Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Turkey Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Turkey are 54.1% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Turkey are 60.0% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Turkey are 70.6% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Turkey are 62.6% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Turkey are 59.4% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Turkey is 65.6% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Turkey Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(622.78 TL)
6.42 $
(200.00 TL)
     -67.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(2,335.41 TL)
26.49 $
(825.00 TL)
     -64.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $
(326.96 TL)
6.10 $
(190.00 TL)
     -41.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(186.83 TL)
2.57 $
(80.00 TL)
     -57.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(217.97 TL)
3.21 $
(100.00 TL)
     -54.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 $
(158.16 TL)
2.32 $
(72.24 TL)
     -54.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(76.81 TL)
1.04 $
(32.46 TL)
     -57.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 $
(63.43 TL)
0.39 $
(12.16 TL)
     -80.8 %
Markets
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $
(124.85 TL)
3.15 $
(98.01 TL)
     -21.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(100.50 TL)
0.60 $
(18.63 TL)
     -81.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(64.05 TL)
0.66 $
(20.60 TL)
     -67.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.73 $
(116.01 TL)
1.54 $
(48.06 TL)
     -58.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $
(181.30 TL)
3.30 $
(102.90 TL)
     -43.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.51 $
(171.45 TL)
2.54 $
(79.19 TL)
     -53.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.23 $
(225.25 TL)
6.04 $
(188.02 TL)
     -16.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $
(75.03 TL)
0.46 $
(14.26 TL)
     -81.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(23.73 TL)
0.62 $
(19.25 TL)
     -18.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(63.44 TL)
0.51 $
(15.97 TL)
     -74.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(69.26 TL)
0.38 $
(11.96 TL)
     -82.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(42.62 TL)
0.27 $
(8.54 TL)
     -80.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(42.85 TL)
0.19 $
(5.78 TL)
     -86.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(67.08 TL)
0.92 $
(28.63 TL)
     -57.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.17 $
(67.66 TL)
0.26 $
(8.08 TL)
     -88.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(467.08 TL)
8.35 $
(260.00 TL)
     -44.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(54.37 TL)
1.69 $
(52.71 TL)
     -3.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.54 $
(110.11 TL)
2.39 $
(74.57 TL)
     -32.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(311.39 TL)
1.77 $
(55.00 TL)
     -82.3 %
Transportation
United States Edit Turkey Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(77.85 TL)
0.48 $
(15.00 TL)
     -80.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(2,241.99 TL)
37.80 $
(1,177.00 TL)
     -47.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(116.77 TL)
0.64 $
(20.00 TL)
     -82.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(87.19 TL)
0.91 $
(28.42 TL)
     -67.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(934.16 TL)
4.89 $
(152.37 TL)
     -83.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(113.80 TL)
4.66 $
(145.00 TL)
     +27.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 $
(1,027,580.40 TL)
43,280.41 $
(1,347,700.00 TL)
     +31.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,036.08 $
(810,732.30 TL)
42,574.54 $
(1,325,720.16 TL)
     +63.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205.86 $
(6,410.18 TL)
59.99 $
(1,868.12 TL)
     -70.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.09 $
(1,590.79 TL)
7.32 $
(227.86 TL)
     -85.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.87 $
(2,206.89 TL)
10.00 $
(311.47 TL)
     -85.9 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.63 $
(1,483.10 TL)
32.17 $
(1,001.74 TL)
     -32.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.63 $
(704.59 TL)
12.70 $
(395.47 TL)
     -43.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(435.94 TL)
4.82 $
(150.00 TL)
     -65.6 %
Childcare
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,380.58 $
(42,989.57 TL)
347.76 $
(10,828.94 TL)
     -74.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,259.22 $
(724,264.16 TL)
6,945.18 $
(216,264.70 TL)
     -70.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Turkey Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.32 $
(1,629.18 TL)
43.09 $
(1,341.85 TL)
     -17.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.53 $
(1,355.41 TL)
34.18 $
(1,064.27 TL)
     -21.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.45 $
(2,754.18 TL)
82.12 $
(2,557.00 TL)
     -7.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.36 $
(3,560.90 TL)
70.33 $
(2,190.08 TL)
     -38.5 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,775.99 $
(55,302.15 TL)
551.73 $
(17,180.10 TL)
     -68.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,452.30 $
(45,222.73 TL)
380.11 $
(11,836.07 TL)
     -73.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,968.11 $
(92,423.48 TL)
951.26 $
(29,621.03 TL)
     -68.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,404.05 $
(74,859.23 TL)
641.22 $
(19,966.67 TL)
     -73.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 321.70 $
(10,017.41 TL)
172.07 $
(5,358.03 TL)
     -46.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 256.67 $
(7,992.37 TL)
104.43 $
(3,251.75 TL)
     -59.3 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,538.05 $
(141,309.55 TL)
625.10 $
(19,464.95 TL)
     -86.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 31.55      +380.9 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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