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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 25.05% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 20.85% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 11.63% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 45.57% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 8.21% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 29.54% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     16.06 $      +60.57 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     72.25 $      +60.57 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     8.03 $      +23.51 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.14 $      +46.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.30 $      +5.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     3.79 $      +3.04 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     1.77 $      +9.25 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.50 $      +15.72 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.51 $      +49.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.65 $      -32.25 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.04 $     2.14 $      -29.68 %
Eggs (12) 2.32 $     3.46 $      +49.42 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.52 $     10.16 $      +6.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.82 $     11.06 $      +41.45 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     2.96 $      -22.55 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.90 $      -22.92 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     2.99 $      -22.24 %
Potato (1kg) 2.40 $     2.01 $      -16.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.48 $      -5.60 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.50 $      -15.33 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.44 $      -13.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.76 $      +19.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.31 $     2.80 $      -15.31 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     12.85 $      +114.09 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.53 $      +76.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     96.34 $      +39.62 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.50 $      +49.86 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.19 $      +41.30 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     32.11 $      +7.04 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.18 $      +128.01 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     26,449.10 $      +25.95 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.34 $     232.62 $      +45.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.19 $      +20.00 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.08 $     30.74 $      -34.72 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.51 $     57.42 $      +45.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.83 $     15.04 $      -15.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     13.17 $      +31.66 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.15 $     88.33 $      +114.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.97 $     50.05 $      +39.15 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.23 $     94.18 $      +21.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.68 $     90.95 $      +7.41 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,028.05 $     1,101.43 $      +7.14 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.26 $     934.06 $      +20.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,737.93 $     1,904.41 $      +9.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,308.25 $     1,471.31 $      +12.46 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,899.06 $     5,480.81 $      +188.61 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,257.03 $     4,070.83 $      +223.85 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,301.41 $     2,811.07 $      -14.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     4.12      -2.01 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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