Cost of Living Comparison Between France and Bulgaria Reverse

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Cost of Living in Bulgaria is 40.0% lower than in France (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Bulgaria is 42.8% lower than in France
Rent Prices in Bulgaria are 51.8% lower than in France
Restaurant Prices in Bulgaria are 41.0% lower than in France
Groceries Prices in Bulgaria are 44.6% lower than in France
Local Purchasing Power in Bulgaria is 34.5% lower than in France
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Restaurants
France Edit Bulgaria Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(29.34 лв)
9.21 €
(18.02 лв)
     -38.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(117.37 лв)
35.79 €
(70.00 лв)
     -40.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(19.56 лв)
7.67 €
(15.00 лв)
     -23.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(11.74 лв)
1.79 €
(3.50 лв)
     -70.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(9.78 лв)
2.43 €
(4.75 лв)
     -51.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.03 €
(5.94 лв)
1.71 €
(3.35 лв)
     -43.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.77 €
(5.41 лв)
1.21 €
(2.36 лв)
     -56.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.92 €
(3.75 лв)
0.77 €
(1.50 лв)
     -60.0 %
Markets
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.27 €
(8.36 лв)
5.96 €
(11.66 лв)
     +39.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.58 €
(3.10 лв)
0.83 €
(1.61 лв)
     -47.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.99 €
(1.94 лв)
0.84 €
(1.65 лв)
     -15.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.76 €
(7.35 лв)
3.05 €
(5.97 лв)
     -18.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.73 €
(15.12 лв)
4.04 €
(7.90 лв)
     -47.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.79 €
(11.33 лв)
2.99 €
(5.84 лв)
     -48.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.53 €
(16.69 лв)
4.50 €
(8.80 лв)
     -47.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.25 €
(2.44 лв)
0.60 €
(1.17 лв)
     -51.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1.80 лв)
0.76 €
(1.48 лв)
     -17.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.33 €
(2.59 лв)
0.70 €
(1.36 лв)
     -47.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.51 €
(2.96 лв)
0.94 €
(1.84 лв)
     -37.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.92 €
(1.79 лв)
0.42 €
(0.83 лв)
     -53.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.94 €
(1.84 лв)
0.48 €
(0.94 лв)
     -49.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.37 €
(2.67 лв)
0.90 €
(1.75 лв)
     -34.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.70 €
(1.38 лв)
0.61 €
(1.19 лв)
     -13.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(13.69 лв)
5.24 €
(10.25 лв)
     -25.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.18 €
(4.27 лв)
0.91 €
(1.77 лв)
     -58.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.68 €
(5.25 лв)
1.44 €
(2.82 лв)
     -46.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 €
(21.52 лв)
3.07 €
(6.00 лв)
     -72.1 %
Transportation
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 €
(3.52 лв)
0.82 €
(1.60 лв)
     -54.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 66.00 €
(129.10 лв)
25.56 €
(50.00 лв)
     -61.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.85 €
(5.57 лв)
1.12 €
(2.19 лв)
     -60.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.93 €
(5.73 лв)
1.00 €
(1.96 лв)
     -65.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.00 €
(54.77 лв)
10.74 €
(21.00 лв)
     -61.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.90 €
(13.50 лв)
5.25 €
(10.28 лв)
     -23.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,395.00 €
(63,367.39 лв)
27,942.54 €
(54,658.00 лв)
     -13.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,026.25 €
(52,865.65 лв)
23,262.24 €
(45,502.94 лв)
     -13.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176.42 €
(345.10 лв)
107.34 €
(209.97 лв)
     -39.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 26.18 €
(51.22 лв)
15.56 €
(30.43 лв)
     -40.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.36 €
(57.44 лв)
12.08 €
(23.63 лв)
     -58.9 %
Sports And Leisure
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.79 €
(64.15 лв)
28.42 €
(55.59 лв)
     -13.3 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.84 €
(30.99 лв)
13.61 €
(26.62 лв)
     -14.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 €
(23.47 лв)
7.67 €
(15.00 лв)
     -36.1 %
Childcare
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 676.75 €
(1,323.78 лв)
409.70 €
(801.40 лв)
     -39.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,289.39 €
(20,126.93 лв)
6,245.47 €
(12,216.67 лв)
     -39.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 86.33 €
(168.86 лв)
51.34 €
(100.42 лв)
     -40.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.27 €
(72.90 лв)
29.26 €
(57.23 лв)
     -21.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.86 €
(173.81 лв)
78.90 €
(154.33 лв)
     -11.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.70 €
(228.28 лв)
80.79 €
(158.03 лв)
     -30.8 %
Rent Per Month
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 779.39 €
(1,524.56 лв)
396.43 €
(775.46 лв)
     -49.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 587.79 €
(1,149.77 лв)
304.01 €
(594.67 лв)
     -48.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,469.30 €
(2,874.08 лв)
721.31 €
(1,410.95 лв)
     -50.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,164.76 €
(2,278.36 лв)
509.93 €
(997.46 лв)
     -56.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 563.94 €
(1,103.11 лв)
176.69 €
(345.62 лв)
     -68.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 417.10 €
(815.89 лв)
119.07 €
(232.92 лв)
     -71.5 %
Salaries And Financing
France Edit Bulgaria Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,326.64 €
(4,551.12 лв)
871.48 €
(1,704.68 лв)
     -62.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.56 4.49      +26.2 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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