Cost of Living Comparison Between France and United Kingdom Reverse

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Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 11.6% lower than in France (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 2.5% lower than in France
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 25.8% higher than in France
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 0.4% lower than in France
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 27.3% lower than in France
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 15.3% higher than in France
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Restaurants
France Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(13.45 £)
16.72 €
(15.00 £)
     +11.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 €
(53.81 £)
61.32 €
(55.00 £)
     +2.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(8.97 £)
6.69 €
(6.00 £)
     -33.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 €
(5.38 £)
4.46 €
(4.00 £)
     -25.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(4.48 £)
4.46 €
(4.00 £)
     -10.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.91 €
(2.61 £)
3.26 €
(2.93 £)
     +12.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.63 €
(2.35 £)
1.63 €
(1.46 £)
     -37.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.85 €
(1.66 £)
1.18 €
(1.06 £)
     -36.0 %
Markets
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.91 €
(3.50 £)
4.20 €
(3.77 £)
     +7.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.40 €
(1.26 £)
1.03 €
(0.93 £)
     -26.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 €
(0.81 £)
0.70 €
(0.63 £)
     -22.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.13 €
(2.81 £)
2.33 €
(2.09 £)
     -25.7 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.17 €
(6.43 £)
2.96 €
(2.66 £)
     -58.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.90 €
(4.39 £)
2.88 €
(2.58 £)
     -41.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.42 €
(7.55 £)
4.47 €
(4.01 £)
     -46.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.21 €
(1.09 £)
0.97 €
(0.87 £)
     -19.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.88 €
(0.79 £)
0.55 €
(0.49 £)
     -37.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.16 €
(1.04 £)
0.90 €
(0.81 £)
     -22.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.39 €
(1.25 £)
1.03 €
(0.92 £)
     -26.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.80 €
(0.72 £)
0.54 €
(0.48 £)
     -33.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.90 €
(0.81 £)
0.49 €
(0.44 £)
     -45.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.18 €
(1.06 £)
0.79 €
(0.71 £)
     -33.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.71 €
(0.63 £)
1.10 €
(0.99 £)
     +56.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(6.28 £)
7.80 €
(7.00 £)
     +11.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.06 €
(1.85 £)
1.99 €
(1.79 £)
     -3.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.54 €
(2.27 £)
2.30 €
(2.06 £)
     -9.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(8.97 £)
13.38 €
(12.00 £)
     +33.8 %
Transportation
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.70 €
(1.52 £)
2.79 €
(2.50 £)
     +64.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 66.00 €
(59.19 £)
72.72 €
(65.22 £)
     +10.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 €
(2.33 £)
3.34 €
(3.00 £)
     +28.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.93 €
(2.63 £)
2.23 €
(2.00 £)
     -24.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.80 €
(23.14 £)
19.40 €
(17.40 £)
     -24.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.21 €
(6.47 £)
6.58 €
(5.90 £)
     -8.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,590.00 €
(22,054.20 £)
24,529.57 €
(22,000.00 £)
     -0.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,183.95 €
(22,586.90 £)
24,795.22 €
(22,238.25 £)
     -1.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.46 €
(145.71 £)
212.56 €
(190.64 £)
     +30.8 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 €
(0.15 £)
0.14 €
(0.12 £)
     -19.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.49 €
(26.45 £)
33.45 €
(30.00 £)
     +13.4 %
Sports And Leisure
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.89 €
(29.50 £)
34.68 €
(31.11 £)
     +5.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.99 €
(13.45 £)
11.51 €
(10.32 £)
     -23.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.85 €
(9.73 £)
11.15 €
(10.00 £)
     +2.8 %
Childcare
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 607.00 €
(544.40 £)
1,154.24 €
(1,035.21 £)
     +90.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,878.55 €
(8,859.84 £)
15,182.00 €
(13,616.38 £)
     +53.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.39 €
(73.89 £)
67.73 €
(60.75 £)
     -17.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.68 €
(32.00 £)
33.32 €
(29.88 £)
     -6.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 84.02 €
(75.35 £)
72.05 €
(64.62 £)
     -14.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.87 €
(100.34 £)
72.14 €
(64.70 £)
     -35.5 %
Rent Per Month
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 727.33 €
(652.32 £)
1,005.16 €
(901.50 £)
     +38.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 585.35 €
(524.99 £)
770.41 €
(690.96 £)
     +31.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,462.34 €
(1,311.54 £)
1,789.93 €
(1,605.35 £)
     +22.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,127.69 €
(1,011.40 £)
1,343.92 €
(1,205.33 £)
     +19.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 540.30 €
(484.58 £)
454.64 €
(407.75 £)
     -15.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 409.27 €
(367.07 £)
335.65 €
(301.04 £)
     -18.0 %
Salaries And Financing
France Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,280.85 €
(2,045.64 £)
2,562.72 €
(2,298.44 £)
     +12.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.62 3.25      +100.8 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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