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Seattle vs Geneva
Sea vs Gva

Average net salary (After tax)

Geneva
Seattle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Sea
Outside city centre
Gva
Sea

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Gva
Sea
Outside city centre
Gva
Sea

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Gva
Sea
Outside city centre
Gva
Sea

Mortgage rates

Geneva
4.5%
Seattle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Geneva
Seattle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Gva
Sea

Mobile phone data

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

Gva
Sea

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Gva
Sea

Monthly pass

Regular price

Gva
Sea

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Geneva
Seattle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Gva
Sea
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Geneva
Seattle

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Gva
Sea
Lettuce 1 head
Gva
Sea
Tomatoes 1kg
Gva
Sea

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Gva
Sea
Oranges 1 head
Gva
Sea
Bananas 1kg
Gva
Sea

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Geneva
4.5%
Seattle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Geneva are 17.14% higher than in Seattle

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Gva
Sea
Market 0.5L bottle
Gva
Sea

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Gva
Sea
Market 0.33L bottle
Gva
Sea

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Geneva
5
Seattle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Gva
Sea

Summer dress

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

Gva
Sea

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Geneva
$15.33
Seattle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Gva $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Gva $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth