Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Turkey Reverse

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Cost of Living in Turkey is 52.1% lower than in United States (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Turkey is 58.7% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Turkey are 70.7% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Turkey are 57.5% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Turkey are 57.8% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Turkey is 63.8% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Turkey Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(654.75 TL)
7.64 $
(250.00 TL)
     -61.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(2,455.31 TL)
30.55 $
(1,000.00 TL)
     -59.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 $
(360.11 TL)
6.50 $
(212.76 TL)
     -40.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(196.42 TL)
2.75 $
(90.00 TL)
     -54.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(229.16 TL)
3.67 $
(120.00 TL)
     -47.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.11 $
(167.26 TL)
2.49 $
(81.55 TL)
     -51.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 $
(81.56 TL)
1.13 $
(37.00 TL)
     -54.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $
(67.13 TL)
0.45 $
(14.79 TL)
     -78.0 %
Markets
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.99 $
(130.69 TL)
3.28 $
(107.53 TL)
     -17.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.24 $
(106.04 TL)
0.62 $
(20.38 TL)
     -80.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(67.37 TL)
0.69 $
(22.58 TL)
     -66.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.68 $
(120.36 TL)
1.59 $
(52.11 TL)
     -56.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $
(190.56 TL)
3.39 $
(110.87 TL)
     -41.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.46 $
(178.89 TL)
2.55 $
(83.45 TL)
     -53.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.26 $
(237.63 TL)
6.45 $
(211.16 TL)
     -11.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.40 $
(78.67 TL)
0.45 $
(14.88 TL)
     -81.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(25.00 TL)
0.64 $
(21.04 TL)
     -15.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.03 $
(66.58 TL)
0.47 $
(15.42 TL)
     -76.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(72.62 TL)
0.41 $
(13.44 TL)
     -81.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.35 $
(44.22 TL)
0.28 $
(9.03 TL)
     -79.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(45.17 TL)
0.19 $
(6.29 TL)
     -86.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $
(70.71 TL)
0.91 $
(29.66 TL)
     -58.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.19 $
(71.64 TL)
0.38 $
(12.32 TL)
     -82.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(491.06 TL)
9.16 $
(300.00 TL)
     -38.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $
(58.56 TL)
1.79 $
(58.75 TL)
     +0.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.51 $
(114.99 TL)
2.52 $
(82.36 TL)
     -28.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(327.38 TL)
1.83 $
(60.00 TL)
     -81.7 %
Transportation
United States Edit Turkey Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(81.84 TL)
0.52 $
(17.00 TL)
     -79.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(2,291.62 TL)
33.25 $
(1,088.50 TL)
     -52.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(114.58 TL)
0.98 $
(31.92 TL)
     -72.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.76 $
(90.36 TL)
1.13 $
(36.85 TL)
     -59.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(982.12 TL)
7.77 $
(254.32 TL)
     -74.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(119.34 TL)
4.54 $
(148.52 TL)
     +24.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,448.00 $
(1,095,003.90 TL)
41,166.86 $
(1,347,700.00 TL)
     +23.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,114.93 $
(854,937.56 TL)
42,248.52 $
(1,383,110.79 TL)
     +61.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 204.27 $
(6,687.22 TL)
60.19 $
(1,970.34 TL)
     -70.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 52.83 $
(1,729.47 TL)
8.05 $
(263.69 TL)
     -84.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.50 $
(2,307.95 TL)
10.75 $
(351.82 TL)
     -84.8 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.63 $
(1,526.59 TL)
34.76 $
(1,138.09 TL)
     -25.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.86 $
(715.75 TL)
12.83 $
(420.13 TL)
     -41.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(458.32 TL)
4.58 $
(150.00 TL)
     -67.3 %
Childcare
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,382.89 $
(45,272.46 TL)
381.71 $
(12,496.26 TL)
     -72.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,461.10 $
(735,320.29 TL)
7,975.04 $
(261,082.76 TL)
     -64.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Turkey Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.09 $
(1,705.31 TL)
47.75 $
(1,563.37 TL)
     -8.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.55 $
(1,392.85 TL)
36.08 $
(1,181.21 TL)
     -15.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.52 $
(2,898.01 TL)
87.56 $
(2,866.43 TL)
     -1.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.89 $
(3,728.51 TL)
75.50 $
(2,471.63 TL)
     -33.7 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,752.28 $
(57,365.38 TL)
536.77 $
(17,572.43 TL)
     -69.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,441.24 $
(47,182.47 TL)
381.79 $
(12,498.89 TL)
     -73.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,936.47 $
(96,132.76 TL)
931.72 $
(30,502.32 TL)
     -68.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,384.86 $
(78,074.38 TL)
642.41 $
(21,030.95 TL)
     -73.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 308.17 $
(10,088.60 TL)
177.83 $
(5,821.71 TL)
     -42.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 250.15 $
(8,189.31 TL)
106.98 $
(3,502.20 TL)
     -57.2 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Turkey Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,544.50 $
(148,775.57 TL)
678.71 $
(22,219.24 TL)
     -85.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 34.72      +428.9 %
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