Cost of Living Comparison Between Lisbon and Berlin 

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Cost of Living in Berlin is 29.7% higher than in Lisbon (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Berlin is 17.2% higher than in Lisbon
Rent Prices in Berlin are 2.8% lower than in Lisbon
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 24.8% higher than in Lisbon
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 29.9% higher than in Lisbon
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 122.9% higher than in Lisbon
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Restaurants
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.25 € 14.00 €      +5.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 € 70.00 €      +40.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.90 € 10.00 €      +12.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 € 4.50 €      +50.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 4.00 €      0.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.29 € 3.72 €      +62.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.78 € 2.72 €      +52.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.24 € 2.51 €      +102.7 %
Markets
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.63 € 4.26 €      +17.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.30 € 1.84 €      +41.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.64 € 1.27 €      +97.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.84 € 3.23 €      +13.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.65 € 5.81 €      +24.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.16 € 5.89 €      +86.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.69 € 7.00 €      +22.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 € 1.21 €      +22.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 € 0.71 €      +11.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.80 € 0.98 €      +21.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.02 € 1.52 €      +49.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.83 € 0.75 €      -9.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.78 €      -8.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.53 € 1.56 €      +1.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.79 € 0.87 €      +9.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 5.99 €      +19.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.30 € 0.99 €      -23.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 € 1.65 €      -38.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.55 € 8.20 €      +47.7 %
Transportation
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 € 3.50 €      +75.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 € 49.00 €      +22.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 € 5.00 €      +38.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.13 € 3.70 €      +228.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 16.10 € 35.00 €      +117.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.93 € 6.83 €      -1.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 € 29,780.00 €      -0.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,234.29 € 30,197.67 €      -9.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.21 € 329.65 €      +149.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 22.88 € 19.90 €      -13.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.33 € 39.39 €      +2.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.52 € 33.98 €      -16.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.76 € 22.11 €      +73.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 € 12.50 €      +56.2 %
Childcare
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 532.46 € 221.67 €      -58.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,758.21 € 8,661.11 €      -37.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 80.20 € 84.30 €      +5.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.92 € 37.23 €      +6.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.97 € 88.00 €      +8.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.21 € 130.96 €      +34.7 %
Rent Per Month
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,328.81 € 1,259.42 €      -5.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 916.77 € 912.22 €      -0.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,544.44 € 2,322.21 €      -8.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,630.77 € 1,750.24 €      +7.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 593.91 € 739.32 €      +24.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 295.50 € 541.83 €      +83.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Lisbon Edit Berlin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,215.15 € 3,172.99 €      +161.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.96 3.98      +0.5 %
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