Cost of Living Comparison Between Malta and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 31.9% higher than in Malta (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 44.2% higher than in Malta
Rent Prices in United States are 73.7% higher than in Malta
Restaurant Prices in United States are 18.7% higher than in Malta
Groceries Prices in United States are 47.3% higher than in Malta
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 101.1% higher than in Malta
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Restaurants
Malta Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(16.24 $)
18.47 €
(20.00 $)
     +23.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 €
(75.79 $)
69.27 €
(75.00 $)
     -1.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(9.74 $)
9.70 €
(10.50 $)
     +7.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(3.25 $)
5.54 €
(6.00 $)
     +84.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.33 $)
6.47 €
(7.00 $)
     +61.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.41 €
(2.61 $)
4.69 €
(5.08 $)
     +94.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 €
(2.29 $)
2.28 €
(2.47 $)
     +7.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.46 €
(1.58 $)
1.88 €
(2.04 $)
     +28.8 %
Markets
Malta Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.98 €
(4.31 $)
3.70 €
(4.01 $)
     -7.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.03 €
(1.11 $)
2.98 €
(3.23 $)
     +189.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.24 €
(1.34 $)
1.90 €
(2.06 $)
     +53.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.86 €
(3.09 $)
3.44 €
(3.73 $)
     +20.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.07 €
(4.41 $)
5.38 €
(5.83 $)
     +32.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.61 €
(3.90 $)
5.09 €
(5.51 $)
     +41.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.29 €
(6.81 $)
6.68 €
(7.24 $)
     +6.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.20 €
(1.30 $)
2.23 €
(2.41 $)
     +85.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.83 €
(0.89 $)
0.70 €
(0.76 $)
     -14.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.08 €
(1.17 $)
1.88 €
(2.04 $)
     +74.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.20 €
(1.30 $)
2.05 €
(2.22 $)
     +70.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.74 €
(0.80 $)
1.26 €
(1.37 $)
     +71.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.83 €
(0.90 $)
1.27 €
(1.38 $)
     +53.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.65 €
(1.79 $)
1.99 €
(2.15 $)
     +20.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.79 €
(0.86 $)
2.01 €
(2.17 $)
     +153.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 €
(6.50 $)
13.85 €
(15.00 $)
     +130.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.57 €
(1.70 $)
1.61 €
(1.75 $)
     +3.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 €
(2.56 $)
3.27 €
(3.54 $)
     +38.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.70 €
(6.17 $)
9.24 €
(10.00 $)
     +62.0 %
Transportation
Malta Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 €
(2.17 $)
2.31 €
(2.50 $)
     +15.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 26.00 €
(28.15 $)
66.50 €
(72.00 $)
     +155.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.41 $)
3.46 €
(3.75 $)
     -30.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 €
(3.48 $)
2.59 €
(2.80 $)
     -19.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 €
(37.89 $)
27.71 €
(30.00 $)
     -20.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.08 €
(5.50 $)
3.38 €
(3.65 $)
     -33.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,900.00 €
(24,793.16 $)
30,480.19 €
(33,000.00 $)
     +33.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,445.62 €
(28,631.90 $)
24,048.02 €
(26,036.08 $)
     -9.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Malta Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 92.71 €
(100.38 $)
190.15 €
(205.87 $)
     +105.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 24.86 €
(26.92 $)
47.26 €
(51.17 $)
     +90.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.22 €
(32.72 $)
65.47 €
(70.88 $)
     +116.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Malta Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 57.87 €
(62.65 $)
44.01 €
(47.64 $)
     -24.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.76 €
(23.56 $)
20.90 €
(22.63 $)
     -4.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 €
(9.74 $)
12.93 €
(14.00 $)
     +43.7 %
Childcare
Malta Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 455.58 €
(493.25 $)
1,275.16 €
(1,380.58 $)
     +179.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,169.74 €
(8,845.14 $)
21,483.19 €
(23,259.22 $)
     +163.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Malta Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.13 €
(92.17 $)
48.33 €
(52.33 $)
     -43.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.93 €
(41.06 $)
40.24 €
(43.57 $)
     +6.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.51 €
(88.25 $)
81.68 €
(88.43 $)
     +0.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 99.04 €
(107.23 $)
105.66 €
(114.40 $)
     +6.7 %
Rent Per Month
Malta Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 924.04 €
(1,000.43 $)
1,639.90 €
(1,775.48 $)
     +77.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 774.55 €
(838.58 $)
1,340.97 €
(1,451.83 $)
     +73.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,627.47 €
(1,762.02 $)
2,740.26 €
(2,966.79 $)
     +68.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,232.94 €
(1,334.87 $)
2,219.30 €
(2,402.77 $)
     +80.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Malta Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 351.50 €
(380.56 $)
297.49 €
(322.09 $)
     -15.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 275.36 €
(298.12 $)
237.28 €
(256.90 $)
     -13.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Malta Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,444.77 €
(1,564.21 $)
4,190.96 €
(4,537.43 $)
     +190.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.69 6.56      +39.7 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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