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Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Lausanne 

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Consumer Prices in Lausanne are 45.96% higher than in Paris
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lausanne are 32.33% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in Lausanne are 6.15% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Lausanne are 50.28% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Lausanne are 62.78% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Lausanne is 58.43% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(16.49 Fr.)
22.74 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +51.62 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(54.96 Fr.)
90.97 €
(100.00 Fr.)
     +81.94 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 €
(9.34 Fr.)
11.83 €
(13.00 Fr.)
     +39.13 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 €
(7.15 Fr.)
7.28 €
(8.00 Fr.)
     +11.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(6.60 Fr.)
6.05 €
(6.65 Fr.)
     +0.82 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.37 €
(3.70 Fr.)
4.06 €
(4.46 Fr.)
     +20.48 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.10 €
(3.41 Fr.)
3.33 €
(3.67 Fr.)
     +7.48 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 €
(2.49 Fr.)
2.82 €
(3.10 Fr.)
     +24.64 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.55 €
(5.00 Fr.)
5.48 €
(6.02 Fr.)
     +20.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.29 €
(1.42 Fr.)
2.40 €
(2.64 Fr.)
     +86.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.77 €
(0.85 Fr.)
1.09 €
(1.20 Fr.)
     +40.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.24 €
(3.56 Fr.)
5.43 €
(5.97 Fr.)
     +67.72 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.38 €
(9.21 Fr.)
9.13 €
(10.04 Fr.)
     +8.96 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.60 €
(6.16 Fr.)
10.41 €
(11.44 Fr.)
     +85.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.02 €
(8.82 Fr.)
22.94 €
(25.22 Fr.)
     +186.02 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.38 €
(1.51 Fr.)
1.65 €
(1.81 Fr.)
     +19.63 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 €
(1.06 Fr.)
1.12 €
(1.23 Fr.)
     +16.16 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.20 €
(1.32 Fr.)
1.53 €
(1.69 Fr.)
     +27.69 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 €
(1.39 Fr.)
1.62 €
(1.78 Fr.)
     +27.84 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.78 €
(0.86 Fr.)
1.13 €
(1.24 Fr.)
     +44.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 €
(1.11 Fr.)
1.50 €
(1.64 Fr.)
     +48.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.26 €
(1.38 Fr.)
2.05 €
(2.25 Fr.)
     +62.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(0.92 Fr.)
1.44 €
(1.59 Fr.)
     +71.65 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.79 Fr.)
10.92 €
(12.00 Fr.)
     +36.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.78 €
(1.96 Fr.)
2.01 €
(2.21 Fr.)
     +12.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 €
(2.52 Fr.)
2.05 €
(2.25 Fr.)
     -10.58 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.65 €
(9.51 Fr.)
7.37 €
(8.10 Fr.)
     -14.81 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.09 Fr.)
3.18 €
(3.50 Fr.)
     +67.58 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(82.45 Fr.)
67.32 €
(74.00 Fr.)
     -10.24 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.50 Fr.)
5.64 €
(6.20 Fr.)
     +12.80 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.17 €
(2.39 Fr.)
4.39 €
(4.83 Fr.)
     +102.15 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 38.51 €
(42.33 Fr.)
49.12 €
(54.00 Fr.)
     +27.56 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.93 €
(6.52 Fr.)
5.77 €
(6.34 Fr.)
     -2.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 €
(23,634.32 Fr.)
20,559.08 €
(22,600.00 Fr.)
     -4.38 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,583.33 €
(25,924.47 Fr.)
22,742.35 €
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     -3.57 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.66 €
(188.71 Fr.)
190.18 €
(209.06 Fr.)
     +10.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 €
(0.23 Fr.)
0.22 €
(0.24 Fr.)
     +4.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.62 €
(31.47 Fr.)
53.72 €
(59.05 Fr.)
     +87.66 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.75 €
(43.70 Fr.)
68.20 €
(74.97 Fr.)
     +71.58 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.80 €
(20.67 Fr.)
27.29 €
(30.00 Fr.)
     +45.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(12.09 Fr.)
17.83 €
(19.60 Fr.)
     +62.09 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 875.25 €
(962.14 Fr.)
2,014.32 €
(2,214.29 Fr.)
     +130.14 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,239.69 €
(13,454.73 Fr.)
21,893.30 €
(24,066.67 Fr.)
     +78.87 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.97 €
(95.60 Fr.)
88.97 €
(97.80 Fr.)
     +2.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.59 €
(38.02 Fr.)
45.03 €
(49.50 Fr.)
     +30.18 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.58 €
(101.77 Fr.)
87.44 €
(96.12 Fr.)
     -5.55 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 134.35 €
(147.69 Fr.)
132.27 €
(145.40 Fr.)
     -1.55 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,225.68 €
(1,347.35 Fr.)
1,319.06 €
(1,450.00 Fr.)
     +7.62 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 848.70 €
(932.95 Fr.)
1,012.53 €
(1,113.04 Fr.)
     +19.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,599.00 €
(2,857.01 Fr.)
2,518.34 €
(2,768.33 Fr.)
     -3.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,778.43 €
(1,954.97 Fr.)
1,991.93 €
(2,189.67 Fr.)
     +12.00 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,025.39 €
(1,127.19 Fr.)
919.07 €
(1,010.31 Fr.)
     -10.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 772.34 €
(849.02 Fr.)
676.10 €
(743.22 Fr.)
     -12.46 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,189.86 €
(2,407.25 Fr.)
4,591.06 €
(5,046.82 Fr.)
     +109.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.67 1.10      -33.79 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:451129
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: EUR