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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 18.26% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 8.97% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in France are 11.53% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in France are 36.26% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in France are 7.13% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in France is 30.70% lower than in United States

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  United States  France      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     14.74 $      +47.37 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     61.40 $      +36.45 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     9.82 $      +51.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     6.14 $      +75.44 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.91 $      -1.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.21 $      -13.03 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     2.99 $      +83.82 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     2.00 $      +54.48 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.14 $      +12.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.44 $     1.57 $      -35.64 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     2.07 $      -32.39 %
Eggs (12) 2.34 $     3.33 $      +42.23 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.59 $     15.71 $      +63.73 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.90 $     13.09 $      +65.70 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.91 $      -24.11 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.80 $     2.88 $      -24.24 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.87 $     2.81 $      -27.34 %
Potato (1kg) 2.44 $     1.87 $      -23.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.28 $      -19.04 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     0.94 $      -47.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.14 $      -48.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     2.03 $      -12.46 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.33 $     2.08 $      -37.57 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     8.60 $      +43.27 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     1.96 $      -1.76 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     61.40 $      -11.01 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.91 $      +63.74 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.84 $      +18.58 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     34.39 $      +15.39 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.86 $      +95.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     22,243.03 $      +5.92 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.24 $     175.62 $      +10.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.30 $      +90.21 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.96 $     34.63 $      -26.24 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.55 $     58.97 $      +49.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.95 $     20.36 $      +13.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.67 $      +16.66 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.08 $     104.82 $      +155.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.79 $     47.25 $      +32.02 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.69 $     105.61 $      +35.94 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 85.12 $     122.32 $      +43.70 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.71 $     846.12 $      -17.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 774.16 $     659.89 $      -14.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,735.32 $     1,557.86 $      -10.23 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,307.45 $     1,220.31 $      -6.67 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,904.34 $     5,787.12 $      +203.89 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,255.02 $     3,735.39 $      +197.63 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,314.61 $     2,502.94 $      -24.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.22     3.37      -20.16 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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