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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 6.63% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 2.00% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Germany are 20.99% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 8.82% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Germany are 12.42% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 16.52% lower than in United States

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  United States  Germany      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     10.37 $      +3.67 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     51.83 $      +15.19 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     8.48 $      +30.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     3.89 $      +11.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     3.89 $      -22.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.67 $     3.23 $      -11.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.59 $      +61.11 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.15 $      +66.48 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     0.98 $      -2.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.74 $      -28.29 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     2.09 $      -30.44 %
Eggs (12) 2.30 $     2.53 $      +10.26 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.55 $     10.77 $      +12.79 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     9.08 $      +16.94 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     2.87 $      -24.77 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     2.92 $      -21.91 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.82 $     2.94 $      -23.12 %
Potato (1kg) 2.40 $     1.74 $      -27.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.24 $      -21.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     0.60 $      -66.25 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.48 $      -46.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     1.07 $      -53.45 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.28 $     1.30 $      -60.28 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     6.48 $      +7.99 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.24 $      +61.98 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     85.53 $      +22.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.15 $      +38.22 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.20 $      +41.81 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.90 $     32.40 $      +8.35 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.05 $      +113.71 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,803.75 $     24,620.97 $      +18.35 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.40 $     253.97 $      +58.34 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.12 $      -23.22 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.89 $     28.77 $      -38.65 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.35 $     41.25 $      +4.82 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.55 $     22.39 $      +20.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.66 $      +16.63 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.27 $     100.43 $      +143.37 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.22 $     45.97 $      +26.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.18 $     102.96 $      +33.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.44 $     120.43 $      +42.63 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,022.62 $     736.95 $      -27.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 768.35 $     537.56 $      -30.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,734.19 $     1,462.03 $      -15.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,305.92 $     1,087.53 $      -16.72 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,914.22 $     4,034.10 $      +110.74 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,254.77 $     2,696.12 $      +114.87 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,295.74 $     2,696.39 $      -18.19 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.19     3.08      -26.64 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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