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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 19.88% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 11.02% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in France are 8.45% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in France are 38.12% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in France are 8.71% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in France is 30.66% lower than in United States

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  United States  France      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     14.93 $      +49.33 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     62.22 $      +38.27 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     9.96 $      +53.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     6.22 $      +77.77 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.98 $      -0.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.27 $      -11.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     3.03 $      +86.46 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     2.01 $      +55.28 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.18 $      +16.35 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.58 $      -35.19 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     2.09 $      -31.76 %
Eggs (12) 2.33 $     3.38 $      +45.20 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.54 $     16.32 $      +71.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.85 $     12.99 $      +65.52 %
Apples (1kg) 3.83 $     2.94 $      -23.28 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.78 $     2.90 $      -23.36 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     2.86 $      -25.74 %
Potato (1kg) 2.42 $     1.91 $      -21.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.33 $      -16.58 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     1.00 $      -43.79 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.22 $      -48.15 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.03 $      -11.86 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     2.14 $      -35.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     8.59 $      +43.11 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     1.99 $      -0.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     62.22 $      -11.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.36 $      +45.18 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.87 $      +20.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     34.59 $      +16.09 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.89 $      +98.62 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     22,492.53 $      +7.11 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.07 $     177.09 $      +11.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.30 $      +92.95 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.06 $     35.20 $      -25.20 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.58 $     60.26 $      +52.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.84 $     20.68 $      +15.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.13 $      +21.33 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.97 $     106.89 $      +160.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.85 $     47.78 $      +33.28 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.44 $     106.14 $      +37.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.90 $     122.98 $      +44.85 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.78 $     868.51 $      -15.33 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.66 $     687.85 $      -11.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,741.22 $     1,608.56 $      -7.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,308.37 $     1,274.52 $      -2.59 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,912.43 $     5,884.45 $      +207.69 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,259.49 $     3,861.31 $      +206.58 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,309.33 $     2,547.61 $      -23.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     3.41      -19.06 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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