Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 44.95% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 54.96% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 66.62% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 49.98% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 56.36% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 55.83% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(16.55 €)
10.88 $
(9.00 €)
     -45.61 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(82.74 €)
43.51 $
(36.00 €)
     -56.49 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(7.45 €)
7.86 $
(6.50 €)
     -12.72 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.20 $
(5.96 €)
2.42 $
(2.00 €)
     -66.43 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 $
(7.45 €)
3.63 $
(3.00 €)
     -59.71 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.99 $
(4.13 €)
2.01 $
(1.66 €)
     -59.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 $
(1.77 €)
1.70 $
(1.40 €)
     -20.85 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 $
(1.44 €)
1.34 $
(1.11 €)
     -22.90 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.56 $
(3.78 €)
3.09 $
(2.56 €)
     -32.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.63 $
(3.00 €)
1.28 $
(1.06 €)
     -64.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.46 $
(2.03 €)
0.51 $
(0.42 €)
     -79.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.24 $
(2.68 €)
2.32 $
(1.92 €)
     -28.58 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.09 $
(5.03 €)
3.92 $
(3.25 €)
     -35.55 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.99 $
(4.96 €)
2.71 $
(2.24 €)
     -54.86 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.82 $
(6.47 €)
5.63 $
(4.66 €)
     -28.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.71 $
(2.25 €)
0.85 $
(0.70 €)
     -68.70 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.30 $
(1.07 €)
0.56 $
(0.46 €)
     -56.78 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.70 $
(2.23 €)
0.71 $
(0.58 €)
     -73.83 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.85 $
(2.36 €)
0.82 $
(0.68 €)
     -71.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.92 $
(1.59 €)
0.53 $
(0.43 €)
     -72.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.88 $
(1.56 €)
0.56 $
(0.47 €)
     -70.03 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 $
(1.97 €)
1.20 $
(0.99 €)
     -49.51 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.13 $
(1.76 €)
0.65 $
(0.54 €)
     -69.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(12.41 €)
4.83 $
(4.00 €)
     -67.77 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.05 $
(2.52 €)
1.33 $
(1.10 €)
     -56.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.98 $
(2.47 €)
2.64 $
(2.18 €)
     -11.55 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $
(12.41 €)
6.16 $
(5.10 €)
     -58.91 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.28 €)
2.05 $
(1.70 €)
     -25.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.00 $
(105.08 €)
48.34 $
(40.00 €)
     -61.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.80 $
(3.14 €)
3.93 $
(3.25 €)
     +3.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.48 €)
0.91 $
(0.76 €)
     -69.53 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(24.82 €)
18.13 $
(15.00 €)
     -39.57 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.70 $
(2.24 €)
7.00 $
(5.79 €)
     +159.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,637.50 $
(18,731.04 €)
31,554.18 $
(26,109.00 €)
     +39.39 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,275.90 $
(17,604.40 €)
32,929.79 $
(27,247.23 €)
     +54.78 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 150.97 $
(124.92 €)
138.11 $
(114.28 €)
     -8.51 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $
(0.09 €)
0.22 $
(0.18 €)
     +102.16 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 66.49 $
(55.02 €)
39.66 $
(32.82 €)
     -40.35 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 107.90 $
(89.28 €)
38.21 $
(31.61 €)
     -64.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 36.07 $
(29.85 €)
15.64 $
(12.94 €)
     -56.63 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(13.24 €)
8.52 $
(7.05 €)
     -46.75 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,573.92 $
(2,129.75 €)
508.56 $
(420.80 €)
     -80.24 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 36,437.50 $
(30,149.63 €)
10,029.15 $
(8,298.46 €)
     -72.48 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.94 $
(52.07 €)
93.81 $
(77.62 €)
     +49.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.93 $
(37.18 €)
34.55 $
(28.59 €)
     -23.10 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.62 $
(74.98 €)
82.68 $
(68.41 €)
     -8.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.31 $
(108.65 €)
93.35 $
(77.24 €)
     -28.91 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,104.77 $
(2,568.99 €)
1,022.93 $
(846.41 €)
     -67.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,033.96 $
(1,682.97 €)
792.79 $
(655.98 €)
     -61.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,187.89 $
(5,120.07 €)
1,838.35 $
(1,521.11 €)
     -70.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,427.59 $
(2,836.10 €)
1,273.63 $
(1,053.85 €)
     -62.84 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,438.34 $
(1,190.13 €)
505.34 $
(418.13 €)
     -64.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 742.77 $
(614.59 €)
294.47 $
(243.65 €)
     -60.36 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,184.01 $
(5,116.86 €)
1,230.01 $
(1,017.75 €)
     -80.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.61 2.18      -39.64 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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