Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Turkey Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Turkey are 53.97% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Turkey are 63.69% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Turkey are 82.34% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Turkey are 67.99% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Turkey are 60.73% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Turkey is 67.09% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Turkey Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(128.38 TL)
4.09 $
(35.00 TL)
     -72.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(513.52 TL)
17.53 $
(150.00 TL)
     -70.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(68.47 TL)
3.51 $
(30.00 TL)
     -56.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(42.79 TL)
2.34 $
(20.00 TL)
     -53.26 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(51.35 TL)
2.80 $
(24.00 TL)
     -53.26 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.30 $
(36.82 TL)
1.72 $
(14.73 TL)
     -59.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 $
(16.34 TL)
0.61 $
(5.26 TL)
     -67.80 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(13.21 TL)
0.21 $
(1.83 TL)
     -86.11 %
Markets
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.25 $
(27.80 TL)
2.57 $
(21.97 TL)
     -20.96 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.48 $
(21.25 TL)
0.29 $
(2.48 TL)
     -88.34 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.80 $
(15.44 TL)
0.68 $
(5.81 TL)
     -62.34 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.30 $
(19.68 TL)
1.71 $
(14.67 TL)
     -25.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.02 $
(42.97 TL)
2.72 $
(23.30 TL)
     -45.77 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.18 $
(35.75 TL)
1.48 $
(12.64 TL)
     -64.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.75 $
(49.24 TL)
4.20 $
(35.92 TL)
     -27.04 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(17.57 TL)
0.38 $
(3.28 TL)
     -81.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(6.05 TL)
0.77 $
(6.59 TL)
     +8.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 $
(15.43 TL)
0.42 $
(3.58 TL)
     -76.79 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(16.64 TL)
0.30 $
(2.59 TL)
     -84.42 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $
(10.03 TL)
0.15 $
(1.30 TL)
     -87.02 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $
(10.10 TL)
0.12 $
(1.02 TL)
     -89.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.64 $
(14.06 TL)
0.48 $
(4.11 TL)
     -70.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.80 $
(15.41 TL)
0.23 $
(1.96 TL)
     -87.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(102.70 TL)
7.01 $
(60.00 TL)
     -41.58 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.48 $
(21.22 TL)
1.73 $
(14.82 TL)
     -30.18 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.84 $
(24.35 TL)
2.33 $
(19.97 TL)
     -17.97 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(68.47 TL)
2.10 $
(18.00 TL)
     -73.71 %
Transportation
United States Edit Turkey Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.20 $
(18.83 TL)
0.43 $
(3.65 TL)
     -80.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(556.32 TL)
24.07 $
(206.03 TL)
     -62.97 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(27.82 TL)
0.65 $
(5.55 TL)
     -80.05 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.63 $
(22.51 TL)
0.80 $
(6.84 TL)
     -69.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(256.76 TL)
3.75 $
(32.06 TL)
     -87.51 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.61 $
(22.33 TL)
3.32 $
(28.42 TL)
     +27.24 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(196,850.10 TL)
37,096.76 $
(317,500.00 TL)
     +61.29 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,672.84 $
(185,491.34 TL)
30,118.83 $
(257,778.01 TL)
     +38.97 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 165.20 $
(1,413.91 TL)
62.25 $
(532.78 TL)
     -62.32 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(1.19 TL)
0.09 $
(0.76 TL)
     -35.77 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.91 $
(564.13 TL)
13.93 $
(119.20 TL)
     -78.87 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.11 $
(317.61 TL)
22.45 $
(192.11 TL)
     -39.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.81 $
(135.32 TL)
13.38 $
(114.52 TL)
     -15.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(102.70 TL)
3.51 $
(30.00 TL)
     -70.79 %
Childcare
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 939.05 $
(8,037.07 TL)
238.41 $
(2,040.47 TL)
     -74.61 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,563.45 $
(133,202.91 TL)
5,945.26 $
(50,883.71 TL)
     -61.80 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Turkey Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.88 $
(375.59 TL)
37.17 $
(318.13 TL)
     -15.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.55 $
(304.22 TL)
26.20 $
(224.25 TL)
     -26.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.18 $
(651.97 TL)
63.99 $
(547.68 TL)
     -16.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.45 $
(825.48 TL)
49.19 $
(421.02 TL)
     -49.00 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,335.36 $
(11,428.92 TL)
250.50 $
(2,143.93 TL)
     -81.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,082.31 $
(9,263.17 TL)
158.31 $
(1,354.93 TL)
     -85.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,172.01 $
(18,589.58 TL)
440.11 $
(3,766.74 TL)
     -79.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,756.93 $
(15,037.08 TL)
271.99 $
(2,327.86 TL)
     -84.52 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 333.31 $
(2,852.67 TL)
80.21 $
(686.52 TL)
     -75.93 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 199.63 $
(1,708.55 TL)
54.07 $
(462.74 TL)
     -72.92 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,556.85 $
(30,442.05 TL)
424.98 $
(3,637.24 TL)
     -88.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.01 16.91      +321.47 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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