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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 21.56% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 17.73% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 9.29% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 41.88% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 4.50% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 28.36% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     15.65 $      +56.54 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     70.44 $      +56.54 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     7.83 $      +20.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.00 $      +42.86 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.17 $      +3.32 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.71 $      +0.49 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     1.72 $      +5.94 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.30 $     1.46 $      +12.36 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.47 $      +45.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.44 $     1.59 $      -34.68 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.07 $     2.10 $      -31.44 %
Eggs (12) 2.34 $     3.38 $      +44.31 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.59 $     9.77 $      +1.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.90 $     10.68 $      +35.12 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     2.89 $      -24.58 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.80 $     2.83 $      -25.61 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.87 $     2.93 $      -24.45 %
Potato (1kg) 2.44 $     1.94 $      -20.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.59 $     1.44 $      -9.51 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.78 $     1.44 $      -18.99 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.79 $      -10.12 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     2.72 $      +17.35 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.33 $     2.78 $      -16.68 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     12.52 $      +108.72 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.44 $      +72.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.00 $     93.93 $      +36.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.34 $      +44.80 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.14 $      +37.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     31.31 $      +5.06 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.95 $     2.11 $      +122.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     25,821.85 $      +22.96 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 159.24 $     230.28 $      +44.62 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.18 $      +16.71 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.96 $     29.73 $      -36.68 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.55 $     55.63 $      +40.66 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.95 $     14.55 $      -18.92 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     13.23 $      +32.28 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.07 $     86.33 $      +110.22 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.79 $     48.52 $      +35.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.67 $     93.16 $      +19.94 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 85.09 $     88.12 $      +3.57 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.71 $     1,079.99 $      +5.29 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 774.16 $     916.22 $      +18.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,735.32 $     1,860.09 $      +7.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,307.45 $     1,436.07 $      +9.84 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,904.34 $     5,517.22 $      +189.72 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,255.02 $     3,987.15 $      +217.69 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,314.61 $     2,795.60 $      -15.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.22     4.12      -2.37 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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