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Cost of Living Comparison Between Paris and Geneva 

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Consumer Prices in Geneva are 40.94% higher than in Paris
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Geneva are 43.09% higher than in Paris
Rent Prices in Geneva are 47.34% higher than in Paris
Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 48.50% higher than in Paris
Groceries Prices in Geneva are 44.26% higher than in Paris
Local Purchasing Power in Geneva is 55.93% higher than in Paris
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(16.08 Fr.)
23.33 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +55.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(53.59 Fr.)
83.97 €
(90.00 Fr.)
     +67.94 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.55 €
(9.16 Fr.)
12.41 €
(13.30 Fr.)
     +45.13 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(7.50 Fr.)
7.46 €
(8.00 Fr.)
     +6.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(6.43 Fr.)
6.53 €
(7.00 Fr.)
     +8.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.37 €
(3.61 Fr.)
3.92 €
(4.20 Fr.)
     +16.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.11 €
(3.33 Fr.)
3.68 €
(3.94 Fr.)
     +18.38 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.19 €
(2.35 Fr.)
2.88 €
(3.09 Fr.)
     +31.50 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.70 €
(5.04 Fr.)
5.91 €
(6.33 Fr.)
     +25.53 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.37 €
(1.46 Fr.)
2.82 €
(3.02 Fr.)
     +106.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.85 Fr.)
0.99 €
(1.06 Fr.)
     +24.75 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.32 €
(3.56 Fr.)
5.62 €
(6.03 Fr.)
     +69.16 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.22 €
(8.81 Fr.)
7.45 €
(7.98 Fr.)
     -9.41 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.99 €
(6.42 Fr.)
9.52 €
(10.21 Fr.)
     +58.85 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.65 €
(9.27 Fr.)
18.32 €
(19.63 Fr.)
     +111.79 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.36 €
(1.46 Fr.)
1.69 €
(1.81 Fr.)
     +24.58 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 €
(1.00 Fr.)
1.37 €
(1.47 Fr.)
     +46.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.19 €
(1.27 Fr.)
1.46 €
(1.56 Fr.)
     +23.09 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.28 €
(1.38 Fr.)
1.80 €
(1.93 Fr.)
     +40.45 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.87 €
(0.94 Fr.)
1.21 €
(1.30 Fr.)
     +39.01 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 €
(1.11 Fr.)
1.36 €
(1.46 Fr.)
     +31.95 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.27 €
(1.36 Fr.)
2.19 €
(2.35 Fr.)
     +73.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 €
(0.95 Fr.)
0.80 €
(0.86 Fr.)
     -9.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 €
(8.57 Fr.)
9.33 €
(10.00 Fr.)
     +16.63 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.74 €
(1.87 Fr.)
1.52 €
(1.62 Fr.)
     -13.10 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 €
(2.39 Fr.)
1.81 €
(1.94 Fr.)
     -19.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.80 €
(9.43 Fr.)
7.93 €
(8.50 Fr.)
     -9.88 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.90 €
(2.04 Fr.)
2.80 €
(3.00 Fr.)
     +47.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 €
(80.39 Fr.)
65.31 €
(70.00 Fr.)
     -12.92 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 €
(5.36 Fr.)
6.06 €
(6.50 Fr.)
     +21.29 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.17 €
(2.33 Fr.)
6.01 €
(6.44 Fr.)
     +176.45 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.02 €
(41.82 Fr.)
48.98 €
(52.50 Fr.)
     +25.53 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.93 €
(6.36 Fr.)
6.04 €
(6.48 Fr.)
     +1.86 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 €
(24,115.56 Fr.)
23,325.19 €
(25,000.00 Fr.)
     +3.67 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,728.57 €
(26,504.15 Fr.)
29,063.18 €
(31,150.00 Fr.)
     +17.53 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 169.83 €
(182.03 Fr.)
197.61 €
(211.80 Fr.)
     +16.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 €
(0.19 Fr.)
0.24 €
(0.26 Fr.)
     +36.89 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.93 €
(28.86 Fr.)
57.70 €
(61.85 Fr.)
     +114.27 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.98 €
(42.85 Fr.)
85.30 €
(91.43 Fr.)
     +113.38 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.52 €
(22.00 Fr.)
20.78 €
(22.27 Fr.)
     +1.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(11.79 Fr.)
18.66 €
(20.00 Fr.)
     +69.64 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 888.33 €
(952.12 Fr.)
1,930.45 €
(2,069.07 Fr.)
     +117.31 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,939.69 €
(13,868.79 Fr.)
23,879.16 €
(25,593.75 Fr.)
     +84.54 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.88 €
(92.05 Fr.)
106.28 €
(113.91 Fr.)
     +23.75 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.75 €
(38.32 Fr.)
57.24 €
(61.35 Fr.)
     +60.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 92.62 €
(99.27 Fr.)
125.55 €
(134.57 Fr.)
     +35.55 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 135.20 €
(144.91 Fr.)
169.56 €
(181.74 Fr.)
     +25.41 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,166.19 €
(1,249.93 Fr.)
1,883.51 €
(2,018.75 Fr.)
     +61.51 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 833.34 €
(893.17 Fr.)
1,429.45 €
(1,532.08 Fr.)
     +71.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,595.61 €
(2,781.99 Fr.)
3,333.84 €
(3,573.21 Fr.)
     +28.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,751.16 €
(1,876.89 Fr.)
2,688.93 €
(2,882.00 Fr.)
     +53.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,038.90 €
(1,113.50 Fr.)
1,126.82 €
(1,207.73 Fr.)
     +8.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 775.38 €
(831.06 Fr.)
815.57 €
(874.13 Fr.)
     +5.18 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,209.56 €
(2,368.22 Fr.)
4,930.17 €
(5,284.17 Fr.)
     +123.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.60 1.91      +19.13 %
Last update: January 2020January 2020
Contributors:489169
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Currency: EUR