Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 45.84% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 68.87% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 53.59% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 58.25% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 51.47% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 21.00 $
(17.55 €)
9.87 $
(8.25 €)
     -53.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(83.59 €)
41.87 $
(35.00 €)
     -58.13 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 $
(7.94 €)
7.78 $
(6.50 €)
     -18.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.10 $
(5.93 €)
2.39 $
(2.00 €)
     -66.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.73 $
(7.29 €)
3.35 $
(2.80 €)
     -61.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.87 $
(4.07 €)
1.93 $
(1.61 €)
     -60.41 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $
(1.86 €)
1.66 $
(1.39 €)
     -25.46 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 $
(1.45 €)
1.29 $
(1.08 €)
     -25.84 %
Markets
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.44 $
(3.71 €)
2.94 $
(2.46 €)
     -33.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.42 $
(2.86 €)
1.12 $
(0.94 €)
     -67.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.75 $
(2.29 €)
0.49 $
(0.41 €)
     -81.99 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.39 $
(2.83 €)
2.24 $
(1.87 €)
     -34.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.82 $
(5.70 €)
3.85 $
(3.22 €)
     -43.50 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.40 $
(5.35 €)
2.71 $
(2.26 €)
     -57.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.38 $
(6.17 €)
4.95 $
(4.13 €)
     -33.02 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.81 $
(2.35 €)
0.82 $
(0.69 €)
     -70.80 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.27 $
(1.06 €)
0.59 $
(0.49 €)
     -53.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.37 $
(1.98 €)
0.68 $
(0.57 €)
     -71.12 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.71 $
(2.26 €)
0.79 $
(0.66 €)
     -70.88 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(1.62 €)
0.50 $
(0.42 €)
     -74.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.75 $
(1.46 €)
0.55 $
(0.46 €)
     -68.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(1.80 €)
1.15 $
(0.96 €)
     -46.63 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.14 $
(1.79 €)
0.62 $
(0.52 €)
     -71.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(12.54 €)
4.79 $
(4.00 €)
     -68.10 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.29 $
(2.75 €)
1.28 $
(1.07 €)
     -61.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.10 $
(2.59 €)
2.70 $
(2.26 €)
     -12.75 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $
(12.54 €)
6.10 $
(5.10 €)
     -59.32 %
Transportation
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.30 €)
2.12 $
(1.77 €)
     -22.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.00 $
(106.15 €)
47.86 $
(40.00 €)
     -62.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(2.93 €)
3.98 $
(3.33 €)
     +13.66 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.51 €)
0.90 $
(0.76 €)
     -69.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(25.08 €)
17.83 $
(14.90 €)
     -40.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.75 $
(2.30 €)
6.98 $
(5.83 €)
     +153.64 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
(18,388.88 €)
31,105.76 $
(26,000.00 €)
     +41.39 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,205.73 $
(17,724.98 €)
31,135.63 $
(26,024.97 €)
     +46.83 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 145.49 $
(121.61 €)
132.26 $
(110.55 €)
     -9.09 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 $
(0.09 €)
0.24 $
(0.20 €)
     +119.50 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.11 $
(53.59 €)
38.74 $
(32.38 €)
     -39.57 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 86.29 $
(72.13 €)
39.44 $
(32.96 €)
     -54.30 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 35.13 $
(29.36 €)
15.75 $
(13.16 €)
     -55.17 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.00 $
(13.37 €)
8.37 $
(7.00 €)
     -47.66 %
Childcare
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,479.17 $
(2,072.24 €)
503.28 $
(420.67 €)
     -79.70 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 39,681.82 $
(33,168.37 €)
9,783.09 $
(8,177.27 €)
     -75.35 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.88 $
(47.55 €)
89.95 $
(75.19 €)
     +58.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.38 $
(35.42 €)
33.78 $
(28.24 €)
     -20.28 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.55 $
(75.69 €)
84.84 $
(70.92 €)
     -6.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 141.87 $
(118.58 €)
94.27 $
(78.80 €)
     -33.55 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,415.53 $
(2,854.90 €)
990.67 $
(828.06 €)
     -71.00 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,023.00 $
(1,690.94 €)
762.10 $
(637.01 €)
     -62.33 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,822.56 $
(5,702.69 €)
1,918.03 $
(1,603.20 €)
     -71.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,599.74 $
(3,008.87 €)
1,266.77 $
(1,058.84 €)
     -64.81 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,494.66 $
(1,249.32 €)
479.27 $
(400.60 €)
     -67.93 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 758.11 $
(633.67 €)
277.60 $
(232.04 €)
     -63.38 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,916.73 $
(4,945.54 €)
1,235.74 $
(1,032.90 €)
     -79.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.82 2.10      -45.02 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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