Cost of Living Comparison Between Austria and Switzerland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Switzerland are 73.74% higher than in Austria (without rent)
Rent Prices in Switzerland are 91.53% higher than in Austria
Restaurant Prices in Switzerland are 76.51% higher than in Austria
Groceries Prices in Switzerland are 96.14% higher than in Austria
Local Purchasing Power in Switzerland is 42.05% higher than in Austria
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Restaurants
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(12.97 Fr.)
23.12 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +92.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(54.06 Fr.)
92.50 €
(100.00 Fr.)
     +84.99 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(8.65 Fr.)
12.95 €
(14.00 Fr.)
     +61.87 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.90 €
(4.22 Fr.)
6.47 €
(7.00 Fr.)
     +66.02 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.32 Fr.)
5.55 €
(6.00 Fr.)
     +38.75 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.14 €
(3.39 Fr.)
4.23 €
(4.58 Fr.)
     +34.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.73 €
(2.95 Fr.)
3.80 €
(4.10 Fr.)
     +39.10 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 €
(2.28 Fr.)
3.38 €
(3.65 Fr.)
     +59.74 %
Markets
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.20 €
(4.54 Fr.)
5.50 €
(5.94 Fr.)
     +30.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.71 €
(1.85 Fr.)
2.33 €
(2.51 Fr.)
     +35.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.82 €
(0.89 Fr.)
1.22 €
(1.32 Fr.)
     +48.84 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.83 €
(3.06 Fr.)
5.06 €
(5.47 Fr.)
     +78.51 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.22 €
(5.64 Fr.)
9.36 €
(10.12 Fr.)
     +79.38 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.67 €
(5.05 Fr.)
10.62 €
(11.48 Fr.)
     +127.31 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.05 €
(7.63 Fr.)
20.97 €
(22.67 Fr.)
     +197.27 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 €
(1.09 Fr.)
1.64 €
(1.77 Fr.)
     +62.10 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.85 Fr.)
1.19 €
(1.29 Fr.)
     +51.73 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.08 €
(1.17 Fr.)
1.45 €
(1.57 Fr.)
     +34.50 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 €
(1.17 Fr.)
1.71 €
(1.85 Fr.)
     +58.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.63 €
(0.68 Fr.)
1.11 €
(1.20 Fr.)
     +77.49 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.63 €
(0.68 Fr.)
1.10 €
(1.19 Fr.)
     +74.93 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.29 €
(1.40 Fr.)
2.13 €
(2.31 Fr.)
     +65.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.60 €
(0.65 Fr.)
0.86 €
(0.93 Fr.)
     +44.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(7.57 Fr.)
13.87 €
(15.00 Fr.)
     +98.21 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.06 €
(1.15 Fr.)
1.73 €
(1.87 Fr.)
     +62.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.50 €
(1.63 Fr.)
2.25 €
(2.44 Fr.)
     +49.82 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 €
(5.95 Fr.)
7.86 €
(8.50 Fr.)
     +42.95 %
Transportation
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 €
(2.59 Fr.)
3.33 €
(3.60 Fr.)
     +38.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 48.50 €
(52.43 Fr.)
74.00 €
(80.00 Fr.)
     +52.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.40 €
(4.76 Fr.)
6.29 €
(6.80 Fr.)
     +42.95 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 €
(3.13 Fr.)
5.81 €
(6.28 Fr.)
     +100.41 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.80 €
(30.06 Fr.)
63.82 €
(69.00 Fr.)
     +129.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.63 €
(5.01 Fr.)
5.71 €
(6.17 Fr.)
     +23.29 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,500.00 €
(23,244.06 Fr.)
24,974.12 €
(27,000.00 Fr.)
     +16.16 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,121.15 €
(23,915.59 Fr.)
27,208.96 €
(29,416.12 Fr.)
     +23.00 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 194.27 €
(210.03 Fr.)
180.05 €
(194.66 Fr.)
     -7.32 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 €
(0.06 Fr.)
0.25 €
(0.27 Fr.)
     +312.90 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.96 €
(34.55 Fr.)
54.53 €
(58.95 Fr.)
     +70.63 %
Sports And Leisure
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.61 €
(37.41 Fr.)
78.04 €
(84.37 Fr.)
     +125.51 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.68 €
(20.20 Fr.)
32.71 €
(35.37 Fr.)
     +75.10 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(11.89 Fr.)
17.57 €
(19.00 Fr.)
     +59.77 %
Childcare
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 286.09 €
(309.30 Fr.)
2,078.33 €
(2,246.93 Fr.)
     +626.46 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,039.68 €
(9,772.97 Fr.)
25,369.42 €
(27,427.36 Fr.)
     +180.65 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.88 €
(91.77 Fr.)
96.90 €
(104.77 Fr.)
     +14.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.75 €
(36.49 Fr.)
47.10 €
(50.92 Fr.)
     +39.54 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.14 €
(88.80 Fr.)
104.56 €
(113.04 Fr.)
     +27.30 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 112.19 €
(121.29 Fr.)
143.67 €
(155.33 Fr.)
     +28.06 %
Rent Per Month
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 732.41 €
(791.82 Fr.)
1,393.08 €
(1,506.08 Fr.)
     +90.21 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 576.06 €
(622.79 Fr.)
1,068.18 €
(1,154.83 Fr.)
     +85.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,323.97 €
(1,431.36 Fr.)
2,540.39 €
(2,746.46 Fr.)
     +91.88 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,025.96 €
(1,109.19 Fr.)
2,016.14 €
(2,179.69 Fr.)
     +96.51 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 469.28 €
(507.35 Fr.)
967.02 €
(1,045.47 Fr.)
     +106.06 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 335.18 €
(362.37 Fr.)
661.02 €
(714.65 Fr.)
     +97.21 %
Salaries And Financing
Austria[ Edit ] Switzerland[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,059.82 €
(2,226.91 Fr.)
5,217.38 €
(5,640.61 Fr.)
     +153.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.08 1.49      -28.32 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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