Cost of Living Comparison Between Leeds and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 29.08% higher than in Leeds (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 60.03% higher than in Leeds
Rent Prices in London are 139.64% higher than in Leeds
Restaurant Prices in London are 39.21% higher than in Leeds
Groceries Prices in London are 12.89% higher than in Leeds
Local Purchasing Power in London is 3.17% higher than in Leeds
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Restaurants
Leeds Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £ 20.00 £      +66.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 65.00 £      +30.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 6.50 £      +8.33 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £ 5.80 £      +45.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.35 £ 5.00 £      +14.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.19 £ 3.25 £      +1.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 £ 1.72 £      +11.31 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.09 £ 1.32 £      +20.83 %
Markets
Leeds Edit London Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.19 £ 3.68 £      +15.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.76 £ 1.14 £      +49.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 £ 0.87 £      +18.61 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.17 £ 2.34 £      +7.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.30 £ 3.19 £      +38.99 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.65 £ 2.65 £      -0.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.08 £ 4.70 £      +15.12 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.96 £      +21.36 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.43 £ 0.53 £      +25.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 £ 0.84 £      +1.54 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 £ 1.00 £      -17.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.50 £      -1.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.57 £ 0.50 £      -11.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.79 £ 0.79 £      +0.28 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.02 £ 1.15 £      +12.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 8.00 £      +14.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.22 £ 2.19 £      -1.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.28 £ 2.52 £      +10.46 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.90 £ 13.00 £      +19.27 %
Transportation
Leeds Edit London Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.70 £ 2.60 £      -3.70 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 75.00 £ 159.00 £      +112.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.20 £ 4.80 £      +118.18 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.50 £ 2.74 £      +82.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.20 £ 28.80 £      +182.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.82 £ 5.99 £      +2.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,500.00 £ 23,300.00 £      +25.95 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,802.50 £ 25,483.40 £      +16.88 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Leeds Edit London Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.64 £ 250.67 £      +50.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 £ 0.13 £      -32.70 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.22 £ 30.36 £      -2.76 %
Sports And Leisure
Leeds Edit London Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.62 £ 43.63 £      +63.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.12 £ 11.70 £      -10.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 £ 14.00 £      +75.00 %
Childcare
Leeds Edit London Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 758.33 £ 1,567.53 £      +106.71 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,500.00 £ 19,181.25 £      -1.63 %
Clothing And Shoes
Leeds Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.75 £ 66.44 £      -3.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.71 £ 33.96 £      +10.57 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 58.33 £ 78.70 £      +34.91 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 58.12 £ 93.63 £      +61.09 %
Rent Per Month
Leeds Edit London Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 750.00 £ 1,757.15 £      +134.29 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 535.71 £ 1,284.55 £      +139.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,300.00 £ 3,380.30 £      +160.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 987.50 £ 2,136.73 £      +116.38 %
Buy Apartment Price
Leeds Edit London Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 627.09 £ 1,239.18 £      +97.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 325.16 £ 587.74 £      +80.76 %
Salaries And Financing
Leeds Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,781.40 £ 2,941.26 £      +65.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.83 2.51      -11.24 %
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