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Cost of Living Comparison Between Beijing and London Reverse

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Consumer Prices in London are 91.24% higher than in Beijing
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 107.77% higher than in Beijing
Rent Prices in London are 132.91% higher than in Beijing
Restaurant Prices in London are 171.61% higher than in Beijing
Groceries Prices in London are 51.74% higher than in Beijing
Local Purchasing Power in London is 22.28% higher than in Beijing
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥
(3.40 £)
132.51 ¥
(15.00 £)
     +341.69 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 ¥
(16.98 £)
441.69 ¥
(50.00 £)
     +194.46 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 ¥
(3.40 £)
48.59 ¥
(5.50 £)
     +61.95 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 ¥
(0.91 £)
39.75 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +396.90 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 22.50 ¥
(2.55 £)
39.75 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +76.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 27.46 ¥
(3.11 £)
23.74 ¥
(2.69 £)
     -13.55 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.40 ¥
(0.39 £)
11.02 ¥
(1.25 £)
     +223.63 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.21 ¥
(0.25 £)
8.44 ¥
(0.96 £)
     +282.26 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 42.08 ¥
(4.76 £)
31.05 ¥
(3.52 £)
     -26.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 9.52 ¥
(1.08 £)
8.47 ¥
(0.96 £)
     -11.01 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.04 ¥
(0.34 £)
5.61 ¥
(0.64 £)
     +84.54 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 12.20 ¥
(1.38 £)
19.28 ¥
(2.18 £)
     +58.04 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 29.26 ¥
(3.31 £)
22.81 ¥
(2.58 £)
     -22.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 10.28 ¥
(1.16 £)
25.75 ¥
(2.92 £)
     +150.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 29.10 ¥
(3.29 £)
32.98 ¥
(3.73 £)
     +13.35 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.50 ¥
(0.51 £)
7.82 ¥
(0.88 £)
     +73.76 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.55 ¥
(0.40 £)
4.10 ¥
(0.46 £)
     +15.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 4.87 ¥
(0.55 £)
6.70 ¥
(0.76 £)
     +37.50 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.61 ¥
(0.41 £)
8.74 ¥
(0.99 £)
     +141.84 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.08 ¥
(0.24 £)
5.71 ¥
(0.65 £)
     +174.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.49 ¥
(0.28 £)
4.61 ¥
(0.52 £)
     +85.07 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.14 ¥
(0.58 £)
7.51 ¥
(0.85 £)
     +45.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.85 ¥
(0.44 £)
8.97 ¥
(1.02 £)
     +133.29 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 90.00 ¥
(10.19 £)
70.67 ¥
(8.00 £)
     -21.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.50 ¥
(0.62 £)
14.80 ¥
(1.68 £)
     +169.11 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 16.67 ¥
(1.89 £)
18.43 ¥
(2.09 £)
     +10.57 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 ¥
(2.26 £)
88.34 ¥
(10.00 £)
     +341.69 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 ¥
(0.34 £)
22.08 ¥
(2.50 £)
     +636.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 ¥
(22.64 £)
1,166.05 ¥
(132.00 £)
     +483.03 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 13.00 ¥
(1.47 £)
29.59 ¥
(3.35 £)
     +127.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.78 ¥
(0.43 £)
35.54 ¥
(4.02 £)
     +839.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.50 ¥
(5.94 £)
265.01 ¥
(30.00 £)
     +404.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 24.97 ¥
(2.83 £)
40.37 ¥
(4.57 £)
     +61.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 130,000.00 ¥
(14,716.35 £)
176,674.26 ¥
(20,000.00 £)
     +35.90 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 125,128.57 ¥
(14,164.89 £)
181,137.25 ¥
(20,505.22 £)
     +44.76 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 398.24 ¥
(45.08 £)
1,209.17 ¥
(136.88 £)
     +203.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 ¥
(0.03 £)
0.95 ¥
(0.11 £)
     +265.70 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 102.64 ¥
(11.62 £)
248.41 ¥
(28.12 £)
     +142.01 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 372.12 ¥
(42.12 £)
426.91 ¥
(48.33 £)
     +14.73 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 110.77 ¥
(12.54 £)
99.89 ¥
(11.31 £)
     -9.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 ¥
(5.66 £)
106.00 ¥
(12.00 £)
     +112.01 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,285.71 ¥
(485.15 £)
10,032.89 ¥
(1,135.75 £)
     +134.10 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 156,666.67 ¥
(17,735.09 £)
137,658.69 ¥
(15,583.33 £)
     -12.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 387.98 ¥
(43.92 £)
559.12 ¥
(63.29 £)
     +44.11 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 248.57 ¥
(28.14 £)
283.58 ¥
(32.10 £)
     +14.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 644.82 ¥
(73.00 £)
595.51 ¥
(67.41 £)
     -7.65 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 649.73 ¥
(73.55 £)
717.25 ¥
(81.19 £)
     +10.39 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,676.47 ¥
(642.59 £)
14,578.59 ¥
(1,650.34 £)
     +156.82 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,300.00 ¥
(373.57 £)
10,552.88 ¥
(1,194.61 £)
     +219.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,205.88 ¥
(1,494.94 £)
27,436.36 ¥
(3,105.87 £)
     +107.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 7,964.29 ¥
(901.58 £)
17,428.65 ¥
(1,972.97 £)
     +118.84 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,866.50 ¥
(1,116.91 £)
10,816.72 ¥
(1,224.48 £)
     +9.63 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,665.13 ¥
(528.11 £)
5,929.86 ¥
(671.28 £)
     +27.11 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,940.00 ¥
(898.83 £)
20,172.47 ¥
(2,283.58 £)
     +154.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.85 3.14      -35.22 %
Last update: February 2018February 2018
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Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CNY