Cost of Living Comparison Between Belgium and Netherlands Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Netherlands are 3.80% higher than in Belgium (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Netherlands are 12.79% higher than in Belgium
Rent Prices in Netherlands are 41.88% higher than in Belgium
Restaurant Prices in Netherlands are 2.64% lower than in Belgium
Groceries Prices in Netherlands are 2.11% higher than in Belgium
Local Purchasing Power in Netherlands is 8.98% higher than in Belgium
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Restaurants
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 15.00 €      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 € 60.00 €      -7.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.50 € 8.00 €      -5.88 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € 4.40 €      +10.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 € 4.00 €      +14.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.89 € 2.88 €      -0.35 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 € 2.50 €      +4.24 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 € 1.98 €      -7.94 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.37 € 3.69 €      +9.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.50 € 1.74 €      +15.78 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.89 €      +4.94 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.62 € 1.86 €      -28.98 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.63 € 5.04 €      -10.49 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.05 € 3.54 €      -12.48 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.66 € 9.74 €      +46.29 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.02 € 1.11 €      +8.83 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.78 € 0.58 €      -25.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.03 € 0.64 €      -37.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.97 € 0.95 €      -1.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.62 € 0.52 €      -15.76 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € 0.47 €      -15.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.10 € 0.78 €      -29.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.84 € 0.66 €      -20.94 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 5.99 €      -14.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.58 € 1.19 €      -24.95 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 1.68 €      -9.49 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 € 8.00 €      +14.29 %
Transportation
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.45 € 3.00 €      +22.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.00 € 90.00 €      +83.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.70 € 3.55 €      -24.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 € 3.54 €      +10.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € 30.00 €      0.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.33 € 6.23 €      +16.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,695.00 € 24,500.00 €      -0.79 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,770.00 € 25,352.27 €      +6.66 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.40 € 162.87 €      +15.18 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.21 € 0.14 €      -31.84 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.48 € 39.53 €      -14.96 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.03 € 29.08 €      +7.59 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.89 € 20.42 €      +20.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 € 12.00 €      +9.09 %
Childcare
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 555.40 € 1,468.34 €      +164.38 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,749.17 € 7,069.31 €      -57.79 %
Clothing And Shoes
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.40 € 83.08 €      -2.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.63 € 35.64 €      -5.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.80 € 87.30 €      +2.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.30 € 114.10 €      -1.04 %
Rent Per Month
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 721.47 € 1,062.74 €      +47.30 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 610.13 € 840.68 €      +37.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,134.55 € 1,662.20 €      +46.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 933.90 € 1,258.32 €      +34.74 %
Buy Apartment Price
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 297.81 € 389.77 €      +30.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 236.64 € 297.17 €      +25.58 %
Salaries And Financing
Belgium Edit Netherlands Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,061.61 € 2,534.23 €      +22.92 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.72 2.09      +21.39 %
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