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

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You would need around 6,736.04$ (4,311.06£) 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 6.53% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 5.15% higher than in London
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 20.94% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 1.50% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 8.81% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 22.02% higher than in London

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Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 £     9.60 £      -4.00 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £     48.00 £      -4.00 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 5.00 £     5.12 £      +2.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.80 £     3.68 £      -3.16 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.60 £     4.48 £      +24.44 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.50 £     2.58 £      +3.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.15 £     1.18 £      +3.20 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.97 £     1.08 £      +12.16 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.95 £     0.91 £      -4.04 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.01 £     1.72 £      +70.39 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.59 £     2.12 £      +33.49 %
Eggs (12) 2.34 £     2.01 £      -14.19 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 7.06 £     7.10 £      +0.55 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.78 £     5.96 £      -23.39 %
Apples (1kg) 1.98 £     2.88 £      +45.37 %
Oranges (1kg) 1.99 £     2.95 £      +48.65 %
Tomato (1kg) 1.98 £     2.99 £      +50.66 %
Potato (1kg) 1.41 £     1.54 £      +9.02 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.94 £     1.38 £      +46.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £     1.22 £      +38.20 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £     9.60 £      +37.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.65 £     1.16 £      -29.79 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.66 £     1.57 £      -5.93 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 £     7.68 £      -4.00 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £     1.60 £      -42.86 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £     71.68 £      -44.86 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £     1.60 £      -46.67 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.62 £     0.81 £      -69.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.87 £     19.20 £      -22.80 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.37 £     0.67 £      -51.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,142.50 £     14,720.00 £      -8.81 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 145.80 £     91.35 £      -37.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £     0.11 £      -12.93 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.48 £     32.91 £      +68.98 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 51.91 £     61.90 £      +19.24 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.68 £     17.55 £      +81.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £     8.96 £      -25.33 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.11 £     36.60 £      -40.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.41 £     32.88 £      +4.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 66.69 £     60.56 £      -9.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 71.05 £     86.24 £      +21.37 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,519.07 £     1,896.54 £      +24.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 966.69 £     1,143.50 £      +18.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,819.09 £     3,360.41 £      +19.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,736.21 £     2,114.69 £      +21.80 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,246.67 £     6,266.67 £      -32.23 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,885.46 £     3,517.45 £      -28.00 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,137.34 £     2,742.19 £      +28.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.23     3.90      -7.93 %
 
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