Cost of Living Comparison Between Turkey and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 117.5% higher than in Turkey (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 149.8% higher than in Turkey
Rent Prices in United States are 242.3% higher than in Turkey
Restaurant Prices in United States are 164.2% higher than in Turkey
Groceries Prices in United States are 146.3% higher than in Turkey
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 191.5% higher than in Turkey
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Restaurants
Turkey Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.41 $
(200.00 TL)
20.00 $
(624.49 TL)
     +212.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 27.22 $
(850.00 TL)
75.00 $
(2,341.82 TL)
     +175.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.09 $
(190.00 TL)
10.50 $
(327.86 TL)
     +72.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.56 $
(80.00 TL)
6.00 $
(187.35 TL)
     +134.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.52 $
(110.00 TL)
7.00 $
(218.57 TL)
     +98.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.31 $
(72.28 TL)
5.08 $
(158.60 TL)
     +119.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.04 $
(32.53 TL)
2.47 $
(77.02 TL)
     +136.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.39 $
(12.24 TL)
2.04 $
(63.57 TL)
     +419.2 %
Markets
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.15 $
(98.33 TL)
4.01 $
(125.13 TL)
     +27.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.60 $
(18.65 TL)
3.23 $
(100.74 TL)
     +440.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 $
(20.65 TL)
2.06 $
(64.17 TL)
     +210.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.54 $
(48.16 TL)
3.72 $
(116.19 TL)
     +141.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.31 $
(103.26 TL)
5.82 $
(181.73 TL)
     +76.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.53 $
(79.07 TL)
5.51 $
(171.93 TL)
     +117.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.03 $
(188.26 TL)
7.24 $
(226.02 TL)
     +20.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.46 $
(14.30 TL)
2.41 $
(75.18 TL)
     +425.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $
(19.30 TL)
0.76 $
(23.79 TL)
     +23.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.51 $
(15.94 TL)
2.03 $
(63.52 TL)
     +298.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.39 $
(12.04 TL)
2.22 $
(69.34 TL)
     +475.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.27 $
(8.56 TL)
1.37 $
(42.72 TL)
     +399.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.19 $
(5.78 TL)
1.38 $
(42.96 TL)
     +642.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.92 $
(28.67 TL)
2.15 $
(67.19 TL)
     +134.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.26 $
(8.13 TL)
2.17 $
(67.84 TL)
     +734.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.63 $
(269.34 TL)
15.00 $
(468.36 TL)
     +73.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.69 $
(52.83 TL)
1.75 $
(54.54 TL)
     +3.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.39 $
(74.78 TL)
3.54 $
(110.43 TL)
     +47.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1.76 $
(55.00 TL)
10.00 $
(312.24 TL)
     +467.7 %
Transportation
Turkey Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.48 $
(15.00 TL)
2.50 $
(78.06 TL)
     +420.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 37.69 $
(1,177.00 TL)
72.00 $
(2,248.15 TL)
     +91.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.64 $
(20.00 TL)
3.75 $
(117.09 TL)
     +485.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.91 $
(28.36 TL)
2.80 $
(87.43 TL)
     +208.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.89 $
(152.73 TL)
30.00 $
(936.73 TL)
     +513.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.65 $
(145.07 TL)
3.65 $
(114.09 TL)
     -21.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 43,161.87 $
(1,347,700.00 TL)
33,000.00 $
(1,030,402.53 TL)
     -23.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 42,598.75 $
(1,330,117.07 TL)
26,036.49 $
(812,971.52 TL)
     -38.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 60.01 $
(1,873.63 TL)
205.76 $
(6,424.83 TL)
     +242.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 7.30 $
(228.05 TL)
51.20 $
(1,598.78 TL)
     +601.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 9.97 $
(311.23 TL)
70.91 $
(2,214.14 TL)
     +611.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.02 $
(999.88 TL)
47.41 $
(1,480.28 TL)
     +48.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.67 $
(395.49 TL)
22.68 $
(708.15 TL)
     +79.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.80 $
(150.00 TL)
14.00 $
(437.14 TL)
     +191.4 %
Childcare
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 345.62 $
(10,791.88 TL)
1,380.11 $
(43,093.13 TL)
     +299.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,927.49 $
(216,306.18 TL)
23,259.43 $
(726,259.90 TL)
     +235.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Turkey Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 42.91 $
(1,339.68 TL)
52.34 $
(1,634.26 TL)
     +22.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.29 $
(1,070.69 TL)
43.58 $
(1,360.67 TL)
     +27.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.37 $
(2,572.00 TL)
88.48 $
(2,762.73 TL)
     +7.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 70.48 $
(2,200.63 TL)
114.42 $
(3,572.69 TL)
     +62.3 %
Rent Per Month
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 548.31 $
(17,120.45 TL)
1,774.47 $
(55,406.49 TL)
     +223.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 378.41 $
(11,815.75 TL)
1,450.86 $
(45,302.04 TL)
     +283.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 946.34 $
(29,548.71 TL)
2,965.95 $
(92,609.66 TL)
     +213.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 637.44 $
(19,903.75 TL)
2,402.25 $
(75,008.74 TL)
     +276.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 171.40 $
(5,351.71 TL)
322.52 $
(10,070.54 TL)
     +88.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 104.05 $
(3,248.97 TL)
256.75 $
(8,016.83 TL)
     +146.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Turkey Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 623.53 $
(19,469.25 TL)
4,541.06 $
(141,791.53 TL)
     +628.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 31.61 6.56      -79.2 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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