Cost of Living Comparison Between Belgium and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 2.84% higher than in Belgium (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 2.25% higher than in Belgium
Rent Prices in France are 0.33% higher than in Belgium
Restaurant Prices in France are 8.72% lower than in Belgium
Groceries Prices in France are 17.30% higher than in Belgium
Local Purchasing Power in France is 7.58% higher than in Belgium
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Restaurants
Belgium Edit France Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 14.00 €      -6.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 € 50.00 €      -23.08 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 € 8.50 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 6.00 €      +50.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 € 5.00 €      +42.86 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.90 € 2.82 €      -2.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 € 2.49 €      +3.78 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 € 1.65 €      -23.29 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.38 € 3.77 €      +11.54 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.50 € 1.30 €      -13.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.82 €      -3.65 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.60 € 3.01 €      +15.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.63 € 6.98 €      +23.98 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.04 € 4.64 €      +14.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.63 € 7.51 €      +13.22 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.02 € 1.18 €      +15.73 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 € 0.90 €      +16.01 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.02 € 1.11 €      +8.83 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.96 € 1.32 €      +37.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 € 0.80 €      +30.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.92 €      +65.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.09 € 1.17 €      +7.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.82 € 0.69 €      -15.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 7.00 €      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.58 € 2.01 €      +27.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 2.25 €      +21.06 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 € 10.00 €      +42.86 %
Transportation
Belgium Edit France Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 € 1.70 €      -32.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.00 € 51.00 €      +4.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.70 € 2.70 €      -42.55 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 € 2.80 €      -13.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 25.80 €      -14.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.33 € 5.55 €      +4.05 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,695.00 € 22,730.00 €      -7.96 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,770.00 € 23,429.58 €      -1.43 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Belgium Edit France Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.43 € 150.70 €      +6.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 € 0.18 €      -14.74 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.37 € 27.73 €      -40.20 %
Sports And Leisure
Belgium Edit France Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.14 € 33.67 €      +24.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.89 € 15.09 €      -10.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 € 10.00 €      -9.09 %
Childcare
Belgium Edit France Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 546.57 € 622.51 €      +13.89 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,498.00 € 10,981.44 €      -33.44 %
Clothing And Shoes
Belgium Edit France Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.65 € 78.52 €      -8.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.71 € 34.87 €      -7.54 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.04 € 82.63 €      -2.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.93 € 111.85 €      -2.68 %
Rent Per Month
Belgium Edit France Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 720.98 € 673.03 €      -6.65 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 610.52 € 513.07 €      -15.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,136.59 € 1,251.23 €      +10.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 933.91 € 975.98 €      +4.50 %
Buy Apartment Price
Belgium Edit France Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 297.81 € 521.83 €      +75.22 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 236.64 € 345.66 €      +46.07 %
Salaries And Financing
Belgium Edit France Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,069.19 € 2,276.14 €      +10.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.72 1.50      -12.37 %
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