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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 22.72% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 14.19% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in France are 4.57% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in France are 41.86% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in France are 11.28% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in France is 31.35% lower than in United States

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  United States  France      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     15.36 $      +53.55 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     63.98 $      +42.18 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     10.24 $      +57.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     6.40 $      +82.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.12 $      +2.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     3.40 $      -7.49 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     3.12 $      +92.80 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.07 $      +59.79 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.21 $      +19.70 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.61 $      -33.64 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.05 $     2.18 $      -28.61 %
Eggs (12) 2.32 $     3.51 $      +51.62 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     16.51 $      +73.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.80 $     13.30 $      +70.46 %
Apples (1kg) 3.83 $     3.02 $      -21.19 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.97 $      -20.95 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.85 $     2.94 $      -23.64 %
Potato (1kg) 2.41 $     1.95 $      -19.07 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.37 $      -12.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.02 $      -42.52 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.40 $      -46.68 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.07 $      -10.21 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     2.19 $      -33.80 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     8.70 $      +45.02 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.05 $      +2.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.50 $     63.98 $      -7.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     3.84 $      +27.96 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.92 $      +23.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     33.40 $      +11.32 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.96 $      +104.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     23,032.63 $      +9.68 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.37 $     183.59 $      +14.48 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.30 $      +89.18 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.06 $     36.33 $      -22.79 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.47 $     63.68 $      +61.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.96 $     21.06 $      +17.26 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.48 $      +24.76 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.17 $     108.64 $      +163.90 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.96 $     48.30 $      +34.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.21 $     106.94 $      +38.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.58 $     127.53 $      +50.78 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,028.26 $     894.64 $      -12.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 772.49 $     713.67 $      -7.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,735.61 $     1,687.43 $      -2.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,305.79 $     1,336.85 $      +2.38 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,897.93 $     6,396.59 $      +237.03 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,255.03 $     4,167.83 $      +232.09 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,300.46 $     2,587.30 $      -21.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     3.44      -18.19 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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