Summary

Cost of living in Cork is 12% more expensive than Helsinki according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$2,171
$2,458
Cost of Living
$2,845
$3,370
Average Salary
$1,519
$1,474
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,168.78
$1,135.25
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$889.85
$1,125.16
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$2,283.8
$2,200.56
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,531.45
$1,767.94

Salaries And Financing

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,844.91
$3,370.65
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%1.46
%3.69

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$194.77
$168.9
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.08
$0.28
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$26.57
$58.91

Markets

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.17
$1.23
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$2.5
$2.1
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.56
$3.4
Local Cheese (1kg)
$9.4
$13.56
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$1.81
$1.55
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$14.63
$11.27
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$2.88
$3.01
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.56
$3.51
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$8.94
$14.61
Apples (1kg)
$2.66
$3.02
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$11.3
$9.18
Oranges (1kg)
$2.27
$2.89
Potato (1kg)
$1.11
$1.75
Lettuce (1 head)
$3.05
$1.26
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.23
$2.99
Tomato (1kg)
$3.54
$3.56
Banana (1kg)
$1.93
$1.92
Onion (1kg)
$1.52
$1.54
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$15.75
$11.92

Transportation

Name
Helsinki
Cork
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$3.2
$2.76
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$68.13
$98.66
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.84
$1.7
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$27,976.15
$31,511.72
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$7.28
$4.98
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$1.49
$2.29
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$55.77
$26.89
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$29,075.2
$31,485.52

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Helsinki
Cork
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$96.4
$81.28
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$39.91
$42.75
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$98.76
$92.97
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$136.19
$113.07

Restaurants

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$14.63
$17.4
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$76.62
$68.8
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$9.49
$9.86
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$7.91
$6.03
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$7.54
$6.01
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.02
$2.5
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.38
$1.99
Cappuccino (regular)
$4.57
$3.76

Sports And Leisure

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$45.24
$51.56
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$29.38
$17.72
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$16.22
$12.25

Childcare

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$416.33
$1,040.52
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$2,897.42
$10,439.16

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Helsinki
Cork
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$8,351.56
$3,427.87
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$5,138.89
$2,526.38