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Cost of Living Comparison Between Taipei and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 36.01% higher than in Taipei
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 86.45% higher than in Taipei
Rent Prices in London are 254.42% higher than in Taipei
Restaurant Prices in London are 175.16% higher than in Taipei
Groceries Prices in London are 14.80% lower than in Taipei
Local Purchasing Power in London is 3.98% higher than in Taipei
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 120.00 NT$
(3.04 £)
592.56 NT$
(15.00 £)
     +393.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 NT$
(20.25 £)
1,975.21 NT$
(50.00 £)
     +146.90 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 130.00 NT$
(3.29 £)
237.02 NT$
(6.00 £)
     +82.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 80.00 NT$
(2.03 £)
197.52 NT$
(5.00 £)
     +146.90 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 90.00 NT$
(2.28 £)
177.77 NT$
(4.50 £)
     +97.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 87.80 NT$
(2.22 £)
108.31 NT$
(2.74 £)
     +23.37 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 28.77 NT$
(0.73 £)
55.54 NT$
(1.41 £)
     +93.08 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 20.10 NT$
(0.51 £)
42.04 NT$
(1.06 £)
     +109.15 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 335.17 NT$
(8.48 £)
145.05 NT$
(3.67 £)
     -56.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 49.06 NT$
(1.24 £)
39.44 NT$
(1.00 £)
     -19.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 46.12 NT$
(1.17 £)
24.56 NT$
(0.62 £)
     -46.75 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 68.14 NT$
(1.72 £)
82.07 NT$
(2.08 £)
     +20.43 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 194.59 NT$
(4.93 £)
122.69 NT$
(3.11 £)
     -36.95 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 99.79 NT$
(2.53 £)
113.19 NT$
(2.87 £)
     +13.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 268.92 NT$
(6.81 £)
159.98 NT$
(4.05 £)
     -40.51 %
Apples (1 lb) 63.13 NT$
(1.60 £)
35.48 NT$
(0.90 £)
     -43.80 %
Banana (1 lb) 30.96 NT$
(0.78 £)
20.55 NT$
(0.52 £)
     -33.61 %
Oranges (1 lb) 35.93 NT$
(0.91 £)
38.06 NT$
(0.96 £)
     +5.92 %
Tomato (1 lb) 44.58 NT$
(1.13 £)
42.93 NT$
(1.09 £)
     -3.69 %
Potato (1 lb) 34.87 NT$
(0.88 £)
20.12 NT$
(0.51 £)
     -42.29 %
Onion (1 lb) 34.99 NT$
(0.89 £)
17.54 NT$
(0.44 £)
     -49.87 %
Lettuce (1 head) 41.62 NT$
(1.05 £)
31.94 NT$
(0.81 £)
     -23.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 36.39 NT$
(0.92 £)
37.53 NT$
(0.95 £)
     +3.13 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 525.00 NT$
(13.29 £)
316.03 NT$
(8.00 £)
     -39.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 44.67 NT$
(1.13 £)
69.85 NT$
(1.77 £)
     +56.38 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 64.93 NT$
(1.64 £)
75.43 NT$
(1.91 £)
     +16.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 105.00 NT$
(2.66 £)
434.55 NT$
(11.00 £)
     +313.85 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 NT$
(0.51 £)
98.76 NT$
(2.50 £)
     +393.80 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,280.00 NT$
(32.40 £)
5,925.62 NT$
(150.00 £)
     +362.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 70.00 NT$
(1.77 £)
197.52 NT$
(5.00 £)
     +182.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 NT$
(1.02 £)
190.73 NT$
(4.83 £)
     +374.05 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 245.00 NT$
(6.20 £)
1,975.21 NT$
(50.00 £)
     +706.21 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 113.28 NT$
(2.87 £)
194.40 NT$
(4.92 £)
     +71.61 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 900,000.00 NT$
(22,782.44 £)
790,082.11 NT$
(20,000.00 £)
     -12.21 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 707,625.00 NT$
(17,912.70 £)
854,078.76 NT$
(21,620.00 £)
     +20.70 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,250.89 NT$
(56.98 £)
6,619.44 NT$
(167.56 £)
     +194.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 4.61 NT$
(0.12 £)
4.67 NT$
(0.12 £)
     +1.24 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 736.95 NT$
(18.66 £)
1,279.59 NT$
(32.39 £)
     +73.63 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,408.14 NT$
(35.65 £)
1,683.13 NT$
(42.61 £)
     +19.53 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 427.78 NT$
(10.83 £)
454.83 NT$
(11.51 £)
     +6.32 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 NT$
(7.59 £)
513.55 NT$
(13.00 £)
     +71.18 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 15,543.48 NT$
(393.46 £)
50,742.00 NT$
(1,284.47 £)
     +226.45 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 402,500.00 NT$
(10,188.81 £)
682,658.29 NT$
(17,280.69 £)
     +69.60 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,946.11 NT$
(49.26 £)
2,639.77 NT$
(66.82 £)
     +35.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,109.62 NT$
(28.09 £)
1,260.06 NT$
(31.90 £)
     +13.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,572.92 NT$
(65.13 £)
2,680.82 NT$
(67.86 £)
     +4.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,475.86 NT$
(87.99 £)
3,051.82 NT$
(77.25 £)
     -12.20 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 17,423.08 NT$
(441.04 £)
67,932.25 NT$
(1,719.62 £)
     +289.90 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 11,577.78 NT$
(293.08 £)
47,910.07 NT$
(1,212.79 £)
     +313.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 37,545.45 NT$
(950.42 £)
129,768.08 NT$
(3,284.93 £)
     +245.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 25,100.00 NT$
(635.38 £)
79,200.43 NT$
(2,004.87 £)
     +215.54 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 31,354.09 NT$
(793.69 £)
47,356.13 NT$
(1,198.76 £)
     +51.04 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 17,883.70 NT$
(452.70 £)
27,236.21 NT$
(689.45 £)
     +52.30 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 46,980.17 NT$
(1,189.25 £)
91,077.83 NT$
(2,305.53 £)
     +93.86 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.86 3.21      +71.99 %
Last update: June 2019June 2019
Contributors:363701
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: TWD