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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 0.56% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 8.13% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in France are 27.79% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in France are 19.48% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in France are 11.75% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in France is 16.03% lower than in United States

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  United States  France      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     12.97 $      +29.67 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     54.03 $      +20.07 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $     8.64 $      +33.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.40 $      +54.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.32 $      -13.55 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.71 $     2.76 $      -25.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.64 $     2.63 $      +59.85 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     1.65 $      +27.44 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.01 $      -0.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.45 $     1.36 $      -44.40 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.11 $     1.82 $      -41.53 %
Eggs (12) 2.38 $     2.79 $      +17.08 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.56 $     13.37 $      +39.77 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.05 $     11.04 $      +37.14 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.49 $      -35.08 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.83 $     2.44 $      -36.23 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.89 $     2.42 $      -37.73 %
Potato (1kg) 2.47 $     1.52 $      -38.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.60 $     1.17 $      -26.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $     0.80 $      -55.22 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     5.94 $      -50.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $     1.32 $      -23.36 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.20 $     1.43 $      -34.86 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     7.56 $      +26.07 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     1.73 $      -13.55 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     51.00 $      -20.30 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     3.24 $      +8.06 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.62 $      +4.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     32.42 $      +8.06 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.80 $     1.49 $      +84.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     19,910.31 $      -5.19 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 158.46 $     153.00 $      -3.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.21 $      +41.90 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.95 $     30.31 $      -35.43 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.90 $     47.65 $      +25.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.37 $     18.24 $      -0.73 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     9.73 $      -2.74 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.70 $     90.84 $      +123.22 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.67 $     43.57 $      +22.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 77.47 $     95.93 $      +23.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.86 $     104.78 $      +23.47 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 949.50 $     661.63 $      -30.32 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 754.31 $     517.34 $      -31.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,652.17 $     1,205.62 $      -27.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,263.51 $     951.18 $      -24.72 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,968.82 $     3,763.07 $      +91.13 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,300.31 $     2,696.47 $      +107.37 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,633.34 $     2,031.60 $      -22.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     3.23      -23.04 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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Currency: USD