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Kathmandu vs Paris
Ktm vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Kathmandu

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Ktm
Outside city centre
Par
Ktm

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Ktm
Outside city centre
Par
Ktm

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Ktm
Outside city centre
Par
Ktm

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Kathmandu

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Ktm

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Ktm

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Ktm

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Ktm

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Kathmandu

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Ktm
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Kathmandu

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Ktm
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Ktm
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Ktm

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Ktm
Oranges 1 head
Par
Ktm
Bananas 1kg
Par
Ktm

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Kathmandu

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Ktm
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Ktm

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Ktm
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Ktm

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Kathmandu

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Ktm

Summer dress

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

Par
Ktm

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Kathmandu
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth