Cost of Living Comparison Between Tianjin and Glasgow 

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Cost of Living in Glasgow is 108.1% higher than in Tianjin (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Glasgow is 125.1% higher than in Tianjin
Rent Prices in Glasgow are 183.8% higher than in Tianjin
Restaurant Prices in Glasgow are 157.4% higher than in Tianjin
Groceries Prices in Glasgow are 73.9% higher than in Tianjin
Local Purchasing Power in Glasgow is 54.6% higher than in Tianjin
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Restaurants
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 ¥
(3.19 £)
140.87 ¥
(15.00 £)
     +369.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 200.00 ¥
(21.30 £)
591.63 ¥
(63.00 £)
     +195.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 40.00 ¥
(4.26 £)
65.74 ¥
(7.00 £)
     +64.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 ¥
(0.85 £)
42.26 ¥
(4.50 £)
     +428.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 17.50 ¥
(1.86 £)
46.96 ¥
(5.00 £)
     +168.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 27.00 ¥
(2.88 £)
31.25 ¥
(3.33 £)
     +15.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 ¥
(0.37 £)
16.20 ¥
(1.73 £)
     +363.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 ¥
(0.23 £)
10.86 ¥
(1.16 £)
     +411.2 %
Markets
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 47.79 ¥
(5.09 £)
43.83 ¥
(4.67 £)
     -8.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 9.53 ¥
(1.01 £)
10.45 ¥
(1.11 £)
     +9.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.25 ¥
(0.35 £)
6.84 ¥
(0.73 £)
     +110.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 9.10 ¥
(0.97 £)
27.16 ¥
(2.89 £)
     +198.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 49.90 ¥
(5.31 £)
32.80 ¥
(3.49 £)
     -34.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.37 ¥
(1.00 £)
28.49 ¥
(3.03 £)
     +203.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 31.83 ¥
(3.39 £)
45.75 ¥
(4.87 £)
     +43.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.37 ¥
(0.46 £)
9.55 ¥
(1.02 £)
     +118.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 4.56 ¥
(0.49 £)
4.62 ¥
(0.49 £)
     +1.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 4.48 ¥
(0.48 £)
9.44 ¥
(1.00 £)
     +110.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.40 ¥
(0.36 £)
14.59 ¥
(1.55 £)
     +328.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.47 ¥
(0.26 £)
4.20 ¥
(0.45 £)
     +70.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.56 ¥
(0.27 £)
4.43 ¥
(0.47 £)
     +73.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.00 ¥
(0.53 £)
7.50 ¥
(0.80 £)
     +50.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 5.92 ¥
(0.63 £)
8.08 ¥
(0.86 £)
     +36.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 ¥
(10.65 £)
75.13 ¥
(8.00 £)
     -24.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.33 ¥
(0.78 £)
17.64 ¥
(1.88 £)
     +140.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.25 ¥
(1.20 £)
20.23 ¥
(2.15 £)
     +79.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 21.00 ¥
(2.24 £)
137.81 ¥
(14.68 £)
     +556.3 %
Transportation
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 ¥
(0.21 £)
26.06 ¥
(2.77 £)
     +1,203.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 ¥
(8.52 £)
580.36 ¥
(61.80 £)
     +625.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 11.00 ¥
(1.17 £)
35.22 ¥
(3.75 £)
     +220.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.85 ¥
(0.41 £)
27.20 ¥
(2.90 £)
     +606.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.00 ¥
(5.00 £)
187.82 ¥
(20.00 £)
     +299.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 32.57 ¥
(3.47 £)
51.87 ¥
(5.52 £)
     +59.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 130,000.00 ¥
(13,843.02 £)
265,624.94 ¥
(28,285.00 £)
     +104.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 127,500.00 ¥
(13,576.80 £)
246,044.66 ¥
(26,200.00 £)
     +93.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 485.59 ¥
(51.71 £)
2,612.28 ¥
(278.17 £)
     +438.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 82.00 ¥
(8.73 £)
123.57 ¥
(13.16 £)
     +50.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.50 ¥
(6.66 £)
295.82 ¥
(31.50 £)
     +373.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 100.00 ¥
(10.65 £)
373.17 ¥
(39.74 £)
     +273.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 40.00 ¥
(4.26 £)
137.73 ¥
(14.67 £)
     +244.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 50.00 ¥
(5.32 £)
112.69 ¥
(12.00 £)
     +125.4 %
Childcare
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,350.00 ¥
(356.72 £)
8,866.69 ¥
(944.17 £)
     +164.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 116,250.00 ¥
(12,378.85 £)
91,562.42 ¥
(9,750.00 £)
     -21.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 300.00 ¥
(31.95 £)
686.27 ¥
(73.08 £)
     +128.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 241.50 ¥
(25.72 £)
338.07 ¥
(36.00 £)
     +40.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 554.86 ¥
(59.08 £)
841.28 ¥
(89.58 £)
     +51.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 541.50 ¥
(57.66 £)
714.76 ¥
(76.11 £)
     +32.0 %
Rent Per Month
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,166.67 ¥
(337.20 £)
10,231.51 ¥
(1,089.50 £)
     +223.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,600.00 ¥
(170.38 £)
7,143.04 ¥
(760.62 £)
     +346.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,000.00 ¥
(851.88 £)
17,448.51 ¥
(1,858.00 £)
     +118.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,500.00 ¥
(372.70 £)
11,345.91 ¥
(1,208.17 £)
     +224.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,574.14 ¥
(593.56 £)
2,567.17 ¥
(273.36 £)
     -53.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,858.05 ¥
(197.85 £)
2,137.46 ¥
(227.61 £)
     +15.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Tianjin Edit Glasgow Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,148.61 ¥
(761.22 £)
24,875.26 ¥
(2,648.84 £)
     +248.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.91 5.70      +15.9 %
Last update: July 2024July 2024
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