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Copenhagen vs Paris
Cph vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Copenhagen

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Cph
Outside city centre
Par
Cph

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Cph
Outside city centre
Par
Cph

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Cph
Outside city centre
Par
Cph

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Paris
Copenhagen

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Cph

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Par
Cph

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Cph

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Cph

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Copenhagen

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Cph
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Par
Cph
White bread 500g
Par
Cph
Eggs 12
Par
Cph
White rice 1kg
Par
Cph

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Copenhagen

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Par
Cph
Beef round 1kg
Par
Cph
Local cheese 1kg
Par
Cph

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Cph
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Cph
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Cph

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Cph
Oranges 1 head
Par
Cph
Bananas 1kg
Par
Cph

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Copenhagen
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Copenhagen

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Cph
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Cph

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Cph
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Cph

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Copenhagen

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Cph

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Par
Cph

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Par
Cph
1 pair men's leather shoes
Par
Cph

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Copenhagen
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Cph $4,070.74/mth