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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 2.16% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 6.02% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Germany are 24.04% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 8.89% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Germany are 18.52% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 18.28% lower than in United States

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  United States  Germany      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     9.82 $      -1.83 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     55.22 $      +22.71 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     8.47 $      +30.27 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     3.68 $      +5.18 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     3.68 $      -26.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.08 $      -16.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     2.48 $      +52.36 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     2.04 $      +57.06 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     0.94 $      -7.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.44 $     1.67 $      -31.62 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     2.01 $      -34.58 %
Eggs (12) 2.34 $     2.31 $      -1.43 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.59 $     9.86 $      +2.78 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.90 $     8.35 $      +5.63 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.73 $      -28.85 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.80 $     2.71 $      -28.61 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.87 $     2.80 $      -27.63 %
Potato (1kg) 2.44 $     1.66 $      -32.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.15 $      -27.32 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     0.56 $      -68.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     6.14 $      -48.87 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     1.02 $      -55.99 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.33 $     1.22 $      -63.50 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     6.14 $      +2.26 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.07 $      +53.39 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     83.75 $      +21.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     3.93 $      +30.90 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.09 $      +34.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     30.68 $      +2.95 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     1.92 $      +101.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     23,622.53 $      +12.49 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.17 $     250.27 $      +57.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.11 $      -27.01 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.97 $     27.38 $      -41.69 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.53 $     38.16 $      -3.47 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.90 $     21.30 $      +18.94 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.04 $      +10.44 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.04 $     94.37 $      +129.91 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.77 $     44.32 $      +23.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.64 $     97.69 $      +25.82 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 85.08 $     115.42 $      +35.65 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.59 $     701.68 $      -31.58 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 774.11 $     516.54 $      -33.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,735.53 $     1,405.10 $      -19.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,306.78 $     1,035.47 $      -20.76 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,904.34 $     4,010.07 $      +110.58 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,255.02 $     2,661.82 $      +112.09 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,314.28 $     2,545.39 $      -23.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.22     3.04      -28.10 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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