Cost of Living Comparison Between Bremen and Helsinki 

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Cost of Living in Helsinki is 6.3% higher than in Bremen (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Helsinki is 10.7% higher than in Bremen
Rent Prices in Helsinki are 25.1% higher than in Bremen
Restaurant Prices in Helsinki are 33.6% higher than in Bremen
Groceries Prices in Helsinki are 8.2% higher than in Bremen
Local Purchasing Power in Helsinki is 18.3% lower than in Bremen
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Restaurants
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.50 € 15.00 €      +20.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 90.00 €      +50.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 10.00 €      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.85 € 8.00 €      +64.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.90 € 8.00 €      +175.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.46 € 4.46 €      +28.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.57 € 2.64 €      +2.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 € 1.81 €      -23.7 %
Markets
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.17 € 4.43 €      +6.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.82 € 2.55 €      +39.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.25 € 1.17 €      -6.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.37 € 2.88 €      -14.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.89 € 3.55 €      -39.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.57 € 5.22 €      -20.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.51 € 9.64 €      +28.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.17 € 1.02 €      -12.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.80 €      +33.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 € 0.96 €      +1.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 € 1.77 €      +28.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.54 €      -20.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.82 €      +19.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.88 € 1.94 €      +3.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.99 € 1.79 €      +80.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 14.00 €      +180.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.85 € 2.62 €      +208.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.44 € 3.13 €      +117.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 € 10.30 €      +25.6 %
Transportation
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.85 € 3.00 €      +5.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.50 € 66.60 €      +22.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 6.60 €      +65.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.58 € 1.93 €      -46.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.10 € 56.40 €      +93.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.60 € 7.23 €      +9.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,180.00 € 32,245.00 €      +18.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 33,916.11 €      +35.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 295.72 € 110.73 €      -62.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 31.54 € 24.31 €      -22.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.95 € 19.37 €      -59.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.11 € 41.69 €      +43.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.50 € 25.29 €      +12.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 17.00 €      +41.7 %
Childcare
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 436.67 € 308.71 €      -29.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,000.00 € 8,365.60 €      -7.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.33 € 86.48 €      -12.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.33 € 30.41 €      -11.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 95.75 € 73.04 €      -23.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.00 € 95.17 €      -18.7 %
Rent Per Month
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,049.75 € 1,013.59 €      -3.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 566.67 € 810.88 €      +43.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,266.67 € 1,794.63 €      +41.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,066.67 € 1,323.85 €      +24.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 449.03 € 704.79 €      +57.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 408.77 € 407.19 €      -0.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,018.25 € 2,728.81 €      -9.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 3.86      -2.9 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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