Cost of Living Comparison Between France and Germany Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Germany are 5.6% lower than in France (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Germany are 0.1% lower than in France
Rent Prices in Germany are 18.2% higher than in France
Restaurant Prices in Germany are 8.9% lower than in France
Groceries Prices in Germany are 16.1% lower than in France
Local Purchasing Power in Germany is 22.1% higher than in France
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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 € 12.00 €      -20.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € 60.00 €      0.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 € 9.78 €      -2.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 € 4.00 €      -33.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 € 4.00 €      -20.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.98 € 3.28 €      +9.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.73 € 2.68 €      -1.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 2.39 €      +28.3 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.20 € 4.10 €      -2.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.62 € 1.74 €      +7.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.97 € 1.23 €      +26.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.73 € 3.28 €      -12.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.54 € 5.52 €      -26.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.76 € 6.83 €      +18.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.61 € 6.76 €      -21.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.25 € 1.07 €      -13.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 € 0.61 €      -33.4 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.34 € 0.94 €      -29.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.59 € 0.79 €      -50.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.91 € 0.70 €      -23.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.93 € 0.82 €      -11.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.36 € 1.73 €      +27.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.70 € 0.69 €      -2.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 € 4.99 €      -28.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.17 € 0.92 €      -57.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.67 € 1.60 €      -39.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 € 8.20 €      -25.5 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.80 € 3.00 €      +66.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.40 € 49.00 €      -29.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 € 4.40 €      +51.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.93 € 3.22 €      +9.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.80 € 30.00 €      +16.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.03 € 6.62 €      -5.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,000.00 € 27,180.00 €      -12.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,590.54 € 27,441.22 €      +3.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 172.30 € 298.52 €      +73.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 27.71 € 19.65 €      -29.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.67 € 46.57 €      +57.0 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.81 € 33.86 €      +3.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.26 € 20.46 €      +34.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 € 12.00 €      0.0 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 671.75 € 397.12 €      -40.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 10,128.68 € 12,013.59 €      +18.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.11 € 78.04 €      -8.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 37.01 € 37.13 €      +0.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.04 € 83.67 €      -5.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.14 € 111.09 €      -3.5 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 782.96 € 938.28 €      +19.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 578.97 € 705.12 €      +21.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,446.69 € 1,710.82 €      +18.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,145.66 € 1,320.51 €      +15.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 624.62 € 554.60 €      -11.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 425.40 € 455.33 €      +7.0 %
Salaries And Financing
France Edit Germany Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,307.55 € 2,815.54 €      +22.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.54 3.98      +12.4 %
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