Cost of Living Comparison Between Switzerland and Spain Reverse

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Cost of Living in Spain is 53.9% lower than in Switzerland (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Spain is 53.1% lower than in Switzerland
Rent Prices in Spain are 51.2% lower than in Switzerland
Restaurant Prices in Spain are 54.9% lower than in Switzerland
Groceries Prices in Spain are 58.6% lower than in Switzerland
Local Purchasing Power in Spain is 42.0% lower than in Switzerland
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Restaurants
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Fr.
(26.16 €)
11.47 Fr.
(12.00 €)
     -54.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 110.00 Fr.
(115.11 €)
47.78 Fr.
(50.00 €)
     -56.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 Fr.
(15.70 €)
8.60 Fr.
(9.00 €)
     -42.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 Fr.
(7.33 €)
2.87 Fr.
(3.00 €)
     -59.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 Fr.
(6.28 €)
2.87 Fr.
(3.00 €)
     -52.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.83 Fr.
(5.06 €)
1.79 Fr.
(1.87 €)
     -62.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.26 Fr.
(4.46 €)
1.93 Fr.
(2.02 €)
     -54.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.83 Fr.
(4.01 €)
1.46 Fr.
(1.52 €)
     -62.0 %
Markets
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.55 Fr.
(6.86 €)
3.76 Fr.
(3.93 €)
     -42.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 Fr.
(3.08 €)
1.10 Fr.
(1.15 €)
     -62.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.61 Fr.
(1.68 €)
0.57 Fr.
(0.60 €)
     -64.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.09 Fr.
(6.37 €)
2.35 Fr.
(2.46 €)
     -61.4 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.38 Fr.
(10.86 €)
5.22 Fr.
(5.46 €)
     -49.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.35 Fr.
(11.88 €)
3.06 Fr.
(3.20 €)
     -73.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 18.91 Fr.
(19.79 €)
5.70 Fr.
(5.96 €)
     -69.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.43 Fr.
(1.50 €)
0.86 Fr.
(0.90 €)
     -40.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 Fr.
(0.99 €)
0.73 Fr.
(0.77 €)
     -23.0 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.19 Fr.
(1.25 €)
0.75 Fr.
(0.78 €)
     -37.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.34 Fr.
(2.45 €)
0.96 Fr.
(1.01 €)
     -58.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.99 Fr.
(1.04 €)
0.65 Fr.
(0.68 €)
     -34.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 Fr.
(0.99 €)
0.69 Fr.
(0.72 €)
     -26.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.13 Fr.
(2.22 €)
0.99 Fr.
(1.04 €)
     -53.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 Fr.
(1.05 €)
0.63 Fr.
(0.66 €)
     -37.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 Fr.
(12.56 €)
4.78 Fr.
(5.00 €)
     -60.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.02 Fr.
(2.12 €)
1.00 Fr.
(1.05 €)
     -50.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.41 Fr.
(2.53 €)
1.62 Fr.
(1.70 €)
     -32.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 Fr.
(9.42 €)
5.02 Fr.
(5.25 €)
     -44.3 %
Transportation
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.50 Fr.
(3.66 €)
1.43 Fr.
(1.50 €)
     -59.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 Fr.
(83.72 €)
28.67 Fr.
(30.00 €)
     -64.2 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.50 Fr.
(6.80 €)
3.34 Fr.
(3.50 €)
     -48.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.28 Fr.
(6.57 €)
1.85 Fr.
(1.93 €)
     -70.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 64.00 Fr.
(66.98 €)
21.26 Fr.
(22.25 €)
     -66.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.03 Fr.
(7.35 €)
5.80 Fr.
(6.07 €)
     -17.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,800.00 Fr.
(34,325.01 €)
31,882.65 Fr.
(33,365.00 €)
     -2.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,329.89 Fr.
(34,879.53 €)
24,941.59 Fr.
(26,101.22 €)
     -25.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 222.33 Fr.
(232.67 €)
126.60 Fr.
(132.49 €)
     -43.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 47.46 Fr.
(49.67 €)
17.31 Fr.
(18.12 €)
     -63.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.74 Fr.
(51.00 €)
30.41 Fr.
(31.82 €)
     -37.6 %
Sports And Leisure
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 75.30 Fr.
(78.80 €)
37.66 Fr.
(39.42 €)
     -50.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 37.08 Fr.
(38.81 €)
12.55 Fr.
(13.13 €)
     -66.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 Fr.
(20.93 €)
7.64 Fr.
(8.00 €)
     -61.8 %
Childcare
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,463.40 Fr.
(2,577.93 €)
404.41 Fr.
(423.22 €)
     -83.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 29,101.56 Fr.
(30,454.61 €)
7,685.72 Fr.
(8,043.06 €)
     -73.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 110.32 Fr.
(115.45 €)
71.85 Fr.
(75.19 €)
     -34.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.85 Fr.
(55.31 €)
29.29 Fr.
(30.65 €)
     -44.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 116.75 Fr.
(122.18 €)
73.39 Fr.
(76.81 €)
     -37.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 154.96 Fr.
(162.16 €)
85.09 Fr.
(89.04 €)
     -45.1 %
Rent Per Month
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,699.06 Fr.
(1,778.06 €)
921.74 Fr.
(964.59 €)
     -45.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,368.20 Fr.
(1,431.82 €)
691.38 Fr.
(723.52 €)
     -49.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,005.90 Fr.
(3,145.65 €)
1,511.91 Fr.
(1,582.21 €)
     -49.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,474.37 Fr.
(2,589.42 €)
1,042.87 Fr.
(1,091.36 €)
     -57.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,285.49 Fr.
(1,345.26 €)
317.30 Fr.
(332.06 €)
     -75.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,001.98 Fr.
(1,048.57 €)
185.87 Fr.
(194.51 €)
     -81.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Switzerland Edit Spain Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,035.90 Fr.
(6,316.53 €)
1,641.22 Fr.
(1,717.52 €)
     -72.8 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.50 3.54      +41.5 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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