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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 15.28% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 10.78% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 0.61% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 36.42% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 2.47% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 21.02% lower than in United States

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  United States  United Kingdom      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     15.08 $      +50.76 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     67.84 $      +50.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.50 $     7.54 $      +15.97 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     4.56 $      +30.41 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     4.98 $      -0.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.69 $     3.58 $      -2.91 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 $     1.66 $      +1.91 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.40 $      +8.61 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.42 $      +39.91 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.45 $     1.54 $      -37.09 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.08 $     2.05 $      -33.39 %
Eggs (12) 2.35 $     3.23 $      +37.22 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.61 $     9.26 $      -3.67 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 8.03 $     10.04 $      +25.07 %
Apples (1kg) 3.83 $     2.78 $      -27.38 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.82 $     2.71 $      -28.94 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.89 $     2.80 $      -28.11 %
Potato (1kg) 2.45 $     1.86 $      -24.17 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.60 $     1.36 $      -14.86 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $     1.37 $      -23.44 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     9.94 $      -17.21 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.33 $     2.62 $      +12.34 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.36 $     2.69 $      -19.96 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     12.06 $      +101.02 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.32 $      +65.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.00 $     82.16 $      +28.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     4.22 $      +40.71 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.96 $      +26.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $     30.15 $      +0.51 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.93 $     1.95 $      +110.58 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 $     24,875.62 $      +18.46 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 157.71 $     221.15 $      +40.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.17 $      +11.84 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.89 $     28.60 $      -38.99 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.59 $     51.02 $      +32.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.27 $     14.37 $      -21.34 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     12.06 $      +20.61 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.76 $     82.61 $      +102.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.67 $     46.93 $      +31.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.58 $     89.22 $      +15.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.82 $     82.77 $      -2.41 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 953.68 $     965.40 $      +1.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 749.66 $     816.52 $      +8.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,652.19 $     1,601.22 $      -3.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,259.31 $     1,259.64 $      +0.03 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,923.15 $     4,320.19 $      +124.64 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,287.01 $     3,106.00 $      +141.33 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,993.57 $     2,618.99 $      -12.51 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.23     4.03      -4.56 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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Currency: USD