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Cost of Living Comparison Between Taipei and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 26.98% higher than in Taipei
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 75.54% higher than in Taipei
Rent Prices in London are 245.53% higher than in Taipei
Restaurant Prices in London are 187.37% higher than in Taipei
Groceries Prices in London are 25.56% lower than in Taipei
Local Purchasing Power in London is 10.96% higher than in Taipei
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 120.00 NT$
(3.11 £)
578.48 NT$
(15.00 £)
     +382.07 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 NT$
(20.74 £)
2,121.10 NT$
(55.00 £)
     +165.14 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 130.00 NT$
(3.37 £)
231.39 NT$
(6.00 £)
     +77.99 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 70.00 NT$
(1.82 £)
192.83 NT$
(5.00 £)
     +175.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 80.00 NT$
(2.07 £)
173.54 NT$
(4.50 £)
     +116.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 79.89 NT$
(2.07 £)
107.56 NT$
(2.79 £)
     +34.63 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 27.03 NT$
(0.70 £)
56.74 NT$
(1.47 £)
     +109.93 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 19.61 NT$
(0.51 £)
42.17 NT$
(1.09 £)
     +114.99 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 324.77 NT$
(8.42 £)
140.22 NT$
(3.64 £)
     -56.82 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 47.67 NT$
(1.24 £)
38.92 NT$
(1.01 £)
     -18.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 49.90 NT$
(1.29 £)
21.92 NT$
(0.57 £)
     -56.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 72.42 NT$
(1.88 £)
77.99 NT$
(2.02 £)
     +7.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 224.98 NT$
(5.83 £)
117.80 NT$
(3.05 £)
     -47.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 110.75 NT$
(2.87 £)
103.44 NT$
(2.68 £)
     -6.60 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 340.19 NT$
(8.82 £)
143.46 NT$
(3.72 £)
     -57.83 %
Apples (1 lb) 65.20 NT$
(1.69 £)
32.35 NT$
(0.84 £)
     -50.39 %
Banana (1 lb) 27.58 NT$
(0.72 £)
19.00 NT$
(0.49 £)
     -31.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 36.17 NT$
(0.94 £)
35.62 NT$
(0.92 £)
     -1.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 44.45 NT$
(1.15 £)
41.20 NT$
(1.07 £)
     -7.32 %
Potato (1 lb) 39.85 NT$
(1.03 £)
19.67 NT$
(0.51 £)
     -50.65 %
Onion (1 lb) 31.07 NT$
(0.81 £)
17.98 NT$
(0.47 £)
     -42.15 %
Lettuce (1 head) 44.00 NT$
(1.14 £)
29.05 NT$
(0.75 £)
     -33.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 34.71 NT$
(0.90 £)
33.01 NT$
(0.86 £)
     -4.89 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 450.00 NT$
(11.67 £)
308.52 NT$
(8.00 £)
     -31.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 45.43 NT$
(1.18 £)
66.51 NT$
(1.72 £)
     +46.40 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 69.14 NT$
(1.79 £)
72.17 NT$
(1.87 £)
     +4.38 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 110.00 NT$
(2.85 £)
424.22 NT$
(11.00 £)
     +285.65 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 NT$
(0.52 £)
96.41 NT$
(2.50 £)
     +382.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,280.00 NT$
(33.19 £)
5,784.82 NT$
(150.00 £)
     +351.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 70.00 NT$
(1.82 £)
192.83 NT$
(5.00 £)
     +175.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 NT$
(1.04 £)
189.51 NT$
(4.91 £)
     +371.03 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 245.00 NT$
(6.35 £)
1,928.27 NT$
(50.00 £)
     +687.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 112.06 NT$
(2.91 £)
188.36 NT$
(4.88 £)
     +68.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 900,000.00 NT$
(23,336.95 £)
771,309.16 NT$
(20,000.00 £)
     -14.30 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 695,166.67 NT$
(18,025.63 £)
827,690.18 NT$
(21,461.96 £)
     +19.06 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,174.91 NT$
(56.40 £)
6,448.10 NT$
(167.20 £)
     +196.48 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 4.52 NT$
(0.12 £)
4.70 NT$
(0.12 £)
     +4.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 725.16 NT$
(18.80 £)
1,206.15 NT$
(31.28 £)
     +66.33 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,365.12 NT$
(35.40 £)
1,473.68 NT$
(38.21 £)
     +7.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 420.00 NT$
(10.89 £)
452.87 NT$
(11.74 £)
     +7.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 290.00 NT$
(7.52 £)
462.79 NT$
(12.00 £)
     +59.58 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 16,396.55 NT$
(425.16 £)
51,281.69 NT$
(1,329.73 £)
     +212.76 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 393,100.00 NT$
(10,193.06 £)
695,516.29 NT$
(18,034.70 £)
     +76.93 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,952.10 NT$
(50.62 £)
2,614.56 NT$
(67.80 £)
     +33.94 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,016.73 NT$
(26.36 £)
1,247.64 NT$
(32.35 £)
     +22.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,581.60 NT$
(66.94 £)
2,651.37 NT$
(68.75 £)
     +2.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,405.81 NT$
(88.31 £)
2,971.02 NT$
(77.04 £)
     -12.77 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 17,733.33 NT$
(459.82 £)
64,760.30 NT$
(1,679.23 £)
     +265.19 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 11,855.56 NT$
(307.41 £)
45,707.04 NT$
(1,185.18 £)
     +285.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 36,512.82 NT$
(946.78 £)
123,325.63 NT$
(3,197.83 £)
     +237.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 24,434.21 NT$
(633.58 £)
77,605.57 NT$
(2,012.31 £)
     +217.61 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 33,689.01 NT$
(873.55 £)
46,817.82 NT$
(1,213.98 £)
     +38.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 18,620.15 NT$
(482.82 £)
26,017.24 NT$
(674.63 £)
     +39.73 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 45,525.33 NT$
(1,180.47 £)
88,673.21 NT$
(2,299.29 £)
     +94.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.88 3.16      +67.90 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:357716
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: TWD