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Cost of Living Comparison Between Glasgow and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 26.08% higher than in Glasgow
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 64.27% higher than in Glasgow
Rent Prices in London are 165.64% higher than in Glasgow
Restaurant Prices in London are 14.39% higher than in Glasgow
Groceries Prices in London are 14.77% higher than in Glasgow
Local Purchasing Power in London is 32.53% 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 £      +20.00 %
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) 2.56 £ 2.74 £      +6.96 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.16 £ 1.28 £      +10.95 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.70 £ 1.00 £      +43.02 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.19 £ 3.58 £      +12.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.77 £ 0.97 £      +25.54 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.61 £      +18.43 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.82 £ 2.05 £      +12.92 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.04 £ 3.02 £      +48.24 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.60 £ 2.83 £      +8.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.46 £ 4.35 £      +25.68 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 £ 0.87 £      -3.24 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.49 £      -4.72 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 £ 0.93 £      +13.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.86 £ 1.08 £      +26.42 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.48 £ 0.51 £      +5.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.38 £ 0.45 £      +19.26 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 £ 0.80 £      +11.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.93 £ 0.88 £      -5.80 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 £ 8.00 £      +33.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.59 £ 1.76 £      +10.99 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.70 £ 1.99 £      +17.02 %
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) 37.50 £ 40.00 £      +6.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.79 £ 4.90 £      +2.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £ 20,000.00 £      +11.11 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,640.03 £ 21,002.74 £      +12.68 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 98.09 £ 160.15 £      +63.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 £ 0.11 £      +52.83 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.99 £ 31.94 £      +14.13 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 24.19 £ 42.77 £      +76.79 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.88 £ 11.08 £      +12.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 12.50 £      +25.00 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 700.00 £ 1,319.47 £      +88.50 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,604.50 £ 17,203.77 £      +48.25 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.50 £ 66.21 £      +17.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.82 £ 31.00 £      +7.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 60.59 £ 68.42 £      +12.93 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 57.17 £ 80.38 £      +40.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 630.28 £ 1,743.31 £      +176.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 451.89 £ 1,229.45 £      +172.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,188.40 £ 3,308.33 £      +178.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 822.42 £ 1,971.71 £      +139.74 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 218.32 £ 1,234.42 £      +465.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 173.88 £ 696.36 £      +300.48 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,728.95 £ 1,916.22 £      +10.83 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.28 3.18      -3.04 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
Contributors:247760
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP