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Paris vs Gold Coast
Par vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Paris

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Par
Outside city centre
Glc
Par

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Par
Outside city centre
Glc
Par

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Par
Outside city centre
Glc
Par

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Paris
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Paris

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Par

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Par

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Par

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Par

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Paris

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Par
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Paris

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Par
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Par
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Par

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Par
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Par
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Par

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Paris
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Gold Coast are 17.14% higher than in Paris

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Par
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Par

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Par
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Par

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Paris

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Par

Summer dress

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

Glc
Par

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Paris
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth