Estonia vs Taiwan - Cost of Living Comparison

Estonia Taiwan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1019
$981
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2404
$2749
🏠 One person rent
$533
$371
🏘️ Family rent
$897
$835
🍽️ Food expenses
$324
$394
🚐 Transport expenses
$52.5
$105
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1277
$1386
💸 GDP per capita
$23054
$24828
😃 Human freedom index
8.91
8.68
❤️ Life expectancy
78.3
80.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
74
68
🌐 English speaking %
50.2%
30%
🎓 Higher education
84
91
😀 Quality of life
75
80
🏙️ Population
1.33M
23.6M

The average cost of living in Estonia ($1019) is 4% more expensive than in Taiwan ($981). Estonia ranked 59th vs 68th for Taiwan in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Estonia compared to 1.4 months in Taiwan. Ranked 22nd and 13th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Estonia vs Taiwan

We calculate prices for Estonia and Taiwan as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 17 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Estonia Taiwan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.26
$3.74
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$45.9
$27.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.35
$4.76
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.33
$2.35
 Cappuccino
$2.94
$2.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.7
$0.97
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$452
$409
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$339
$271
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$839
$1052
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$601
$657
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$149
$48.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$226
$74.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$22.4
$23.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.25%
1.84%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2865
$6856
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2032
$4455
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.37
$0.82
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.3
$37.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.93
$9.03
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.83
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.85
$3.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.83
$1.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$3.08
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.14
$2.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.51
$16.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.91
$8.56
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.5
$21.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$4.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
$1.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
$2.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$3.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
$2.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
$2.19
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.58
$0.8
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.87
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.14
$13.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.41
$1.73
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.9
$3.91
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.49
$11.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.39
$7.12
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$2.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.18
$2.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$42.1
$36.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.14
$9.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$41.8
$46.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.8
$14.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$84.3
$70
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83.8
$82.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$249
$483
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8321
$10628

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Cities Comparison in Estonia vs Taiwan

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Estonia

City Cost of living Population
Tallinn
$1145
438K
Tartu
$891
91.4K
Narva
$743
53.4K
Kohtla-Jarve
$842
33.5K
Parnu
$863
39.6K
Viljandi
$703
16.9K
Maardu
$861
15.3K
Rakvere
$837
15K
Sillamae
$783
12.2K
Kuressaare
$773
13.1K

In Taiwan

City Cost of living Population
New Taipei
$1064
4.36M
Taipei
$1271
2.6M
Taoyuan
$854
2.44M
Kaohsiung
$914
2.73M
Taichung
$927
3.03M
Tainan
$859
1.87M
Hsinchu
$807
499K
Zhubei
$1006
194K
Chiayi
$882
252K
Changhua
$842
235K
Keelung
$973
367K
Kinmen
$828
139K
Miaoli
$708
87.7K
Taitung
$1091
109K
Douliu
$827
108K
Nantou
$828
102K
Yilan
$758
95.9K