Prices in Finland 2022
According to Stat.fi report, inflation in Finland was 7.8 per cent in June 2022.
Consumer prices were raised most in June by increases in the prices of petrol, electricity, diesel, and capital repair on detached houses from last year.
We compare prices collected in November 2019 and July 2022 to see if prices are going up in Finland.
This comparison presents the most recent analysis of price levels for consumer goods and services in Finland, focusing on food prices, utility costs, transportation and travel.
In 2019, a cost of living in Finland for a family of four was about US$5217 | €4742 per month; US$62601 | €56904 per year.
In 2022, a cost of living in Finland for two-parent, two-child family grew by 19% to US$6198 | €5634 per month; US$74376 | €67608 per year.
The calculation includes 2-room apartment rental costs outside of Helsinki metropolian area, a car loan monthly payment, utilities, groceries, entertainment, and 2-week vacation once a year.
Apartments for rent in Helsinki US$1003 | €912 vs US$924 | €840 (8% increase).
Apartment for rent in Finland US$717 | €652 vs US$616 | €560 (16% increase).
95 petrol costs 2.30€ in August 2022 vs 1.55€ in 2019 (48% increase).
Food costs 11.6% more in Finland in 2022 compared to 2019.
Beef entrecote 1kg costs US$43 | €39 compared to US$30 | €27.50 per kg two years ago.
Dairy products and cheese prices increased by 10-15%.
Free-range eggs 10pcs now cost up to 30% more (US$2.5 | €2.29 vs US$1.7 | €1.59).
Seasonal fruits and vegetables are significantly cheaper than 2 years ago.
Alcohol prices increased just by 2.6% compared to t 2019.
Absolut Vodka 40% 70cl costs US$26.4 | €23.99 in 2022 vs US$25.3 | €22.97 in 2019 (+4.3%).
In July 2022, tourist accomodation prices had risen by 9.4% compared to 2019.
Lunch buffet price is up to 7-15%.
Public health care client fees are quite fixed and grew only by 3-5%.
Private healthcare prices have grown 13-17% since 2019.
Our ultimate Cost of Living calculator will help you figure out how much money you need to move and live in Finland in 2022.