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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Switzerland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Switzerland are 76.25% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Switzerland are 72.99% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Switzerland are 65.82% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Switzerland are 106.82% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Switzerland are 66.90% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Switzerland is 7.13% higher than in United States

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  United States  Switzerland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     21.35 $      +113.47 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     106.73 $      +137.19 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     13.88 $      +113.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     6.40 $      +82.97 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.41 $      +8.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     4.66 $      +26.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     4.27 $      +165.07 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     3.71 $      +187.66 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.56 $      +54.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.72 $      +11.92 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.02 $     2.60 $      -14.05 %
Eggs (12) 2.31 $     5.69 $      +146.91 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.50 $     21.84 $      +129.78 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     25.18 $      +224.43 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     4.17 $      +9.09 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.74 $     3.86 $      +3.08 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     4.25 $      +10.71 %
Potato (1kg) 2.41 $     2.52 $      +4.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.58 $     2.11 $      +33.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.15 $      -35.16 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.74 $      -2.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     1.77 $      -23.03 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.30 $     2.15 $      -34.78 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     8.54 $      +42.31 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.74 $      +86.79 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     77.92 $      +11.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.40 $      +113.47 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     4.06 $      +161.10 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     64.04 $      +120.83 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.95 $      +103.11 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,860.00 $     26,683.74 $      +27.92 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.62 $     205.21 $      +27.76 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.38 $      +141.91 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.91 $     49.06 $      +4.58 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.38 $     108.04 $      +174.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.37 $     36.61 $      +99.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     19.21 $      +92.12 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.36 $     127.22 $      +207.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.12 $     59.35 $      +64.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.20 $     140.57 $      +82.09 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.57 $     160.73 $      +90.06 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,024.92 $     1,532.83 $      +49.56 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 769.05 $     1,238.54 $      +61.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,732.48 $     2,895.57 $      +67.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,306.99 $     2,347.83 $      +79.64 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,909.50 $     9,662.74 $      +406.04 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,248.83 $     7,608.07 $      +509.22 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,298.78 $     6,113.31 $      +85.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     1.94      -53.83 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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