Turkey is 63.5% cheaper than United States.

If you lived in Turkey instead of United States, you would:

pay 76.8% less for restaurants

 
United States
Turkey
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.25
 
$2.59
₺9.24
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.75
 
$2.90
₺10.35
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.90
 
$0.49
₺1.74

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pay 67.2% less for groceries

 
United States
Turkey
Bread
1 loaf
$2.71
 
$0.30
₺1.06
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.56
 
$2.15
₺7.67
Milk (1 gallon) $3.22
 
$2.36
₺8.43

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pay 29.2% less for transportation

 
United States
Turkey
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.62
 
$2.98
₺10.62
Monthly public transit pass $63.05
 
$18.98
₺67.68
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,189.08
 
$25,487.68
₺90,873.76

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pay 80.0% less for housing

 
United States
Turkey
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$67.11
 
$17.64
₺62.88
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,225.46
 
$133.43
₺475.74
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,034.80
 
$94.97
₺338.59

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pay 78.1% less for childcare

 
United States
Turkey
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $891.12
 
$190.17
₺678.02
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,195.09
 
$3,423.72
₺12,206.94

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pay 66.7% less for entertainment and sports

 
United States
Turkey
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.52
 
$1.88
₺6.69
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.18
 
$1.37
₺4.87
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.90
 
$2.07
₺7.38

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pay 46.4% less for clothing

 
United States
Turkey
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.02
 
$26.03
₺92.80
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$35.26
 
$19.67
₺70.14
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$75.54
 
$46.12
₺164.44

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