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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 24.54% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 20.32% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 11.06% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 45.03% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 7.85% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 29.70% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     16.00 $      +59.97 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     71.99 $      +59.97 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     8.00 $      +23.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.12 $      +46.26 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.28 $      +5.58 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.68 $     3.78 $      +2.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     1.76 $      +8.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.49 $      +15.25 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.50 $      +48.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.64 $      -32.51 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.05 $     2.14 $      -29.67 %
Eggs (12) 2.32 $     3.45 $      +48.86 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     10.16 $      +6.52 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.81 $     11.00 $      +40.92 %
Apples (1kg) 3.82 $     2.95 $      -22.81 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.89 $      -23.05 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     2.98 $      -22.24 %
Potato (1kg) 2.41 $     2.00 $      -16.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.47 $      -6.28 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.49 $      -15.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.40 $      -13.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     2.76 $      +19.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.30 $     2.81 $      -14.96 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     12.80 $      +113.30 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.52 $      +75.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     94.38 $      +36.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.44 $      +47.98 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.19 $      +40.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     31.99 $      +6.65 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.17 $      +127.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     26,387.78 $      +25.66 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.19 $     231.19 $      +44.32 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.19 $      +19.34 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.10 $     30.67 $      -34.88 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.49 $     57.25 $      +44.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.87 $     14.94 $      -16.38 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     13.28 $      +32.78 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.10 $     88.14 $      +114.44 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.91 $     49.84 $      +38.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.14 $     94.12 $      +22.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.69 $     90.69 $      +7.08 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,026.81 $     1,097.08 $      +6.84 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 773.72 $     927.27 $      +19.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,734.77 $     1,892.55 $      +9.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,307.39 $     1,461.44 $      +11.78 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,903.73 $     5,467.36 $      +187.19 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,258.09 $     4,069.51 $      +223.47 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,311.13 $     2,801.00 $      -15.41 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     4.12      -2.19 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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