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Cost of Living Comparison Between Gent and Madrid 

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Consumer Prices in Madrid are 17.75% lower than in Gent
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Madrid are 6.84% lower than in Gent
Rent Prices in Madrid are 28.54% higher than in Gent
Restaurant Prices in Madrid are 27.75% lower than in Gent
Groceries Prices in Madrid are 18.99% lower than in Gent
Local Purchasing Power in Madrid is 14.11% 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 € 7.00 €      -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) 2.66 € 1.73 €      -35.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.44 € 2.00 €      -18.04 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 € 1.32 €      -38.48 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.38 € 3.04 €      -10.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.44 € 0.99 €      -30.99 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.68 € 0.47 €      -31.12 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.11 € 1.51 €      -28.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.97 € 4.71 €      -21.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.82 € 2.91 €      -23.72 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.07 € 5.21 €      -14.06 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 € 0.82 €      -1.39 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 € 0.66 €      -16.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.65 €      -24.87 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.17 € 0.74 €      -36.68 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.44 € 0.52 €      +16.22 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.28 € 0.43 €      +55.34 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.00 € 0.95 €      -5.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.56 € 0.61 €      +9.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 € 5.60 €      -30.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.27 € 0.76 €      -39.55 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 € 1.32 €      -21.03 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.50 € 5.10 €      -21.54 %
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 € 2.60 €      -69.41 %
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) 5.37 € 4.88 €      -9.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,810.00 € 20,000.00 €      -3.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,183.33 € 20,263.81 €      -16.21 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.68 € 138.58 €      +4.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 € 0.19 €      -7.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.52 € 42.12 €      +3.94 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.85 € 39.16 €      +40.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.67 € 13.23 €      -3.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 € 9.00 €      -18.18 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 400.00 € 424.78 €      +6.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,666.67 € 7,064.78 €      -18.48 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.00 € 70.86 €      -17.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.64 € 30.59 €      -6.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93.12 € 74.74 €      -19.74 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.74 € 88.91 €      -23.84 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 705.25 € 883.33 €      +25.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 562.38 € 648.71 €      +15.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,079.41 € 1,575.57 €      +45.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 898.95 € 1,064.69 €      +18.44 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.23 € 434.22 €      +34.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 264.77 € 233.88 €      -11.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,770.30 € 1,416.45 €      -19.99 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.12 2.32      +9.46 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
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Currency: EUR