Cost of Living Comparison

EUR
COMPARED TO
USD

United States is 96.5% more expensive than Estonia.

If you lived in United States instead of Estonia, you would:
local_dining

pay 38.5% more for restaurants

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.89
€6.92
$13.96 +76.8%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.16
€5.41
$7.62 +23.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.76
€1.55
$1.89 +7.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.04
€0.91
$1.53 +46.3%
Average +38.5%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 2.9 times more for groceries

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.77
€0.67
$2.71 +253.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.56
€3.13
$5.53 +55.1%
Milk (1 gallon) $2.92
€2.56
$3.25 +11.3%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.53
€1.35
$2.39 +55.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.57
€2.25
$4.11 +60.3%
Apples (1 lb) $0.52
€0.46
$2.12 +306.4%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.51
€0.44
$0.75 +48.3%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.63
€0.55
$1.91 +203.8%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.03
€0.90
$1.93 +88.2%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.22
€0.20
$1.25 +458.5%
Onions (1 lb) $0.21
€0.18
$1.28 +518.8%
Average +187.3%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 66.5% more for transportation

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.60
€4.91
$2.78 -50.3%
Monthly public transit pass $19.83
€17.39
$63.20 +218.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,394.95
€17,884.36
$22,884.28 +12.2%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $8.76
€7.68
$16.24 +85.5%
Average +66.5%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.6 times more for housing

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$21.84
€19.15
$66.60 +204.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $396.13
€347.37
$1,219.93 +208.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $297.91
€261.24
$1,023.89 +243.7%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$146.79
€128.72
$126.32 -13.9%
Average +160.7%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.9 times more for childcare

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $210.05
€184.20
$892.01 +324.7%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,318.22
€8,171.15
$14,670.22 +57.4%
Average +191.0%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 34.9% more for entertainment and sports

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.89
€3.41
$4.57 +17.5%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.56
€2.25
$4.20 +63.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.80
€4.21
$7.61 +58.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $48.05
€42.13
$39.75 -17.3%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $7.79
€6.83
$11.82 +51.8%
Average +34.9%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 3.7% less for clothing

  Estonia help_outline United States help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$77.32
€67.80
$44.12 -42.9%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$29.42
€25.80
$36.26 +23.2%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$74.02
€64.91
$75.91 +2.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $94.76
€83.09
$97.00 +2.4%
Average -3.7%

Estonia vs. United States - Cost of clothing
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