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Cost of Living Comparison Between Boston, MA and Berlin Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 21.08% lower than in Boston, MA
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 39.81% lower than in Boston, MA
Rent Prices in Berlin are 61.91% lower than in Boston, MA
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 32.66% lower than in Boston, MA
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 36.03% lower than in Boston, MA
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 16.80% lower than in Boston, MA
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(13.40 €)
8.95 $
(8.00 €)
     -40.30 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $
(58.07 €)
44.77 $
(40.00 €)
     -31.12 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(7.15 €)
7.84 $
(7.00 €)
     -2.06 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.36 €)
3.58 $
(3.20 €)
     -40.30 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.25 €)
3.36 $
(3.00 €)
     -52.03 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.90 $
(3.48 €)
2.84 $
(2.54 €)
     -27.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.87 $
(1.67 €)
1.90 $
(1.69 €)
     +1.32 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.63 $
(1.45 €)
1.45 $
(1.30 €)
     -10.73 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.12 $
(2.79 €)
3.36 $
(3.01 €)
     +7.86 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.40 $
(2.15 €)
1.30 $
(1.16 €)
     -45.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.70 $
(1.52 €)
0.83 $
(0.74 €)
     -51.19 %
Eggs (12) 2.92 $
(2.61 €)
2.30 $
(2.06 €)
     -21.27 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.73 $
(5.12 €)
4.47 $
(3.99 €)
     -22.02 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.68 $
(4.18 €)
3.13 $
(2.79 €)
     -33.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.96 $
(5.32 €)
4.87 $
(4.35 €)
     -18.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.03 $
(1.81 €)
1.07 $
(0.96 €)
     -47.06 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.57 €)
0.82 $
(0.73 €)
     +28.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.45 $
(2.19 €)
1.19 $
(1.06 €)
     -51.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.10 $
(1.88 €)
1.14 $
(1.02 €)
     -45.81 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 $
(1.32 €)
0.65 $
(0.58 €)
     -55.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.33 $
(1.19 €)
0.74 $
(0.66 €)
     -44.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.39 $
(1.24 €)
1.28 $
(1.14 €)
     -7.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.55 $
(1.38 €)
0.69 $
(0.62 €)
     -55.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $
(12.95 €)
5.60 $
(5.00 €)
     -61.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $
(1.58 €)
1.02 $
(0.91 €)
     -42.26 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.04 $
(1.83 €)
1.39 $
(1.24 €)
     -31.91 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.53 $
(9.40 €)
6.72 $
(6.00 €)
     -36.19 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.23 €)
3.02 $
(2.70 €)
     +20.88 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 84.50 $
(75.49 €)
90.66 $
(81.00 €)
     +7.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 $
(2.59 €)
4.37 $
(3.90 €)
     +50.53 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.68 $
(3.28 €)
3.60 $
(3.22 €)
     -1.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 $
(25.02 €)
33.58 $
(30.00 €)
     +19.92 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.33 $
(2.08 €)
5.62 $
(5.02 €)
     +140.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 $
(19,208.44 €)
20,448.48 $
(18,269.00 €)
     -4.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,825.00 $
(16,818.56 €)
20,172.57 $
(18,022.50 €)
     +7.16 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.70 $
(137.32 €)
259.17 $
(231.54 €)
     +68.61 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.09 €)
0.10 $
(0.09 €)
     +2.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 61.25 $
(54.72 €)
27.78 $
(24.82 €)
     -54.64 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 51.32 $
(45.85 €)
28.61 $
(25.56 €)
     -44.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.00 $
(20.55 €)
17.95 $
(16.04 €)
     -21.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.75 $
(11.39 €)
11.19 $
(10.00 €)
     -12.21 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,914.29 $
(1,710.25 €)
67.16 $
(60.00 €)
     -96.49 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,800.00 $
(17,689.64 €)
17,908.79 $
(16,000.00 €)
     -9.55 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 49.54 $
(44.26 €)
88.15 $
(78.76 €)
     +77.94 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.29 $
(34.21 €)
36.56 $
(32.66 €)
     -4.51 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.95 $
(71.42 €)
94.02 $
(84.00 €)
     +17.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.16 $
(102.89 €)
122.46 $
(109.41 €)
     +6.34 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,460.63 $
(2,198.37 €)
827.45 $
(739.26 €)
     -66.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,724.00 $
(1,540.25 €)
613.13 $
(547.78 €)
     -64.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,216.09 $
(3,766.72 €)
1,610.67 $
(1,439.00 €)
     -61.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,698.32 $
(2,410.73 €)
1,175.90 $
(1,050.56 €)
     -56.42 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 877.69 $
(784.14 €)
469.49 $
(419.45 €)
     -46.51 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 394.82 $
(352.74 €)
321.00 $
(286.78 €)
     -18.70 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,454.17 $
(3,979.42 €)
2,230.78 $
(1,993.02 €)
     -49.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.86 1.85      -52.02 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
Contributors:315435
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD