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Paris vs Geneva
Par vs Gva

Average net salary (After tax)

Geneva
Paris

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Par
Outside city centre
Gva
Par

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Par
Outside city centre
Gva
Par

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Gva
Par
Outside city centre
Gva
Par

Mortgage rates

Geneva
4.5%
Paris
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Geneva
Paris

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Gva
Par

Mobile phone data

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

Gva
Par

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Gva
Par

Monthly pass

Regular price

Gva
Par

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Geneva
Paris

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Gva
Par
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Geneva
Paris

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Geneva
4.5%
Paris
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 17.14% higher than in Paris

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Geneva
5
Paris

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Gva
Par

Summer dress

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

Gva
Par

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Geneva
$15.33
Paris
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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