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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 33.64% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 29.53% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 20.44% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 54.12% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 15.79% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 28.23% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     17.04 $      +70.39 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     76.67 $      +70.39 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     8.52 $      +31.07 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.11 $      +46.05 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.56 $      +11.23 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     4.00 $      +9.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.60 $     1.88 $      +17.02 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     1.59 $      +23.66 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.59 $      +58.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.42 $     1.77 $      -27.09 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.01 $     2.44 $      -19.02 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     3.69 $      +61.08 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.52 $     10.59 $      +11.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.77 $     11.72 $      +50.94 %
Apples (1kg) 3.80 $     3.13 $      -17.67 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.71 $     3.03 $      -18.36 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     3.22 $      -16.20 %
Potato (1kg) 2.39 $     2.22 $      -7.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.60 $      +1.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.73 $      -1.79 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.06 $      -7.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.91 $      +25.66 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     3.00 $      -8.23 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     13.48 $      +124.63 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.75 $      +87.43 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     102.23 $      +46.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.77 $      +59.03 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.39 $      +53.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.40 $     34.08 $      +15.91 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.33 $      +142.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,700.00 $     27,261.88 $      +31.70 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.75 $     250.12 $      +55.59 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.24 $      +58.05 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.75 $     32.63 $      -30.20 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.53 $     62.05 $      +56.97 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.38 $     15.80 $      -14.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     13.63 $      +36.31 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.11 $     93.59 $      +127.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.55 $     52.90 $      +44.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.91 $     99.74 $      +29.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.36 $     98.18 $      +16.38 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,017.62 $     1,185.51 $      +16.50 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 765.16 $     991.20 $      +29.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,727.34 $     2,050.15 $      +18.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,299.04 $     1,565.19 $      +20.49 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,943.44 $     5,368.62 $      +176.24 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,251.05 $     4,139.55 $      +230.89 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,297.48 $     3,065.39 $      -7.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     4.14      -0.93 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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