Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Busan 

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Consumer Prices in Busan are 18.75% lower than in Paris (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Busan are 34.39% lower than in Paris
Rent Prices in Busan are 64.27% lower than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Busan are 48.85% lower than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Busan are 4.99% lower than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Busan is 1.69% lower than in Paris
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Restaurants
Paris Edit Busan Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(20,227.19 ₩)
5.19 €
(7,000.00 ₩)
     -65.39 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(80,908.77 ₩)
35.22 €
(47,500.00 ₩)
     -41.29 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(12,136.31 ₩)
4.82 €
(6,500.00 ₩)
     -46.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(8,090.88 ₩)
2.97 €
(4,000.00 ₩)
     -50.56 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(8,090.88 ₩)
4.45 €
(6,000.00 ₩)
     -25.84 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.73 €
(5,035.34 ₩)
3.31 €
(4,457.14 ₩)
     -11.48 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.08 €
(4,157.81 ₩)
1.17 €
(1,572.92 ₩)
     -62.17 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 €
(2,953.36 ₩)
0.68 €
(911.11 ₩)
     -69.15 %
Markets
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.09 €
(5,516.94 ₩)
7.63 €
(10,291.59 ₩)
     +86.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.71 €
(2,299.30 ₩)
2.15 €
(2,894.58 ₩)
     +25.89 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.91 €
(1,227.56 ₩)
1.68 €
(2,267.96 ₩)
     +84.75 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.82 €
(5,153.80 ₩)
1.80 €
(2,426.21 ₩)
     -52.92 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.73 €
(10,417.21 ₩)
5.38 €
(7,257.49 ₩)
     -30.33 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.84 €
(7,879.60 ₩)
3.50 €
(4,724.20 ₩)
     -40.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.12 €
(12,296.93 ₩)
9.53 €
(12,851.80 ₩)
     +4.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.29 €
(1,737.85 ₩)
2.24 €
(3,024.80 ₩)
     +74.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1,239.27 ₩)
1.57 €
(2,116.77 ₩)
     +70.81 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.29 €
(1,744.54 ₩)
1.07 €
(1,436.38 ₩)
     -17.66 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.45 €
(1,949.16 ₩)
1.79 €
(2,407.41 ₩)
     +23.51 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1,243.36 ₩)
1.18 €
(1,587.58 ₩)
     +27.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.17 €
(1,572.21 ₩)
0.95 €
(1,285.18 ₩)
     -18.26 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.48 €
(1,989.76 ₩)
1.85 €
(2,500.00 ₩)
     +25.64 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.84 €
(1,130.17 ₩)
0.95 €
(1,275.00 ₩)
     +12.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 €
(10,113.60 ₩)
8.90 €
(12,000.00 ₩)
     +18.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 €
(2,537.76 ₩)
1.97 €
(2,650.00 ₩)
     +4.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 €
(3,342.81 ₩)
2.37 €
(3,200.00 ₩)
     -4.27 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(13,484.79 ₩)
3.34 €
(4,500.00 ₩)
     -66.63 %
Transportation
Paris Edit Busan Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2,562.11 ₩)
0.96 €
(1,300.00 ₩)
     -49.26 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(101,135.96 ₩)
44.49 €
(60,000.00 ₩)
     -40.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(6,742.40 ₩)
2.45 €
(3,300.00 ₩)
     -51.06 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(3,255.25 ₩)
1.25 €
(1,689.81 ₩)
     -48.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 41.05 €
(55,355.08 ₩)
12.24 €
(16,500.00 ₩)
     -70.19 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 €
(7,709.63 ₩)
4.20 €
(5,661.90 ₩)
     -26.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,325.00 €
(28,756,323.71 ₩)
22,061.89 €
(29,750,000.00 ₩)
     +3.46 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,469.23 €
(34,344,733.63 ₩)
20,022.55 €
(27,000,000.00 ₩)
     -21.39 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.42 €
(235,197.55 ₩)
134.45 €
(181,297.22 ₩)
     -22.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.22 €
(294.98 ₩)
0.09 €
(116.67 ₩)
     -60.45 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.48 €
(37,051.08 ₩)
24.88 €
(33,555.56 ₩)
     -9.43 %
Sports And Leisure
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.34 €
(50,350.26 ₩)
58.40 €
(78,750.00 ₩)
     +56.40 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.56 €
(26,373.15 ₩)
23.17 €
(31,250.00 ₩)
     +18.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(14,833.27 ₩)
8.16 €
(11,000.00 ₩)
     -25.84 %
Childcare
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 810.00 €
(1,092,268.33 ₩)
352.25 €
(475,000.00 ₩)
     -56.51 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,400.00 €
(20,766,583.13 ₩)
22,061.89 €
(29,750,000.00 ₩)
     +43.26 %
Clothing And Shoes
Paris Edit Busan Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 92.84 €
(125,197.80 ₩)
55.12 €
(74,333.33 ₩)
     -40.63 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.37 €
(50,390.68 ₩)
40.60 €
(54,750.00 ₩)
     +8.65 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 90.29 €
(121,754.64 ₩)
63.78 €
(86,000.00 ₩)
     -29.37 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 150.00 €
(202,271.91 ₩)
93.62 €
(126,250.00 ₩)
     -37.58 %
Rent Per Month
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,233.61 €
(1,663,503.87 ₩)
394.34 €
(531,762.50 ₩)
     -68.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 875.00 €
(1,179,919.50 ₩)
309.34 €
(417,142.86 ₩)
     -64.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,859.62 €
(3,856,132.47 ₩)
1,053.04 €
(1,420,000.00 ₩)
     -63.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,823.03 €
(2,458,317.66 ₩)
667.42 €
(900,000.00 ₩)
     -63.39 %
Buy Apartment Price
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,280.41 €
(1,726,604.35 ₩)
409.92 €
(552,768.49 ₩)
     -67.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 964.66 €
(1,300,825.03 ₩)
273.85 €
(369,286.51 ₩)
     -71.61 %
Salaries And Financing
Paris Edit Busan Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,902.30 €
(3,913,691.32 ₩)
1,872.00 €
(2,524,357.14 ₩)
     -35.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.16 3.46      +196.89 %
Last update: June 2021April 2021
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