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Cost of Living Comparison Between Barcelona and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 10.55% higher than in Barcelona
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 8.45% higher than in Barcelona
Rent Prices in Berlin are 4.20% higher than in Barcelona
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 2.75% lower than in Barcelona
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 12.39% higher than in Barcelona
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 46.31% higher than in Barcelona
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.00 € 8.50 €      -22.73 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 € 40.00 €      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 € 7.50 €      +7.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 € 3.50 €      +40.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 € 3.20 €      +6.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.80 € 2.74 €      +51.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.64 € 2.01 €      +22.37 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.22 € 1.71 €      +40.22 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.29 € 3.07 €      -6.68 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 € 1.22 €      +35.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.80 €      +76.74 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.57 € 1.92 €      +21.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.93 € 3.69 €      -25.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.93 € 3.15 €      +7.61 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.65 € 5.26 €      +12.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.80 € 0.99 €      +24.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 € 0.66 €      -5.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.62 € 1.01 €      +62.30 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.70 € 1.01 €      +44.75 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.68 €      +50.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.63 €      +13.15 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.94 € 1.13 €      +20.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.63 € 0.52 €      -17.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 € 5.00 €      -16.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.83 € 0.86 €      +3.53 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.46 € 1.32 €      -9.77 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 € 6.40 €      +28.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.15 € 2.80 €      +30.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 € 81.00 €      +62.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 € 3.90 €      +56.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.85 € 3.22 €      +74.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.10 € 30.00 €      +35.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.02 € 5.44 €      +8.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 € 19,520.00 €      -11.27 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,971.43 € 19,749.00 €      -5.83 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.52 € 230.68 €      +70.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 € 0.10 €      -26.01 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.49 € 29.06 €      -31.61 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.14 € 26.28 €      -36.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.52 € 18.99 €      +2.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.50 € 10.00 €      +17.65 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 437.50 € 177.88 €      -59.34 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,885.00 € 6,829.05 €      -13.39 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.91 € 81.26 €      +11.46 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 25.33 € 32.18 €      +27.07 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.48 € 82.28 €      +3.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92.50 € 104.72 €      +13.21 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 949.53 € 895.12 €      -5.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 725.42 € 653.55 €      -9.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,498.57 € 1,675.25 €      +11.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,088.58 € 1,217.16 €      +11.81 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 403.47 € 557.87 €      +38.27 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 282.82 € 352.37 €      +24.59 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,440.72 € 2,286.06 €      +58.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.39 1.85      -22.75 %
Last update: January 2020January 2020
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Currency: EUR