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Cost of Living Comparison Between Berlin and Istanbul 

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Consumer Prices in Istanbul are 43.74% lower than in Berlin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Istanbul are 51.21% lower than in Berlin
Rent Prices in Istanbul are 68.39% lower than in Berlin
Restaurant Prices in Istanbul are 51.38% lower than in Berlin
Groceries Prices in Istanbul are 41.21% lower than in Berlin
Local Purchasing Power in Istanbul is 58.66% lower than in Berlin
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  BerlinIstanbulDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 €
(48.32 TL)
4.14 €
(25.00 TL)
     -48.26 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 42.00 €
(253.66 TL)
16.56 €
(100.00 TL)
     -60.58 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 €
(42.28 TL)
3.31 €
(20.00 TL)
     -52.69 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 €
(21.14 TL)
2.48 €
(15.00 TL)
     -29.04 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 €
(21.14 TL)
3.15 €
(19.00 TL)
     -10.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.76 €
(16.67 TL)
1.69 €
(10.20 TL)
     -38.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 €
(12.56 TL)
0.62 €
(3.71 TL)
     -70.43 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.71 €
(10.33 TL)
0.22 €
(1.30 TL)
     -87.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.18 €
(19.22 TL)
2.61 €
(15.78 TL)
     -17.87 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.24 €
(7.52 TL)
0.35 €
(2.11 TL)
     -71.86 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.78 €
(4.71 TL)
0.64 €
(3.85 TL)
     -18.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.96 €
(11.85 TL)
1.69 €
(10.18 TL)
     -14.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.87 €
(23.40 TL)
2.15 €
(12.96 TL)
     -44.62 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.47 €
(20.94 TL)
1.47 €
(8.86 TL)
     -57.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.73 €
(34.58 TL)
4.53 €
(27.36 TL)
     -20.87 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.06 €
(6.40 TL)
0.38 €
(2.32 TL)
     -63.71 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 €
(4.23 TL)
0.74 €
(4.49 TL)
     +6.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 €
(6.36 TL)
0.34 €
(2.07 TL)
     -67.47 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 €
(6.83 TL)
0.46 €
(2.75 TL)
     -59.68 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 €
(3.50 TL)
0.32 €
(1.95 TL)
     -44.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(3.61 TL)
0.35 €
(2.09 TL)
     -42.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.99 €
(5.97 TL)
0.56 €
(3.37 TL)
     -43.48 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.59 €
(3.54 TL)
0.32 €
(1.95 TL)
     -44.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(30.20 TL)
6.62 €
(40.00 TL)
     +32.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.85 €
(5.14 TL)
1.53 €
(9.23 TL)
     +79.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.21 €
(7.32 TL)
2.07 €
(12.50 TL)
     +70.71 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.40 €
(38.65 TL)
2.15 €
(13.00 TL)
     -66.37 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(16.91 TL)
0.43 €
(2.60 TL)
     -84.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 €
(489.20 TL)
33.94 €
(205.00 TL)
     -58.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.90 €
(23.55 TL)
0.66 €
(4.00 TL)
     -83.02 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(19.44 TL)
0.67 €
(4.02 TL)
     -79.30 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(181.18 TL)
3.82 €
(23.10 TL)
     -87.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.38 €
(32.48 TL)
4.01 €
(24.20 TL)
     -25.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
(114,750.23 TL)
26,161.17 €
(158,000.00 TL)
     +37.69 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,883.33 €
(114,045.62 TL)
19,743.33 €
(119,239.58 TL)
     +4.55 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 244.10 €
(1,474.26 TL)
62.49 €
(377.38 TL)
     -74.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 €
(0.56 TL)
0.12 €
(0.71 TL)
     +28.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.60 €
(190.84 TL)
14.00 €
(84.56 TL)
     -55.69 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.57 €
(154.40 TL)
25.33 €
(152.99 TL)
     -0.91 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.67 €
(106.70 TL)
13.07 €
(78.95 TL)
     -26.01 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(66.43 TL)
4.10 €
(24.75 TL)
     -62.75 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 194.59 €
(1,175.21 TL)
260.89 €
(1,575.62 TL)
     +34.07 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,413.78 €
(62,893.86 TL)
6,347.12 €
(38,333.33 TL)
     -39.05 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 76.69 €
(463.17 TL)
33.93 €
(204.94 TL)
     -55.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.10 €
(187.83 TL)
23.51 €
(141.97 TL)
     -24.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.19 €
(520.53 TL)
57.74 €
(348.69 TL)
     -33.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.70 €
(644.41 TL)
48.53 €
(293.09 TL)
     -54.52 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 859.67 €
(5,191.99 TL)
298.29 €
(1,801.51 TL)
     -65.30 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 659.59 €
(3,983.60 TL)
178.66 €
(1,079.00 TL)
     -72.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,609.56 €
(9,720.91 TL)
553.36 €
(3,342.00 TL)
     -65.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,125.59 €
(6,797.97 TL)
315.81 €
(1,907.31 TL)
     -71.94 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 498.38 €
(3,009.93 TL)
125.41 €
(757.42 TL)
     -74.84 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 340.74 €
(2,057.88 TL)
61.56 €
(371.76 TL)
     -81.93 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,131.83 €
(12,875.16 TL)
430.05 €
(2,597.27 TL)
     -79.83 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.93 21.13      +996.26 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:540920
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR