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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 10.73% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 1.86% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Germany are 17.76% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 13.32% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Germany are 9.00% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 17.45% lower than in United States

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  United States  Germany      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     10.71 $      +7.08 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     53.54 $      +18.98 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     9.09 $      +39.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     4.02 $      +14.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.02 $      -19.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     3.35 $      -8.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.71 $      +69.02 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     2.25 $      +75.49 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.01 $      +0.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.83 $      -24.53 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     2.13 $      -29.16 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     2.64 $      +15.18 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.56 $     11.22 $      +17.32 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.78 $     9.44 $      +21.35 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     2.93 $      -23.17 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.72 $     3.01 $      -19.15 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     3.04 $      -20.88 %
Potato (1kg) 2.38 $     1.80 $      -24.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.27 $      -19.20 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $     0.63 $      -64.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.69 $      -44.23 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     1.10 $      -52.17 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     1.33 $      -59.40 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     6.69 $      +11.54 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.35 $      +67.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     87.00 $      +24.29 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.28 $      +42.77 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.28 $      +46.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     33.46 $      +15.39 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.13 $      +121.14 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,750.00 $     25,431.67 $      +22.56 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.39 $     260.10 $      +62.17 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.12 $      -19.29 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.69 $     29.71 $      -36.38 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.54 $     44.17 $      +11.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.47 $     22.86 $      +23.79 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.05 $      +20.47 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.11 $     104.02 $      +153.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.45 $     46.35 $      +27.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.89 $     107.01 $      +39.17 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.40 $     126.31 $      +49.65 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,017.07 $     761.04 $      -25.17 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 764.66 $     554.66 $      -27.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,726.56 $     1,514.13 $      -12.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,298.94 $     1,119.47 $      -13.82 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,934.59 $     4,189.22 $      +116.54 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,253.84 $     2,767.18 $      +120.70 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,298.33 $     2,773.21 $      -15.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     3.11      -25.64 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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