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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 61.10% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 75.11% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 92.76% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 75.15% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 52.28% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 65.83% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,175.57 N₨)
1.72 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.51 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(7,251.90 N₨)
9.65 £
(1,400.00 N₨)
     -80.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(870.23 N₨)
4.48 £
(650.00 N₨)
     -25.31 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(725.19 N₨)
2.07 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -58.63 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(652.67 N₨)
3.45 £
(500.00 N₨)
     -23.39 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(397.48 N₨)
1.25 £
(180.97 N₨)
     -54.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.29 £
(186.48 N₨)
0.39 £
(56.88 N₨)
     -69.50 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 £
(144.65 N₨)
0.16 £
(23.09 N₨)
     -84.04 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.58 £
(519.66 N₨)
2.10 £
(304.82 N₨)
     -41.34 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.97 £
(140.06 N₨)
0.38 £
(55.24 N₨)
     -60.56 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(88.59 N₨)
0.32 £
(46.37 N₨)
     -47.66 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.05 £
(297.92 N₨)
1.16 £
(168.11 N₨)
     -43.57 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.02 £
(438.33 N₨)
3.03 £
(439.06 N₨)
     +0.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 £
(409.91 N₨)
1.37 £
(198.97 N₨)
     -51.46 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.35 £
(630.49 N₨)
1.92 £
(278.05 N₨)
     -55.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.87 £
(126.43 N₨)
0.64 £
(93.49 N₨)
     -26.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(71.37 N₨)
0.37 £
(53.83 N₨)
     -24.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 £
(135.50 N₨)
0.39 £
(56.86 N₨)
     -58.04 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(156.88 N₨)
0.23 £
(33.76 N₨)
     -78.48 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(73.65 N₨)
0.14 £
(19.96 N₨)
     -72.90 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £
(65.48 N₨)
0.18 £
(25.98 N₨)
     -60.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 £
(115.86 N₨)
0.28 £
(40.00 N₨)
     -65.47 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(127.59 N₨)
0.25 £
(35.59 N₨)
     -72.11 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,160.30 N₨)
5.52 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -31.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 £
(255.32 N₨)
1.62 £
(234.58 N₨)
     -8.12 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 £
(289.09 N₨)
2.35 £
(340.91 N₨)
     +17.93 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,595.42 N₨)
1.72 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -84.33 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(362.59 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.48 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(21,755.69 N₨)
6.21 £
(900.00 N₨)
     -95.86 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(725.19 N₨)
1.90 £
(275.00 N₨)
     -62.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(700.25 N₨)
0.83 £
(120.70 N₨)
     -82.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(5,801.52 N₨)
2.24 £
(325.04 N₨)
     -94.40 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(710.50 N₨)
2.86 £
(415.08 N₨)
     -41.58 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(2,900,758.71 N₨)
27,578.99 £
(4,000,000.00 N₨)
     +37.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,002.74 £
(3,046,194.16 N₨)
42,046.05 £
(6,098,272.73 N₨)
     +100.19 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.15 £
(23,227.83 N₨)
26.66 £
(3,866.24 N₨)
     -83.36 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(15.31 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.05 N₨)
     -86.61 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.94 £
(4,632.72 N₨)
14.39 £
(2,087.26 N₨)
     -54.95 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.77 £
(6,203.56 N₨)
18.23 £
(2,643.45 N₨)
     -57.39 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.08 £
(1,607.50 N₨)
8.52 £
(1,236.00 N₨)
     -23.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(1,812.97 N₨)
2.76 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -77.94 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,319.47 £
(191,373.80 N₨)
53.64 £
(7,780.30 N₨)
     -95.93 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,203.77 £
(2,495,199.17 N₨)
1,206.01 £
(174,916.67 N₨)
     -92.99 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.21 £
(9,602.55 N₨)
21.79 £
(3,160.78 N₨)
     -67.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.00 £
(4,496.16 N₨)
24.97 £
(3,621.22 N₨)
     -19.46 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.42 £
(9,924.11 N₨)
38.89 £
(5,640.43 N₨)
     -43.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.38 £
(11,658.54 N₨)
35.48 £
(5,145.65 N₨)
     -55.86 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,743.31 £
(252,846.28 N₨)
130.82 £
(18,974.36 N₨)
     -92.50 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,229.45 £
(178,316.74 N₨)
85.00 £
(12,328.12 N₨)
     -93.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,308.33 £
(479,833.84 N₨)
240.35 £
(34,860.47 N₨)
     -92.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,971.71 £
(285,973.13 N₨)
142.43 £
(20,657.89 N₨)
     -92.78 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,234.42 £
(179,037.13 N₨)
124.75 £
(18,093.08 N₨)
     -89.89 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 696.36 £
(100,998.68 N₨)
53.68 £
(7,785.10 N₨)
     -92.29 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,916.26 £
(277,930.95 N₨)
162.97 £
(23,636.36 N₨)
     -91.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.18 11.44      +259.69 %
Last update: April 2019April 2019
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