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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Switzerland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Switzerland are 79.60% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Switzerland are 76.12% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Switzerland are 68.45% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Switzerland are 111.01% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Switzerland are 69.71% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Switzerland is 7.91% higher than in United States

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  United States  Switzerland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     21.77 $      +117.65 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     108.83 $      +141.84 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     14.15 $      +117.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     6.53 $      +86.56 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.44 $      +8.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.67 $     4.75 $      +29.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     4.34 $      +169.60 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     3.80 $      +195.44 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.58 $      +57.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.74 $      +12.88 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     2.64 $      -12.14 %
Eggs (12) 2.30 $     5.75 $      +150.13 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     21.97 $      +130.60 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     25.38 $      +227.05 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     4.26 $      +11.64 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     3.92 $      +5.09 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.83 $     4.37 $      +13.93 %
Potato (1kg) 2.40 $     2.59 $      +8.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     2.14 $      +36.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.17 $      -33.89 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     13.06 $      +8.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     1.82 $      -21.23 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.28 $     2.18 $      -33.44 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     8.71 $      +45.10 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.81 $      +90.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     79.44 $      +13.49 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.75 $      +124.91 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     4.14 $      +166.21 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.40 $     65.30 $      +122.09 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     1.99 $      +106.69 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,820.00 $     27,206.44 $      +30.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.27 $     206.46 $      +28.82 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.39 $      +150.66 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.97 $     50.52 $      +7.55 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.39 $     109.94 $      +179.15 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.59 $     37.64 $      +102.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     19.59 $      +95.89 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.30 $     129.73 $      +214.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.23 $     60.99 $      +68.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.22 $     143.81 $      +86.24 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.44 $     163.88 $      +94.06 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,021.25 $     1,562.37 $      +52.99 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 767.56 $     1,265.15 $      +64.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,729.66 $     2,934.36 $      +69.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,304.62 $     2,356.44 $      +80.62 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,913.18 $     9,727.60 $      +408.45 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,258.06 $     7,596.88 $      +503.85 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,297.54 $     6,266.88 $      +90.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     1.94      -53.84 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014August, 2014
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