Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Malaga 

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Consumer Prices in Malaga are 29.53% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Malaga are 31.22% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Malaga are 35.00% lower than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Malaga are 37.95% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Malaga are 34.31% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Malaga is 23.67% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 € 10.00 €      -23.08 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 71.00 € 40.00 €      -43.66 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.45 €      -6.87 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 € 2.25 €      -62.50 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 € 2.60 €      -62.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.01 € 1.52 €      -62.20 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.75 € 1.60 €      -41.72 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.81 € 1.06 €      -41.28 %
Markets Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.62 € 2.57 €      -28.88 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.02 € 0.79 €      -60.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.04 € 0.41 €      -60.29 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.30 € 1.66 €      -28.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.86 € 3.60 €      +26.04 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.65 € 2.70 €      -41.84 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.65 € 4.73 €      -28.83 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.05 € 0.78 €      -25.87 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 € 0.71 €      -2.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.61 €      -35.03 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.25 € 0.68 €      -45.95 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.47 €      +5.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.45 €      -25.46 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.66 € 0.93 €      -43.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.46 € 0.48 €      -66.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 € 4.50 €      -62.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.78 € 0.73 €      -73.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.08 € 1.31 €      -57.42 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 € 5.00 €      -37.50 %
Transportation Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 € 1.30 €      -53.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.70 € 39.95 €      -33.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 € 3.18 €      -47.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 € 1.50 €      -7.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 € 19.20 €      -59.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.78 € 5.08 €      -12.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 € 19,500.00 €      -18.75 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,250.18 € 22,142.86 €      -12.31 %
Utilities (Monthly) Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 90.85 € 122.23 €      +34.55 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 € 0.16 €      +139.85 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 21.44 € 37.85 €      +76.58 %
Sports And Leisure Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.86 € 34.05 €      -12.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.04 € 13.50 €      -48.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 € 8.00 €      -46.67 %
Childcare Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 338.64 € 391.67 €      +15.66 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,542.86 € 8,600.00 €      +31.44 %
Clothing And Shoes Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.97 € 65.67 €      -21.80 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.25 € 27.92 €      -22.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.14 € 64.62 €      -24.98 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124.03 € 80.40 €      -35.18 %
Rent Per Month Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 987.36 € 710.87 €      -28.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 772.16 € 519.44 €      -32.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,926.83 € 1,202.50 €      -37.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,338.75 € 833.33 €      -37.75 %
Buy Apartment Price Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 736.86 € 303.92 €      -58.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 423.63 € 192.00 €      -54.68 %
Salaries And Financing Helsinki[ Edit ] Malaga[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,550.83 € 1,339.20 €      -47.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.18 2.73      +131.73 %
Last update: October 2020October 2020
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