Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 46.3% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 55.3% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 65.2% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 47.0% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 57.4% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 54.7% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $
(23.14 €)
12.97 $
(12.00 €)
     -48.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(92.55 €)
54.03 $
(50.00 €)
     -46.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.55 $
(9.77 €)
8.10 $
(7.50 €)
     -23.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(7.40 €)
2.70 $
(2.50 €)
     -66.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 $
(9.25 €)
3.78 $
(3.50 €)
     -62.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.15 $
(4.76 €)
1.98 $
(1.83 €)
     -61.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.75 $
(2.54 €)
1.73 $
(1.60 €)
     -37.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 $
(2.00 €)
1.22 $
(1.13 €)
     -43.4 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.76 $
(4.40 €)
3.62 $
(3.35 €)
     -23.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.87 $
(3.58 €)
1.30 $
(1.20 €)
     -66.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.64 $
(3.36 €)
0.63 $
(0.58 €)
     -82.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.64 $
(4.29 €)
2.85 $
(2.64 €)
     -38.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.56 $
(7.00 €)
4.46 $
(4.13 €)
     -41.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.71 $
(7.13 €)
3.39 $
(3.14 €)
     -56.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.73 $
(9.01 €)
5.08 $
(4.70 €)
     -47.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.58 $
(2.38 €)
0.94 $
(0.87 €)
     -63.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.05 $
(0.97 €)
0.62 $
(0.57 €)
     -41.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.34 $
(2.17 €)
0.71 $
(0.66 €)
     -69.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.79 $
(2.58 €)
0.97 $
(0.89 €)
     -65.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.88 $
(1.74 €)
0.61 $
(0.56 €)
     -67.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.72 $
(1.59 €)
0.60 $
(0.56 €)
     -65.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.79 $
(2.58 €)
1.31 $
(1.21 €)
     -52.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.45 $
(2.27 €)
0.84 $
(0.78 €)
     -65.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.00 $
(16.66 €)
4.59 $
(4.25 €)
     -74.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.16 $
(2.92 €)
1.30 $
(1.21 €)
     -58.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.93 $
(3.64 €)
2.12 $
(1.96 €)
     -46.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 $
(14.81 €)
5.73 $
(5.30 €)
     -64.2 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.75 $
(2.54 €)
1.94 $
(1.80 €)
     -29.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 129.00 $
(119.38 €)
43.22 $
(40.00 €)
     -66.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 $
(4.16 €)
3.78 $
(3.50 €)
     -16.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(2.78 €)
1.04 $
(0.97 €)
     -65.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(27.76 €)
16.21 $
(15.00 €)
     -46.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.16 $
(3.85 €)
7.91 $
(7.32 €)
     +90.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 $
(24,061.70 €)
30,255.55 $
(28,000.00 €)
     +16.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,213.80 $
(22,408.66 €)
33,162.25 $
(30,690.00 €)
     +37.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 177.57 $
(164.33 €)
138.37 $
(128.06 €)
     -22.1 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.10 €)
0.23 $
(0.21 €)
     +116.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.86 $
(63.72 €)
38.06 $
(35.22 €)
     -44.7 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 101.18 $
(93.64 €)
42.26 $
(39.11 €)
     -58.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 38.00 $
(35.17 €)
12.43 $
(11.50 €)
     -67.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 $
(16.66 €)
8.10 $
(7.50 €)
     -55.0 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,264.64 $
(2,095.81 €)
435.21 $
(402.77 €)
     -80.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 39,909.09 $
(36,933.87 €)
9,938.32 $
(9,197.42 €)
     -75.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.01 $
(59.24 €)
84.23 $
(77.95 €)
     +31.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 56.50 $
(52.29 €)
34.36 $
(31.80 €)
     -39.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 95.46 $
(88.34 €)
80.74 $
(74.72 €)
     -15.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 148.60 $
(137.52 €)
102.09 $
(94.48 €)
     -31.3 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,821.93 $
(3,537.00 €)
1,304.59 $
(1,207.33 €)
     -65.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,379.72 $
(2,202.31 €)
848.33 $
(785.09 €)
     -64.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 6,990.59 $
(6,469.44 €)
2,308.53 $
(2,136.43 €)
     -67.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,036.44 $
(3,735.52 €)
1,414.94 $
(1,309.46 €)
     -64.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,326.45 $
(1,227.56 €)
570.87 $
(528.31 €)
     -57.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 861.69 $
(797.45 €)
304.48 $
(281.78 €)
     -64.7 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,768.12 $
(5,338.10 €)
1,166.36 $
(1,079.41 €)
     -79.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.66 2.48      -56.1 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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