.46 €      +12.90 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.56 €      -0.68 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.19 € 0.93 €      -57.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.43 € 0.65 €      -54.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 5.00 €      -58.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.22 € 0.72 €      -67.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 € 1.36 €      -51.69 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 € 5.00 €      -33.33 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 € 2.15 €      -23.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 € 50.00 €      -9.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 € 2.50 €      -64.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.01 € 1.82 €      -9.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 € 22.10 €      -53.02 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 € 5.04 €      -14.12 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 € 21,835.00 €      -9.02 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,198.53 € 20,430.43 €      -15.57 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 115.10 € 144.80 €      +25.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 € 0.14 €      +95.40 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.36 € 42.82 €      +91.53 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.36 € 41.67 €      +21.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.44 € 18.65 €      -23.68 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 € 8.50 €      -39.29 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 321.62 € 433.00 €      +34.63 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,667.78 € 8,009.78 €      +380.27 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.95 € 76.23 €      -10.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.31 € 27.56 €      -9.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.35 € 79.34 €      -2.47 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.79 € 96.36 €      -16.06 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 952.04 € 979.40 €      +2.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 746.07 € 736.29 €      -1.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,780.00 € 1,576.98 €      -11.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,268.75 € 1,133.33 €      -10.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 647.85 € 423.60 €      -34.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 368.70 € 288.17 €      -21.84 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,364.58 € 1,454.84 €      -38.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.46 2.41      +64.57 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
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Currency: EUR