Cost of Living Comparison Between Austria and Switzerland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Switzerland are 67.85% higher than in Austria (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Switzerland are 73.56% higher than in Austria
Rent Prices in Switzerland are 90.62% higher than in Austria
Restaurant Prices in Switzerland are 75.26% higher than in Austria
Groceries Prices in Switzerland are 88.74% higher than in Austria
Local Purchasing Power in Switzerland is 49.08% higher than in Austria
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Restaurants
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(13.14 Fr.)
22.83 €
(25.00 Fr.)
     +90.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(54.76 Fr.)
91.31 €
(100.00 Fr.)
     +82.62 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(8.76 Fr.)
13.24 €
(14.50 Fr.)
     +65.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.90 €
(4.27 Fr.)
6.39 €
(7.00 Fr.)
     +63.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 €
(4.38 Fr.)
5.48 €
(6.00 Fr.)
     +36.96 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.14 €
(3.44 Fr.)
4.23 €
(4.63 Fr.)
     +34.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.72 €
(2.97 Fr.)
3.74 €
(4.10 Fr.)
     +37.86 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.13 €
(2.33 Fr.)
3.42 €
(3.74 Fr.)
     +60.41 %
Markets
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.22 €
(4.62 Fr.)
5.45 €
(5.97 Fr.)
     +29.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.70 €
(1.86 Fr.)
2.29 €
(2.51 Fr.)
     +35.11 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.91 €
(1.00 Fr.)
1.16 €
(1.27 Fr.)
     +26.97 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.00 €
(3.29 Fr.)
5.09 €
(5.57 Fr.)
     +69.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.83 €
(6.39 Fr.)
9.66 €
(10.58 Fr.)
     +65.72 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.75 €
(5.20 Fr.)
10.57 €
(11.57 Fr.)
     +122.57 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.05 €
(7.72 Fr.)
20.74 €
(22.72 Fr.)
     +194.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 €
(1.10 Fr.)
1.60 €
(1.75 Fr.)
     +59.88 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 €
(0.88 Fr.)
1.15 €
(1.26 Fr.)
     +42.38 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.11 €
(1.22 Fr.)
1.36 €
(1.49 Fr.)
     +22.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 €
(1.24 Fr.)
1.69 €
(1.85 Fr.)
     +48.59 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(0.73 Fr.)
1.05 €
(1.15 Fr.)
     +58.11 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.64 €
(0.70 Fr.)
1.03 €
(1.13 Fr.)
     +62.34 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.30 €
(1.43 Fr.)
2.08 €
(2.28 Fr.)
     +59.33 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.62 €
(0.68 Fr.)
0.84 €
(0.93 Fr.)
     +36.41 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(7.67 Fr.)
13.70 €
(15.00 Fr.)
     +95.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.06 €
(1.16 Fr.)
1.73 €
(1.90 Fr.)
     +62.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.60 €
(1.75 Fr.)
2.09 €
(2.29 Fr.)
     +30.81 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.50 €
(6.02 Fr.)
7.76 €
(8.50 Fr.)
     +41.11 %
Transportation
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 €
(2.63 Fr.)
3.20 €
(3.50 Fr.)
     +33.16 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 48.00 €
(52.57 Fr.)
73.05 €
(80.00 Fr.)
     +52.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 €
(4.38 Fr.)
5.94 €
(6.50 Fr.)
     +48.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 €
(3.17 Fr.)
5.58 €
(6.12 Fr.)
     +92.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.70 €
(30.34 Fr.)
63.00 €
(69.00 Fr.)
     +127.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.55 €
(4.98 Fr.)
5.62 €
(6.15 Fr.)
     +23.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,460.00 €
(25,692.78 Fr.)
25,110.16 €
(27,500.00 Fr.)
     +7.03 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,366.71 €
(22,305.09 Fr.)
27,471.43 €
(30,086.00 Fr.)
     +34.88 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 203.25 €
(222.60 Fr.)
176.68 €
(193.49 Fr.)
     -13.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 €
(0.07 Fr.)
0.21 €
(0.23 Fr.)
     +225.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.44 €
(35.52 Fr.)
54.10 €
(59.25 Fr.)
     +66.80 %
Sports And Leisure
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.96 €
(38.28 Fr.)
76.76 €
(84.07 Fr.)
     +119.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.61 €
(21.47 Fr.)
31.93 €
(34.97 Fr.)
     +62.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 €
(12.05 Fr.)
17.35 €
(19.00 Fr.)
     +57.72 %
Childcare
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 295.39 €
(323.50 Fr.)
2,079.14 €
(2,277.02 Fr.)
     +603.87 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,027.68 €
(8,791.71 Fr.)
25,228.18 €
(27,629.25 Fr.)
     +214.26 %
Clothing And Shoes
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.64 €
(92.69 Fr.)
95.61 €
(104.71 Fr.)
     +12.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.35 €
(36.52 Fr.)
46.41 €
(50.82 Fr.)
     +39.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.04 €
(90.94 Fr.)
103.84 €
(113.72 Fr.)
     +25.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 113.81 €
(124.64 Fr.)
143.65 €
(157.33 Fr.)
     +26.22 %
Rent Per Month
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 705.73 €
(772.90 Fr.)
1,378.80 €
(1,510.03 Fr.)
     +95.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 564.08 €
(617.76 Fr.)
1,050.90 €
(1,150.91 Fr.)
     +86.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,329.39 €
(1,455.91 Fr.)
2,496.89 €
(2,734.53 Fr.)
     +87.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,020.50 €
(1,117.63 Fr.)
1,973.22 €
(2,161.02 Fr.)
     +93.36 %
Buy Apartment Price
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 471.51 €
(516.39 Fr.)
955.68 €
(1,046.64 Fr.)
     +102.68 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 338.36 €
(370.56 Fr.)
662.21 €
(725.23 Fr.)
     +95.71 %
Salaries And Financing
Austria Edit Switzerland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,039.29 €
(2,233.38 Fr.)
5,276.52 €
(5,778.70 Fr.)
     +158.74 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.02 1.44      -28.51 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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