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Cost of Living in Ireland

Cost of living in Ireland is 97.07% higher than in Russia (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Ireland is 291.90% higher than in Russia (average data for all cities).

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Restaurants[ Edit ]Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 12.00-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 45.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00-9.50
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 € 4.50-6.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 € 4.00-6.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.09 € 2.50-3.80
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.72 € 1.10-2.80
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.42 € 1.00-2.00
Markets[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.96 € 0.75-1.50
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.46 € 0.89-2.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.53 € 1.00-3.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.67 € 2.00-3.78
Local Cheese (1kg) 7.35 € 4.00-12.10
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.01 € 5.00-10.00
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.99 € 5.00-13.00
Apples (1kg) 2.13 € 1.50-3.00
Banana (1kg) 1.72 € 1.25-3.00
Oranges (1kg) 2.19 € 1.50-3.00
Tomato (1kg) 2.60 € 1.50-4.00
Potato (1kg) 1.49 € 0.99-3.00
Onion (1kg) 1.16 € 0.79-2.00
Lettuce (1 head) 0.93 € 0.79-1.49
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.30 € 0.60-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 € 8.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 € 1.62-3.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.61 € 2.00-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.50 € 12.00-13.50
Transportation[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 € 2.25-3.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 115.80 € 75.00-150.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 € 3.60-5.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.44 € 1.10-2.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 € 23.00-38.40
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.43 € 1.36-1.50
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 22,000.00-29,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,673.25 € 22,000.00-30,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 144.65 € 90.00-247.27
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 € 0.15-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 51.59 € 37.00-65.00
Sports And Leisure[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.32 € 30.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.95 € 8.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.50 € 8.80-13.00
Childcare[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 893.52 € 600.00-1,100.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,685.86 € 5,500.00-12,000.00
Clothing And Shoes[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 74.80 € 50.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.68 € 25.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.09 € 60.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 87.01 € 60.00-120.00
Rent Per Month[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,220.40 € 750.00-1,850.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,003.19 € 600.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,111.74 € 1,100.00-3,250.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,679.53 € 940.00-2,500.00
Buy Apartment Price[ Edit ]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,891.76 € 1,500.00-6,000.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,989.68 € 1,500.00-5,000.00
Salaries And Financing[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,286.82 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.57 3.00-4.50

Prices in Ireland

These data are based on 11734 entries in the past 18 months from 1369 different contributors.
Last update: January 2020
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

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By City in Ireland

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Local Purchasing Power Index

Dublin78.0461.2570.0159.4380.1176.24
Cork75.8139.8658.6261.7279.2479.93
Galway74.0736.0255.8760.3478.0874.65
Limerick68.8031.0450.7556.7465.3674.33

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Cost of Living in this country for some cities: Athlone, Donegal, Drogheda, Dundalk, Newbridge, Sligo, Swords, Waterford, Wexford

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