Albania vs Finland - Cost of Living Comparison

AlbaniaFinland
🚶 Cost of living One person
$608
$1536
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1496
$3666
🏠 One person rent
$245
$752
🏘️ Family rent
$401
$1288
🍽️ Food Expenses
$229
$523
🚐 Transport Expenses
$54
$94.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$400
$2840
💸 GDP per capita
$5215
$49041
😃 Human freedom index
7.7
8.63
❤️ Life expectancy
78.6
81.8
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
85
🏙️ Population
3.02M
5.5M

The average cost of living in Albania ($608) is 60% less expensive than in Finland ($1536). Albania ranked 142nd vs 25th for Finland in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Albania compared to 1.8 months in Finland. Ranked 53rd and 12th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Albania vs Finland

AlbaniaFinland
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.36
$13.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.2
$72.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.39
$9.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$6.54
☕ Cappuccino
$1.39
$4.29
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.25
$2.8
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$241
$783
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$163
$610
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$461
$1388
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$271
$1073
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$82.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.2
$127
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.7
$25.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
1.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1340
$5196
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$668
$3118
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
$3.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.7
$64.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.4
$23.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.56
$1.82
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.17
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.63
$2.37
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
$2.23
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.76
$2.56
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.43
$9.13
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$11.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.24
$17.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
$2.66
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$1.95
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$2.61
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$3.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$1.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$1.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$1.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.61
$3.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.58
$14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.95
$2.75
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.96
$9.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.41
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.87
$3.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.8
$2.17
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.46
$2.58
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.3
$47.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.58
$15.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.3
$89.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.06
$23.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$46.7
$98.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86.5
$91.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$353
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2808
$10683

Cities Comparison in Albania vs Finland

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Albania

CityCost of livingPopulation
Tirana
$724
418K
Fier
$567
121K
Vlore
$501
131K
Kamez
$527
127K
Durres
$573
113K
Shkoder
$526
112K
Korce
$698
51.2K
Elbasan
$472
78.7K
Berat
$522
36.5K
Sarande
$690
41K

In Finland

CityCost of livingPopulation
Helsinki
$1867
642K
Espoo
$1963
270K
Tampere
$1488
225K
Turku
$1489
188K
Oulu
$1429
201K
Vantaa
$1705
215K
Jyvaskyla
$1371
137K
Kuopio
$1422
120K
Lahti
$1421
118K
Kouvola
$1236
85.9K
Salo
$1329
53.9K
Joensuu
$1449
75.5K
Pori
$1381
85.4K
Kotka
$1269
54.3K
Hameenlinna
$1433
68K
Vaasa
$1348
67.6K
Lappeenranta
$1341
72.9K
Seinajoki
$1416
61.5K
Mikkeli
$1605
54.7K
Rovaniemi
$1336
61.8K
Porvoo
$1474
49.9K
Jarvenpaa
$1576
40.1K
Kokkola
$1175
47.6K
Lohja
$1428
46.8K
Hyvinkaa
$1379
46.5K
Nurmijarvi
$1407
42.7K
Rauma
$1423
39.8K
Tuusula
$1344
38.6K
Kirkkonummi
$1463
38.6K
Savonlinna
$1019
35.5K