Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Malta Reverse

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Cost of Living in Malta is 24.9% lower than in United States (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Malta is 30.9% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Malta are 41.9% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Malta are 16.3% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Malta are 32.8% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Malta is 51.2% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Malta Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(18.62 €)
16.11 $
(15.00 €)
     -19.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(69.82 €)
75.20 $
(70.00 €)
     +0.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $
(10.24 €)
10.21 $
(9.50 €)
     -7.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(5.59 €)
3.76 $
(3.50 €)
     -37.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(6.52 €)
4.30 $
(4.00 €)
     -38.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.11 $
(4.76 €)
2.56 $
(2.39 €)
     -49.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 $
(2.32 €)
2.30 $
(2.14 €)
     -7.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $
(1.91 €)
1.58 $
(1.47 €)
     -22.8 %
Markets
United States Edit Malta Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.99 $
(3.71 €)
4.39 $
(4.08 €)
     +9.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.24 $
(3.02 €)
1.12 $
(1.04 €)
     -65.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(1.91 €)
1.31 $
(1.22 €)
     -36.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.67 $
(3.42 €)
3.14 $
(2.92 €)
     -14.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $
(5.42 €)
4.29 $
(3.99 €)
     -26.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.46 $
(5.09 €)
3.85 $
(3.59 €)
     -29.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.26 $
(6.76 €)
6.81 $
(6.34 €)
     -6.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $
(2.24 €)
1.29 $
(1.20 €)
     -46.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(0.71 €)
0.89 $
(0.83 €)
     +16.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(1.90 €)
1.17 $
(1.09 €)
     -42.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(2.07 €)
1.30 $
(1.21 €)
     -41.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.35 $
(1.26 €)
0.74 $
(0.69 €)
     -45.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(1.29 €)
0.89 $
(0.83 €)
     -35.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $
(2.01 €)
1.73 $
(1.61 €)
     -20.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.19 $
(2.04 €)
0.83 $
(0.77 €)
     -62.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(13.96 €)
6.45 $
(6.00 €)
     -57.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $
(1.67 €)
1.68 $
(1.57 €)
     -6.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.51 $
(3.27 €)
2.63 $
(2.45 €)
     -25.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(9.31 €)
6.12 $
(5.70 €)
     -38.8 %
Transportation
United States Edit Malta Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(2.33 €)
2.15 $
(2.00 €)
     -14.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(65.16 €)
27.39 $
(25.50 €)
     -60.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(3.26 €)
5.37 $
(5.00 €)
     +53.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.76 $
(2.57 €)
3.46 $
(3.22 €)
     +25.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(27.93 €)
37.60 $
(35.00 €)
     +25.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(3.39 €)
5.45 $
(5.08 €)
     +49.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,272.00 $
(30,971.81 €)
24,729.63 $
(23,020.00 €)
     -25.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,099.49 $
(24,295.16 €)
28,160.34 $
(26,213.53 €)
     +7.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Malta Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 204.36 $
(190.23 €)
102.99 $
(95.87 €)
     -49.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 52.95 $
(49.29 €)
26.30 $
(24.48 €)
     -50.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.51 $
(65.64 €)
32.87 $
(30.60 €)
     -53.4 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Malta Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.56 $
(43.34 €)
59.90 $
(55.76 €)
     +28.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.70 $
(20.20 €)
23.30 $
(21.69 €)
     +7.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(13.03 €)
9.67 $
(9.00 €)
     -30.9 %
Childcare
United States Edit Malta Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,382.83 $
(1,287.23 €)
522.05 $
(485.96 €)
     -62.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,501.22 $
(20,945.64 €)
9,024.40 $
(8,400.51 €)
     -59.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Malta Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.03 $
(48.44 €)
94.76 $
(88.21 €)
     +82.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.54 $
(39.60 €)
40.54 $
(37.74 €)
     -4.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.43 $
(82.31 €)
87.95 $
(81.87 €)
     -0.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.74 $
(105.88 €)
108.05 $
(100.58 €)
     -5.0 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Malta Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,754.24 $
(1,632.96 €)
1,015.24 $
(945.05 €)
     -42.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,442.53 $
(1,342.81 €)
843.24 $
(784.94 €)
     -41.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,938.69 $
(2,735.53 €)
1,766.37 $
(1,644.25 €)
     -39.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,384.69 $
(2,219.82 €)
1,322.53 $
(1,231.10 €)
     -44.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Malta Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 308.53 $
(287.20 €)
376.93 $
(350.87 €)
     +22.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 250.16 $
(232.87 €)
294.54 $
(274.18 €)
     +17.7 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Malta Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,539.57 $
(4,225.74 €)
1,530.19 $
(1,424.40 €)
     -66.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.57 4.69      -28.6 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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