Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 48.4% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 55.9% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 64.2% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 52.3% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 53.9% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 56.0% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 $
(27.65 €)
14.92 $
(13.75 €)
     -50.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 $
(119.81 €)
54.25 $
(50.00 €)
     -58.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(11.06 €)
9.66 $
(8.90 €)
     -19.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(7.37 €)
3.26 $
(3.00 €)
     -59.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 $
(9.22 €)
4.34 $
(4.00 €)
     -56.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.84 $
(5.38 €)
2.49 $
(2.29 €)
     -57.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.96 $
(2.73 €)
1.83 $
(1.69 €)
     -38.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 $
(2.10 €)
1.27 $
(1.17 €)
     -44.0 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.35 $
(4.93 €)
3.85 $
(3.55 €)
     -28.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.25 $
(3.92 €)
1.41 $
(1.30 €)
     -66.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.25 $
(2.99 €)
0.71 $
(0.66 €)
     -78.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.64 $
(5.20 €)
3.12 $
(2.87 €)
     -44.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.65 $
(7.05 €)
5.01 $
(4.62 €)
     -34.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.22 $
(6.66 €)
3.52 $
(3.25 €)
     -51.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.90 $
(8.20 €)
5.93 $
(5.46 €)
     -33.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.09 $
(2.85 €)
1.10 $
(1.01 €)
     -64.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 $
(0.84 €)
0.66 $
(0.61 €)
     -27.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.67 $
(2.46 €)
0.86 $
(0.79 €)
     -67.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.82 $
(2.59 €)
1.13 $
(1.04 €)
     -60.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.85 $
(1.70 €)
0.83 $
(0.77 €)
     -55.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.74 $
(1.61 €)
0.85 $
(0.78 €)
     -51.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.88 $
(2.65 €)
1.59 $
(1.46 €)
     -44.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.45 $
(2.25 €)
0.84 $
(0.77 €)
     -65.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 $
(18.43 €)
5.43 $
(5.00 €)
     -72.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.39 $
(2.21 €)
1.33 $
(1.23 €)
     -44.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.83 $
(3.53 €)
2.74 $
(2.53 €)
     -28.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 $
(15.67 €)
5.97 $
(5.50 €)
     -64.9 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 $
(2.67 €)
2.17 $
(2.00 €)
     -25.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 $
(121.65 €)
43.40 $
(40.00 €)
     -67.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $
(4.61 €)
4.01 $
(3.70 €)
     -19.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(3.00 €)
1.22 $
(1.13 €)
     -62.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(27.65 €)
16.28 $
(15.00 €)
     -45.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.92 $
(3.61 €)
7.50 $
(6.91 €)
     +91.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 $
(25,805.44 €)
32,551.27 $
(30,000.00 €)
     +16.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,886.68 $
(23,857.76 €)
36,197.96 $
(33,360.87 €)
     +39.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.91 $
(155.67 €)
143.37 $
(132.14 €)
     -15.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 63.50 $
(58.52 €)
25.35 $
(23.36 €)
     -60.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.52 $
(64.99 €)
42.58 $
(39.24 €)
     -39.6 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 114.37 $
(105.40 €)
43.13 $
(39.75 €)
     -62.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 65.83 $
(60.67 €)
13.85 $
(12.76 €)
     -79.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.75 $
(18.20 €)
8.68 $
(8.00 €)
     -56.0 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,057.95 $
(2,818.28 €)
568.49 $
(523.93 €)
     -81.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 63,250.00 $
(58,292.65 €)
14,594.59 $
(13,450.71 €)
     -76.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.33 $
(62.97 €)
85.58 $
(78.87 €)
     +25.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.61 $
(41.11 €)
37.94 $
(34.97 €)
     -15.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 98.65 $
(90.92 €)
85.66 $
(78.94 €)
     -13.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 161.32 $
(148.67 €)
109.23 $
(100.67 €)
     -32.3 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,071.33 $
(3,752.23 €)
1,431.19 $
(1,319.02 €)
     -64.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,686.44 $
(2,475.89 €)
984.24 $
(907.10 €)
     -63.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,134.32 $
(7,496.77 €)
2,706.08 $
(2,493.98 €)
     -66.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,316.30 $
(3,978.00 €)
1,757.54 $
(1,619.79 €)
     -59.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,570.81 $
(1,447.69 €)
529.90 $
(488.37 €)
     -66.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,164.67 $
(1,073.38 €)
320.63 $
(295.50 €)
     -72.5 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,352.07 $
(5,854.22 €)
1,233.91 $
(1,137.20 €)
     -80.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.66 4.20      -36.9 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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