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Cost of Living Comparison Between Gent and Madrid 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Madrid are 20.81% lower than in Gent
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Madrid are 8.42% lower than in Gent
Rent Prices in Madrid are 32.53% higher than in Gent
Restaurant Prices in Madrid are 26.78% lower than in Gent
Groceries Prices in Madrid are 23.75% lower than in Gent
Local Purchasing Power in Madrid is 1.49% lower than in Gent
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 11.00 €      -26.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 40.00 €      -33.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 € 7.50 €      -6.25 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 3.00 €      -25.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 € 3.50 €      +16.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.67 € 1.77 €      -33.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 € 1.85 €      -23.42 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 € 1.38 €      -34.18 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.51 € 3.20 €      -9.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.40 € 0.95 €      -31.97 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.45 €      -26.23 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.39 € 1.62 €      -32.20 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.29 € 4.75 €      -24.40 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.24 € 2.90 €      -31.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.92 € 4.95 €      -28.37 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 € 0.80 €      -20.98 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.80 € 0.72 €      -10.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.88 € 0.67 €      -24.26 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.12 € 0.77 €      -30.82 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.47 €      +4.27 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.31 € 0.48 €      +55.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 € 0.99 €      +2.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.65 € 0.62 €      -4.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 6.00 €      -14.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.37 € 0.89 €      -34.87 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.30 € 1.51 €      +15.93 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.65 € 5.00 €      -24.81 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 € 1.50 €      -50.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 47.50 € 54.60 €      +14.95 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.50 € 3.00 €      -64.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 € 1.73 €      -51.14 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.50 € 22.00 €      -38.03 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.38 € 5.04 €      -6.39 %
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) 24,516.67 € 20,803.60 €      -15.15 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.01 € 127.70 €      -9.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 € 0.17 €      -15.57 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 43.41 € 41.61 €      -4.15 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.47 € 35.89 €      +35.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.75 € 11.48 €      -16.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.60 € 9.00 €      -22.41 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 500.00 € 452.92 €      -9.42 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,666.67 € 7,191.90 €      -17.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.12 € 70.88 €      -18.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.07 € 27.29 €      -24.36 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.53 € 73.21 €      -20.88 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.18 € 89.88 €      -26.43 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 718.50 € 911.76 €      +26.90 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 576.67 € 696.35 €      +20.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,087.50 € 1,624.14 €      +49.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 897.65 € 1,115.20 €      +24.24 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 320.01 € 493.93 €      +54.35 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 262.91 € 264.02 €      +0.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,822.16 € 1,643.80 €      -9.79 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.97 2.16      +9.23 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR