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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 12.42% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 8.22% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 1.28% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 31.98% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 4.51% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 15.18% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     14.82 $      +48.21 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     63.73 $      +41.63 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $     7.41 $      +14.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     4.59 $      +31.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.89 $      -2.18 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.71 $     3.54 $      -4.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.64 $     1.65 $      +0.57 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     1.37 $      +5.69 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.38 $      +36.02 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.46 $     1.49 $      -39.41 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.10 $     1.98 $      -36.18 %
Eggs (12) 2.37 $     3.17 $      +33.97 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.54 $     9.11 $      -4.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.03 $     9.68 $      +20.63 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.73 $      -28.93 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.82 $     2.69 $      -29.54 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.91 $     2.73 $      -30.07 %
Potato (1kg) 2.47 $     1.85 $      -25.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.60 $     1.31 $      -18.19 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $     1.34 $      -25.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.36 $      -13.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.72 $     1.67 $      -3.24 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.19 $     1.87 $      -14.50 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     11.86 $      +97.62 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.26 $      +63.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     81.15 $      +26.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.15 $      +38.33 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.73 $      +11.46 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     29.64 $      -1.19 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.81 $     1.80 $      +120.66 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     24,455.31 $      +16.45 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 157.75 $     217.29 $      +37.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.16 $      +6.18 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.90 $     28.11 $      -40.07 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.01 $     49.06 $      +29.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.37 $     13.81 $      -24.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.86 $      +18.57 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.76 $     81.38 $      +99.66 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.70 $     46.48 $      +30.19 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 77.39 $     87.17 $      +12.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.74 $     80.79 $      -4.67 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 952.80 $     947.66 $      -0.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 754.89 $     801.87 $      +6.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,652.10 $     1,575.38 $      -4.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,262.30 $     1,237.87 $      -1.94 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,950.71 $     4,137.27 $      +112.09 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,293.08 $     3,158.95 $      +144.30 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,625.38 $     2,409.85 $      -8.21 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     3.98      -5.43 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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Currency: USD