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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Istanbul 

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Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 42.32% lower than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 50.40% lower than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 68.39% lower than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 48.34% lower than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 37.30% lower than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 57.78% lower than in Berlin
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  BerlinIstanbulDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(50.90 TL)
4.71 €
(30.00 TL)
     -41.07 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(254.52 TL)
15.72 €
(100.00 TL)
     -60.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.30 €
(46.45 TL)
3.46 €
(22.00 TL)
     -52.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(22.27 TL)
2.36 €
(15.00 TL)
     -32.65 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(22.27 TL)
3.14 €
(20.00 TL)
     -10.20 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.68 €
(17.08 TL)
1.77 €
(11.25 TL)
     -34.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 €
(13.35 TL)
0.67 €
(4.28 TL)
     -67.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 €
(10.69 TL)
0.26 €
(1.62 TL)
     -84.82 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.96 €
(18.82 TL)
2.59 €
(16.50 TL)
     -12.35 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.17 €
(7.45 TL)
0.31 €
(2.00 TL)
     -73.09 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.81 €
(5.18 TL)
0.60 €
(3.82 TL)
     -26.29 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.95 €
(12.42 TL)
1.67 €
(10.62 TL)
     -14.55 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.76 €
(23.90 TL)
2.26 €
(14.36 TL)
     -39.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.42 €
(21.76 TL)
1.55 €
(9.86 TL)
     -54.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.24 €
(33.37 TL)
4.35 €
(27.66 TL)
     -17.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 €
(6.44 TL)
0.38 €
(2.43 TL)
     -62.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.65 €
(4.12 TL)
0.80 €
(5.08 TL)
     +23.17 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 €
(6.18 TL)
0.36 €
(2.27 TL)
     -63.28 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 €
(6.73 TL)
0.48 €
(3.05 TL)
     -54.70 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.59 €
(3.73 TL)
0.36 €
(2.26 TL)
     -39.27 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(3.82 TL)
0.36 €
(2.32 TL)
     -39.34 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 €
(6.39 TL)
0.65 €
(4.11 TL)
     -35.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.51 €
(3.25 TL)
0.32 €
(2.03 TL)
     -37.46 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(31.82 TL)
7.07 €
(45.00 TL)
     +41.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(5.39 TL)
1.68 €
(10.71 TL)
     +98.76 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 €
(7.97 TL)
2.26 €
(14.38 TL)
     +80.43 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(40.72 TL)
2.20 €
(14.00 TL)
     -65.62 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(17.82 TL)
0.43 €
(2.75 TL)
     -84.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(515.41 TL)
32.22 €
(205.00 TL)
     -60.23 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(24.82 TL)
0.63 €
(4.00 TL)
     -83.88 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(20.48 TL)
0.63 €
(4.02 TL)
     -80.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(190.89 TL)
3.63 €
(23.10 TL)
     -87.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.45 €
(34.68 TL)
3.95 €
(25.13 TL)
     -27.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,520.00 €
(124,207.75 TL)
23,573.41 €
(150,000.00 TL)
     +20.77 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,338.18 €
(129,413.92 TL)
18,792.73 €
(119,580.03 TL)
     -7.60 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 246.93 €
(1,571.22 TL)
64.79 €
(412.28 TL)
     -73.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 €
(0.61 TL)
0.11 €
(0.70 TL)
     +15.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.98 €
(197.13 TL)
13.97 €
(88.87 TL)
     -54.92 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.62 €
(169.38 TL)
24.81 €
(157.87 TL)
     -6.79 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.83 €
(119.79 TL)
16.07 €
(102.27 TL)
     -14.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.40 €
(66.18 TL)
3.93 €
(25.00 TL)
     -62.22 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 192.67 €
(1,225.96 TL)
262.81 €
(1,672.27 TL)
     +36.40 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,790.42 €
(49,571.21 TL)
6,520.26 €
(41,489.06 TL)
     -16.30 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.76 €
(501.14 TL)
34.41 €
(218.94 TL)
     -56.31 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.42 €
(193.56 TL)
24.22 €
(154.09 TL)
     -20.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.44 €
(518.24 TL)
59.30 €
(377.36 TL)
     -27.18 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 103.89 €
(661.07 TL)
50.69 €
(322.56 TL)
     -51.21 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 864.38 €
(5,500.12 TL)
292.82 €
(1,863.24 TL)
     -66.12 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 637.29 €
(4,055.12 TL)
174.08 €
(1,107.67 TL)
     -72.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,671.50 €
(10,635.92 TL)
574.05 €
(3,652.72 TL)
     -65.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,153.69 €
(7,341.06 TL)
320.87 €
(2,041.70 TL)
     -72.19 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 547.64 €
(3,484.72 TL)
121.83 €
(775.19 TL)
     -77.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 360.10 €
(2,291.38 TL)
62.41 €
(397.15 TL)
     -82.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,120.52 €
(13,493.06 TL)
444.08 €
(2,825.74 TL)
     -79.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.89 23.07      +1,122.73 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
Contributors:594821
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR