Cost of Living Comparison Between Turkey and United States Reverse

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Cost of Living in United States is 107.8% higher than in Turkey (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United States is 140.8% higher than in Turkey
Rent Prices in United States are 239.7% higher than in Turkey
Restaurant Prices in United States are 133.4% higher than in Turkey
Groceries Prices in United States are 135.3% higher than in Turkey
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 175.7% higher than in Turkey
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Restaurants
Turkey Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 250.00 TL
(7.68 $)
650.75 TL
(20.00 $)
     +160.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 TL
(30.73 $)
2,440.31 TL
(75.00 $)
     +144.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 217.50 TL
(6.68 $)
357.91 TL
(11.00 $)
     +64.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 90.00 TL
(2.77 $)
195.22 TL
(6.00 $)
     +116.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.00 TL
(3.69 $)
227.76 TL
(7.00 $)
     +89.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 82.03 TL
(2.52 $)
166.36 TL
(5.11 $)
     +102.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 37.07 TL
(1.14 $)
81.10 TL
(2.49 $)
     +118.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 14.85 TL
(0.46 $)
66.77 TL
(2.05 $)
     +349.6 %
Markets
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 107.67 TL
(3.31 $)
129.84 TL
(3.99 $)
     +20.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 20.37 TL
(0.63 $)
105.41 TL
(3.24 $)
     +417.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 22.59 TL
(0.69 $)
66.88 TL
(2.06 $)
     +196.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 52.07 TL
(1.60 $)
119.44 TL
(3.67 $)
     +129.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 110.92 TL
(3.41 $)
189.34 TL
(5.82 $)
     +70.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 83.44 TL
(2.56 $)
177.72 TL
(5.46 $)
     +113.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 211.15 TL
(6.49 $)
236.30 TL
(7.26 $)
     +11.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 14.88 TL
(0.46 $)
78.12 TL
(2.40 $)
     +425.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 21.04 TL
(0.65 $)
24.86 TL
(0.76 $)
     +18.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 15.42 TL
(0.47 $)
66.19 TL
(2.03 $)
     +329.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 13.44 TL
(0.41 $)
72.15 TL
(2.22 $)
     +436.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 9.03 TL
(0.28 $)
43.96 TL
(1.35 $)
     +387.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 6.28 TL
(0.19 $)
44.92 TL
(1.38 $)
     +614.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 29.66 TL
(0.91 $)
70.27 TL
(2.16 $)
     +136.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 12.34 TL
(0.38 $)
71.21 TL
(2.19 $)
     +477.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 300.00 TL
(9.22 $)
488.06 TL
(15.00 $)
     +62.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 58.74 TL
(1.81 $)
58.25 TL
(1.79 $)
     -0.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 82.34 TL
(2.53 $)
114.12 TL
(3.51 $)
     +38.6 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 60.00 TL
(1.84 $)
325.37 TL
(10.00 $)
     +442.3 %
Transportation
Turkey Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 17.00 TL
(0.52 $)
81.34 TL
(2.50 $)
     +378.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,088.50 TL
(33.45 $)
2,342.69 TL
(72.00 $)
     +115.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 31.92 TL
(0.98 $)
113.88 TL
(3.50 $)
     +256.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 36.85 TL
(1.13 $)
89.80 TL
(2.76 $)
     +143.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 254.32 TL
(7.82 $)
976.12 TL
(30.00 $)
     +283.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 148.51 TL
(4.56 $)
118.62 TL
(3.65 $)
     -20.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,347,700.00 TL
(41,420.00 $)
1,085,529.84 TL
(33,362.50 $)
     -19.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,382,821.00 TL
(42,499.40 $)
849,210.30 TL
(26,099.49 $)
     -38.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,965.35 TL
(60.40 $)
6,655.50 TL
(204.55 $)
     +238.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 263.84 TL
(8.11 $)
1,725.28 TL
(53.02 $)
     +553.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 351.34 TL
(10.80 $)
2,295.09 TL
(70.54 $)
     +553.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,135.44 TL
(34.90 $)
1,519.17 TL
(46.69 $)
     +33.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 420.02 TL
(12.91 $)
710.19 TL
(21.83 $)
     +69.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 TL
(4.61 $)
455.52 TL
(14.00 $)
     +203.7 %
Childcare
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 12,567.36 TL
(386.24 $)
44,993.82 TL
(1,382.83 $)
     +258.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 260,980.59 TL
(8,020.94 $)
732,131.71 TL
(22,501.22 $)
     +180.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Turkey Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,563.04 TL
(48.04 $)
1,694.68 TL
(52.08 $)
     +8.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,180.76 TL
(36.29 $)
1,386.69 TL
(42.62 $)
     +17.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,869.85 TL
(88.20 $)
2,879.74 TL
(88.51 $)
     +0.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,477.80 TL
(76.15 $)
3,706.32 TL
(113.91 $)
     +49.6 %
Rent Per Month
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 17,567.68 TL
(539.92 $)
57,163.80 TL
(1,756.86 $)
     +225.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,496.46 TL
(384.06 $)
47,013.09 TL
(1,444.89 $)
     +276.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 30,626.12 TL
(941.26 $)
95,793.09 TL
(2,944.09 $)
     +212.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 21,061.63 TL
(647.30 $)
77,737.49 TL
(2,389.17 $)
     +269.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,816.93 TL
(178.78 $)
10,170.22 TL
(312.57 $)
     +74.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,500.49 TL
(107.58 $)
8,220.47 TL
(252.65 $)
     +134.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,229.14 TL
(683.19 $)
147,589.93 TL
(4,536.01 $)
     +563.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 35.24 6.57      -81.4 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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