HC Deb 06 March 1992 vol 205 c322W
Mr. Ashton

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what information he has about the comparative cost of living in the capital cities of the EC member states.

Mr. Maples

Following are the comparative costs of living in the capital cities of EC member states as of October 1991 (London = 100).

Comparative cost of living
Copenhagen 111.0
Rome 104.1
Paris 101.7
Madrid 101.1
Brussels 100.8
London 100.0
Dublin 96.8
Bonn 95.0
Athens 93.2
Luxembourg 89.3
The Hague 88.7
Lisbon 88.4

Source: P-E International of Egham, Surrey.