Ireland is 11.3% more expensive than Michigan.

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

pay 6.0% more for restaurants

 
Michigan
Ireland
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.01
 
$15.19
€14.91
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.72
 
$8.67
€8.51
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.81
 
$1.91
€1.88

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pay 10.9% less for groceries

 
Michigan
Ireland
Bread
1 loaf
$2.31
 
$1.69
€1.66
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.15
 
$4.09
€4.01
Milk (1 gallon) $2.47
 
$4.41
€4.33

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pay 55.6% more for transportation

 
Michigan
Ireland
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.22
 
$7.37
€7.24
Monthly public transit pass $47.04
 
$112.50
€110.44
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,045.00
 
$28,748.49
€28,221.44

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pay 1.7% less for housing

 
Michigan
Ireland
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$64.00
 
$49.92
€49.00
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,100.16
 
$1,102.58
€1,082.36
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $868.67
 
$985.23
€967.17

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pay 21.1% less for childcare

 
Michigan
Ireland
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $872.84
 
$785.38
€770.98
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,869.05
 
$8,032.79
€7,885.52

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pay 31.3% more for entertainment and sports

 
Michigan
Ireland
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.32
 
$5.14
€5.05
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.20
 
$3.36
€3.30
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.85
 
$14.72
€14.45

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pay 19.6% more for clothing

 
Michigan
Ireland
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.29
 
$72.59
€71.26
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$33.51
 
$35.98
€35.32
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$73.15
 
$79.46
€78.01

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