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Cost of Living Comparison Between Glasgow and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 27.41% higher than in Glasgow
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 64.07% higher than in Glasgow
Rent Prices in London are 160.00% higher than in Glasgow
Restaurant Prices in London are 15.13% higher than in Glasgow
Groceries Prices in London are 17.95% higher than in Glasgow
Local Purchasing Power in London is 29.57% lower than in Glasgow
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £ 15.00 £      +25.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 50.00 £      0.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £ 6.00 £      +19.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 £ 5.00 £      +42.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 £ 4.50 £      +28.57 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.51 £ 2.73 £      +8.70 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 £ 1.33 £      +17.08 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.71 £ 1.01 £      +42.83 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.19 £ 3.48 £      +9.16 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.78 £ 0.99 £      +28.12 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.53 £ 0.70 £      +31.89 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.89 £ 2.10 £      +11.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.07 £ 3.17 £      +53.02 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.59 £ 2.95 £      +13.91 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.41 £ 4.06 £      +18.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 £ 1.04 £      +16.97 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £ 0.52 £      +7.56 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.80 £ 0.94 £      +17.62 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.84 £ 1.06 £      +25.95 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.48 £ 0.53 £      +9.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.40 £ 0.51 £      +28.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 £ 0.82 £      +13.38 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.96 £ 0.95 £      -1.12 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 £ 8.00 £      +33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.63 £ 1.55 £      -4.65 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.72 £ 2.11 £      +22.79 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 £ 11.00 £      +10.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.30 £ 2.50 £      +8.70 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 52.00 £ 150.00 £      +188.46 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £ 5.00 £      +66.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 £ 4.83 £      +50.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 £ 40.00 £      +14.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.75 £ 4.90 £      +3.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £ 19,225.00 £      +6.81 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,818.78 £ 20,794.75 £      +10.50 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 93.35 £ 158.27 £      +69.55 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £ 0.13 £      +17.94 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.39 £ 32.34 £      +10.07 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 24.39 £ 44.32 £      +81.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.62 £ 11.00 £      +3.57 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 12.50 £      +25.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 690.91 £ 1,243.79 £      +80.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,142.86 £ 16,896.08 £      +39.14 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.64 £ 66.17 £      +18.94 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.40 £ 30.98 £      +9.07 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 60.15 £ 68.70 £      +14.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 56.83 £ 80.89 £      +42.35 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 625.39 £ 1,737.78 £      +177.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 448.68 £ 1,234.18 £      +175.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,231.39 £ 3,217.50 £      +161.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 841.88 £ 1,993.77 £      +136.82 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 229.16 £ 1,232.86 £      +437.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 179.53 £ 668.70 £      +272.46 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,756.89 £ 2,030.33 £      +15.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.35 3.25      -2.90 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP