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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Riga 

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Consumer Prices in Riga are 38.09% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Riga are 56.43% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Riga are 80.06% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Riga are 45.06% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Riga are 35.70% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Riga is 28.76% lower than in London
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  LondonRigaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.82 €)
6.24 £
(7.00 €)
     -58.40 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(61.69 €)
35.66 £
(40.00 €)
     -35.16 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.73 €)
4.46 £
(5.00 €)
     -25.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(5.61 €)
2.67 £
(3.00 €)
     -46.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.05 €)
1.78 £
(2.00 €)
     -60.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.77 £
(3.11 €)
2.13 £
(2.39 €)
     -23.18 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 £
(1.66 €)
0.90 £
(1.01 €)
     -39.02 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 £
(1.25 €)
0.63 £
(0.70 €)
     -43.62 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.63 £
(4.07 €)
3.05 £
(3.43 €)
     -15.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.02 £
(1.14 €)
0.68 £
(0.76 €)
     -32.91 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.58 £
(0.65 €)
0.54 £
(0.60 €)
     -7.32 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.03 £
(2.28 €)
1.50 £
(1.68 €)
     -26.14 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.91 £
(3.27 €)
2.48 £
(2.78 €)
     -14.98 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.64 £
(2.96 €)
2.10 £
(2.35 €)
     -20.54 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.81 £
(4.27 €)
2.74 £
(3.08 €)
     -27.91 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.84 £
(0.94 €)
0.42 £
(0.47 €)
     -49.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(0.55 €)
0.53 £
(0.59 €)
     +6.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(1.03 €)
0.59 £
(0.66 €)
     -36.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.07 £
(1.20 €)
0.67 £
(0.75 €)
     -37.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.57 €)
0.19 £
(0.21 €)
     -63.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(0.52 €)
0.17 £
(0.20 €)
     -62.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(0.85 €)
1.02 £
(1.15 €)
     +35.25 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.87 £
(0.97 €)
0.52 £
(0.59 €)
     -39.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(8.97 €)
5.79 £
(6.50 €)
     -27.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.74 £
(1.95 €)
0.90 £
(1.00 €)
     -48.45 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 £
(2.10 €)
1.06 £
(1.19 €)
     -43.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.34 €)
3.39 £
(3.80 €)
     -69.20 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.80 €)
1.03 £
(1.15 €)
     -58.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(168.25 €)
44.58 £
(50.00 €)
     -70.28 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(5.61 €)
1.78 £
(2.00 €)
     -64.34 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.91 £
(5.51 €)
0.86 £
(0.97 €)
     -82.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(56.08 €)
6.95 £
(7.80 €)
     -86.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.88 £
(5.47 €)
4.20 £
(4.71 €)
     -13.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(22,433.30 €)
16,047.57 £
(18,000.00 €)
     -19.76 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,084.38 £
(23,649.60 €)
15,829.79 £
(17,755.71 €)
     -24.92 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 170.20 £
(190.91 €)
150.40 £
(168.69 €)
     -11.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.13 €)
0.07 £
(0.08 €)
     -38.57 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.07 £
(34.85 €)
14.14 £
(15.86 €)
     -54.49 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.13 £
(45.01 €)
31.45 £
(35.28 €)
     -21.62 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.29 £
(13.79 €)
19.70 £
(22.10 €)
     +60.23 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(14.02 €)
6.86 £
(7.70 €)
     -45.08 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,340.05 £
(1,503.09 €)
291.73 £
(327.22 €)
     -78.23 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,799.92 £
(19,965.55 €)
9,995.65 £
(11,211.76 €)
     -43.84 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.99 £
(75.14 €)
51.82 £
(58.12 €)
     -22.65 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.00 £
(35.89 €)
28.10 £
(31.52 €)
     -12.19 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.65 £
(77.00 €)
60.65 £
(68.03 €)
     -11.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.85 £
(87.33 €)
77.98 £
(87.46 €)
     +0.16 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,703.61 £
(1,910.88 €)
348.47 £
(390.86 €)
     -79.55 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,191.04 £
(1,335.94 €)
245.40 £
(275.25 €)
     -79.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,202.08 £
(3,591.66 €)
607.59 £
(681.51 €)
     -81.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,999.48 £
(2,242.75 €)
412.91 £
(463.15 €)
     -79.35 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,197.09 £
(1,342.73 €)
149.28 £
(167.45 €)
     -87.53 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 675.09 £
(757.23 €)
91.15 £
(102.24 €)
     -86.50 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,298.10 £
(2,577.69 €)
713.21 £
(799.99 €)
     -68.97 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 2.39      -25.91 %
Last update: September 2019September 2019
Contributors:715392
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP