Price Rankings for Basel, Switzerland

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World Ranking

4th Most Expensive Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 390 Cities in the World.
5th Most Expensive Banana (1kg) (Markets) out of 390 Cities in the World.
3rd Most Expensive Water (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 386 Cities in the World.

Europe Ranking

1st Most Expensive Banana (1kg) (Markets) out of 177 Cities in Europe
2nd Most Expensive Apples (1kg) (Markets) out of 178 Cities in Europe
3rd Most Expensive Water (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 177 Cities in Europe

Western Europe Ranking

1st Most Expensive Banana (1kg) (Markets) out of 47 Cities in Western Europe
1st Most Expensive Local Cheese (1kg) (Markets) out of 47 Cities in Western Europe
2nd Most Expensive Cappuccino (regular) (Restaurants) out of 47 Cities in Western Europe

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Fr. Very High 7th/384 4th/173 4th/47
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 Fr. Very High 7th/375 4th/166 4th/41
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 Fr. Very High 6th/332 6th/147 5th/39
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 Fr. Very High 15th/361 10th/168 4th/47
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 Fr. High 70th/346 16th/163 5th/44
Cappuccino (regular) 5.19 Fr. Very High 8th/382 4th/174 2nd/47
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.12 Fr. Very High 4th/390 4th/176 4th/47
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.79 Fr. Very High 3rd/386 3rd/177 3rd/47
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.47 Fr. Very High 43th/392 10th/178 3rd/47
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.86 Fr. Very High 37th/388 6th/174 3rd/46
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.28 Fr. High 79th/385 18th/173 9th/47
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.50 Fr. Very High 2nd/376 1st/169 1st/46
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.03 Fr. Very High 1st/380 1st/172 1st/47
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 13.74 Fr. Very High 1st/383 1st/169 1st/42
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 24.95 Fr. Very High 2nd/372 2nd/164 2nd/46
Apples (1 lb) 1.79 Fr. Very High 62th/389 2nd/178 2nd/47
Banana (1 lb) 1.29 Fr. Very High 5th/390 1st/177 1st/47
Oranges (1 lb) 1.85 Fr. Very High 30th/360 1st/158 1st/45
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 Fr. Very High 43th/365 6th/154 3rd/46
Potato (1 lb) 1.30 Fr. Very High 30th/379 1st/171 1st/45
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 Fr. Very High 43th/371 3rd/164 2nd/42
Lettuce (1 head) 2.20 Fr. Very High 30th/362 6th/165 1st/43
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.50 Fr. Very High 67th/377 10th/169 1st/40
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 Fr. Very High 65th/365 10th/173 2nd/47
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.05 Fr. Very High 68th/356 30th/176 8th/45
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.63 Fr. High 99th/339 18th/164 5th/44
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 Fr. High 69th/331 34th/161 8th/41
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 Fr. Very High 6th/340 6th/169 5th/45
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 Fr. Very High 33th/240 14th/133 3rd/34
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 Fr.
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.75 Fr.
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 70.20 Fr.
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.15 Fr. Very High 11st/391 9th/178 6th/47
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,800.00 Fr.
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,333.33 Fr.
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 224.09 Fr. High 77th/380 62th/170 27th/41
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 54.88 Fr. Very High 22th/379 2nd/166 2nd/38
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 42.88 Fr. High 119th/390 33th/177 26th/47
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.15 Fr. Very High 24th/355 4th/174 4th/46
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30.00 Fr. Very High 19th/213 7th/103 3rd/24
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 Fr. Very High 5th/350 5th/161 5th/46
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,475.00 Fr.
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,000.00 Fr. Very High 4th/183 3rd/68 3rd/19
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 110.71 Fr. Very High 3rd/370 3rd/165 3rd/41
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 51.29 Fr. Very High 27th/342 5th/159 4th/37
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 151.43 Fr. Very High 1st/373 1st/169 1st/45
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 187.50 Fr. Very High 2nd/350 2nd/157 2nd/39
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,674.29 Fr. Very High 35th/367 6th/158 4th/43
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,133.33 Fr. Very High 63th/371 15th/165 5th/43
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,212.50 Fr. Very High 31st/358 5th/151 3rd/36
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,378.89 Fr. Very High 33th/360 6th/157 4th/38
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,096.25 Fr.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,077.67 Fr.
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,497.46 Fr. Very High 3rd/388 2nd/178 2nd/47
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.57 Very Low 350th/359 163th/167 41st/45
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