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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Istanbul 

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Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 47.11% lower than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 54.43% lower than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 71.04% lower than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 55.63% lower than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 42.75% lower than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 60.33% lower than in Berlin
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.00 €
(58.99 TL)
3.81 €
(25.00 TL)
     -57.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(262.18 TL)
15.26 €
(100.00 TL)
     -61.86 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(45.88 TL)
3.05 €
(20.00 TL)
     -56.41 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(22.94 TL)
2.29 €
(15.00 TL)
     -34.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(22.94 TL)
3.05 €
(20.00 TL)
     -12.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.71 €
(17.76 TL)
1.62 €
(10.62 TL)
     -40.18 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 €
(14.11 TL)
0.61 €
(3.97 TL)
     -71.84 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 €
(11.43 TL)
0.22 €
(1.46 TL)
     -87.22 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.09 €
(20.28 TL)
2.49 €
(16.35 TL)
     -19.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.27 €
(8.30 TL)
0.32 €
(2.08 TL)
     -74.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(5.33 TL)
0.59 €
(3.89 TL)
     -27.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.92 €
(12.61 TL)
1.61 €
(10.58 TL)
     -16.11 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.74 €
(24.49 TL)
2.01 €
(13.20 TL)
     -46.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.50 €
(22.94 TL)
1.41 €
(9.27 TL)
     -59.60 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.34 €
(34.98 TL)
4.21 €
(27.60 TL)
     -21.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.03 €
(6.73 TL)
0.36 €
(2.36 TL)
     -64.90 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.67 €
(4.39 TL)
0.72 €
(4.74 TL)
     +8.02 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 €
(6.30 TL)
0.33 €
(2.19 TL)
     -65.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 €
(7.05 TL)
0.45 €
(2.97 TL)
     -57.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 €
(3.81 TL)
0.31 €
(2.03 TL)
     -46.80 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.62 €
(4.09 TL)
0.34 €
(2.21 TL)
     -45.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.05 €
(6.92 TL)
0.56 €
(3.70 TL)
     -46.51 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.54 €
(3.52 TL)
0.30 €
(2.00 TL)
     -43.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(32.77 TL)
6.10 €
(40.00 TL)
     +22.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(5.49 TL)
1.50 €
(9.82 TL)
     +78.94 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.26 €
(8.29 TL)
2.00 €
(13.09 TL)
     +57.91 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(41.95 TL)
1.98 €
(13.00 TL)
     -69.01 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(18.35 TL)
0.42 €
(2.75 TL)
     -85.02 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(530.92 TL)
31.28 €
(205.00 TL)
     -61.39 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(25.56 TL)
0.61 €
(4.00 TL)
     -84.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(21.10 TL)
0.61 €
(4.02 TL)
     -80.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(196.64 TL)
3.52 €
(23.10 TL)
     -88.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.40 €
(35.37 TL)
3.73 €
(24.44 TL)
     -30.91 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,410.00 €
(127,224.14 TL)
22,884.81 €
(150,000.00 TL)
     +17.90 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,673.00 €
(128,947.99 TL)
17,957.81 €
(117,705.69 TL)
     -8.72 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.51 €
(1,602.63 TL)
61.79 €
(405.02 TL)
     -74.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.62 TL)
0.11 €
(0.72 TL)
     +17.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.48 €
(206.32 TL)
13.25 €
(86.86 TL)
     -57.90 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.27 €
(165.64 TL)
23.02 €
(150.87 TL)
     -8.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.12 €
(125.31 TL)
13.21 €
(86.58 TL)
     -30.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.80 €
(70.79 TL)
3.66 €
(24.00 TL)
     -66.10 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 194.11 €
(1,272.28 TL)
254.47 €
(1,667.97 TL)
     +31.10 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,169.70 €
(53,548.86 TL)
6,092.01 €
(39,930.46 TL)
     -25.43 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.21 €
(506.05 TL)
30.71 €
(201.31 TL)
     -60.22 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.88 €
(202.38 TL)
23.20 €
(152.09 TL)
     -24.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.70 €
(561.71 TL)
54.89 €
(359.79 TL)
     -35.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.53 €
(685.17 TL)
47.64 €
(312.26 TL)
     -54.43 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 872.38 €
(5,718.10 TL)
271.41 €
(1,779.00 TL)
     -68.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 649.13 €
(4,254.76 TL)
162.55 €
(1,065.46 TL)
     -74.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,618.79 €
(10,610.49 TL)
514.06 €
(3,369.41 TL)
     -68.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,153.33 €
(7,559.60 TL)
296.31 €
(1,942.19 TL)
     -74.31 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 524.28 €
(3,436.42 TL)
118.79 €
(778.62 TL)
     -77.34 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 362.04 €
(2,373.02 TL)
58.81 €
(385.49 TL)
     -83.76 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,210.41 €
(14,488.26 TL)
399.61 €
(2,619.27 TL)
     -81.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.87 22.71      +1,111.83 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
Contributors:565878
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR