Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Brighton 

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Consumer Prices in Brighton are 1.47% higher than in Helsinki (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Brighton are 7.41% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Brighton are 20.91% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Brighton are 1.49% higher than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Brighton are 8.22% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Brighton is 10.29% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.50 €
(10.73 £)
17.48 €
(15.00 £)
     +39.85 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 €
(68.65 £)
69.98 €
(60.05 £)
     -12.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(6.86 £)
6.99 €
(6.00 £)
     -12.59 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(5.15 £)
5.24 €
(4.50 £)
     -12.59 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 €
(6.01 £)
4.66 €
(4.00 £)
     -33.41 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.92 €
(3.37 £)
3.41 €
(2.92 £)
     -13.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.61 €
(2.24 £)
2.03 €
(1.74 £)
     -22.42 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.77 €
(1.52 £)
1.43 €
(1.22 £)
     -19.21 %
Markets
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.76 €
(3.22 £)
4.48 €
(3.85 £)
     +19.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.99 €
(1.71 £)
0.96 €
(0.82 £)
     -51.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.99 €
(0.85 £)
0.99 €
(0.85 £)
     -0.01 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.26 €
(1.94 £)
2.95 €
(2.53 £)
     +30.42 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.47 €
(2.98 £)
3.70 €
(3.18 £)
     +6.67 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.99 €
(4.28 £)
4.29 €
(3.68 £)
     -13.99 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.69 €
(5.74 £)
5.59 €
(4.79 £)
     -16.55 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.10 €
(0.95 £)
1.18 €
(1.01 £)
     +6.69 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 €
(0.64 £)
0.59 €
(0.51 £)
     -20.51 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.01 €
(0.87 £)
0.71 €
(0.61 £)
     -29.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.40 €
(1.20 £)
0.94 €
(0.81 £)
     -32.93 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.48 €
(0.41 £)
0.50 €
(0.43 £)
     +3.29 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 €
(0.54 £)
0.46 €
(0.39 £)
     -27.55 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 €
(1.40 £)
0.77 €
(0.66 £)
     -52.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.55 €
(1.33 £)
1.01 €
(0.87 £)
     -34.59 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 €
(10.30 £)
8.16 €
(7.00 £)
     -32.02 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.43 €
(2.08 £)
1.98 €
(1.70 £)
     -18.57 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.95 €
(2.53 £)
1.64 €
(1.41 £)
     -44.45 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 €
(7.72 £)
13.98 €
(12.00 £)
     +55.39 %
Transportation
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(2.40 £)
3.03 €
(2.60 £)
     +8.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.95 €
(51.44 £)
93.23 €
(80.00 £)
     +55.52 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.90 €
(5.06 £)
3.26 €
(2.80 £)
     -44.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 €
(1.38 £)
2.57 €
(2.20 £)
     +59.66 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 €
(38.61 £)
23.07 €
(19.80 £)
     -48.72 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.88 €
(5.05 £)
5.71 €
(4.90 £)
     -2.87 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(21,451.84 £)
25,056.12 €
(21,500.00 £)
     +0.22 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,787.11 €
(22,127.24 £)
29,775.99 €
(25,550.00 £)
     +15.47 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 95.66 €
(82.09 £)
237.47 €
(203.77 £)
     +148.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.06 £)
0.15 €
(0.12 £)
     +109.34 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 21.76 €
(18.67 £)
34.67 €
(29.75 £)
     +59.35 %
Sports And Leisure
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.40 €
(35.52 £)
37.97 €
(32.58 £)
     -8.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 26.42 €
(22.67 £)
12.75 €
(10.94 £)
     -51.72 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 €
(12.87 £)
12.76 €
(10.95 £)
     -14.93 %
Childcare
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 330.44 €
(283.54 £)
1,092.56 €
(937.50 £)
     +230.64 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,200.00 €
(4,461.98 £)
16,432.15 €
(14,100.00 £)
     +216.00 %
Clothing And Shoes
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.24 €
(73.14 £)
75.39 €
(64.69 £)
     -11.56 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.74 €
(31.52 £)
30.93 €
(26.54 £)
     -15.82 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.23 €
(72.28 £)
82.36 €
(70.67 £)
     -2.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.39 €
(104.16 £)
83.82 €
(71.92 £)
     -30.95 %
Rent Per Month
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,007.81 €
(864.78 £)
1,168.99 €
(1,003.08 £)
     +15.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 793.12 €
(680.56 £)
1,015.13 €
(871.05 £)
     +27.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,956.67 €
(1,678.96 £)
2,260.05 €
(1,939.29 £)
     +15.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,363.33 €
(1,169.84 £)
1,744.96 €
(1,497.31 £)
     +27.99 %
Buy Apartment Price
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 797.85 €
(684.62 £)
648.33 €
(556.31 £)
     -18.74 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 441.66 €
(378.97 £)
469.16 €
(402.58 £)
     +6.23 %
Salaries And Financing
Helsinki Edit Brighton Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,481.58 €
(2,129.38 £)
2,391.06 €
(2,051.71 £)
     -3.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.15 2.45      +113.42 %
Last update: September 2021September 2021
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