Cost of Living Comparison Between Liege and Antwerp 

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Consumer Prices in Antwerp are 2.1% lower than in Liege (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Antwerp are 5.0% higher than in Liege
Rent Prices in Antwerp are 35.8% higher than in Liege
Restaurant Prices in Antwerp are 17.5% higher than in Liege
Groceries Prices in Antwerp are 12.6% lower than in Liege
Local Purchasing Power in Antwerp is 2.2% lower than in Liege
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Restaurants
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 20.00 €      +33.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 € 80.00 €      +6.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 10.00 €      0.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 4.00 €      0.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 € 4.00 €      +23.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.91 € 3.49 €      +19.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 € 2.75 €      +16.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.60 € 2.38 €      +49.0 %
Markets
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.95 € 4.51 €      -8.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.93 € 2.19 €      +13.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.60 € 1.20 €      +101.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.39 € 3.34 €      -1.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.05 € 4.89 €      -51.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.51 € 4.26 €      -5.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.73 € 7.07 €      -19.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.26 € 1.02 €      -19.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.80 €      -6.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.99 € 1.36 €      +38.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.40 € 1.14 €      -18.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.87 € 0.96 €      +10.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.66 €      +8.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.24 € 1.04 €      -16.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.82 € 0.92 €      +11.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 7.00 €      +0.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.82 € 2.01 €      +10.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 € 1.88 €      -17.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.10 € 8.00 €      -1.2 %
Transportation
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.45 € 2.50 €      +2.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 36.25 € 60.00 €      +65.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.40 € 5.00 €      +108.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 € 3.30 €      -31.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 € 40.00 €      +14.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.55 € 6.88 €      +5.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 € 29,170.00 €      +4.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,460.00 € 27,398.00 €      +7.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 316.20 € 212.19 €      -32.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 22.20 € 21.42 €      -3.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.88 € 45.17 €      -11.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 28.00 € 38.00 €      +35.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.67 € 25.33 €      +22.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 € 12.00 €      +9.1 %
Childcare
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 570.83 € 560.00 €      -1.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,000.00 € 16,000.00 €      +60.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.75 € 93.59 €      +11.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 41.25 € 44.37 €      +7.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.00 € 90.50 €      -2.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.00 € 148.12 €      +27.7 %
Rent Per Month
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 628.12 € 881.32 €      +40.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 575.00 € 721.76 €      +25.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,002.86 € 1,403.85 €      +40.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 850.00 € 1,141.67 €      +34.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 246.07 € 341.36 €      +38.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 186.39 € 246.12 €      +32.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Liege Edit Antwerp Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,272.88 € 2,332.00 €      +2.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.40 3.26      -4.2 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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