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Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Lausanne 

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Consumer Prices in Lausanne are 46.45% higher than in Paris
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lausanne are 33.25% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in Lausanne are 6.87% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Lausanne are 39.64% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Lausanne are 64.71% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Lausanne is 54.02% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(16.70 Fr.)
22.45 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +49.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 €
(61.24 Fr.)
80.82 €
(90.00 Fr.)
     +46.95 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 €
(9.46 Fr.)
11.67 €
(13.00 Fr.)
     +37.35 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(7.79 Fr.)
7.18 €
(8.00 Fr.)
     +2.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(6.68 Fr.)
5.84 €
(6.50 Fr.)
     -2.71 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.25 €
(3.62 Fr.)
4.01 €
(4.46 Fr.)
     +23.18 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(3.34 Fr.)
3.35 €
(3.73 Fr.)
     +11.83 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 €
(2.39 Fr.)
2.77 €
(3.08 Fr.)
     +28.83 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.37 €
(4.86 Fr.)
5.50 €
(6.13 Fr.)
     +26.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.34 €
(1.49 Fr.)
2.30 €
(2.56 Fr.)
     +72.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.82 €
(0.92 Fr.)
1.03 €
(1.15 Fr.)
     +25.58 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.23 €
(3.60 Fr.)
5.58 €
(6.21 Fr.)
     +72.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.80 €
(8.68 Fr.)
8.76 €
(9.75 Fr.)
     +12.29 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.47 €
(6.09 Fr.)
10.41 €
(11.59 Fr.)
     +90.33 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.09 €
(9.00 Fr.)
22.54 €
(25.10 Fr.)
     +178.75 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.33 €
(1.48 Fr.)
1.65 €
(1.83 Fr.)
     +24.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 €
(1.05 Fr.)
1.18 €
(1.32 Fr.)
     +24.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.15 €
(1.28 Fr.)
1.51 €
(1.69 Fr.)
     +31.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 €
(1.41 Fr.)
1.66 €
(1.84 Fr.)
     +31.04 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.81 €
(0.90 Fr.)
1.12 €
(1.24 Fr.)
     +38.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.00 €
(1.11 Fr.)
1.48 €
(1.64 Fr.)
     +47.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.34 €
(1.49 Fr.)
2.07 €
(2.30 Fr.)
     +54.42 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 €
(0.99 Fr.)
1.35 €
(1.50 Fr.)
     +52.04 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.91 Fr.)
10.78 €
(12.00 Fr.)
     +34.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 €
(1.91 Fr.)
1.98 €
(2.20 Fr.)
     +15.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 €
(2.64 Fr.)
1.89 €
(2.10 Fr.)
     -20.44 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 €
(8.91 Fr.)
7.36 €
(8.20 Fr.)
     -7.95 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.12 Fr.)
3.05 €
(3.40 Fr.)
     +60.70 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.20 €
(83.74 Fr.)
66.46 €
(74.00 Fr.)
     -11.63 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.57 Fr.)
5.57 €
(6.20 Fr.)
     +11.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.09 €
(2.33 Fr.)
5.20 €
(5.79 Fr.)
     +148.69 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 38.00 €
(42.31 Fr.)
48.49 €
(54.00 Fr.)
     +27.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.95 €
(6.62 Fr.)
5.67 €
(6.32 Fr.)
     -4.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 €
(23,384.04 Fr.)
20,295.89 €
(22,600.00 Fr.)
     -3.35 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,668.18 €
(25,241.61 Fr.)
22,451.21 €
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     -0.96 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.18 €
(187.28 Fr.)
182.48 €
(203.20 Fr.)
     +8.50 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 €
(0.24 Fr.)
0.33 €
(0.37 Fr.)
     +50.94 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.43 €
(30.55 Fr.)
55.60 €
(61.91 Fr.)
     +102.68 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.68 €
(41.96 Fr.)
65.61 €
(73.06 Fr.)
     +74.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.25 €
(20.32 Fr.)
32.55 €
(36.25 Fr.)
     +78.38 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(12.25 Fr.)
17.60 €
(19.60 Fr.)
     +60.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 827.73 €
(921.70 Fr.)
1,860.24 €
(2,071.43 Fr.)
     +124.74 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,239.69 €
(13,629.21 Fr.)
20,385.70 €
(22,700.00 Fr.)
     +66.55 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.40 €
(96.20 Fr.)
87.23 €
(97.13 Fr.)
     +0.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.04 €
(39.02 Fr.)
44.45 €
(49.50 Fr.)
     +26.87 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.10 €
(102.55 Fr.)
83.70 €
(93.20 Fr.)
     -9.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 136.44 €
(151.93 Fr.)
132.11 €
(147.11 Fr.)
     -3.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,142.00 €
(1,271.65 Fr.)
1,261.17 €
(1,404.35 Fr.)
     +10.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 814.36 €
(906.82 Fr.)
956.42 €
(1,065.00 Fr.)
     +17.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,519.81 €
(2,805.88 Fr.)
2,417.89 €
(2,692.38 Fr.)
     -4.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,677.68 €
(1,868.14 Fr.)
1,918.06 €
(2,135.81 Fr.)
     +14.33 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 991.74 €
(1,104.33 Fr.)
891.87 €
(993.13 Fr.)
     -10.07 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 738.03 €
(821.82 Fr.)
660.16 €
(735.10 Fr.)
     -10.55 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,190.79 €
(2,439.50 Fr.)
4,496.20 €
(5,006.63 Fr.)
     +105.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.72 1.28      -25.75 %
Last update: June 2019June 2019
Contributors:472131
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR