Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 44.45% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 54.60% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 66.41% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 48.40% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 55.53% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 60.57% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(16.85 €)
10.68 $
(9.00 €)
     -46.58 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(84.24 €)
47.48 $
(40.00 €)
     -52.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(7.58 €)
7.72 $
(6.50 €)
     -14.27 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.81 $
(6.58 €)
2.37 $
(2.00 €)
     -69.60 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 $
(7.58 €)
3.56 $
(3.00 €)
     -60.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.77 $
(4.02 €)
2.26 $
(1.90 €)
     -52.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.18 $
(1.84 €)
1.82 $
(1.54 €)
     -16.39 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 $
(1.55 €)
1.39 $
(1.17 €)
     -24.43 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.54 $
(3.83 €)
3.04 $
(2.56 €)
     -33.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.57 $
(3.01 €)
1.31 $
(1.10 €)
     -63.39 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.41 $
(2.03 €)
0.51 $
(0.43 €)
     -78.77 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.16 $
(2.66 €)
2.19 $
(1.85 €)
     -30.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.97 $
(5.03 €)
4.03 $
(3.39 €)
     -32.55 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.80 $
(4.88 €)
2.64 $
(2.23 €)
     -54.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.69 $
(6.48 €)
5.72 $
(4.82 €)
     -25.59 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.63 $
(2.22 €)
0.88 $
(0.74 €)
     -66.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.30 $
(1.09 €)
0.57 $
(0.48 €)
     -56.13 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.66 $
(2.24 €)
0.74 $
(0.62 €)
     -72.16 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.88 $
(2.43 €)
0.83 $
(0.70 €)
     -71.05 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.96 $
(1.65 €)
0.54 $
(0.45 €)
     -72.41 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.91 $
(1.61 €)
0.58 $
(0.49 €)
     -69.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.42 $
(2.04 €)
1.18 $
(0.99 €)
     -51.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(1.83 €)
0.69 $
(0.58 €)
     -68.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(12.64 €)
4.75 $
(4.00 €)
     -68.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.15 $
(2.65 €)
1.43 $
(1.21 €)
     -54.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.24 $
(2.73 €)
2.75 $
(2.32 €)
     -14.86 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $
(12.64 €)
6.05 $
(5.10 €)
     -59.64 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.32 €)
2.08 $
(1.75 €)
     -24.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 $
(109.51 €)
47.48 $
(40.00 €)
     -63.48 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(2.95 €)
4.04 $
(3.40 €)
     +15.31 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.53 €)
0.90 $
(0.76 €)
     -70.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(25.27 €)
17.81 $
(15.00 €)
     -40.65 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.89 $
(2.43 €)
7.18 $
(6.05 €)
     +148.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,055.00 $
(20,264.44 €)
30,928.12 $
(26,054.50 €)
     +28.57 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,700.54 $
(18,280.99 €)
32,418.42 $
(27,309.96 €)
     +49.39 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.03 $
(129.76 €)
146.23 $
(123.19 €)
     -5.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.09 €)
0.20 $
(0.17 €)
     +93.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.09 $
(56.52 €)
42.20 $
(35.55 €)
     -37.10 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 110.07 $
(92.73 €)
43.00 $
(36.23 €)
     -60.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 41.25 $
(34.75 €)
15.69 $
(13.22 €)
     -61.96 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 $
(14.32 €)
8.31 $
(7.00 €)
     -51.12 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,594.98 $
(2,186.07 €)
529.79 $
(446.30 €)
     -79.58 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 37,923.08 $
(31,947.20 €)
10,362.09 $
(8,729.24 €)
     -72.68 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.57 $
(52.71 €)
93.26 $
(78.56 €)
     +49.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.72 $
(38.52 €)
36.66 $
(30.88 €)
     -19.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.02 $
(77.52 €)
86.21 $
(72.63 €)
     -6.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 136.32 $
(114.84 €)
94.06 $
(79.24 €)
     -31.00 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,047.55 $
(2,567.32 €)
1,019.03 $
(858.45 €)
     -66.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,050.29 $
(1,727.21 €)
777.20 $
(654.73 €)
     -62.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,247.28 $
(5,262.84 €)
1,881.34 $
(1,584.88 €)
     -69.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,502.46 $
(2,950.54 €)
1,309.66 $
(1,103.29 €)
     -62.61 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,378.26 $
(1,161.07 €)
514.50 $
(433.43 €)
     -62.67 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 714.52 $
(601.93 €)
299.81 $
(252.57 €)
     -58.04 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,583.92 $
(5,546.44 €)
1,178.47 $
(992.77 €)
     -82.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.53 2.25      -36.10 %
Last update: August 2021August 2021
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