Cost of Living Comparison

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Belgium is 12.6% cheaper than Georgia.

If you lived in Georgia instead of Belgium, you would:
local_dining

pay 22.9% less for restaurants

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.41
€14.39
$13.09 -20.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.09
€7.98
$7.00 -23.0%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.48
€2.17
$1.77 -28.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $2.32
€2.03
$1.49 -35.9%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 0.9% more for groceries

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.93
€1.69
$2.31 +19.7%
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.34
€5.56
$4.83 -23.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $4.21
€3.69
$2.90 -31.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.97
€2.60
$1.94 -34.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $4.31
€3.78
$3.47 -19.4%
Apples (1 lb) $1.09
€0.96
$1.93 +76.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.90
€0.79
$0.63 -29.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.14
€1.00
$1.59 +39.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.10
€0.96
$1.45 +32.2%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.69
€0.60
$1.03 +49.0%
Onions (1 lb) $0.64
€0.56
$1.04 +62.8%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 3.7% less for transportation

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.98
€5.24
$2.41 -59.7%
Monthly public transit pass $51.25
€44.94
$61.47 +19.9%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,640.56
€20,730.43
$22,749.03 -3.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $24.18
€21.20
$17.91 -25.9%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of transportation
home

pay 25.7% more for housing

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$52.05
€45.65
$63.31 +21.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $750.72
€658.31
$943.24 +25.6%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $620.65
€544.25
$797.45 +28.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$112.95
€99.05
$126.69 +12.2%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 49.1% more for childcare

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $568.02
€498.09
$698.83 +23.0%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,950.87
€10,479.73
$17,963.95 +50.3%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 2.0% more for entertainment and sports

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.23
€3.71
$3.98 -5.8%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.07
€2.69
$3.94 +28.4%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.51
€6.58
$5.49 -26.9%
Monthly membership at local gym $28.61
€25.09
$31.99 +11.8%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $11.95
€10.48
$11.07 -7.3%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 35.8% less for clothing

  Belgium help_outline Georgia help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$93.52
€82.01
$41.89 -55.2%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$40.40
€35.42
$34.63 -14.3%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$100.32
€87.97
$73.38 -26.9%
Men's business shoes (leather) $139.20
€122.06
$89.93 -35.4%

Belgium vs. Georgia - Cost of clothing
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