Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 10.23% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 2.42% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in France are 16.92% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in France are 2.91% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in France are 34.19% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in France is 9.99% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit France Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £
(13.86 €)
11.26 £
(13.00 €)
     -6.18 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(57.74 €)
43.30 £
(50.00 €)
     -13.40 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.93 €)
7.36 £
(8.50 €)
     +22.68 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.70 £
(4.27 €)
5.20 £
(6.00 €)
     +40.43 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.62 €)
4.33 £
(5.00 €)
     +8.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(3.17 €)
2.45 £
(2.83 €)
     -10.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £
(1.54 €)
2.18 £
(2.52 €)
     +63.71 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.12 €)
1.45 £
(1.68 €)
     +50.27 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.45 £
(3.99 €)
3.24 £
(3.74 €)
     -6.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.04 €)
1.11 £
(1.28 €)
     +23.93 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.54 €)
0.72 £
(0.83 €)
     +53.94 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.93 £
(2.23 €)
2.59 £
(2.99 €)
     +33.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.53 £
(2.92 €)
5.98 £
(6.91 €)
     +136.30 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.53 £
(2.92 €)
3.95 £
(4.56 €)
     +56.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.59 £
(4.15 €)
6.36 £
(7.35 €)
     +77.01 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 £
(0.95 €)
1.02 £
(1.18 €)
     +23.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.57 €)
0.78 £
(0.90 €)
     +57.24 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 £
(0.88 €)
0.98 £
(1.13 €)
     +28.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £
(0.95 €)
1.13 £
(1.31 €)
     +37.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.60 €)
0.71 £
(0.82 €)
     +36.29 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £
(0.52 €)
0.80 £
(0.92 €)
     +77.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.73 £
(0.84 €)
1.01 £
(1.17 €)
     +38.72 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.95 £
(1.10 €)
0.59 £
(0.68 €)
     -37.74 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £
(8.08 €)
6.06 £
(7.00 €)
     -13.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 £
(2.00 €)
1.75 £
(2.03 €)
     +1.52 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 £
(2.21 €)
1.94 £
(2.24 €)
     +1.31 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.70 €)
8.66 £
(10.00 €)
     -21.27 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.89 €)
1.47 £
(1.70 €)
     -41.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 £
(75.06 €)
44.17 £
(51.00 €)
     -32.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.46 €)
2.38 £
(2.75 €)
     -20.62 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.30 €)
2.42 £
(2.80 €)
     +21.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(20.09 €)
22.34 £
(25.80 €)
     +28.41 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 £
(5.49 €)
4.82 £
(5.57 €)
     +1.41 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(23,094.92 €)
19,051.80 £
(22,000.00 €)
     -4.74 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,321.75 £
(23,466.46 €)
20,377.09 £
(23,530.37 €)
     +0.27 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.33 £
(178.22 €)
127.03 £
(146.68 €)
     -17.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £
(0.12 €)
0.16 £
(0.19 €)
     +61.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.19 £
(36.01 €)
23.91 £
(27.61 €)
     -23.32 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.76 £
(35.52 €)
29.59 £
(34.16 €)
     -3.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.23 £
(11.82 €)
13.13 £
(15.16 €)
     +28.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.55 €)
8.66 £
(10.00 €)
     -13.40 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 927.53 £
(1,071.06 €)
557.79 £
(644.11 €)
     -39.86 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,284.22 £
(15,339.90 €)
9,622.68 £
(11,111.76 €)
     -27.56 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.44 £
(67.48 €)
67.34 £
(77.76 €)
     +15.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.26 £
(33.79 €)
30.13 £
(34.80 €)
     +2.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.28 £
(71.92 €)
71.13 £
(82.13 €)
     +14.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 61.25 £
(70.73 €)
96.66 £
(111.62 €)
     +57.82 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 748.73 £
(864.59 €)
578.14 £
(667.61 €)
     -22.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 609.80 £
(704.17 €)
444.73 £
(513.56 €)
     -27.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,229.42 £
(1,419.67 €)
1,099.80 £
(1,269.99 €)
     -10.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 963.31 £
(1,112.38 €)
827.66 £
(955.74 €)
     -14.08 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 397.06 £
(458.50 €)
472.70 £
(545.85 €)
     +19.05 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 280.67 £
(324.11 €)
305.26 £
(352.50 €)
     +8.76 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,921.03 £
(2,218.30 €)
1,770.91 £
(2,044.95 €)
     -7.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.15 1.55      -50.73 %
Last update: March 2021March 2021
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