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Los Angeles vs Paris
Lax vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Los Angeles

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Lax
Outside city centre
Par
Lax

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Lax
Outside city centre
Par
Lax

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Lax
Outside city centre
Par
Lax

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Los Angeles

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Lax

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Lax

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Lax

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Lax

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Los Angeles

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Lax
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Los Angeles

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Lax
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Lax
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Lax

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Lax
Oranges 1 head
Par
Lax
Bananas 1kg
Par
Lax

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Los Angeles

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Lax
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Lax

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Lax
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Lax

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Los Angeles

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Lax

Summer dress

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

Par
Lax

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Los Angeles
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth