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Cost of Living Comparison Between Gent and Madrid 

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Consumer Prices in Madrid are 21.25% lower than in Gent
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Madrid are 9.80% lower than in Gent
Rent Prices in Madrid are 28.34% higher than in Gent
Restaurant Prices in Madrid are 25.39% lower than in Gent
Groceries Prices in Madrid are 27.47% lower than in Gent
Local Purchasing Power in Madrid is 15.12% lower than in Gent
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 12.00 €      -20.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 40.00 €      -33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.00 €      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 3.00 €      -25.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 € 3.00 €      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.63 € 1.72 €      -34.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.45 € 1.92 €      -21.46 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.17 € 1.34 €      -37.97 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.52 € 2.93 €      -16.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.55 € 0.92 €      -40.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 € 0.45 €      -32.28 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.22 € 1.52 €      -31.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.26 € 4.62 €      -44.00 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.04 € 2.86 €      -29.26 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.82 € 4.98 €      -14.36 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 € 0.79 €      -13.09 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 € 0.66 €      -11.67 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 € 0.62 €      -31.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.27 € 0.70 €      -44.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.48 € 0.47 €      -1.71 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.30 € 0.42 €      +39.39 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 € 0.95 €      -5.29 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.65 € 0.61 €      -6.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 € 5.00 €      -37.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.15 € 0.80 €      -31.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.45 € 1.42 €      -1.86 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.60 € 5.00 €      -24.24 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 € 1.50 €      -50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 47.00 € 54.60 €      +16.17 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.50 € 2.65 €      -68.82 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 € 1.69 €      -52.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 € 20.50 €      -43.06 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.31 € 4.87 €      -8.34 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,420.00 € 20,000.00 €      -2.06 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,420.00 € 20,307.92 €      -16.84 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 134.41 € 133.65 €      -0.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 € 0.19 €      -7.75 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 41.94 € 42.73 €      +1.89 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.35 € 38.85 €      +47.44 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.67 € 12.35 €      -15.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 € 9.00 €      -18.18 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 500.00 € 441.60 €      -11.68 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,666.67 € 7,204.55 €      -16.87 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.43 € 72.20 €      -19.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.64 € 31.04 €      -4.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.53 € 73.82 €      -21.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 119.25 € 85.17 €      -28.58 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 702.75 € 892.93 €      +27.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 567.14 € 652.62 €      +15.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,087.50 € 1,593.75 €      +46.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 904.71 € 1,061.83 €      +17.37 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.23 € 442.21 €      +37.24 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 264.77 € 247.57 €      -6.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,756.79 € 1,345.13 €      -23.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.11 2.20      +4.32 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
Contributors:86427
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR