Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lisbon 

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Cost of Living in Lisbon is 49.9% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Lisbon is 57.8% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 66.3% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 53.4% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 53.5% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 45.7% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 $
(27.93 €)
14.23 $
(13.25 €)
     -52.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 $
(121.01 €)
53.71 $
(50.00 €)
     -58.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(11.17 €)
9.56 $
(8.90 €)
     -20.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(7.45 €)
3.22 $
(3.00 €)
     -59.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.50 $
(9.77 €)
4.30 $
(4.00 €)
     -59.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.69 $
(5.29 €)
2.46 $
(2.29 €)
     -56.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.04 $
(2.83 €)
1.92 $
(1.78 €)
     -36.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 $
(2.14 €)
1.33 $
(1.24 €)
     -42.0 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.54 $
(5.15 €)
3.90 $
(3.63 €)
     -29.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.40 $
(4.10 €)
1.40 $
(1.30 €)
     -68.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.21 $
(2.99 €)
0.69 $
(0.64 €)
     -78.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.20 $
(4.84 €)
3.05 $
(2.84 €)
     -41.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.46 $
(6.94 €)
5.03 $
(4.68 €)
     -32.6 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.73 $
(6.27 €)
3.40 $
(3.16 €)
     -49.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.49 $
(7.90 €)
6.12 $
(5.69 €)
     -28.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.30 $
(3.07 €)
1.06 $
(0.99 €)
     -67.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 $
(0.87 €)
0.68 $
(0.63 €)
     -26.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.80 $
(2.60 €)
0.86 $
(0.80 €)
     -69.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.93 $
(2.73 €)
1.09 $
(1.02 €)
     -62.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.75 $
(1.63 €)
0.89 $
(0.83 €)
     -49.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.69 $
(1.57 €)
0.91 $
(0.85 €)
     -46.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.09 $
(2.88 €)
1.64 $
(1.53 €)
     -46.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.51 $
(2.34 €)
0.85 $
(0.79 €)
     -66.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 $
(18.62 €)
5.37 $
(5.00 €)
     -73.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.77 $
(2.58 €)
1.39 $
(1.30 €)
     -49.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.76 $
(3.50 €)
2.89 $
(2.69 €)
     -23.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 $
(15.82 €)
5.96 $
(5.55 €)
     -64.9 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 $
(2.70 €)
2.15 $
(2.00 €)
     -25.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 $
(122.87 €)
42.97 $
(40.00 €)
     -67.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $
(4.65 €)
3.87 $
(3.60 €)
     -22.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(3.26 €)
1.21 $
(1.13 €)
     -65.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.00 $
(31.65 €)
17.30 $
(16.10 €)
     -49.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.79 $
(3.53 €)
7.44 $
(6.93 €)
     +96.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $
(32,580.34 €)
32,228.02 $
(30,000.00 €)
     -7.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,263.92 $
(26,309.95 €)
35,702.51 $
(33,234.29 €)
     +26.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.23 $
(158.46 €)
142.03 $
(132.21 €)
     -16.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 64.23 $
(59.79 €)
24.58 $
(22.88 €)
     -61.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.41 $
(64.61 €)
41.18 $
(38.33 €)
     -40.7 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 138.80 $
(129.20 €)
43.83 $
(40.80 €)
     -68.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 77.86 $
(72.47 €)
13.71 $
(12.76 €)
     -82.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 $
(18.62 €)
8.59 $
(8.00 €)
     -57.0 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,168.00 $
(2,948.99 €)
573.40 $
(533.76 €)
     -81.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 58,000.00 $
(53,990.29 €)
14,779.99 $
(13,758.21 €)
     -74.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.54 $
(66.59 €)
86.16 $
(80.20 €)
     +20.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.24 $
(44.90 €)
37.51 $
(34.92 €)
     -22.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.45 $
(94.43 €)
86.98 $
(80.97 €)
     -14.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 162.57 $
(151.33 €)
104.43 $
(97.21 €)
     -35.8 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,263.41 $
(3,968.67 €)
1,421.61 $
(1,323.33 €)
     -66.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,884.16 $
(2,684.77 €)
980.10 $
(912.35 €)
     -66.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,681.21 $
(8,081.05 €)
2,733.41 $
(2,544.44 €)
     -68.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,591.54 $
(4,274.11 €)
1,741.44 $
(1,621.05 €)
     -62.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,569.57 $
(1,461.06 €)
638.02 $
(593.91 €)
     -59.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,142.75 $
(1,063.75 €)
317.45 $
(295.50 €)
     -72.2 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 5,714.90 $
(5,319.81 €)
1,308.29 $
(1,217.84 €)
     -77.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.74 3.96      -41.2 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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