Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Finland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Finland are 9.45% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Finland are 25.91% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Finland are 53.21% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Finland are 2.65% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Finland are 21.13% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Finland is 7.98% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Finland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(14.72 €)
12.23 $
(12.00 €)
     -18.45 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $
(63.77 €)
72.38 $
(71.00 €)
     +11.35 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(7.85 €)
8.15 $
(8.00 €)
     +1.94 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(4.91 €)
6.12 $
(6.00 €)
     +22.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(5.89 €)
6.63 $
(6.50 €)
     +10.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.51 $
(4.43 €)
3.80 $
(3.73 €)
     -15.71 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $
(2.01 €)
2.45 $
(2.40 €)
     +19.26 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.62 $
(1.59 €)
1.55 $
(1.52 €)
     -4.44 %
Markets
United States Edit Finland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 $
(3.41 €)
3.75 $
(3.68 €)
     +7.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.65 $
(2.60 €)
1.94 $
(1.90 €)
     -26.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.84 $
(1.80 €)
0.99 $
(0.97 €)
     -46.24 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.11 $
(3.05 €)
2.37 $
(2.32 €)
     -23.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.17 $
(5.08 €)
3.27 $
(3.20 €)
     -36.86 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.25 $
(5.15 €)
4.67 $
(4.58 €)
     -11.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.69 $
(6.57 €)
6.85 $
(6.72 €)
     +2.39 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.14 $
(2.10 €)
1.04 $
(1.02 €)
     -51.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $
(0.71 €)
0.78 $
(0.76 €)
     +7.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.85 $
(1.82 €)
1.01 $
(0.99 €)
     -45.74 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.00 $
(1.96 €)
1.55 $
(1.52 €)
     -22.62 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 $
(1.18 €)
0.49 $
(0.48 €)
     -59.66 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.21 $
(1.19 €)
0.68 $
(0.67 €)
     -44.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.74 $
(1.71 €)
1.77 $
(1.73 €)
     +1.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.86 $
(1.83 €)
1.49 $
(1.47 €)
     -19.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.35 $
(12.12 €)
12.23 $
(12.00 €)
     -0.95 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.95 $
(2.90 €)
2.74 $
(2.69 €)
     -7.15 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 $
(2.98 €)
3.23 $
(3.17 €)
     +6.51 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.58 $
(8.42 €)
9.17 $
(9.00 €)
     +6.93 %
Transportation
United States Edit Finland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.45 €)
3.06 $
(3.00 €)
     +22.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(68.67 €)
59.12 $
(58.00 €)
     -15.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(3.19 €)
6.12 $
(6.00 €)
     +88.19 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(2.55 €)
2.54 $
(2.49 €)
     -2.20 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(29.43 €)
47.91 $
(47.00 €)
     +59.70 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.83 $
(4.73 €)
8.61 $
(8.45 €)
     +78.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $
(23,544.00 €)
26,778.48 $
(26,269.69 €)
     +11.58 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,617.87 $
(22,188.13 €)
27,486.69 $
(26,964.44 €)
     +21.53 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Finland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 173.35 $
(170.06 €)
117.27 $
(115.04 €)
     -32.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(0.14 €)
0.07 $
(0.07 €)
     -51.59 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.12 $
(66.82 €)
23.41 $
(22.96 €)
     -65.64 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Finland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.52 $
(36.81 €)
39.12 $
(38.38 €)
     +4.27 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.08 $
(16.75 €)
24.62 $
(24.15 €)
     +44.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(11.77 €)
14.27 $
(14.00 €)
     +18.93 %
Childcare
United States Edit Finland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,041.51 $
(1,021.72 €)
312.15 $
(306.22 €)
     -70.03 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,021.26 $
(15,716.86 €)
6,907.44 $
(6,776.20 €)
     -56.89 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Finland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 45.03 $
(44.18 €)
86.85 $
(85.20 €)
     +92.86 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.70 $
(35.02 €)
37.91 $
(37.19 €)
     +6.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.21 $
(76.72 €)
82.21 $
(80.64 €)
     +5.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 99.66 $
(97.77 €)
122.11 $
(119.79 €)
     +22.52 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Finland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,664.92 $
(1,633.29 €)
828.57 $
(812.83 €)
     -50.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,248.33 $
(1,224.61 €)
674.85 $
(662.03 €)
     -45.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,776.52 $
(2,723.76 €)
1,215.90 $
(1,192.79 €)
     -56.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,183.91 $
(2,142.41 €)
964.59 $
(946.26 €)
     -55.83 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Finland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 418.99 $
(411.03 €)
445.59 $
(437.12 €)
     +6.35 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 223.64 $
(219.39 €)
273.45 $
(268.25 €)
     +22.27 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Finland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,718.58 $
(3,647.93 €)
2,535.35 $
(2,487.18 €)
     -31.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.36 1.37      -74.55 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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