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Cost of Living Comparison Between Beijing and London Reverse

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Consumer Prices in London are 94.88% higher than in Beijing
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 103.07% higher than in Beijing
Rent Prices in London are 114.65% higher than in Beijing
Restaurant Prices in London are 178.21% higher than in Beijing
Groceries Prices in London are 47.63% higher than in Beijing
Local Purchasing Power in London is 8.39% higher than in Beijing
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥
(3.44 £)
130.81 ¥
(15.00 £)
     +336.02 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 ¥
(17.20 £)
479.62 ¥
(55.00 £)
     +219.75 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 ¥
(3.44 £)
47.92 ¥
(5.50 £)
     +59.73 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 ¥
(0.69 £)
39.24 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +554.03 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 20.00 ¥
(2.29 £)
39.24 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +96.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 27.72 ¥
(3.18 £)
23.15 ¥
(2.65 £)
     -16.48 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.38 ¥
(0.39 £)
11.03 ¥
(1.26 £)
     +226.37 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.21 ¥
(0.25 £)
8.44 ¥
(0.97 £)
     +281.80 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 41.64 ¥
(4.77 £)
30.65 ¥
(3.52 £)
     -26.38 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 10.77 ¥
(1.23 £)
8.17 ¥
(0.94 £)
     -24.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.04 ¥
(0.35 £)
5.36 ¥
(0.61 £)
     +76.26 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 12.33 ¥
(1.41 £)
18.51 ¥
(2.12 £)
     +50.10 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 24.95 ¥
(2.86 £)
22.83 ¥
(2.62 £)
     -8.52 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 10.28 ¥
(1.18 £)
25.75 ¥
(2.95 £)
     +150.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 31.31 ¥
(3.59 £)
33.03 ¥
(3.79 £)
     +5.50 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.85 ¥
(0.56 £)
7.61 ¥
(0.87 £)
     +56.91 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.55 ¥
(0.41 £)
4.28 ¥
(0.49 £)
     +20.55 %
Oranges (1 lb) 4.48 ¥
(0.51 £)
7.23 ¥
(0.83 £)
     +61.44 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.38 ¥
(0.39 £)
8.25 ¥
(0.95 £)
     +143.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.25 ¥
(0.26 £)
5.47 ¥
(0.63 £)
     +143.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.39 ¥
(0.27 £)
4.67 ¥
(0.54 £)
     +95.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.33 ¥
(0.61 £)
7.39 ¥
(0.85 £)
     +38.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.33 ¥
(0.50 £)
8.40 ¥
(0.96 £)
     +93.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥
(11.47 £)
69.68 ¥
(7.99 £)
     -30.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.04 ¥
(0.69 £)
15.48 ¥
(1.78 £)
     +156.24 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 17.33 ¥
(1.99 £)
16.17 ¥
(1.85 £)
     -6.73 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 ¥
(2.29 £)
87.20 ¥
(10.00 £)
     +336.02 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 ¥
(0.34 £)
21.80 ¥
(2.50 £)
     +626.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 ¥
(22.93 £)
1,151.08 ¥
(132.00 £)
     +475.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 13.00 ¥
(1.49 £)
30.52 ¥
(3.50 £)
     +134.78 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.70 ¥
(0.42 £)
61.04 ¥
(7.00 £)
     +1,549.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.50 ¥
(6.02 £)
348.81 ¥
(40.00 £)
     +564.41 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 24.57 ¥
(2.82 £)
39.44 ¥
(4.52 £)
     +60.50 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 130,000.00 ¥
(14,907.68 £)
174,406.72 ¥
(20,000.00 £)
     +34.16 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,163.64 ¥
(13,779.70 £)
170,456.87 ¥
(19,547.05 £)
     +41.85 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 329.79 ¥
(37.82 £)
1,194.18 ¥
(136.94 £)
     +262.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.30 ¥
(0.03 £)
1.03 ¥
(0.12 £)
     +248.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 109.88 ¥
(12.60 £)
224.31 ¥
(25.72 £)
     +104.14 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 314.65 ¥
(36.08 £)
403.14 ¥
(46.23 £)
     +28.12 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 118.75 ¥
(13.62 £)
98.28 ¥
(11.27 £)
     -17.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 ¥
(5.73 £)
104.64 ¥
(12.00 £)
     +109.29 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,772.73 ¥
(547.31 £)
9,665.92 ¥
(1,108.43 £)
     +102.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 153,333.33 ¥
(17,583.42 £)
133,711.82 ¥
(15,333.33 £)
     -12.80 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 366.08 ¥
(41.98 £)
559.59 ¥
(64.17 £)
     +52.86 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 255.33 ¥
(29.28 £)
281.40 ¥
(32.27 £)
     +10.21 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 619.38 ¥
(71.03 £)
581.37 ¥
(66.67 £)
     -6.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 616.67 ¥
(70.72 £)
691.41 ¥
(79.29 £)
     +12.12 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,882.35 ¥
(674.56 £)
14,393.41 ¥
(1,650.56 £)
     +144.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,518.12 ¥
(403.44 £)
10,263.43 ¥
(1,176.95 £)
     +191.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 14,966.67 ¥
(1,716.29 £)
26,899.48 ¥
(3,084.68 £)
     +79.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 7,650.00 ¥
(877.26 £)
17,265.48 ¥
(1,979.91 £)
     +125.69 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,676.27 ¥
(1,109.62 £)
11,107.29 ¥
(1,273.72 £)
     +14.79 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,504.72 ¥
(516.58 £)
5,726.99 ¥
(656.74 £)
     +27.13 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 8,847.67 ¥
(1,014.60 £)
19,473.95 ¥
(2,233.17 £)
     +120.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.01 3.18      -36.61 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
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Currency: CNY