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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 62.60% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 75.95% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 92.99% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 76.51% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 54.94% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 69.41% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,210.29 N₨)
1.70 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.69 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(7,367.63 N₨)
8.14 £
(1,200.00 N₨)
     -83.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(883.38 N₨)
4.24 £
(625.00 N₨)
     -29.25 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(736.76 N₨)
2.04 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -59.28 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(663.09 N₨)
3.39 £
(500.00 N₨)
     -24.60 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £
(402.01 N₨)
1.23 £
(181.57 N₨)
     -54.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £
(196.68 N₨)
0.38 £
(56.36 N₨)
     -71.34 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 £
(147.74 N₨)
0.16 £
(24.05 N₨)
     -83.72 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.46 £
(510.01 N₨)
2.04 £
(300.94 N₨)
     -40.99 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.99 £
(145.76 N₨)
0.36 £
(53.39 N₨)
     -63.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(105.17 N₨)
0.31 £
(45.61 N₨)
     -56.63 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.10 £
(309.47 N₨)
1.14 £
(168.11 N₨)
     -45.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.21 £
(473.15 N₨)
2.88 £
(423.98 N₨)
     -10.39 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.99 £
(440.23 N₨)
1.29 £
(190.69 N₨)
     -56.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.13 £
(608.20 N₨)
1.89 £
(278.05 N₨)
     -54.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 £
(153.03 N₨)
0.62 £
(91.47 N₨)
     -40.22 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(74.44 N₨)
0.36 £
(52.49 N₨)
     -29.50 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.94 £
(138.18 N₨)
0.38 £
(55.89 N₨)
     -59.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.05 £
(154.13 N₨)
0.22 £
(32.99 N₨)
     -78.59 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(80.50 N₨)
0.13 £
(19.12 N₨)
     -76.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(78.42 N₨)
0.17 £
(24.69 N₨)
     -68.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.81 £
(119.13 N₨)
0.25 £
(37.14 N₨)
     -68.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.96 £
(141.55 N₨)
0.25 £
(36.39 N₨)
     -74.29 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,178.82 N₨)
5.43 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -32.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.58 £
(232.97 N₨)
1.60 £
(235.42 N₨)
     +1.05 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 £
(316.81 N₨)
2.32 £
(341.67 N₨)
     +7.85 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,620.88 N₨)
1.70 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -84.58 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(368.38 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 143.33 £
(21,120.54 N₨)
6.11 £
(900.00 N₨)
     -95.74 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(736.76 N₨)
1.70 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -66.07 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(711.42 N₨)
0.76 £
(112.65 N₨)
     -84.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(5,894.10 N₨)
2.04 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -94.91 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(722.75 N₨)
2.79 £
(411.07 N₨)
     -43.12 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,225.00 £
(2,832,854.16 N₨)
27,145.77 £
(4,000,000.00 N₨)
     +41.20 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,916.26 £
(3,082,065.88 N₨)
41,611.55 £
(6,131,571.43 N₨)
     +98.94 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.83 £
(23,256.82 N₨)
25.24 £
(3,719.64 N₨)
     -84.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(19.37 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.05 N₨)
     -89.42 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.34 £
(4,765.55 N₨)
14.04 £
(2,068.90 N₨)
     -56.59 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.21 £
(6,514.12 N₨)
17.48 £
(2,576.26 N₨)
     -60.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.90 £
(1,605.77 N₨)
8.60 £
(1,266.67 N₨)
     -21.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(1,841.91 N₨)
2.71 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -78.28 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,255.86 £
(185,054.96 N₨)
49.66 £
(7,317.01 N₨)
     -96.05 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,771.92 £
(2,471,386.39 N₨)
1,140.12 £
(168,000.00 N₨)
     -93.20 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.26 £
(9,763.83 N₨)
20.71 £
(3,051.80 N₨)
     -68.74 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.87 £
(4,548.58 N₨)
23.88 £
(3,518.73 N₨)
     -22.64 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.37 £
(10,075.05 N₨)
38.38 £
(5,655.77 N₨)
     -43.86 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.91 £
(11,922.98 N₨)
32.50 £
(4,788.68 N₨)
     -59.84 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,740.52 £
(256,469.78 N₨)
125.71 £
(18,523.81 N₨)
     -92.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,234.62 £
(181,923.81 N₨)
81.16 £
(11,959.46 N₨)
     -93.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,237.13 £
(476,999.94 N₨)
231.61 £
(34,127.66 N₨)
     -92.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,997.36 £
(294,316.60 N₨)
137.09 £
(20,200.00 N₨)
     -93.14 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,261.79 £
(185,927.86 N₨)
123.88 £
(18,254.38 N₨)
     -90.18 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 655.68 £
(96,616.31 N₨)
53.31 £
(7,856.07 N₨)
     -91.87 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,164.54 £
(318,950.01 N₨)
159.22 £
(23,461.54 N₨)
     -92.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.25 11.42      +251.16 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
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Currency: GBP