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Cost of Living Comparison Between Gent and Madrid 

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Consumer Prices in Madrid are 20.87% lower than in Gent
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Madrid are 8.98% lower than in Gent
Rent Prices in Madrid are 29.80% higher than in Gent
Restaurant Prices in Madrid are 27.70% lower than in Gent
Groceries Prices in Madrid are 23.60% lower than in Gent
Local Purchasing Power in Madrid is 1.59% higher 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 € 7.00 €      -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) 2.60 € 1.72 €      -33.92 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.41 € 1.88 €      -22.13 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 € 1.36 €      -35.92 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 € 3.02 €      -13.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.40 € 0.94 €      -32.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.58 € 0.45 €      -22.65 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.33 € 1.59 €      -31.97 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.12 € 4.59 €      -25.01 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.13 € 2.83 €      -31.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.67 € 4.95 €      -25.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.96 € 0.80 €      -16.92 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 € 0.70 €      -9.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.88 € 0.63 €      -28.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.18 € 0.74 €      -37.36 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 € 0.43 €      -6.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.31 € 0.45 €      +47.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.97 € 0.96 €      -1.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.60 € 0.61 €      +1.77 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 € 6.00 €      -20.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.24 € 0.84 €      -32.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.40 € 1.51 €      +7.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.25 € 5.00 €      -20.00 %
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 € 2.85 €      -66.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.54 € 1.69 €      -52.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.50 € 21.00 €      -40.85 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.32 € 4.96 €      -6.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,420.00 € 21,000.00 €      +2.84 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,516.67 € 20,862.08 €      -14.91 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 136.72 € 132.23 €      -3.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 € 0.16 €      -27.24 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.00 € 41.33 €      -8.16 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.32 € 35.56 €      +35.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.60 € 11.28 €      -22.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.30 € 9.00 €      -20.35 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 500.00 € 461.88 €      -7.62 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,666.67 € 7,517.39 €      -13.26 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 87.71 € 69.80 €      -20.42 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.92 € 28.55 €      -22.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.39 € 73.95 €      -19.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.94 € 91.44 €      -26.22 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 717.62 € 891.85 €      +24.28 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 570.50 € 679.54 €      +19.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,097.22 € 1,612.50 €      +46.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 906.75 € 1,089.39 €      +20.14 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 309.04 € 471.60 €      +52.60 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 250.06 € 253.04 €      +1.19 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,766.60 € 1,633.50 €      -7.53 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.97 2.13      +7.99 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
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Currency: EUR