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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and New York, NY Reverse

You would need around 6,616.77$ (3,985.94£) in New York, NY to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 4,100.00£ in London (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 13.14% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 2.78% lower than in London
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 11.40% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 7.14% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 1.27% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 28.38% higher than in London

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  London  New York, NY      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 £     9.04 £      -9.64 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £     45.18 £      -9.64 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 5.00 £     4.82 £      -3.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.80 £     3.61 £      -4.88 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.55 £     4.22 £      +18.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.46 £     2.38 £      -3.34 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.15 £     1.13 £      -2.28 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.98 £     1.00 £      +2.14 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.96 £     0.85 £      -11.36 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.00 £     1.66 £      +66.00 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.56 £     1.79 £      +14.85 %
Eggs (12) 2.35 £     1.89 £      -19.32 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.91 £     6.56 £      -5.08 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.68 £     5.24 £      -31.77 %
Apples (1kg) 1.99 £     2.60 £      +30.82 %
Oranges (1kg) 2.00 £     2.56 £      +28.15 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.09 £     2.73 £      +30.88 %
Potato (1kg) 1.43 £     1.23 £      -13.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.96 £     1.42 £      +48.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.97 £     1.15 £      +19.11 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £     9.04 £      +29.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.65 £     1.05 £      -36.52 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 £     1.52 £      -5.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 £     7.23 £      -9.64 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £     1.51 £      -46.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £     67.47 £      -48.10 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £     1.51 £      -49.80 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.49 £     0.77 £      -68.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.74 £     18.07 £      -26.95 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.39 £     0.64 £      -53.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000.00 £     13,855.20 £      -13.41 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 144.21 £     90.54 £      -37.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £     0.11 £      -16.99 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.62 £     29.63 £      +51.04 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.72 £     56.76 £      +7.66 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.41 £     19.05 £      +102.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £     8.43 £      -29.72 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.98 £     34.79 £      -43.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.25 £     31.00 £      -0.79 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 66.14 £     52.43 £      -20.74 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 73.35 £     73.47 £      +0.17 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,503.64 £     1,702.46 £      +13.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 947.95 £     1,040.62 £      +9.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,785.85 £     3,009.51 £      +8.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,702.68 £     1,978.88 £      +16.22 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,886.04 £     5,898.51 £      -33.62 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,984.30 £     2,920.64 £      -41.40 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,076.44 £     2,591.59 £      +24.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.15     3.89      -6.42 %
 
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