Cost of living comparison

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Greece is 2.2 times more expensive than Ankara.

If you lived in Greece instead of Ankara, you would:

pay 2.8 times more for restaurants

 
Ankara
Greece
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.51
₺12.50
$11.58
€10.15
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$3.21
₺11.46
$7.08
€6.21
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.62
₺2.20
$1.87
€1.64

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pay 96.9% more for groceries

 
Ankara
Greece
Bread
1 loaf
$0.37
₺1.31
$0.97
€0.85
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.38
₺8.49
$4.56
€4.00
Milk (1 gallon) $3.31
₺11.82
$5.03
€4.41

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pay 92.8% more for transportation

 
Ankara
Greece
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.81
₺17.14
$8.41
€7.37
Monthly public transit pass $22.79
₺81.24
$36.15
€31.70
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $35,055.33
₺124,986.27
$19,836.21
€17,394.39

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pay 3.0 times more for housing

 
Ankara
Greece
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$8.00
₺28.52
$33.91
€29.74
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $182.01
₺648.94
$377.49
€331.02
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $123.31
₺439.65
$296.91
€260.36

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pay 54.2% more for childcare

 
Ankara
Greece
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $184.90
₺659.25
$323.64
€283.80
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $4,510.20
₺16,080.66
$6,014.67
€5,274.27

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pay 2.4 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Ankara
Greece
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.04
₺7.29
$3.93
€3.44
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.47
₺5.26
$3.06
€2.68
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.64
₺5.83
$4.73
€4.15

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pay 68.1% more for clothing

 
Ankara
Greece
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$32.70
₺116.60
$70.87
€62.14
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$27.64
₺98.54
$32.81
€28.77
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$62.28
₺222.04
$73.51
€64.46

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