Ireland is 20.2% more expensive than Louisiana.

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

pay 5.8% less for restaurants

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $21.75
 
$16.63
€15.60
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.14
 
$9.41
€8.82
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.00
 
$2.04
€1.91

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pay 24.0% less for groceries

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Bread
1 loaf
$3.09
 
$1.68
€1.57
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.18
 
$4.31
€4.05
Milk (1 gallon) $4.38
 
$4.75
€4.45

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pay 88.5% more for transportation

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.90
 
$7.64
€7.17
Monthly public transit pass $45.62
 
$113.76
€106.69
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,299.00
 
$32,407.58
€30,393.97

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pay 9.7% more for housing

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$66.25
 
$52.84
€49.56
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,120.97
 
$1,291.60
€1,211.35
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $959.56
 
$1,147.51
€1,076.21

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pay 17.8% more for childcare

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $613.33
 
$893.73
€838.20
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,660.00
 
$8,678.25
€8,139.04

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pay 40.0% more for entertainment and sports

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.43
 
$5.53
€5.19
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.35
 
$3.60
€3.37
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.48
 
$15.83
€14.85

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pay 15.1% more for clothing

 
Louisiana
Ireland
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.51
 
$76.22
€71.48
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.33
 
$37.26
€34.94
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$83.27
 
$85.01
€79.73

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