Cologne vs Panama City - Cost of Living Comparison

Cologne Panama City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1502
$1211
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3553
$2927
🏠 One person rent
$800
$632
🏘️ Family rent
$1406
$1104
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$383
🚐 Transport expenses
$205
$92.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2485
$808
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
15 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
91
42
😀 Quality of life
95
68
🏙️ Population
1.08M
881K

The cost of living in Cologne is 24% more expensive than in Panama City. Cities ranked 2657th and 3976th ($1502 vs $1211) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 13th and 1st in Germany and Panama, respectively. Check Germany vs Panama comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Cologne compared to 0.7 months in Panama City. Cologne ranked 3rd best city to live in Germany vs Panama City ranked 1st in Panama, while ranked 15th and 3154th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cologne vs Panama City

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Cologne Panama City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$12
$10.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.4
$40.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.6
$6.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.95
$2.66
 Cappuccino
$2.83
$3.7
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
$1.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$746
$784
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$597
$453
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1462
$1416
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1077
$840
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$143
$70.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$221
$107
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
$42.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.4%
5.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6543
$2272
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4352
$1319
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.1
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$97.6
$34.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
$13.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.94
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$1.63
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.73
$1.92
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$1.92
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.73
$2.32
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.02
$6.36
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$8.06
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.68
$2.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.34
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.34
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$2.73
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.25
$0.94
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.24
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
$11
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.8
$1.39
🚬 Cigarette pack
$7.34
$5.68
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.01
$8.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$8.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$2.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.64
$2.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30
$41.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
$6.68
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$47.9
$51.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.9
$15.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$87.2
$52.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$82.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$512
$368
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10097
$13041

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Distance City Cost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 mi Hurth
$1222
10 km or 6.4 mi Leverkusen
$1474
10 km or 6.4 mi Frechen
$1221
13 km or 7.9 mi Bruhl
$1161
13 km or 7.9 mi Pulheim
$1219
14 km or 8.4 mi Wesseling
$1214
14 km or 8.5 mi Bergisch Gladbach
$1186
15 km or 9.3 mi Niederkassel
$1217
16 km or 10 mi Rosrath
$1219
18 km or 11 mi Monheim am Rhein
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Dormagen
$1220
19 km or 12 mi Erftstadt
$1218
19 km or 12 mi Langenfeld
$1217
20 km or 12 mi Troisdorf
$1221
20 km or 12 mi Leichlingen
$1219
20 km or 12 mi Kerpen
$1218
21 km or 13 mi Bornheim
$1213
21 km or 13 mi Lohmar
$1215
22 km or 14 mi Bergheim
$1138
23 km or 15 mi Siegburg
$1212
24 km or 15 mi Overath
$1217
25 km or 16 mi Sankt Augustin
$1219
25 km or 16 mi Bonn
$1440
26 km or 16 mi Hilden
$1218
26 km or 16 mi Solingen
$969
27 km or 17 mi Elsdorf
$1214
28 km or 17 mi Wermelskirchen
$1221
28 km or 17 mi Haan
$1215
28 km or 18 mi Bedburg
$1214
29 km or 18 mi Hennef
$1216
31 km or 19 mi Grevenbroich
$1218
31 km or 19 mi Remscheid
$1209
31 km or 20 mi Erkrath
$1221
33 km or 20 mi Konigswinter
$1215
34 km or 21 mi Euskirchen
$1211
34 km or 21 mi Neuss
$1281
34 km or 21 mi Mettmann
$1218
35 km or 21 mi Zulpich
$1221
35 km or 21 mi Meckenheim
$1218
35 km or 22 mi Dusseldorf
$1470

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Distance City Cost of living
8.1 km or 5 mi Balboa
$851
16 km or 9.9 mi Tocumen
$845
26 km or 16 mi Pacora
$760
34 km or 21 mi La Chorrera
$841
59 km or 37 mi Colon
$889
108 km or 67 mi Penonome
$784
154 km or 96 mi Chitre
$847
190 km or 118 mi Santiago de Veraguas
$853
321 km or 199 mi Turbo
$430
329 km or 204 mi David
$769
398 km or 247 mi Monteria
$486
403 km or 250 mi Limon
$846
406 km or 252 mi Santa Cruz de Lorica
$423
452 km or 281 mi Sincelejo
$421
463 km or 288 mi Cartagena
$799
483 km or 300 mi Quibdo
$425
494 km or 307 mi Cartago
$823
513 km or 319 mi San Jose
$1001
518 km or 322 mi Heredia
$723
521 km or 324 mi Magangue
$423
526 km or 327 mi Bello
$402
529 km or 329 mi Alajuela
$834
530 km or 329 mi Medellin
$648
534 km or 332 mi Envigado
$500
558 km or 347 mi Soledad
$440
559 km or 348 mi Barranquilla
$577
595 km or 370 mi Puntarenas
$735
617 km or 383 mi Cartago
$392
617 km or 383 mi Cienaga
$423
623 km or 387 mi Manizales
$474
627 km or 390 mi Santa Teresa
$837
627 km or 390 mi Pereira
$414
631 km or 392 mi Santa Marta
$537
632 km or 393 mi Buenaventura
$433
636 km or 395 mi Minca
$422
651 km or 404 mi Salento
$422
652 km or 405 mi Armenia
$421
657 km or 408 mi Tulua
$393
658 km or 409 mi Barrancabermeja
$376
675 km or 419 mi Liberia
$661