Cost of Living Comparison Between Lisbon and Paris 

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Cost of Living in Paris is 47.2% higher than in Lisbon (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Paris is 36.2% higher than in Lisbon
Rent Prices in Paris are 18.8% higher than in Lisbon
Restaurant Prices in Paris are 44.7% higher than in Lisbon
Groceries Prices in Paris are 72.8% higher than in Lisbon
Local Purchasing Power in Paris is 76.2% higher than in Lisbon
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Restaurants
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.75 € 18.00 €      +30.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 € 70.00 €      +40.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.90 € 12.00 €      +34.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 € 7.00 €      +133.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 € 7.00 €      +75.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.26 € 4.17 €      +84.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.76 € 3.45 €      +95.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.23 € 2.77 €      +124.8 %
Markets
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.62 € 5.34 €      +47.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.31 € 1.66 €      +26.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.64 € 1.07 €      +66.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.82 € 4.45 €      +57.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.66 € 9.77 €      +109.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.22 € 6.51 €      +102.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.66 € 9.92 €      +75.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 € 1.41 €      +43.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 € 1.01 €      +59.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.80 € 1.54 €      +92.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.03 € 1.76 €      +70.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.81 € 1.01 €      +24.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.83 € 1.08 €      +29.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.53 € 1.62 €      +5.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.77 € 0.92 €      +20.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € 8.00 €      +60.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.25 € 2.33 €      +87.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.64 € 3.48 €      +31.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 € 12.00 €      +118.2 %
Transportation
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 € 2.15 €      +7.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 € 85.00 €      +112.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.60 € 6.38 €      +77.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.13 € 3.11 €      +175.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 € 46.00 €      +206.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.94 € 7.18 €      +3.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 € 30,000.00 €      0.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,234.29 € 30,332.22 €      -8.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.34 € 214.42 €      +62.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 22.88 € 15.47 €      -32.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38.59 € 29.54 €      -23.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.52 € 38.28 €      -5.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.76 € 16.74 €      +31.2 %
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 532.46 € 809.50 €      +52.0 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,238.35 € 15,222.22 €      +15.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.31 € 96.86 €      +25.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.12 € 40.98 €      +20.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.09 € 101.81 €      +27.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 97.21 € 142.21 €      +46.3 %
Rent Per Month
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,328.81 € 1,346.58 €      +1.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 920.85 € 991.03 €      +7.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,563.27 € 3,097.41 €      +20.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,661.90 € 2,260.19 €      +36.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 568.18 € 1,090.67 €      +92.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 291.42 € 807.67 €      +177.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Lisbon Edit Paris Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,202.79 € 2,886.57 €      +140.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.96 3.79      -4.4 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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