Cost of Living Comparison Between Bremen and Helsinki 

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Consumer Prices in Helsinki are 8.5% higher than in Bremen (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Helsinki are 13.4% higher than in Bremen
Rent Prices in Helsinki are 29.9% higher than in Bremen
Restaurant Prices in Helsinki are 37.5% higher than in Bremen
Groceries Prices in Helsinki are 8.1% higher than in Bremen
Local Purchasing Power in Helsinki is 17.4% lower than in Bremen
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Restaurants
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 € 15.00 €      +25.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 59.50 € 90.00 €      +51.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 10.00 €      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 € 8.00 €      +77.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.80 € 8.00 €      +185.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.36 € 4.49 €      +33.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 € 2.70 €      +17.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.21 € 1.83 €      -17.2 %
Markets
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.17 € 4.27 €      +2.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.82 € 2.60 €      +42.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.25 € 1.16 €      -7.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.37 € 2.89 €      -14.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.89 € 3.55 €      -39.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.57 € 5.15 €      -21.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.51 € 9.49 €      +26.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.17 € 1.03 €      -11.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 € 0.79 €      +31.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 € 1.01 €      +6.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.37 € 1.80 €      +30.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.56 €      -17.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.80 €      +17.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.88 € 1.92 €      +2.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.99 € 1.77 €      +78.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 14.45 €      +189.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.85 € 2.65 €      +211.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.44 € 3.12 €      +116.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.20 € 10.30 €      +25.6 %
Transportation
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.85 € 3.10 €      +8.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.50 € 67.00 €      +22.9 %
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 € 32,000.00 €      +17.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 34,060.53 €      +36.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 295.72 € 106.27 €      -64.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 17.75 € 24.21 €      +36.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.95 € 19.19 €      -60.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.11 € 41.52 €      +42.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.50 € 26.18 €      +16.3 %
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 € 306.42 €      -29.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,000.00 € 8,742.80 €      -2.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.33 € 79.63 €      -19.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.33 € 29.41 €      -14.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 95.75 € 71.66 €      -25.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.00 € 92.75 €      -20.7 %
Rent Per Month
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 837.25 € 1,000.09 €      +19.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 633.33 € 802.97 €      +26.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,266.67 € 1,767.50 €      +39.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,000.00 € 1,284.80 €      +28.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 435.31 € 686.10 €      +57.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 382.76 € 399.60 €      +4.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Bremen Edit Helsinki Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,007.82 € 2,817.46 €      -6.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 3.58      -9.9 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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