France is 25.1% more expensive than Michigan.

If you lived in France instead of Michigan, you would:

pay 45.0% more for restaurants

 
Michigan
France
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $13.33
 
$17.43
€15.28
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.36
 
$10.25
€8.99
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.76
 
$2.89
€2.53

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pay 18.4% more for groceries

 
Michigan
France
Bread
1 loaf
$2.25
 
$1.68
€1.48
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.87
 
$8.34
€7.31
Milk (1 gallon) $2.38
 
$4.51
€3.95

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pay 51.1% more for transportation

 
Michigan
France
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.51
 
$6.71
€5.88
Monthly public transit pass $46.48
 
$53.41
€46.84
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,029.29
 
$25,734.55
€22,566.65

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pay 21.5% less for housing

 
Michigan
France
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$62.57
 
$32.33
€28.35
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $966.18
 
$756.00
€662.94
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $782.53
 
$585.91
€513.78

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pay 0.6% more for childcare

 
Michigan
France
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $767.36
 
$738.08
€647.22
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,578.57
 
$12,146.23
€10,651.04

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pay 26.2% more for entertainment and sports

 
Michigan
France
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.85
 
$6.39
€5.60
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.01
 
$3.19
€2.79
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.71
 
$11.70
€10.26

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pay 56.2% more for clothing

 
Michigan
France
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.29
 
$89.63
€78.60
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$31.47
 
$41.81
€36.66
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$74.07
 
$96.79
€84.87

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