Price Rankings for Cologne, Germany

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World Ranking

24th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 511 Cities in the World.
93th Cheapest Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) (Markets) out of 556 Cities in the World.
122th Cheapest 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 575 Cities in the World.
11st Most Expensive Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment (Utilities (Monthly)) out of 584 Cities in the World.
30th Most Expensive 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 583 Cities in the World.
37th Most Expensive Water (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 585 Cities in the World.

Europe Ranking

20th Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 234 Cities in Europe
21st Cheapest 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 234 Cities in Europe
67th Cheapest Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) (Markets) out of 242 Cities in Europe
11st Most Expensive Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment (Utilities (Monthly)) out of 240 Cities in Europe
4th Most Expensive Monthly Pass (Regular Price) (Transportation) out of 224 Cities in Europe
27th Most Expensive 1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 241 Cities in Europe

Western Europe Ranking

1st Cheapest 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 64 Cities in Western Europe
2nd Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 55 Cities in Western Europe
5th Cheapest Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant (Restaurants) out of 70 Cities in Western Europe
9th Most Expensive Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment (Utilities (Monthly)) out of 68 Cities in Western Europe
2nd Most Expensive Monthly Pass (Regular Price) (Transportation) out of 61 Cities in Western Europe
16th Most Expensive Apples (1kg) (Markets) out of 69 Cities in Western Europe

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.00 € Moderate 319th/587 162th/242 66th/70
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 € Very High 110th/580 74th/240 28th/69
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.14 € High 151st/481 98th/191 54th/55
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 € Moderate 226th/564 110th/240 41st/70
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 € Moderate 329th/558 132th/237 53th/68
Cappuccino (regular) 2.76 € Moderate 286th/583 112th/241 48th/69
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.54 € Very High 46th/585 45th/240 32th/68
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 € Very High 37th/585 36th/239 26th/68
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.61 € Moderate 265th/587 123th/241 39th/70
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.33 € Moderate 254th/583 81st/241 47th/70
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.92 € High 187th/578 49th/240 20th/70
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.47 € High 138th/587 75th/241 31st/70
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.44 € High 162th/558 84th/237 52th/69
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.27 € High 217th/580 102th/240 53th/70
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.87 € High 210th/542 109th/225 52th/67
Apples (1 lb) 1.19 € High 187th/579 32th/237 16th/69
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 € Very High 115th/577 62th/239 26th/69
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 € Moderate 218th/540 68th/225 29th/65
Tomato (1 lb) 0.70 € Moderate 321st/566 148th/232 49th/69
Potato (1 lb) 0.58 € Moderate 245th/564 82th/236 35th/67
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 € Moderate 248th/558 78th/225 37th/65
Lettuce (1 head) 1.18 € High 190th/530 41st/222 17th/66
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.48 € Low 383th/559 160th/234 43th/68
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 € Very Low 464th/556 176th/242 53th/70
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.60 € Very Low 488th/511 215th/234 52th/66
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 € Low 353th/483 123th/220 36th/62
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 € High 159th/484 85th/219 40th/65
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 € Very High 44th/571 41st/241 18th/69
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 99.25 € Very High 13th/502 4th/224 2nd/61
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 € High 113th/502 98th/221 35th/53
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 € Very High 40th/449 31st/194 28th/48
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 € Very High 62th/375 49th/176 27th/40
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.45 € High 119th/588 110th/242 36th/70
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,000.00 €
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,399.80 € High 104th/459 59th/152 22th/34
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 251.21 € Very High 11st/584 11st/240 9th/68
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 € High 160th/429 84th/198 22th/49
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.99 € Moderate 334th/588 121st/242 49th/70
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.09 € Moderate 311st/588 143th/242 43th/70
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.43 € Very High 35th/421 21st/185 8th/39
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.50 € High 151st/585 98th/241 53th/69
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 525.71 € High 180th/495 52th/187 21st/49
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,933.33 €
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 91.67 € Very High 30th/583 27th/241 18th/70
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.18 € Low 454th/575 214th/234 64th/64
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.76 € High 126th/586 87th/242 45th/70
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.69 € Very High 57th/578 51st/236 27th/66
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 823.20 € High 214th/587 74th/242 32th/70
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 624.52 € High 225th/585 84th/242 40th/70
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,584.38 € High 173th/584 58th/240 29th/69
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,113.33 € High 203th/585 70th/240 36th/69
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 530.87 € Very High 83th/492 38th/202 22th/55
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 369.29 € Very High 68th/472 35th/192 22th/50
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,478.54 € High 182th/582 62th/241 34th/69
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.66 Low 408th/533 100th/212 1st/54
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