Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and France Reverse

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Consumer Prices in France are 9.16% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in France are 0.28% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in France are 18.94% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in France are 0.35% higher than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in France are 31.15% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in France is 15.72% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit France Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 £
(16.56 €)
12.68 £
(15.00 €)
     -9.40 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(59.13 €)
50.73 £
(60.00 €)
     +1.47 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(7.10 €)
7.61 £
(9.00 €)
     +26.83 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £
(4.73 €)
5.07 £
(6.00 €)
     +26.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.73 €)
4.23 £
(5.00 €)
     +5.70 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.87 £
(3.39 €)
2.45 £
(2.89 €)
     -14.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.40 £
(1.66 €)
2.22 £
(2.63 €)
     +58.41 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.03 £
(1.22 €)
1.49 £
(1.76 €)
     +44.65 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.60 £
(4.26 €)
3.26 £
(3.85 €)
     -9.57 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.06 €)
1.18 £
(1.40 €)
     +31.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 £
(0.73 €)
0.73 £
(0.87 €)
     +18.98 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.01 £
(2.37 €)
2.63 £
(3.11 €)
     +31.03 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.60 £
(3.07 €)
6.15 £
(7.27 €)
     +136.66 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.51 £
(2.96 €)
3.98 £
(4.71 €)
     +59.02 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.87 £
(4.57 €)
6.94 £
(8.21 €)
     +79.52 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.85 £
(1.01 €)
1.00 £
(1.19 €)
     +18.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.59 €)
0.74 £
(0.88 €)
     +48.95 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.79 £
(0.93 €)
0.96 £
(1.14 €)
     +22.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.06 €)
1.14 £
(1.35 €)
     +26.97 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.58 €)
0.68 £
(0.80 €)
     +38.60 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 £
(0.52 €)
0.76 £
(0.90 €)
     +72.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.70 £
(0.83 €)
0.98 £
(1.15 €)
     +39.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.97 £
(1.15 €)
0.60 £
(0.71 €)
     -37.93 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £
(8.28 €)
5.92 £
(7.00 €)
     -15.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.81 £
(2.15 €)
1.76 £
(2.08 €)
     -3.14 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 £
(2.41 €)
2.07 £
(2.44 €)
     +1.36 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £
(14.19 €)
8.46 £
(10.00 €)
     -29.54 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.96 €)
1.37 £
(1.62 €)
     -45.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.22 £
(77.13 €)
54.96 £
(65.00 €)
     -15.73 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.55 €)
2.11 £
(2.50 €)
     -29.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.36 €)
2.45 £
(2.90 €)
     +22.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(20.58 €)
21.31 £
(25.20 €)
     +22.46 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 £
(6.94 €)
6.36 £
(7.53 €)
     +8.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 £
(24,835.49 €)
20,293.54 £
(24,000.00 €)
     -3.36 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,753.93 £
(25,727.12 €)
20,967.38 £
(24,796.92 €)
     -3.62 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 173.70 £
(205.42 €)
129.95 £
(153.68 €)
     -25.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.15 €)
0.14 £
(0.17 €)
     +12.91 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.27 £
(35.80 €)
24.78 £
(29.30 €)
     -18.15 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.66 £
(36.25 €)
28.00 £
(33.11 €)
     -8.68 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.35 £
(12.24 €)
12.45 £
(14.72 €)
     +20.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.83 €)
8.46 £
(10.00 €)
     -15.44 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 981.37 £
(1,160.61 €)
512.37 £
(605.95 €)
     -47.79 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,481.41 £
(15,943.69 €)
8,073.91 £
(9,548.55 €)
     -40.11 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.45 £
(71.49 €)
68.76 £
(81.32 €)
     +13.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.92 £
(35.39 €)
30.15 £
(35.65 €)
     +0.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 64.05 £
(75.75 €)
69.87 £
(82.63 €)
     +9.08 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 63.81 £
(75.46 €)
94.11 £
(111.30 €)
     +47.48 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 882.06 £
(1,043.16 €)
641.88 £
(759.12 €)
     -27.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 660.74 £
(781.42 €)
508.27 £
(601.10 €)
     -23.08 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,578.20 £
(1,866.44 €)
1,353.93 £
(1,601.22 €)
     -14.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,176.72 £
(1,391.64 €)
961.10 £
(1,136.63 €)
     -18.32 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 381.75 £
(451.47 €)
496.70 £
(587.42 €)
     +30.11 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 292.06 £
(345.41 €)
347.50 £
(410.97 €)
     +18.98 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit France Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,275.65 £
(2,691.28 €)
1,923.28 £
(2,274.55 €)
     -15.48 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.08 1.51      -51.13 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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