Cost of Living Comparison Between Lisbon and Paris 

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Cost of Living in Paris is 49.8% higher than in Lisbon (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Paris is 39.0% higher than in Lisbon
Rent Prices in Paris are 21.6% higher than in Lisbon
Restaurant Prices in Paris are 52.8% higher than in Lisbon
Groceries Prices in Paris are 72.5% higher than in Lisbon
Local Purchasing Power in Paris is 73.1% higher than in Lisbon
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Restaurants
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 € 18.00 €      +38.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 49.00 € 75.00 €      +53.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.80 € 12.00 €      +36.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 € 7.00 €      +133.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.75 € 7.00 €      +86.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.30 € 4.19 €      +81.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 € 3.49 €      +98.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.23 € 2.70 €      +119.8 %
Markets
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.60 € 5.32 €      +47.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.30 € 1.69 €      +30.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.65 € 1.10 €      +69.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.84 € 4.53 €      +59.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.71 € 9.62 €      +104.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.16 € 6.47 €      +104.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.69 € 9.88 €      +73.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 € 1.48 €      +49.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 € 0.98 €      +54.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.80 € 1.57 €      +96.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.02 € 1.78 €      +74.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.83 € 1.03 €      +23.7 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.85 € 1.09 €      +28.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.53 € 1.59 €      +3.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.79 € 0.94 €      +18.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 8.00 €      +60.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.30 € 2.29 €      +76.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 € 3.50 €      +29.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.55 € 12.00 €      +116.2 %
Transportation
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 € 2.15 €      +7.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 € 85.50 €      +113.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 € 6.25 €      +73.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.13 € 3.11 €      +175.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 16.10 € 46.00 €      +185.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.93 € 7.24 €      +4.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 € 30,500.00 €      +1.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,234.29 € 30,623.75 €      -7.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.21 € 235.05 €      +77.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 22.65 € 15.46 €      -31.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.03 € 29.05 €      -23.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.52 € 37.82 €      -6.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.76 € 17.49 €      +37.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 € 13.00 €      +62.5 %
Childcare
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 533.76 € 743.89 €      +39.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,758.21 € 16,375.00 €      +19.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 80.19 € 96.50 €      +20.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.92 € 41.42 €      +18.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.09 € 103.59 €      +29.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.21 € 140.50 €      +44.5 %
Rent Per Month
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,329.66 € 1,362.57 €      +2.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 912.35 € 996.15 €      +9.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,506.67 € 3,117.50 €      +24.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,621.05 € 2,269.00 €      +40.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 579.71 € 1,106.70 €      +90.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 290.97 € 812.71 €      +179.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,222.29 € 2,939.85 €      +140.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.96 3.78      -4.6 %
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