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

You would need around 6,622.04$ (3,924.88£) 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 14.12% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 4.27% lower than in London
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 9.16% higher than in London
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 7.44% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 2.36% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 30.10% higher than in London

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  London  New York, NY      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 £     8.89 £      -11.09 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £     45.93 £      -8.13 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 5.00 £     4.74 £      -5.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.80 £     3.56 £      -6.42 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.50 £     4.15 £      +18.54 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.46 £     2.34 £      -4.79 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.15 £     1.10 £      -4.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.97 £     0.98 £      +1.03 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 0.96 £     0.83 £      -13.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1.00 £     1.67 £      +67.01 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.55 £     1.70 £      +10.21 %
Eggs (12) 2.36 £     1.83 £      -22.44 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 6.93 £     6.58 £      -5.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.51 £     5.18 £      -31.02 %
Apples (1kg) 1.94 £     2.51 £      +29.51 %
Oranges (1kg) 1.92 £     2.44 £      +27.12 %
Tomato (1kg) 2.10 £     2.63 £      +25.10 %
Potato (1kg) 1.38 £     1.21 £      -12.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.96 £     1.36 £      +42.41 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.97 £     1.13 £      +16.02 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £     8.89 £      +27.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.62 £     1.00 £      -38.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.60 £     1.45 £      -9.36 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 £     7.11 £      -11.09 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £     1.48 £      -47.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £     66.38 £      -48.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £     1.48 £      -50.61 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.49 £     0.75 £      -69.93 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24.74 £     17.78 £      -28.13 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.39 £     0.63 £      -54.87 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000.00 £     13,632.10 £      -14.80 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 145.90 £     90.05 £      -38.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £     0.10 £      -18.33 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 19.39 £     29.15 £      +50.32 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.85 £     55.85 £      +5.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.24 £     18.74 £      +102.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £     8.30 £      -30.85 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.25 £     33.63 £      -45.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.18 £     30.50 £      -2.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 64.87 £     52.10 £      -19.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 72.82 £     74.72 £      +2.61 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,499.02 £     1,682.16 £      +12.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 945.69 £     1,014.28 £      +7.25 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,789.62 £     2,932.71 £      +5.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,705.93 £     1,947.02 £      +14.13 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,676.92 £     5,803.53 £      -33.12 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,949.71 £     2,873.61 £      -41.94 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,102.85 £     2,619.01 £      +24.55 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.19     3.92      -6.25 %
 
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