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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 26.49% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 22.25% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 12.91% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 47.01% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 9.42% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 29.26% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     16.21 $      +62.10 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     72.95 $      +62.10 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     8.11 $      +24.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     5.19 $      +48.21 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     5.35 $      +6.99 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.67 $     3.83 $      +4.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.62 $     1.79 $      +10.87 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.51 $      +17.29 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.52 $      +50.52 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.67 $      -31.23 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.06 $     2.15 $      -29.72 %
Eggs (12) 2.31 $     3.51 $      +51.65 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     10.19 $      +6.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.79 $     11.22 $      +43.98 %
Apples (1kg) 3.84 $     3.00 $      -21.94 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.76 $     2.93 $      -22.13 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.86 $     3.03 $      -21.60 %
Potato (1kg) 2.41 $     2.06 $      -14.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.58 $     1.51 $      -3.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.52 $      -14.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     10.54 $      -12.20 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     2.78 $      +20.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.30 $     2.81 $      -14.76 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     12.97 $      +116.13 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.57 $      +78.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 68.50 $     97.26 $      +41.99 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.54 $      +51.29 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.27 $      +46.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     32.42 $      +8.07 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.21 $      +130.47 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     26,531.85 $      +26.34 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.29 $     236.76 $      +47.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $     0.19 $      +22.72 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.00 $     31.14 $      -33.75 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.37 $     58.08 $      +47.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.12 $     15.29 $      -15.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     13.29 $      +32.92 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.19 $     89.56 $      +117.42 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.05 $     50.22 $      +39.31 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.18 $     95.33 $      +23.53 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.53 $     92.02 $      +8.86 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,025.01 $     1,107.62 $      +8.06 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 769.81 $     936.58 $      +21.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,728.39 $     1,925.99 $      +11.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,304.47 $     1,480.69 $      +13.51 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,905.60 $     5,514.62 $      +189.39 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,252.79 $     4,019.66 $      +220.86 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,304.31 $     2,857.49 $      -13.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.21     4.14      -1.65 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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