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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 7.68% lower than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 15.08% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Germany are 31.73% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 5.42% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Germany are 27.91% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 0.46% lower than in United States

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  United States  Germany      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     8.96 $      -10.39 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     44.80 $      -0.44 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $     7.83 $      +20.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     3.36 $      -3.99 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     3.36 $      -32.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.70 $     2.78 $      -24.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.64 $     2.17 $      +32.48 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     1.85 $      +42.38 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     0.84 $      -16.69 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.45 $     1.56 $      -36.26 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.12 $     1.84 $      -41.17 %
Eggs (12) 2.38 $     1.97 $      -17.25 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.58 $     9.13 $      -4.65 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.07 $     7.51 $      -6.89 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.37 $      -38.18 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.83 $     2.40 $      -37.25 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.93 $     2.62 $      -33.26 %
Potato (1kg) 2.46 $     1.51 $      -38.80 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.61 $     1.05 $      -34.72 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     0.50 $      -71.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     5.60 $      -53.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $     0.91 $      -47.25 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.22 $     1.09 $      -50.74 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     5.82 $      -2.93 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.80 $      +40.01 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     71.63 $      +11.92 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     3.58 $      +19.47 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.90 $      +22.58 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     28.00 $      -6.66 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.78 $     1.58 $      +103.78 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     22,401.43 $      +6.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 158.00 $     236.89 $      +49.93 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.11 $      -28.51 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.87 $     25.10 $      -46.44 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.92 $     34.00 $      -10.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.36 $     19.36 $      +5.42 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     10.64 $      +6.41 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.67 $     85.35 $      +109.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.66 $     38.49 $      +7.95 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 77.42 $     93.12 $      +20.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.78 $     105.61 $      +24.58 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 954.54 $     626.28 $      -34.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 759.28 $     447.44 $      -41.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,661.87 $     1,196.96 $      -27.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,270.00 $     900.94 $      -29.06 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,989.59 $     3,701.51 $      +86.04 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,318.72 $     2,477.89 $      +87.90 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,645.82 $     2,236.50 $      -15.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     3.06      -27.16 %
 
Last updateMay, 2015May, 2015
Contributors:95001440
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD