Cost of living in Finland in 2019

Cost of living in Finland

Prices were updated: May 2018

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Food prices$
A loaf of bread (400 g) 2.30$ 2.03
Milk (1 l) 1.25$ 1.10
Eggs (12) 2.61$ 2.31
Local cheese (1 kg) 8.33$ 7.36
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 11.92$ 10.53
White rice (1 kg) 2.76$ 2.44
Onion (1 kg) 1.56$ 1.38
Salad (1 kg) 2.47$ 2.18
Potato (1 kg) 1.20$ 1.06
Tomatoes (1 kg) 3.80$ 3.36
Fresh fish (per kg) 14.90$ 13.16
Bananas (kg) 2.05$ 1.81
Apples (kg) 2.90$ 2.56
Orange (1 kg) 2.32$ 2.05
Beef (1 kg) 18.72$ 16.54
Pork (1 kg) 16.60$ 14.66
Mineral water (1.5 l) 1.90$ 1.68
Restaurants$
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 16.40$ 14.49
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 43.30$ 38.25
Cappuccino (regular) 4.70$ 4.15
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 2.90$ 2.56
Water (330 ml bottle) 2.00$ 1.77
Big Mac meal 9.50$ 8.39
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 87.00$ 76.86
Alcohol$
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 3.30$ 2.92
Imported beer (0,33 l) 3.84$ 3.39
Wine (700 ml) 14.50$ 12.81
Vodka, rum, brandy 16.90$ 14.93
Pack of cigarettes 8.70$ 7.69
Hotels and hostels$
Hostel (for 1 person) 35.50$ 31.36
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 133.00$ 117.49
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 197.00$ 174.03
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 332.00$ 293.29
Apartments for rent$
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 1215.00$ 1073.34
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 944.00$ 833.94
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 2257.00$ 1993.86
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1545.00$ 1364.87
Internet (60 Mbps) 30.00$ 26.50
Transportation$
Public transport (1 way ticket) 3.80$ 3.36
Public transport (Monthly pass) 68.00$ 60.07
Taxi Start 7.50$ 6.63
Taxi (1 km) 2.00$ 1.77
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 59.00$ 52.12
Petrol (gas) 1.85$ 1.63
Personal care$
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 10.44$ 9.22
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 15.90$ 14.05
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 5.18$ 4.58
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 4.73$ 4.18
Tube of toothpaste 2.69$ 2.38
Visit to private doctor 92.00$ 81.27
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 36.00$ 31.80
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 3.82$ 3.37
Entertainment$
1 ticket to the movie 16.00$ 14.13
1 ticket to the theatre 68.00$ 60.07
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 33.00$ 29.15
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.00$ 46.82
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 14.00$ 12.37
Other prices$
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 100.00$ 88.34
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.00$ 59.19
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.00$ 95.41
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.00$ 107.78
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