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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 21.09% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 12.56% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in France are 6.19% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in France are 40.08% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in France are 9.84% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in France is 31.37% lower than in United States

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  United States  France      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     15.13 $      +51.27 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     63.03 $      +40.06 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     10.08 $      +55.15 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     6.30 $      +80.08 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.04 $      +0.84 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     3.35 $      -9.04 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     3.07 $      +89.60 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.04 $      +57.98 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.19 $      +17.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.58 $      -34.82 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.05 $     2.13 $      -30.06 %
Eggs (12) 2.32 $     3.43 $      +48.20 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     16.36 $      +71.63 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.81 $     13.07 $      +67.39 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     2.97 $      -22.31 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.93 $      -22.04 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     2.90 $      -24.49 %
Potato (1kg) 2.41 $     1.90 $      -20.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.35 $      -14.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.00 $      -43.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.30 $      -47.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     2.04 $      -11.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.30 $     2.15 $      -34.88 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     8.57 $      +42.86 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.02 $      +0.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     63.03 $      -8.66 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     3.78 $      +26.06 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.89 $      +21.72 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     32.90 $      +9.67 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.93 $      +101.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     22,690.03 $      +8.05 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.19 $     179.97 $      +12.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.29 $      +85.59 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.10 $     35.77 $      -24.06 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.49 $     62.37 $      +57.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.87 $     20.75 $      +16.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.10 $      +21.01 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.10 $     106.80 $      +159.83 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.91 $     47.79 $      +33.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.14 $     105.18 $      +36.36 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.69 $     125.15 $      +47.77 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,026.51 $     876.59 $      -14.61 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.72 $     698.04 $      -9.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,734.77 $     1,648.32 $      -4.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,307.02 $     1,319.28 $      +0.94 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,903.73 $     6,254.79 $      +228.55 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,258.09 $     4,075.45 $      +223.94 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,311.76 $     2,558.29 $      -22.75 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     3.45      -18.10 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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