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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Seoul 

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Consumer Prices in Seoul are 24.70% higher than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Seoul are 12.00% higher than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Seoul are 16.39% lower than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Seoul are 14.82% lower than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Seoul are 90.40% higher than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Seoul is 13.12% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(10,618.41 ₩)
6.03 €
(8,000.00 ₩)
     -24.66 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(53,092.06 ₩)
33.90 €
(45,000.00 ₩)
     -15.24 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(9,291.11 ₩)
4.52 €
(6,000.00 ₩)
     -35.42 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(4,645.56 ₩)
3.01 €
(4,000.00 ₩)
     -13.90 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(4,645.56 ₩)
4.52 €
(6,000.00 ₩)
     +29.16 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.67 €
(3,550.05 ₩)
3.68 €
(4,885.39 ₩)
     +37.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.13 €
(2,826.25 ₩)
1.41 €
(1,875.23 ₩)
     -33.65 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 €
(2,316.44 ₩)
0.71 €
(938.89 ₩)
     -59.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.04 €
(4,032.34 ₩)
7.14 €
(9,478.11 ₩)
     +135.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.23 €
(1,630.60 ₩)
2.25 €
(2,984.64 ₩)
     +83.04 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(1,080.20 ₩)
1.70 €
(2,250.95 ₩)
     +108.38 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.90 €
(2,525.79 ₩)
2.74 €
(3,638.18 ₩)
     +44.04 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.70 €
(4,906.22 ₩)
7.71 €
(10,235.94 ₩)
     +108.63 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.44 €
(4,571.99 ₩)
3.48 €
(4,617.58 ₩)
     +1.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.34 €
(7,084.38 ₩)
11.76 €
(15,603.60 ₩)
     +120.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.02 €
(1,354.85 ₩)
2.45 €
(3,250.75 ₩)
     +139.93 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 €
(866.31 ₩)
1.63 €
(2,157.81 ₩)
     +149.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 €
(1,268.33 ₩)
2.63 €
(3,484.42 ₩)
     +174.73 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.05 €
(1,395.26 ₩)
2.16 €
(2,867.36 ₩)
     +105.51 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 €
(765.57 ₩)
1.55 €
(2,061.79 ₩)
     +169.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(801.28 ₩)
1.22 €
(1,621.59 ₩)
     +102.38 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.03 €
(1,361.59 ₩)
2.12 €
(2,816.67 ₩)
     +106.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.51 €
(670.29 ₩)
1.02 €
(1,352.63 ₩)
     +101.80 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(6,636.51 ₩)
15.07 €
(20,000.00 ₩)
     +201.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(1,114.51 ₩)
1.86 €
(2,462.34 ₩)
     +120.94 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 €
(1,665.47 ₩)
2.34 €
(3,100.00 ₩)
     +86.13 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(8,494.73 ₩)
3.39 €
(4,500.00 ₩)
     -47.03 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(3,716.44 ₩)
0.94 €
(1,250.00 ₩)
     -66.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(107,511.43 ₩)
41.44 €
(55,000.00 ₩)
     -48.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(5,176.48 ₩)
2.34 €
(3,100.00 ₩)
     -40.11 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(4,272.17 ₩)
0.92 €
(1,223.10 ₩)
     -71.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(39,819.05 ₩)
7.77 €
(10,310.00 ₩)
     -74.11 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.41 €
(7,184.77 ₩)
4.48 €
(5,939.84 ₩)
     -17.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,520.00 €
(25,908,926.36 ₩)
24,109.07 €
(32,000,000.00 ₩)
     +23.51 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,673.00 €
(26,112,003.49 ₩)
21,414.73 €
(28,423,809.52 ₩)
     +8.85 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 245.34 €
(325,644.90 ₩)
148.57 €
(197,193.50 ₩)
     -39.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
(127.63 ₩)
0.10 €
(138.53 ₩)
     +8.55 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.99 €
(41,139.06 ₩)
19.24 €
(25,537.58 ₩)
     -37.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.02 €
(34,536.75 ₩)
58.62 €
(77,803.03 ₩)
     +125.28 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.83 €
(24,987.68 ₩)
15.51 €
(20,590.91 ₩)
     -17.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(13,273.02 ₩)
7.53 €
(10,000.00 ₩)
     -24.66 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 191.90 €
(254,709.17 ₩)
312.98 €
(415,416.67 ₩)
     +63.09 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,169.70 €
(10,843,659.94 ₩)
14,989.52 €
(19,895,609.52 ₩)
     +83.48 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.02 €
(102,223.59 ₩)
53.01 €
(70,361.11 ₩)
     -31.17 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.04 €
(41,201.06 ₩)
38.89 €
(51,625.00 ₩)
     +25.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.51 €
(110,840.21 ₩)
73.70 €
(97,826.09 ₩)
     -11.74 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 101.42 €
(134,617.87 ₩)
110.89 €
(147,179.49 ₩)
     +9.33 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 879.55 €
(1,167,430.93 ₩)
606.49 €
(805,000.00 ₩)
     -31.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 652.70 €
(866,328.02 ₩)
399.97 €
(530,882.35 ₩)
     -38.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,618.79 €
(2,148,626.60 ₩)
1,656.32 €
(2,198,437.50 ₩)
     +2.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,149.03 €
(1,525,112.30 ₩)
932.34 €
(1,237,500.00 ₩)
     -18.86 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 539.15 €
(715,619.28 ₩)
1,056.62 €
(1,402,447.26 ₩)
     +95.98 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 363.64 €
(482,664.86 ₩)
493.45 €
(654,950.74 ₩)
     +35.69 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,185.12 €
(2,900,310.45 ₩)
2,126.32 €
(2,822,272.13 ₩)
     -2.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.87 3.47      +85.10 %
Last update: May 2019May 2019
Contributors:565311
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR