Cost of Living in Italy

Cost of living in Italy is 0.85% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Italy is, on average, 44.46% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.10 $ 8.45-24.14
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 66.38 $ 48.27-96.55
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.65 $ 8.45-10.86
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.03 $ 3.62-7.24
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.83 $ 3.62-7.24
Cappuccino (regular) 1.67 $ 1.21-2.41
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.53 $ 1.65-3.62
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.26 $ 0.95-1.81
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.24 $ 3.43-6.85
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.73 $ 0.88-3.28
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.07 $ 0.55-1.64
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.36 $ 1.45-5.43
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.89 $ 3.83-13.14
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.55 $ 2.19-6.57
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.11 $ 4.38-11.50
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 $ 0.55-1.46
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.55-1.64
Oranges (1 lb) 0.99 $ 0.52-1.64
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 $ 0.55-1.64
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 $ 0.33-1.09
Onion (1 lb) 0.71 $ 0.44-1.09
Lettuce (1 head) 1.27 $ 0.60-2.41
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.49 $ 0.24-1.21
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.03 $ 3.62-12.07
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.61 $ 0.97-2.41
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 $ 1.21-3.62
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.64 $ 6.28-7.24
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.81 $ 1.45-2.41
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 42.24 $ 36.21-60.34
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.03 $ 4.10-12.07
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.67 $ 1.94-5.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 34.18 $ 25.34-60.34
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.03 $ 6.30-7.77
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,912.41 $ 24,136.69-30,170.86
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,297.05 $ 24,136.69-32,584.53
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 187.86 $ 120.68-341.94
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $ 0.01-0.24
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 34.82 $ 30.17-48.27
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 57.15 $ 30.17-90.51
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23.15 $ 14.48-33.27
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.26 $ 8.45-14.48
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 536.92 $ 301.71-844.78
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,775.58 $ 6,034.17-21,723.02
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.56 $ 36.21-120.68
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.12 $ 18.10-60.34
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.30 $ 60.34-144.82
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.53 $ 72.41-217.23
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 728.68 $ 482.73-1,303.74
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 558.09 $ 362.05-905.13
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,303.37 $ 844.78-3,092.62
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 938.71 $ 603.42-1,843.44
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 385.71 $ 209.32-939.77
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 226.14 $ 134.54-426.05
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,732.95 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.92 1.30-3.00

Prices in Italy

This country had 28161 entries in the past 12 months by 2352 different contributors.
Last update: December 2020
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References
  

By City in Italy

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Milan 83.09 44.68 64.50 71.77 82.90 52.09
Brescia 78.36 18.76 49.51 73.43 77.64 59.23
Bergamo 78.31 20.82 50.49 70.59 77.60 59.92
Rome 78.24 35.76 57.68 67.80 76.70 50.62
Genoa 77.17 19.54 49.28 70.29 73.08 54.59
Parma 76.38 22.06 50.09 58.16 89.04 60.00
Bologna 76.04 27.73 52.66 68.50 77.25 55.67
Florence 75.76 31.61 54.39 66.63 76.64 53.01
Trieste 74.41 17.95 47.08 69.00 70.13 65.56
Verona 73.83 23.24 49.35 63.53 71.66 63.84
Turin 71.67 21.90 47.58 59.89 73.65 60.38
Padova 69.16 21.75 46.21 54.75 69.44 67.43
Naples 68.33 21.26 45.55 60.12 57.69 51.27
Bari 61.66 18.12 40.59 54.37 58.68 66.34
Catania 61.65 17.94 40.49 46.64 60.16 63.18
Palermo 60.21 15.50 38.57 48.01 49.51 60.77
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