Cost of Living Estimator in Basel, Switzerland

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When eating in restaurants, you are choosing inexpensive restaurants: of the time

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Smoking (household overall): packs of cigarettes per day

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At home, we are eating: food

Driving car:

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Restaurants 1,204.09 Fr.
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Fr. x 8.68 = 217.00 Fr.
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 Fr. x 3.72 = 55.80 Fr.
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 Fr. x 6.20 = 744.00 Fr.
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 Fr. x 1.55 = 12.40 Fr.
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 Fr. x 1.55 = 9.30 Fr.
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.12 Fr. x 4.65 = 19.14 Fr.
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.79 Fr. x 4.65 = 17.63 Fr.
Cappuccino (regular) 5.19 Fr. x 24.80 = 128.82 Fr.
Going out 263.53 Fr.
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 Fr. x 8.40 = 151.20 Fr.
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 Fr. x 1.05 = 8.40 Fr.
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 Fr. x 1.05 = 6.30 Fr.
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.12 Fr. x 3.15 = 12.96 Fr.
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.79 Fr. x 3.15 = 11.94 Fr.
Cappuccino (regular) 5.19 Fr. x 14.00 = 72.72 Fr.
Cigarettes 0.00 Fr.
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Food at Home 2,794.20 Fr.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.47 Fr. x 7.6433765 = 49.48 Fr.
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.86 Fr. x 31.8935027 = 91.37 Fr.
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.28 Fr. x 25.5148021 = 32.61 Fr.
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.50 Fr. x 23.1466667 = 150.39 Fr.
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.03 Fr. x 25.5148021 = 383.37 Fr.
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 13.74 Fr. x 38.2722032 = 525.76 Fr.
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 24.95 Fr. x 38.2722032 = 954.80 Fr.
Apples (1 lb) 1.79 Fr. x 76.5444064 = 137.14 Fr.
Banana (1 lb) 1.29 Fr. x 63.7870053 = 82.10 Fr.
Oranges (1 lb) 1.85 Fr. x 76.5444064 = 141.72 Fr.
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 Fr. x 51.0296043 = 99.82 Fr.
Potato (1 lb) 1.30 Fr. x 51.0296043 = 66.37 Fr.
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 Fr. x 25.5148021 = 28.36 Fr.
Lettuce (1 head) 2.20 Fr. x 23.1466667 = 50.92 Fr.
Drinks at Home 68.17 Fr.
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.05 Fr. x 5.1190476 = 10.49 Fr.
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.63 Fr. x 1.0238095 = 2.70 Fr.
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 Fr. x 0.7678571 = 9.98 Fr.
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.50 Fr. x 30.00 = 45.00 Fr.
Car and Gasoline 0.00 Fr.
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.15 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,800.00 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Public Transport and Taxi 320.00 Fr.
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.75 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 70.20 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 Fr. x 4.00 = 320.00 Fr.
Leisure and Sport Memberships 400.60 Fr.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.15 Fr. x 4.00 = 280.60 Fr.
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30.00 Fr. x 4.00 = 120.00 Fr.
Vacation and Travel (Monthly Approximate Amount) 0.00 Fr.
Utilities 486.47 Fr.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 224.09 Fr. x 1.00 = 224.09 Fr.
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 54.88 Fr. x 4.00 = 219.50 Fr.
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.88 Fr. x 1.00 = 42.88 Fr.
Clothing and Shoes 200.37 Fr.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 110.71 Fr. x 0.40 = 44.29 Fr.
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.29 Fr. x 0.40 = 20.51 Fr.
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 151.43 Fr. x 0.40 = 60.57 Fr.
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 187.50 Fr. x 0.40 = 75.00 Fr.
Rent 0.00 Fr.
Childcare and School Fees 0.00 Fr.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,475.00 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,000.00 Fr. x 0.00 = 0.00 Fr.
Other Goods and Services 321.27 Fr.
Household Supplies, approximation using (Groceries index + 20) / 100.0 x 20EUR x 4 family members 126.17 Fr.
Electronics, approximation using 30.0EUR * (household members + 1) formula 104.75 Fr.
Other, approximation using Cost of Living Plus Rent Index 90.36 Fr.
The overall estimate of monthly spending* 6,058.71 Fr.

* Our estimator doesn't include insurance, health-related expenses, parking fees, or domestic help. It doesn't take into calculations income tax.

Use this tool to calculate allowance or adjustment if relocating to Basel, Switzerland. To get more information about prices displayed on this page, please visit Cost of Living in Basel.
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