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Cost of Living Comparison Between Ireland and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 11.04% lower than in Ireland
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 12.24% lower than in Ireland
Rent Prices in United States are 14.61% lower than in Ireland
Restaurant Prices in United States are 20.74% lower than in Ireland
Groceries Prices in United States are 10.33% higher than in Ireland
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 41.50% higher than in Ireland
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(17.65 $)
11.05 €
(13.00 $)
     -26.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 €
(64.70 $)
42.50 €
(50.00 $)
     -22.72 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.60 €
(8.94 $)
5.95 €
(7.00 $)
     -21.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(5.88 $)
3.40 €
(4.00 $)
     -32.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(5.88 $)
4.25 €
(5.00 $)
     -14.99 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.81 €
(3.30 $)
3.32 €
(3.91 $)
     +18.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.55 €
(1.83 $)
1.48 €
(1.75 $)
     -4.34 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.28 €
(1.50 $)
1.19 €
(1.39 $)
     -7.03 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.65 €
(4.30 $)
2.76 €
(3.24 $)
     -24.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.14 €
(1.34 $)
1.97 €
(2.31 $)
     +72.98 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.74 €
(0.88 $)
1.50 €
(1.76 $)
     +101.29 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.63 €
(3.09 $)
2.15 €
(2.53 $)
     -18.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.56 €
(4.19 $)
4.15 €
(4.88 $)
     +16.43 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.55 €
(4.17 $)
3.29 €
(3.87 $)
     -7.38 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.17 €
(4.91 $)
4.44 €
(5.23 $)
     +6.41 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.12 $)
1.64 €
(1.93 $)
     +72.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 €
(0.85 $)
0.58 €
(0.69 $)
     -19.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.94 €
(1.10 $)
1.50 €
(1.77 $)
     +60.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.10 €
(1.30 $)
1.52 €
(1.78 $)
     +37.58 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.64 €
(0.75 $)
0.96 €
(1.13 $)
     +50.13 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 €
(0.55 $)
0.96 €
(1.13 $)
     +107.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.98 €
(1.15 $)
1.29 €
(1.52 $)
     +31.96 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.27 €
(1.50 $)
1.51 €
(1.78 $)
     +18.50 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 €
(11.76 $)
10.20 €
(12.00 $)
     +2.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 €
(2.77 $)
1.76 €
(2.07 $)
     -25.51 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.32 €
(2.73 $)
2.32 €
(2.73 $)
     -0.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.00 €
(12.94 $)
5.74 €
(6.75 $)
     -47.84 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 €
(2.94 $)
1.87 €
(2.20 $)
     -25.19 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 €
(117.64 $)
55.25 €
(65.00 $)
     -44.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 €
(4.71 $)
2.55 €
(3.00 $)
     -36.25 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 €
(3.03 $)
2.27 €
(2.67 $)
     -12.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 23.40 €
(27.53 $)
23.80 €
(28.00 $)
     +1.72 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.98 €
(5.86 $)
1.99 €
(2.34 $)
     -60.10 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,385.00 €
(26,333.47 $)
18,701.30 €
(22,000.00 $)
     -16.46 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,733.28 €
(27,919.56 $)
17,147.02 €
(20,171.56 $)
     -27.75 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 144.89 €
(170.44 $)
125.77 €
(147.95 $)
     -13.20 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 €
(0.31 $)
0.09 €
(0.10 $)
     -67.47 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.17 €
(53.14 $)
47.11 €
(55.42 $)
     +4.30 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.80 €
(48.00 $)
31.02 €
(36.49 $)
     -23.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.98 €
(14.10 $)
13.01 €
(15.30 $)
     +8.55 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(11.76 $)
9.35 €
(11.00 $)
     -6.49 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 923.38 €
(1,086.25 $)
717.94 €
(844.57 $)
     -22.25 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000.00 €
(7,058.33 $)
15,301.06 €
(18,000.00 $)
     +155.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.04 €
(84.75 $)
35.23 €
(41.44 $)
     -51.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.89 €
(39.87 $)
29.22 €
(34.38 $)
     -13.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.27 €
(92.08 $)
62.34 €
(73.34 $)
     -20.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.39 €
(100.46 $)
77.62 €
(91.32 $)
     -9.10 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,144.56 €
(1,346.45 $)
996.64 €
(1,172.44 $)
     -12.92 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 933.04 €
(1,097.61 $)
778.78 €
(916.15 $)
     -16.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,874.94 €
(2,205.66 $)
1,619.07 €
(1,904.66 $)
     -13.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,491.06 €
(1,754.07 $)
1,253.86 €
(1,475.02 $)
     -15.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 372.29 €
(437.95 $)
176.12 €
(207.18 $)
     -52.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 249.18 €
(293.13 $)
125.11 €
(147.18 $)
     -49.79 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,153.88 €
(2,533.81 $)
2,674.58 €
(3,146.34 $)
     +24.17 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.82 3.93      +3.07 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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Currency: EUR