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Cost of Living Comparison Between Beijing and London Reverse

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Consumer Prices in London are 98.58% higher than in Beijing
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 109.52% higher than in Beijing
Rent Prices in London are 125.29% higher than in Beijing
Restaurant Prices in London are 183.78% higher than in Beijing
Groceries Prices in London are 48.85% higher than in Beijing
Local Purchasing Power in London is 19.34% higher than in Beijing
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥
(3.39 £)
132.88 ¥
(15.00 £)
     +342.94 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 ¥
(16.93 £)
487.24 ¥
(55.00 £)
     +224.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 ¥
(3.39 £)
48.19 ¥
(5.44 £)
     +60.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 ¥
(0.73 £)
39.87 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +513.31 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 20.00 ¥
(2.26 £)
39.87 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +99.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 27.30 ¥
(3.08 £)
23.70 ¥
(2.68 £)
     -13.21 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.48 ¥
(0.39 £)
11.24 ¥
(1.27 £)
     +222.96 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.14 ¥
(0.24 £)
8.67 ¥
(0.98 £)
     +305.21 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 41.85 ¥
(4.72 £)
30.87 ¥
(3.48 £)
     -26.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 10.33 ¥
(1.17 £)
8.43 ¥
(0.95 £)
     -18.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.03 ¥
(0.34 £)
5.42 ¥
(0.61 £)
     +78.85 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 12.40 ¥
(1.40 £)
18.67 ¥
(2.11 £)
     +50.53 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 28.23 ¥
(3.19 £)
22.57 ¥
(2.55 £)
     -20.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 10.39 ¥
(1.17 £)
26.43 ¥
(2.98 £)
     +154.39 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 30.80 ¥
(3.48 £)
33.12 ¥
(3.74 £)
     +7.54 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.50 ¥
(0.51 £)
7.54 ¥
(0.85 £)
     +67.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.55 ¥
(0.40 £)
4.36 ¥
(0.49 £)
     +22.91 %
Oranges (1 lb) 5.10 ¥
(0.58 £)
7.07 ¥
(0.80 £)
     +38.53 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.34 ¥
(0.38 £)
8.43 ¥
(0.95 £)
     +152.43 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.20 ¥
(0.25 £)
5.53 ¥
(0.62 £)
     +152.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.52 ¥
(0.28 £)
4.70 ¥
(0.53 £)
     +86.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.00 ¥
(0.56 £)
7.74 ¥
(0.87 £)
     +54.77 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.92 ¥
(0.44 £)
8.54 ¥
(0.96 £)
     +118.11 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥
(11.29 £)
70.87 ¥
(8.00 £)
     -29.13 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.81 ¥
(0.66 £)
15.88 ¥
(1.79 £)
     +173.46 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 16.54 ¥
(1.87 £)
17.31 ¥
(1.95 £)
     +4.67 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 18.00 ¥
(2.03 £)
88.59 ¥
(10.00 £)
     +392.16 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 ¥
(0.34 £)
22.15 ¥
(2.50 £)
     +638.24 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 ¥
(22.58 £)
1,169.37 ¥
(132.00 £)
     +484.69 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 13.00 ¥
(1.47 £)
29.23 ¥
(3.30 £)
     +124.88 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.70 ¥
(0.42 £)
62.73 ¥
(7.08 £)
     +1,594.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 55.00 ¥
(6.21 £)
310.06 ¥
(35.00 £)
     +463.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 24.70 ¥
(2.79 £)
40.17 ¥
(4.53 £)
     +62.65 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 130,000.00 ¥
(14,674.53 £)
177,177.79 ¥
(20,000.00 £)
     +36.29 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 123,984.62 ¥
(13,995.50 £)
174,763.25 ¥
(19,727.44 £)
     +40.96 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 323.61 ¥
(36.53 £)
1,245.84 ¥
(140.63 £)
     +284.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 ¥
(0.03 £)
0.96 ¥
(0.11 £)
     +258.59 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 105.57 ¥
(11.92 £)
233.76 ¥
(26.39 £)
     +121.43 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 316.08 ¥
(35.68 £)
416.32 ¥
(46.99 £)
     +31.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 108.43 ¥
(12.24 £)
96.88 ¥
(10.94 £)
     -10.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 ¥
(5.64 £)
106.31 ¥
(12.00 £)
     +112.61 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,615.38 ¥
(520.99 £)
10,049.39 ¥
(1,134.38 £)
     +117.74 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 148,888.89 ¥
(16,806.72 £)
139,527.51 ¥
(15,750.00 £)
     -6.29 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 374.81 ¥
(42.31 £)
570.05 ¥
(64.35 £)
     +52.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 250.00 ¥
(28.22 £)
277.14 ¥
(31.28 £)
     +10.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 600.35 ¥
(67.77 £)
592.22 ¥
(66.85 £)
     -1.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 603.26 ¥
(68.10 £)
725.42 ¥
(81.89 £)
     +20.25 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,852.94 ¥
(660.69 £)
14,688.28 ¥
(1,658.03 £)
     +150.96 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,487.65 ¥
(393.69 £)
10,513.07 ¥
(1,186.73 £)
     +201.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 14,676.47 ¥
(1,656.69 £)
27,836.75 ¥
(3,142.24 £)
     +89.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 7,273.33 ¥
(821.02 £)
17,421.31 ¥
(1,966.53 £)
     +139.52 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,543.56 ¥
(1,077.29 £)
10,861.12 ¥
(1,226.01 £)
     +13.81 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,409.65 ¥
(497.77 £)
5,406.81 ¥
(610.33 £)
     +22.61 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,114.33 ¥
(915.95 £)
20,289.49 ¥
(2,290.30 £)
     +150.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 4.95 3.17      -36.03 %
Last update: November 2017December 2017
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Currency: CNY