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Cost of Living Comparison Between Boston, MA and Berlin Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 18.67% lower than in Boston, MA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 37.70% lower than in Boston, MA
Rent Prices in Berlin are 60.32% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 29.29% lower than in Boston, MA
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 35.12% lower than in Boston, MA
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 6.93% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(12.78 €)
9.39 $
(8.00 €)
     -37.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(59.66 €)
50.45 $
(43.00 €)
     -27.92 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(6.82 €)
8.21 $
(7.00 €)
     +2.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.11 €)
3.52 $
(3.00 €)
     -41.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(5.97 €)
3.52 $
(3.00 €)
     -49.71 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.85 $
(3.28 €)
3.07 $
(2.62 €)
     -20.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.83 $
(1.56 €)
1.94 $
(1.66 €)
     +6.05 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.58 $
(1.34 €)
1.51 $
(1.29 €)
     -4.23 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.04 $
(2.59 €)
3.46 $
(2.95 €)
     +13.74 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.52 $
(2.15 €)
1.29 $
(1.10 €)
     -48.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.70 $
(1.45 €)
0.95 $
(0.81 €)
     -44.32 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.77 $
(2.36 €)
2.21 $
(1.88 €)
     -20.49 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.92 $
(5.05 €)
4.19 $
(3.57 €)
     -29.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.15 $
(4.39 €)
3.21 $
(2.74 €)
     -37.63 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.96 $
(5.08 €)
5.42 $
(4.62 €)
     -8.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.13 $
(1.82 €)
1.13 $
(0.96 €)
     -47.20 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.55 €)
0.85 $
(0.73 €)
     +32.61 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.45 $
(2.09 €)
1.27 $
(1.08 €)
     -48.32 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.23 $
(1.90 €)
1.34 $
(1.14 €)
     -39.90 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 $
(1.26 €)
0.68 $
(0.58 €)
     -54.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.32 $
(1.12 €)
0.61 $
(0.52 €)
     -53.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.44 $
(1.23 €)
1.25 $
(1.07 €)
     -13.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.58 $
(1.35 €)
0.68 $
(0.58 €)
     -56.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $
(12.35 €)
5.87 $
(5.00 €)
     -59.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.95 $
(1.67 €)
1.07 $
(0.92 €)
     -45.05 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.24 $
(1.91 €)
1.44 $
(1.23 €)
     -35.50 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.59 $
(9.03 €)
7.04 $
(6.00 €)
     -33.52 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.56 $
(2.18 €)
3.29 $
(2.80 €)
     +28.34 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 84.50 $
(72.02 €)
95.04 $
(81.00 €)
     +12.47 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(2.30 €)
4.58 $
(3.90 €)
     +69.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.68 $
(3.13 €)
3.78 $
(3.22 €)
     +2.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $
(23.86 €)
35.20 $
(30.00 €)
     +25.72 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.43 $
(2.07 €)
5.86 $
(4.99 €)
     +140.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,750.00 $
(18,536.68 €)
22,293.64 $
(19,000.00 €)
     +2.50 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,992.31 $
(16,186.40 €)
22,527.33 $
(19,199.17 €)
     +18.61 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 152.50 $
(129.97 €)
271.95 $
(231.77 €)
     +78.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.09 €)
0.11 $
(0.09 €)
     +6.48 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.67 $
(54.26 €)
32.07 $
(27.33 €)
     -49.63 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 54.83 $
(46.73 €)
28.77 $
(24.52 €)
     -47.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.45 $
(19.14 €)
18.23 $
(15.54 €)
     -18.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 $
(11.51 €)
11.73 $
(10.00 €)
     -13.09 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,695.00 $
(1,444.58 €)
68.72 $
(58.57 €)
     -95.95 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,205.00 $
(17,219.93 €)
17,600.24 $
(15,000.00 €)
     -12.89 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.94 $
(42.56 €)
90.63 $
(77.24 €)
     +81.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.47 $
(31.94 €)
37.00 $
(31.53 €)
     -1.28 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.13 $
(64.03 €)
99.34 $
(84.66 €)
     +32.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 107.50 $
(91.62 €)
128.09 $
(109.17 €)
     +19.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,536.45 $
(2,161.71 €)
877.62 $
(747.96 €)
     -65.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,722.94 $
(1,468.39 €)
625.06 $
(532.71 €)
     -63.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,309.33 $
(3,672.68 €)
1,742.55 $
(1,485.11 €)
     -59.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,685.07 $
(2,288.38 €)
1,219.98 $
(1,039.74 €)
     -54.56 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 911.73 $
(777.03 €)
503.41 $
(429.04 €)
     -44.78 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 383.57 $
(326.91 €)
352.71 $
(300.61 €)
     -8.05 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,153.12 $
(3,539.55 €)
2,407.93 $
(2,052.19 €)
     -42.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 4.04 1.86      -54.02 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:311463
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD