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Cost of Living Comparison Between Taipei and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 29.09% higher than in Taipei
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 80.51% higher than in Taipei
Rent Prices in London are 265.59% higher than in Taipei
Restaurant Prices in London are 211.03% higher than in Taipei
Groceries Prices in London are 23.96% lower than in Taipei
Local Purchasing Power in London is 21.84% higher than in Taipei
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Restaurants Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.95 $
(120.00 NT$)
19.50 $
(15.00 £)
     +393.46 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 24.70 $
(750.00 NT$)
78.01 $
(60.00 £)
     +215.81 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4.28 $
(130.00 NT$)
7.80 $
(6.00 £)
     +82.20 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.85 $
(56.07 NT$)
6.50 $
(5.00 £)
     +252.06 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.31 $
(70.00 NT$)
5.85 $
(4.50 £)
     +153.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.81 $
(85.37 NT$)
3.76 $
(2.89 £)
     +33.55 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.87 $
(26.54 NT$)
1.85 $
(1.42 £)
     +111.16 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.65 $
(19.79 NT$)
1.44 $
(1.11 £)
     +121.57 %
Markets Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.88 $
(330.20 NT$)
4.74 $
(3.65 £)
     -56.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.61 $
(48.80 NT$)
1.28 $
(0.99 £)
     -20.24 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.51 $
(45.96 NT$)
0.77 $
(0.59 £)
     -49.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.43 $
(73.69 NT$)
2.67 $
(2.06 £)
     +10.11 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.45 $
(256.62 NT$)
4.00 $
(3.08 £)
     -52.69 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.87 $
(117.59 NT$)
3.50 $
(2.70 £)
     -9.52 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.44 $
(286.59 NT$)
4.76 $
(3.66 £)
     -49.58 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.20 $
(66.80 NT$)
1.08 $
(0.83 £)
     -50.85 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.96 $
(29.19 NT$)
0.68 $
(0.52 £)
     -29.67 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.26 $
(38.20 NT$)
1.17 $
(0.90 £)
     -6.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.47 $
(44.70 NT$)
1.37 $
(1.06 £)
     -6.66 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.28 $
(38.90 NT$)
0.69 $
(0.53 £)
     -46.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.01 $
(30.79 NT$)
0.61 $
(0.47 £)
     -39.67 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.52 $
(46.11 NT$)
0.93 $
(0.72 £)
     -38.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.22 $
(37.15 NT$)
1.00 $
(0.77 £)
     -18.56 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.82 $
(450.00 NT$)
10.40 $
(8.00 £)
     -29.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.54 $
(46.80 NT$)
2.30 $
(1.77 £)
     +49.32 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $
(69.47 NT$)
2.21 $
(1.70 £)
     -3.40 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.62 $
(110.00 NT$)
14.34 $
(11.03 £)
     +295.66 %
Transportation Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.66 $
(20.00 NT$)
3.25 $
(2.50 £)
     +393.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 42.16 $
(1,280.00 NT$)
186.56 $
(143.48 £)
     +342.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.31 $
(70.00 NT$)
5.20 $
(4.00 £)
     +125.58 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.33 $
(40.23 NT$)
5.44 $
(4.18 £)
     +310.56 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7.74 $
(235.00 NT$)
45.51 $
(35.00 £)
     +487.95 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.67 $
(111.49 NT$)
6.38 $
(4.90 £)
     +73.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,643.29 $
(900,000.00 NT$)
27,230.27 $
(20,942.50 £)
     -8.14 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,780.94 $
(691,652.17 NT$)
28,494.62 $
(21,914.90 £)
     +25.08 %
Utilities (Monthly) Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 73.59 $
(2,234.40 NT$)
211.17 $
(162.41 £)
     +186.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(4.12 NT$)
0.12 $
(0.09 £)
     -12.35 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.01 $
(668.39 NT$)
40.05 $
(30.80 £)
     +81.93 %
Sports And Leisure Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.89 $
(1,332.58 NT$)
50.88 $
(39.13 £)
     +15.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.63 $
(413.92 NT$)
15.13 $
(11.64 £)
     +10.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.88 $
(300.00 NT$)
15.60 $
(12.00 £)
     +57.91 %
Childcare Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 541.56 $
(16,442.31 NT$)
1,781.06 $
(1,369.79 £)
     +228.88 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,484.74 $
(409,410.21 NT$)
23,329.20 $
(17,942.23 £)
     +73.00 %
Clothing And Shoes Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.50 $
(2,079.66 NT$)
84.39 $
(64.90 £)
     +23.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.48 $
(1,016.63 NT$)
41.19 $
(31.68 £)
     +23.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 86.65 $
(2,630.89 NT$)
86.82 $
(66.77 £)
     +0.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.31 $
(3,379.42 NT$)
102.94 $
(79.17 £)
     -7.51 %
Rent Per Month Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 519.30 $
(15,766.56 NT$)
2,264.83 $
(1,741.86 £)
     +336.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 351.43 $
(10,669.64 NT$)
1,585.33 $
(1,219.26 £)
     +351.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,200.37 $
(36,444.43 NT$)
4,011.16 $
(3,084.94 £)
     +234.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 805.20 $
(24,446.81 NT$)
2,654.17 $
(2,041.29 £)
     +229.63 %
Buy Apartment Price Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,251.40 $
(37,993.82 NT$)
1,533.16 $
(1,179.14 £)
     +22.52 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 703.50 $
(21,358.92 NT$)
832.92 $
(640.59 £)
     +18.40 %
Salaries And Financing Taipei[ Edit ] London[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,438.57 $
(43,676.43 NT$)
3,163.96 $
(2,433.37 £)
     +119.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.90 3.29      +73.17 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
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