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Geneva vs Paris
Gva vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Geneva

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Gva
Outside city centre
Par
Gva

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Gva
Outside city centre
Par
Gva

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Gva
Outside city centre
Par
Gva

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Geneva

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Gva

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Gva

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Gva

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Gva

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Geneva

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Gva
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Geneva

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Gva
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Gva
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Gva

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Gva
Oranges 1 head
Par
Gva
Bananas 1kg
Par
Gva

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Geneva
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Geneva

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Gva
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Gva

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Gva
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Gva

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Geneva

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Gva

Summer dress

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

Par
Gva

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Geneva
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Gva $4,070.74/mth