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Cost of Living Comparison Between Boston, MA and Berlin Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 26.54% lower than in Boston, MA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 43.77% lower than in Boston, MA
Rent Prices in Berlin are 64.70% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 37.28% lower than in Boston, MA
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 42.05% lower than in Boston, MA
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 11.32% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(13.88 €)
8.64 $
(8.00 €)
     -42.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(64.78 €)
43.22 $
(40.00 €)
     -38.25 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(7.40 €)
7.56 $
(7.00 €)
     -5.45 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.55 €)
3.24 $
(3.00 €)
     -45.97 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.48 €)
3.24 $
(3.00 €)
     -53.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.93 $
(3.64 €)
2.64 $
(2.44 €)
     -32.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.84 $
(1.70 €)
1.89 $
(1.75 €)
     +3.07 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.64 $
(1.51 €)
1.40 $
(1.30 €)
     -14.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.39 $
(3.13 €)
2.81 $
(2.60 €)
     -17.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.58 $
(2.39 €)
1.10 $
(1.02 €)
     -57.27 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.74 $
(1.61 €)
0.76 $
(0.71 €)
     -56.21 %
Eggs (12) 2.95 $
(2.73 €)
2.06 $
(1.91 €)
     -30.11 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.91 $
(5.47 €)
4.01 $
(3.71 €)
     -32.14 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.52 $
(4.18 €)
3.02 $
(2.79 €)
     -33.24 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.95 $
(5.51 €)
4.62 $
(4.28 €)
     -22.35 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.08 $
(1.92 €)
0.98 $
(0.90 €)
     -53.06 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.59 €)
0.80 $
(0.74 €)
     +24.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.34 $
(2.17 €)
1.04 $
(0.96 €)
     -55.75 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.21 $
(2.05 €)
1.12 $
(1.03 €)
     -49.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.58 $
(1.46 €)
0.63 $
(0.58 €)
     -60.28 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.40 $
(1.30 €)
0.59 $
(0.55 €)
     -57.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.40 $
(1.29 €)
1.15 $
(1.06 €)
     -18.05 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.64 $
(1.52 €)
0.50 $
(0.47 €)
     -69.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.99 $
(13.87 €)
5.40 $
(5.00 €)
     -63.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.72 $
(1.59 €)
0.92 $
(0.85 €)
     -46.58 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.88 $
(1.74 €)
1.26 $
(1.16 €)
     -33.12 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.50 $
(9.72 €)
6.48 $
(6.00 €)
     -38.25 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.60 $
(2.41 €)
2.92 $
(2.70 €)
     +12.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 84.00 $
(77.74 €)
87.52 $
(81.00 €)
     +4.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.78 €)
4.21 $
(3.90 €)
     +40.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.68 $
(3.40 €)
3.48 $
(3.22 €)
     -5.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $
(25.91 €)
32.42 $
(30.00 €)
     +15.77 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.22 $
(2.06 €)
5.27 $
(4.88 €)
     +137.10 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 $
(19,897.28 €)
19,740.56 $
(18,269.00 €)
     -8.18 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,569.23 $
(19,035.90 €)
19,474.20 $
(18,022.50 €)
     -5.32 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.01 $
(143.46 €)
253.48 $
(234.58 €)
     +63.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.09 €)
0.10 $
(0.09 €)
     -1.12 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 53.88 $
(49.86 €)
24.81 $
(22.96 €)
     -53.95 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.30 $
(49.33 €)
25.91 $
(23.98 €)
     -51.38 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.67 $
(20.98 €)
16.61 $
(15.38 €)
     -26.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(11.11 €)
10.81 $
(10.00 €)
     -9.95 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,550.00 $
(1,434.46 €)
78.34 $
(72.50 €)
     -94.95 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,500.00 $
(17,120.92 €)
17,288.79 $
(16,000.00 €)
     -6.55 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.55 $
(44.93 €)
81.76 $
(75.67 €)
     +68.40 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.07 $
(34.31 €)
32.76 $
(30.32 €)
     -11.63 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.41 $
(72.57 €)
90.42 $
(83.68 €)
     +15.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 104.26 $
(96.49 €)
104.57 $
(96.78 €)
     +0.30 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,422.86 $
(2,242.25 €)
750.97 $
(694.99 €)
     -69.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,677.22 $
(1,552.19 €)
551.46 $
(510.35 €)
     -67.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,066.62 $
(3,763.47 €)
1,491.75 $
(1,380.54 €)
     -63.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,708.20 $
(2,506.32 €)
1,059.68 $
(980.68 €)
     -60.87 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 852.31 $
(788.77 €)
431.45 $
(399.28 €)
     -49.38 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 385.62 $
(356.88 €)
296.33 $
(274.24 €)
     -23.16 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,349.76 $
(4,025.51 €)
2,169.00 $
(2,007.31 €)
     -50.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.87 1.98      -48.76 %
Last update: March, 2017March, 2017
Contributors:307434
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD