Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 45.86% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 55.79% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 67.33% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 47.70% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 58.43% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 56.13% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(17.15 €)
11.66 $
(10.00 €)
     -41.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(85.76 €)
46.64 $
(40.00 €)
     -53.36 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(7.72 €)
7.58 $
(6.50 €)
     -15.79 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(6.86 €)
2.33 $
(2.00 €)
     -70.85 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 $
(7.72 €)
3.50 $
(3.00 €)
     -61.13 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.82 $
(4.13 €)
2.05 $
(1.76 €)
     -57.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $
(1.97 €)
1.80 $
(1.54 €)
     -21.73 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.83 $
(1.57 €)
1.33 $
(1.14 €)
     -27.59 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.48 $
(3.85 €)
2.95 $
(2.53 €)
     -34.32 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.63 $
(3.12 €)
1.25 $
(1.07 €)
     -65.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.36 $
(2.02 €)
0.51 $
(0.44 €)
     -78.47 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.45 $
(2.96 €)
2.06 $
(1.77 €)
     -40.22 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.33 $
(5.43 €)
3.78 $
(3.24 €)
     -40.26 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.89 $
(5.05 €)
2.53 $
(2.17 €)
     -57.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.93 $
(6.80 €)
5.13 $
(4.40 €)
     -35.33 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.65 $
(2.27 €)
0.88 $
(0.75 €)
     -66.86 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.35 $
(1.16 €)
0.54 $
(0.47 €)
     -59.62 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.64 $
(2.26 €)
0.72 $
(0.61 €)
     -72.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.95 $
(2.53 €)
0.83 $
(0.71 €)
     -71.81 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.04 $
(1.75 €)
0.52 $
(0.45 €)
     -74.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.84 $
(1.58 €)
0.58 $
(0.50 €)
     -68.46 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.35 $
(2.02 €)
1.13 $
(0.97 €)
     -51.93 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.21 $
(1.90 €)
0.68 $
(0.58 €)
     -69.28 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(12.86 €)
4.66 $
(4.00 €)
     -68.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.17 $
(2.72 €)
1.30 $
(1.12 €)
     -58.98 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 $
(2.79 €)
2.52 $
(2.16 €)
     -22.52 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 $
(12.86 €)
5.95 $
(5.10 €)
     -60.36 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.36 €)
2.07 $
(1.77 €)
     -24.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 $
(111.49 €)
46.64 $
(40.00 €)
     -64.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(3.00 €)
3.91 $
(3.35 €)
     +11.60 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.57 €)
0.88 $
(0.76 €)
     -70.60 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(25.73 €)
17.49 $
(15.00 €)
     -41.70 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.98 $
(2.56 €)
7.31 $
(6.27 €)
     +145.20 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
(21,440.65 €)
31,482.25 $
(27,000.00 €)
     +25.93 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,972.55 $
(19,701.85 €)
32,085.40 $
(27,517.27 €)
     +39.67 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.49 $
(139.35 €)
150.84 $
(129.36 €)
     -7.17 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.09 €)
0.20 $
(0.17 €)
     +100.30 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.39 $
(55.22 €)
42.04 $
(36.06 €)
     -34.71 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 111.47 $
(95.60 €)
41.52 $
(35.61 €)
     -62.75 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 40.17 $
(34.45 €)
14.10 $
(12.10 €)
     -64.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 $
(14.58 €)
8.22 $
(7.05 €)
     -51.64 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,575.82 $
(2,209.09 €)
497.33 $
(426.52 €)
     -80.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 38,307.69 $
(32,853.67 €)
10,122.85 $
(8,681.62 €)
     -73.57 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.63 $
(52.85 €)
99.58 $
(85.41 €)
     +61.59 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 47.68 $
(40.89 €)
37.03 $
(31.75 €)
     -22.35 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.51 $
(78.48 €)
87.38 $
(74.94 €)
     -4.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 137.52 $
(117.94 €)
94.96 $
(81.44 €)
     -30.94 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,100.74 $
(2,659.28 €)
988.24 $
(847.54 €)
     -68.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,114.06 $
(1,813.07 €)
753.17 $
(645.94 €)
     -64.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,256.19 $
(5,365.47 €)
1,878.67 $
(1,611.20 €)
     -69.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,586.11 $
(3,075.54 €)
1,298.68 $
(1,113.78 €)
     -63.79 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,479.02 $
(1,268.44 €)
507.01 $
(434.82 €)
     -65.72 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 765.20 $
(656.26 €)
292.40 $
(250.77 €)
     -61.79 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,134.19 $
(5,260.84 €)
1,189.60 $
(1,020.23 €)
     -80.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.38 2.20      -35.07 %
Last update: October 2021October 2021
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