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Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Geneva 

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Consumer Prices in Geneva are 40.28% higher than in Paris
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Geneva are 42.92% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in Geneva are 48.22% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 49.21% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Geneva are 43.37% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Geneva is 57.06% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(15.94 Fr.)
23.52 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +56.81 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(53.14 Fr.)
84.68 €
(90.00 Fr.)
     +69.35 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.65 €
(9.19 Fr.)
12.23 €
(13.00 Fr.)
     +41.40 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(7.44 Fr.)
7.53 €
(8.00 Fr.)
     +7.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(6.38 Fr.)
6.59 €
(7.00 Fr.)
     +9.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.38 €
(3.59 Fr.)
4.00 €
(4.25 Fr.)
     +18.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 €
(3.22 Fr.)
3.65 €
(3.88 Fr.)
     +20.71 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.16 €
(2.30 Fr.)
2.85 €
(3.03 Fr.)
     +31.85 %
Markets Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.55 €
(4.83 Fr.)
5.88 €
(6.25 Fr.)
     +29.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.38 €
(1.47 Fr.)
2.70 €
(2.87 Fr.)
     +95.34 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.84 Fr.)
1.07 €
(1.13 Fr.)
     +35.58 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.39 €
(3.60 Fr.)
5.83 €
(6.20 Fr.)
     +72.15 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.81 €
(9.37 Fr.)
7.11 €
(7.56 Fr.)
     -19.30 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.25 €
(6.64 Fr.)
9.82 €
(10.43 Fr.)
     +57.08 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.00 €
(9.57 Fr.)
18.14 €
(19.28 Fr.)
     +101.42 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.36 €
(1.44 Fr.)
1.79 €
(1.91 Fr.)
     +32.24 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 €
(0.99 Fr.)
1.35 €
(1.44 Fr.)
     +45.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.21 €
(1.29 Fr.)
1.51 €
(1.61 Fr.)
     +24.85 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.27 €
(1.35 Fr.)
1.84 €
(1.95 Fr.)
     +44.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.87 €
(0.93 Fr.)
1.49 €
(1.59 Fr.)
     +71.15 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.02 €
(1.09 Fr.)
1.49 €
(1.59 Fr.)
     +45.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.24 €
(1.31 Fr.)
2.67 €
(2.83 Fr.)
     +115.48 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 €
(0.95 Fr.)
0.88 €
(0.94 Fr.)
     -1.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.50 Fr.)
10.35 €
(11.00 Fr.)
     +29.37 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 €
(1.84 Fr.)
1.65 €
(1.75 Fr.)
     -5.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.24 €
(2.39 Fr.)
1.82 €
(1.94 Fr.)
     -18.77 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.80 €
(9.35 Fr.)
8.00 €
(8.50 Fr.)
     -9.12 %
Transportation Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.02 Fr.)
2.82 €
(3.00 Fr.)
     +48.55 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(79.72 Fr.)
65.86 €
(70.00 Fr.)
     -12.19 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.31 Fr.)
6.12 €
(6.50 Fr.)
     +22.31 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.17 €
(2.31 Fr.)
6.06 €
(6.44 Fr.)
     +178.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.02 €
(41.47 Fr.)
49.39 €
(52.50 Fr.)
     +26.59 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.91 €
(6.28 Fr.)
6.10 €
(6.48 Fr.)
     +3.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 €
(23,914.75 Fr.)
23,521.05 €
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     +4.54 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,280.00 €
(25,806.67 Fr.)
29,307.23 €
(31,150.00 Fr.)
     +20.71 %
Utilities (Monthly) Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 167.41 €
(177.93 Fr.)
200.90 €
(213.53 Fr.)
     +20.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 €
(0.20 Fr.)
0.22 €
(0.24 Fr.)
     +20.46 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.39 €
(29.12 Fr.)
56.00 €
(59.52 Fr.)
     +104.42 %
Sports And Leisure Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.31 €
(42.85 Fr.)
79.50 €
(84.50 Fr.)
     +97.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.48 €
(21.77 Fr.)
20.78 €
(22.08 Fr.)
     +1.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(11.69 Fr.)
18.63 €
(19.80 Fr.)
     +69.35 %
Childcare Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 888.33 €
(944.19 Fr.)
1,988.27 €
(2,113.29 Fr.)
     +123.82 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,252.19 €
(14,085.45 Fr.)
23,489.69 €
(24,966.67 Fr.)
     +77.25 %
Clothing And Shoes Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.69 €
(90.01 Fr.)
107.08 €
(113.81 Fr.)
     +26.43 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.05 €
(37.25 Fr.)
57.39 €
(61.00 Fr.)
     +63.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.50 €
(97.25 Fr.)
127.46 €
(135.48 Fr.)
     +39.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.09 €
(141.45 Fr.)
169.74 €
(180.42 Fr.)
     +27.55 %
Rent Per Month Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,146.07 €
(1,218.13 Fr.)
1,911.09 €
(2,031.25 Fr.)
     +66.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 841.45 €
(894.35 Fr.)
1,463.21 €
(1,555.22 Fr.)
     +73.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,588.60 €
(2,751.36 Fr.)
3,338.31 €
(3,548.21 Fr.)
     +28.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,744.81 €
(1,854.52 Fr.)
2,655.92 €
(2,822.92 Fr.)
     +52.22 %
Buy Apartment Price Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,053.59 €
(1,119.84 Fr.)
1,120.39 €
(1,190.84 Fr.)
     +6.34 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 791.82 €
(841.61 Fr.)
826.72 €
(878.70 Fr.)
     +4.41 %
Salaries And Financing Paris[ Edit ] Geneva[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,250.02 €
(2,391.49 Fr.)
5,050.57 €
(5,368.14 Fr.)
     +124.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.55 1.98      +27.74 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
Contributors:489169
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Currency: EUR