France vs Slovakia - Cost of Living Comparison

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France Slovakia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1542
$1142
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3823
$2652
🏠 One person rent
$791
$638
🏘️ Family rent
$1519
$1055
🍽️ Food expenses
$529
$346
🚐 Transport expenses
$101
$52.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2565
$1240
💸 GDP per capita
$40886
$21257
😃 Human freedom index
7.86
8.04
❤️ Life expectancy
82.3
74.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
71
54
🌐 English speaking %
57.3%
25.9%
🎓 Higher education
86
76
😀 Quality of life
85
69
🏙️ Population
67.7M
5.45M

The average cost of living in France ($1542) is 35% more expensive than in Slovakia ($1142). France ranked 29th vs 58th for Slovakia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in France compared to 1.1 months in Slovakia. Ranked 24th and 44th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in France vs Slovakia

We calculate prices for France and Slovakia as a population-weighted mean of 151 and 23 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

France Slovakia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16
$8.14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$60.4
$38.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.9
$7.92
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.52
$2.12
 Cappuccino
$3.42
$2.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.9
$1.73
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$800
$575
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$614
$461
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1560
$1022
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1262
$779
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$136
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$209
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$32.8
$18.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.55%
4.06%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6369
$3662
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4977
$2773
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.91
$0.98
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$60.2
$28.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$19.1
$13.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.98
$1.73
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.22
$1.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.1
$1.57
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.19
$3.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.8
$12.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.4
$7.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$20.3
$13.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.89
$1.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.19
$1.76
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.22
$2.2
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.52
$3.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$1.15
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.1
$1.15
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.51
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.41
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.76
$5.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.3
$0.9
🚬 Cigarette pack
$11.6
$5.25
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.35
$8.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.9
$3.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.29
$1.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.46
$2.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$36.4
$36
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$8.82
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$28.4
$35.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$18
$15.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$92.9
$72.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.6
$86
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$696
$430
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10708
$9102

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In France

City Cost of living Population
Paris
$2231
2.15M
Marseille
$1602
870K
Lyon
$1523
522K
Toulouse
$1448
498K
Nice
$1616
343K
Montpellier
$1458
299K
Bordeaux
$1504
260K
Nantes
$1490
321K
Strasbourg
$1186
291K
Boulogne-Billancourt
$2256
121K
Lille
$1510
236K
Rennes
$1284
222K
Villeurbanne
$1540
155K
Toulon
$1314
180K
Grenoble
$1398
158K
Angers
$1323
156K
Clermont-Ferrand
$1277
147K
Nanterre
$1647
95.8K
Reims
$1393
180K
Aix-en-Provence
$1575
147K
Rueil-Malmaison
$1633
78.3K
Argenteuil
$1743
109K
Le Havre
$1125
166K
Le Mans
$1212
145K
Tours
$1198
138K
Brest
$1124
139K
Saint-Etienne
$1097
174K
Dijon
$1321
159K
Annecy
$1544
132K
Saint-Denis
$1714
113K

In Slovakia

City Cost of living Population
Bratislava
$1269
476K
Kosice
$1171
229K
Petrzalka
$1197
114K
Zilina
$1024
82.7K
Nitra
$1125
77.6K
Presov
$944
84.8K
Banska Bystrica
$1041
76K
Trnava
$1073
63.8K
Martin
$1040
51.1K
Trencin
$1149
54.7K
Liptovsky Mikulas
$1181
30.5K
Zvolen
$1476
39.8K
Povazska Bystrica
$1089
38.6K
Prievidza
$888
45K
Poprad
$1071
49.9K
Nove Zamky
$1013
37.8K
Ruzomberok
$1119
27.4K
Michalovce
$1052
36.7K
Komarno
$1045
33K
Levice
$898
32K
Spisska Nova Ves
$1074
35.4K
Lucenec
$1238
25.9K
Piestany
$901
27.3K