NUMBEO

Quality of Life in Istanbul, Turkey

Purchasing Power Index 40.48   Very Low
Safety Index 52.40   Moderate
Health Care Index 67.88   High
Climate Index 93.02   Very High
Cost of Living Index 38.59   Very Low
Property Price to Income Ratio 11.26   Moderate
Traffic Commute Time Index 52.05   High
Pollution Index 70.54   High
ƒ Quality of Life Index: 112.38   High

Minimum contributors for an underlying section: 320

Maximum contributors for an underlying section: 861

Last update: October 2019

Sign up for our newsletter:
Your email address:
This page in other languages:

DeutschLebensqualität in Istanbul
PortuguêsQualidade de Vida em Istambul
ItalianoQualità della Vita a Istanbul
FrançaisQualité de Vie à Istanbul
EspañolCalidad de Vida en Estambul

Leave a comment:
Your name: Sign In
Your email address (optional):
Your comment (no HTML):

5 Comments so far

#Anonymous on May 17, 2017 :
Purchasing Power +Very Low
Safety Index +Depends on areas but usualy High
Health Care Index +Very low at public hospital
Traffic Commute Time Index +Traffic jam
Pollution Index +Air quality terrible, green areas ? What green areas where are they?
#Anonymous on May 11, 2017 :
COL index isn't very low, taxes are over-priced on goods,cars,gas,rent etc.!!!
#SD on Oct 13, 2016 :
Quality of Life is not high if you're not rich enough! you must earn minimum 5.000 per month for one person if you want be consider yourself rich!
#Anonymous on Aug 12, 2016 :
If you can afford to expend over 10,000TL monthly in Istanbul QOL would be above the global avrage. With 2000TL per month, life is like being a Syrian refugee in Balkans.
#Maria on Apr 16, 2016 :
Quality of life high?? Are you joking?.
Prices for everyday life are 100 - 300%
higher than in Scandinavia, including
public transport and food. Apartments
are very much inferior to European housing
and traffic is a disaster... Basically, Istanbul
is a city where only the mega rich can have
a good life.