Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Finland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Finland are 8.98% higher than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Finland are 4.99% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Finland are 31.79% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Finland are 19.75% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Finland are 5.71% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Finland is 12.79% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Finland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(12.31 €)
14.01 $
(11.50 €)
     -6.61 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 56.58 $
(46.45 €)
85.26 $
(70.00 €)
     +50.70 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(6.57 €)
9.74 $
(8.00 €)
     +21.81 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(4.10 €)
7.31 $
(6.00 €)
     +46.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(4.93 €)
7.31 $
(6.00 €)
     +21.81 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.27 $
(3.50 €)
4.33 $
(3.55 €)
     +1.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(1.55 €)
3.05 $
(2.50 €)
     +61.15 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 $
(1.26 €)
1.96 $
(1.61 €)
     +28.30 %
Markets
United States Edit Finland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.23 $
(2.65 €)
4.31 $
(3.54 €)
     +33.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.46 $
(2.02 €)
2.11 $
(1.73 €)
     -14.56 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 $
(1.48 €)
1.12 $
(0.92 €)
     -38.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.32 $
(1.91 €)
2.50 $
(2.05 €)
     +7.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.01 $
(4.11 €)
3.61 $
(2.96 €)
     -27.96 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.11 $
(3.37 €)
5.34 $
(4.38 €)
     +29.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.67 $
(4.65 €)
7.46 $
(6.12 €)
     +31.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(1.69 €)
1.16 $
(0.95 €)
     -43.39 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(0.58 €)
0.88 $
(0.72 €)
     +23.85 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 $
(1.48 €)
1.07 $
(0.88 €)
     -40.61 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(1.59 €)
1.57 $
(1.29 €)
     -18.81 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 $
(0.97 €)
0.53 $
(0.44 €)
     -54.99 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $
(0.98 €)
0.74 $
(0.61 €)
     -37.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(1.34 €)
1.89 $
(1.55 €)
     +16.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.80 $
(1.48 €)
1.59 $
(1.30 €)
     -11.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(9.85 €)
14.62 $
(12.00 €)
     +21.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.37 $
(1.95 €)
2.85 $
(2.34 €)
     +20.28 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 $
(2.31 €)
3.29 $
(2.70 €)
     +16.91 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(6.57 €)
9.74 $
(8.00 €)
     +21.81 %
Transportation
United States Edit Finland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(1.85 €)
3.65 $
(3.00 €)
     +62.41 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(57.47 €)
68.21 $
(56.00 €)
     -2.55 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(2.67 €)
7.31 $
(6.00 €)
     +124.87 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(2.22 €)
3.14 $
(2.57 €)
     +16.17 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(24.63 €)
57.29 $
(47.03 €)
     +90.95 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.54 $
(2.08 €)
7.03 $
(5.77 €)
     +177.11 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(18,882.38 €)
29,538.12 $
(24,250.00 €)
     +28.43 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,490.20 $
(17,642.87 €)
30,692.99 $
(25,198.12 €)
     +42.82 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Finland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 163.00 $
(133.82 €)
121.66 $
(99.88 €)
     -25.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(0.11 €)
0.08 $
(0.07 €)
     -40.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.46 $
(53.74 €)
29.22 $
(23.99 €)
     -55.35 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Finland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.20 $
(30.54 €)
48.10 $
(39.49 €)
     +29.30 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.87 $
(13.03 €)
27.95 $
(22.94 €)
     +76.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(9.85 €)
17.05 $
(14.00 €)
     +42.11 %
Childcare
United States Edit Finland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 937.98 $
(770.06 €)
349.15 $
(286.65 €)
     -62.78 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,916.64 $
(13,067.13 €)
7,317.10 $
(6,007.14 €)
     -54.03 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Finland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.91 $
(36.05 €)
104.83 $
(86.06 €)
     +138.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.50 $
(29.14 €)
42.58 $
(34.96 €)
     +19.97 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.85 $
(62.27 €)
100.84 $
(82.79 €)
     +32.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.57 $
(78.46 €)
144.71 $
(118.80 €)
     +51.41 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Finland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,348.37 $
(1,106.98 €)
907.16 $
(744.76 €)
     -32.72 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,085.15 $
(890.88 €)
707.18 $
(580.57 €)
     -34.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,159.20 $
(1,772.65 €)
1,523.37 $
(1,250.64 €)
     -29.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,722.63 $
(1,414.23 €)
1,170.19 $
(960.69 €)
     -32.07 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Finland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 328.02 $
(269.30 €)
576.47 $
(473.26 €)
     +75.74 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 196.50 $
(161.32 €)
337.76 $
(277.29 €)
     +71.88 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Finland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,527.38 $
(2,895.89 €)
2,922.95 $
(2,399.66 €)
     -17.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.14 1.40      -66.26 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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