Cost of Living Comparison Between Rome and Geneva 

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Consumer Prices in Geneva are 85.3% higher than in Rome (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Geneva are 99.5% higher than in Rome
Rent Prices in Geneva are 131.9% higher than in Rome
Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 89.5% higher than in Rome
Groceries Prices in Geneva are 105.9% higher than in Rome
Local Purchasing Power in Geneva is 83.4% higher than in Rome
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Restaurants
Rome Edit Geneva Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(14.32 Fr.)
26.18 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +74.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 €
(62.07 Fr.)
125.67 €
(120.00 Fr.)
     +93.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(9.55 Fr.)
15.71 €
(15.00 Fr.)
     +57.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(4.77 Fr.)
8.38 €
(8.00 Fr.)
     +67.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(3.82 Fr.)
7.88 €
(7.52 Fr.)
     +97.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.50 €
(1.43 Fr.)
5.02 €
(4.79 Fr.)
     +234.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.06 €
(1.96 Fr.)
4.64 €
(4.43 Fr.)
     +125.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.08 €
(1.03 Fr.)
3.99 €
(3.81 Fr.)
     +268.6 %
Markets
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.88 €
(5.61 Fr.)
6.20 €
(5.92 Fr.)
     +5.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.60 €
(1.53 Fr.)
3.15 €
(3.01 Fr.)
     +96.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.15 €
(1.10 Fr.)
1.49 €
(1.43 Fr.)
     +29.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.52 €
(3.36 Fr.)
6.56 €
(6.26 Fr.)
     +86.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.93 €
(5.66 Fr.)
10.10 €
(9.65 Fr.)
     +70.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.82 €
(4.60 Fr.)
11.35 €
(10.84 Fr.)
     +135.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.08 €
(6.76 Fr.)
22.00 €
(21.01 Fr.)
     +211.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.96 €
(0.91 Fr.)
1.73 €
(1.65 Fr.)
     +80.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.85 €
(0.81 Fr.)
1.21 €
(1.15 Fr.)
     +41.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 €
(0.91 Fr.)
1.39 €
(1.33 Fr.)
     +46.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.14 €
(1.09 Fr.)
1.92 €
(1.83 Fr.)
     +68.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(0.64 Fr.)
1.11 €
(1.06 Fr.)
     +66.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.74 €
(0.70 Fr.)
1.10 €
(1.05 Fr.)
     +49.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.22 €
(1.16 Fr.)
2.30 €
(2.19 Fr.)
     +88.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.40 €
(0.39 Fr.)
1.37 €
(1.31 Fr.)
     +240.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.00 €
(3.82 Fr.)
13.35 €
(12.75 Fr.)
     +233.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.49 €
(1.42 Fr.)
2.82 €
(2.69 Fr.)
     +89.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 €
(2.01 Fr.)
2.75 €
(2.62 Fr.)
     +30.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6.00 €
(5.73 Fr.)
9.01 €
(8.60 Fr.)
     +50.1 %
Transportation
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(1.43 Fr.)
3.14 €
(3.00 Fr.)
     +109.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.00 €
(33.42 Fr.)
73.31 €
(70.00 Fr.)
     +109.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 €
(4.06 Fr.)
6.28 €
(6.00 Fr.)
     +47.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(2.31 Fr.)
5.06 €
(4.83 Fr.)
     +109.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 39.50 €
(37.72 Fr.)
54.98 €
(52.50 Fr.)
     +39.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.86 €
(6.55 Fr.)
7.84 €
(7.48 Fr.)
     +14.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 €
(23,871.58 Fr.)
34,350.47 €
(32,800.00 Fr.)
     +37.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,927.78 €
(24,757.48 Fr.)
33,482.73 €
(31,971.43 Fr.)
     +29.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 211.22 €
(201.69 Fr.)
208.74 €
(199.32 Fr.)
     -1.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 11.79 €
(11.25 Fr.)
56.70 €
(54.14 Fr.)
     +381.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.65 €
(26.40 Fr.)
53.23 €
(50.83 Fr.)
     +92.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 57.26 €
(54.67 Fr.)
77.64 €
(74.13 Fr.)
     +35.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.60 €
(18.72 Fr.)
29.71 €
(28.37 Fr.)
     +51.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(9.55 Fr.)
20.95 €
(20.00 Fr.)
     +109.5 %
Childcare
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 471.25 €
(449.98 Fr.)
3,251.38 €
(3,104.62 Fr.)
     +589.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,235.00 €
(8,818.16 Fr.)
28,823.21 €
(27,522.22 Fr.)
     +212.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.07 €
(58.31 Fr.)
100.35 €
(95.82 Fr.)
     +64.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.84 €
(27.54 Fr.)
68.30 €
(65.22 Fr.)
     +136.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.26 €
(69.95 Fr.)
124.72 €
(119.09 Fr.)
     +70.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 99.81 €
(95.30 Fr.)
195.42 €
(186.60 Fr.)
     +95.8 %
Rent Per Month
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,084.29 €
(1,035.34 Fr.)
2,238.20 €
(2,137.18 Fr.)
     +106.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 666.43 €
(636.35 Fr.)
1,869.88 €
(1,785.48 Fr.)
     +180.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,103.12 €
(2,008.20 Fr.)
4,345.10 €
(4,148.98 Fr.)
     +106.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,228.12 €
(1,172.69 Fr.)
3,314.98 €
(3,165.35 Fr.)
     +169.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 665.41 €
(635.38 Fr.)
1,747.31 €
(1,668.44 Fr.)
     +162.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 315.09 €
(300.87 Fr.)
1,280.29 €
(1,222.50 Fr.)
     +306.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Rome Edit Geneva Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,655.67 €
(1,580.94 Fr.)
6,058.05 €
(5,784.61 Fr.)
     +265.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.78 2.50      -47.7 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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