Iraq is 59.2% cheaper than Ireland.

If you lived in Iraq instead of Ireland, you would:

pay 66.2% less for restaurants

 
Ireland
Iraq
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.63
€15.44
$4.48
IQD5,864
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.41
€8.73
$6.61
IQD8,662
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.04
€1.89
$0.46
IQD599

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pay 51.5% less for groceries

 
Ireland
Iraq
Bread
1 loaf
$1.68
€1.56
$0.83
IQD1,081
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.31
€4.00
$2.12
IQD2,774
Milk (1 gallon) $4.75
€4.41
$4.32
IQD5,662

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pay 51.4% less for transportation

 
Ireland
Iraq
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.64
€7.09
$1.72
IQD2,256
Monthly public transit pass $113.76
€105.56
$27.22
IQD35,654
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $32,407.58
€30,071.32
$16,262.95
IQD21,305,214

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pay 61.6% less for housing

 
Ireland
Iraq
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$52.84
€49.03
$38.80
IQD50,834
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,291.60
€1,198.49
$279.28
IQD365,876
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,147.51
€1,064.79
$186.02
IQD243,694

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pay 85.0% less for childcare

 
Ireland
Iraq
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $893.73
€829.30
$109.67
IQD143,670
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $8,678.25
€8,052.64
$1,546.87
IQD2,026,467

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pay 51.6% less for entertainment and sports

 
Ireland
Iraq
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.53
€5.13
$2.49
IQD3,256
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.60
€3.34
$2.24
IQD2,936
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$15.83
€14.69
$1.78
IQD2,326

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pay 47.1% less for clothing

 
Ireland
Iraq
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$76.22
€70.73
$24.73
IQD32,393
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.26
€34.57
$25.30
IQD33,148
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$85.01
€78.88
$45.64
IQD59,796

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