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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 15.14% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 10.95% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 1.50% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 36.02% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 2.37% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 15.16% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     15.15 $      +51.47 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     66.65 $      +48.10 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $     7.57 $      +16.51 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     4.70 $      +34.16 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.00 $      -0.03 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.70 $     3.62 $      -2.29 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.64 $     1.69 $      +2.95 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     1.39 $      +7.16 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.40 $      +38.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.45 $     1.52 $      -38.05 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.12 $     2.02 $      -35.38 %
Eggs (12) 2.38 $     3.26 $      +37.08 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.58 $     9.44 $      -1.45 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.06 $     9.94 $      +23.42 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.80 $      -27.04 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.82 $     2.76 $      -27.80 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.91 $     2.80 $      -28.56 %
Potato (1kg) 2.47 $     1.86 $      -24.43 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.60 $     1.32 $      -17.48 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $     1.36 $      -24.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.59 $      -11.77 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.73 $     1.72 $      -0.87 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2.22 $     1.92 $      -13.38 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     12.12 $      +101.96 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.33 $      +66.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     82.55 $      +28.99 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.24 $      +41.37 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.82 $      +17.01 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     30.29 $      +0.98 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.78 $     1.79 $      +129.80 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     24,992.43 $      +19.01 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 158.38 $     222.50 $      +40.49 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.16 $      +7.40 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.92 $     28.53 $      -39.19 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.89 $     50.71 $      +33.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.37 $     14.18 $      -22.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.12 $      +21.18 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.68 $     82.84 $      +103.66 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.67 $     47.14 $      +32.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 77.44 $     89.49 $      +15.56 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.86 $     82.98 $      -2.22 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 951.12 $     978.88 $      +2.92 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 755.63 $     827.83 $      +9.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,654.96 $     1,611.25 $      -2.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,265.10 $     1,278.40 $      +1.05 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,979.59 $     4,159.98 $      +110.14 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,308.42 $     3,187.58 $      +143.62 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,638.60 $     2,483.79 $      -5.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     3.95      -5.90 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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Currency: USD