Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Copenhagen 

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Consumer Prices in Copenhagen are 3.8% higher than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Copenhagen are 3.0% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in Copenhagen are 1.3% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 24.1% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Copenhagen are 15.6% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Copenhagen is 23.3% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 €
(134.29 kr)
20.11 €
(150.00 kr)
     +11.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 €
(559.55 kr)
107.23 €
(800.00 kr)
     +43.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 €
(89.53 kr)
13.40 €
(100.00 kr)
     +11.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(52.22 kr)
8.04 €
(60.00 kr)
     +14.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 €
(52.22 kr)
8.04 €
(60.00 kr)
     +14.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.33 €
(32.30 kr)
5.90 €
(44.00 kr)
     +36.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.39 €
(25.28 kr)
3.67 €
(27.35 kr)
     +8.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.70 €
(20.18 kr)
2.77 €
(20.65 kr)
     +2.4 %
Markets
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.47 €
(40.81 kr)
6.95 €
(51.84 kr)
     +27.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.56 €
(11.61 kr)
2.96 €
(22.06 kr)
     +90.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.04 €
(7.73 kr)
1.12 €
(8.37 kr)
     +8.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.57 €
(34.12 kr)
4.37 €
(32.62 kr)
     -4.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9.59 €
(71.52 kr)
5.29 €
(39.50 kr)
     -44.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.45 €
(48.14 kr)
4.80 €
(35.83 kr)
     -25.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.92 €
(74.03 kr)
7.21 €
(53.82 kr)
     -27.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.44 €
(10.76 kr)
1.26 €
(9.42 kr)
     -12.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.04 €
(7.74 kr)
1.22 €
(9.07 kr)
     +17.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.56 €
(11.66 kr)
1.35 €
(10.04 kr)
     -13.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.81 €
(13.47 kr)
1.82 €
(13.61 kr)
     +1.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.00 €
(7.48 kr)
0.87 €
(6.51 kr)
     -12.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 €
(8.05 kr)
0.81 €
(6.02 kr)
     -25.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.53 €
(11.42 kr)
1.79 €
(13.34 kr)
     +16.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 €
(6.64 kr)
1.43 €
(10.70 kr)
     +61.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(59.68 kr)
9.38 €
(70.00 kr)
     +17.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 €
(17.64 kr)
1.64 €
(12.25 kr)
     -30.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.52 €
(26.24 kr)
2.28 €
(17.00 kr)
     -35.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 €
(89.53 kr)
8.31 €
(62.00 kr)
     -30.7 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.12 €
(15.85 kr)
3.22 €
(24.00 kr)
     +51.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 85.00 €
(634.15 kr)
89.80 €
(670.00 kr)
     +5.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.25 €
(46.63 kr)
6.70 €
(50.00 kr)
     +7.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.11 €
(23.17 kr)
3.56 €
(26.55 kr)
     +14.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 46.00 €
(343.19 kr)
80.42 €
(600.00 kr)
     +74.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.15 €
(53.35 kr)
7.23 €
(53.92 kr)
     +1.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 €
(223,818.44 kr)
43,981.70 €
(328,130.55 kr)
     +46.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,332.22 €
(226,297.02 kr)
40,566.07 €
(302,647.85 kr)
     +33.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 214.91 €
(1,603.34 kr)
206.65 €
(1,541.75 kr)
     -3.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 15.95 €
(118.97 kr)
15.21 €
(113.50 kr)
     -4.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.44 €
(219.65 kr)
34.44 €
(256.93 kr)
     +17.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.14 €
(284.55 kr)
40.08 €
(299.01 kr)
     +5.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.86 €
(125.77 kr)
28.51 €
(212.74 kr)
     +69.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 €
(96.99 kr)
17.19 €
(128.24 kr)
     +32.2 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 769.50 €
(5,740.94 kr)
505.51 €
(3,771.43 kr)
     -34.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,222.22 €
(113,567.13 kr)
8,628.65 €
(64,375.00 kr)
     -43.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.31 €
(688.67 kr)
103.41 €
(771.53 kr)
     +12.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.60 €
(302.93 kr)
44.82 €
(334.38 kr)
     +10.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 100.08 €
(746.66 kr)
114.39 €
(853.42 kr)
     +14.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 140.59 €
(1,048.89 kr)
158.77 €
(1,184.50 kr)
     +12.9 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,402.05 €
(10,460.13 kr)
1,667.15 €
(12,437.97 kr)
     +18.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 957.75 €
(7,145.40 kr)
1,203.61 €
(8,979.67 kr)
     +25.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,022.32 €
(22,548.38 kr)
2,760.17 €
(20,592.59 kr)
     -8.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,174.04 €
(16,219.66 kr)
2,020.95 €
(15,077.50 kr)
     -7.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,105.92 €
(8,250.87 kr)
693.52 €
(5,174.07 kr)
     -37.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 791.27 €
(5,903.37 kr)
495.26 €
(3,694.97 kr)
     -37.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Copenhagen Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,818.95 €
(21,031.13 kr)
3,578.80 €
(26,700.04 kr)
     +27.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.77 4.12      +9.4 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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