Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Finland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Finland are 10.79% higher than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Finland are 4.22% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Finland are 33.15% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Finland are 18.96% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Finland are 3.11% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Finland is 14.84% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Finland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(12.39 €)
14.53 $
(12.00 €)
     -3.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(49.55 €)
84.76 $
(70.00 €)
     +41.27 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(6.61 €)
9.69 $
(8.00 €)
     +21.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(4.13 €)
7.27 $
(6.00 €)
     +45.31 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(4.96 €)
7.27 $
(6.00 €)
     +21.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.29 $
(3.55 €)
4.33 $
(3.57 €)
     +0.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 $
(1.57 €)
2.98 $
(2.46 €)
     +56.42 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(1.27 €)
1.90 $
(1.57 €)
     +23.65 %
Markets
United States Edit Finland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.24 $
(2.67 €)
4.33 $
(3.58 €)
     +33.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.48 $
(2.05 €)
2.18 $
(1.80 €)
     -12.06 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 $
(1.49 €)
1.12 $
(0.93 €)
     -37.84 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.30 $
(1.90 €)
2.53 $
(2.09 €)
     +9.91 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.03 $
(4.15 €)
3.68 $
(3.04 €)
     -26.75 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.17 $
(3.45 €)
5.46 $
(4.51 €)
     +30.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.73 $
(4.73 €)
7.67 $
(6.33 €)
     +33.99 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(1.70 €)
1.21 $
(1.00 €)
     -41.13 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(0.58 €)
0.88 $
(0.73 €)
     +25.13 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 $
(1.49 €)
1.13 $
(0.93 €)
     -37.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(1.60 €)
1.66 $
(1.37 €)
     -14.50 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $
(0.97 €)
0.55 $
(0.45 €)
     -53.27 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $
(0.97 €)
0.76 $
(0.63 €)
     -35.61 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.64 $
(1.36 €)
1.94 $
(1.61 €)
     +18.49 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.80 $
(1.49 €)
1.65 $
(1.36 €)
     -8.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(9.91 €)
14.53 $
(12.00 €)
     +21.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.45 $
(2.02 €)
2.92 $
(2.42 €)
     +19.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.83 $
(2.34 €)
3.51 $
(2.90 €)
     +24.24 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(6.61 €)
9.69 $
(8.00 €)
     +21.09 %
Transportation
United States Edit Finland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(1.86 €)
3.63 $
(3.00 €)
     +61.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(53.68 €)
67.81 $
(56.00 €)
     +4.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(2.68 €)
7.27 $
(6.00 €)
     +123.55 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(2.15 €)
3.10 $
(2.56 €)
     +19.17 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(24.78 €)
56.91 $
(47.00 €)
     +89.71 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.61 $
(2.16 €)
7.05 $
(5.83 €)
     +170.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(18,994.20 €)
30,151.30 $
(24,900.00 €)
     +31.09 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,622.93 $
(17,856.97 €)
30,742.42 $
(25,388.17 €)
     +42.18 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Finland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.79 $
(136.09 €)
128.20 $
(105.87 €)
     -22.20 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(0.11 €)
0.08 $
(0.07 €)
     -40.50 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.81 $
(54.34 €)
29.08 $
(24.01 €)
     -55.81 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Finland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.06 $
(30.60 €)
48.36 $
(39.94 €)
     +30.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.72 $
(12.98 €)
28.36 $
(23.42 €)
     +80.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(9.91 €)
16.95 $
(14.00 €)
     +41.27 %
Childcare
United States Edit Finland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 936.15 $
(773.11 €)
344.39 $
(284.41 €)
     -63.21 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,570.21 $
(12,858.42 €)
7,176.57 $
(5,926.67 €)
     -53.91 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Finland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.91 $
(36.27 €)
102.22 $
(84.42 €)
     +132.78 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.50 $
(29.32 €)
43.30 $
(35.76 €)
     +21.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.02 $
(62.78 €)
99.15 $
(81.89 €)
     +30.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.25 $
(79.49 €)
143.14 $
(118.21 €)
     +48.72 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Finland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,338.17 $
(1,105.11 €)
877.37 $
(724.56 €)
     -34.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,082.99 $
(894.37 €)
690.37 $
(570.14 €)
     -36.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,152.29 $
(1,777.44 €)
1,472.27 $
(1,215.85 €)
     -31.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,740.36 $
(1,437.25 €)
1,153.62 $
(952.70 €)
     -33.71 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Finland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 333.06 $
(275.05 €)
573.74 $
(473.81 €)
     +72.26 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 199.12 $
(164.44 €)
337.87 $
(279.03 €)
     +69.69 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Finland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,556.34 $
(2,936.95 €)
2,900.60 $
(2,395.42 €)
     -18.44 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.03 1.41      -65.13 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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