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Cost of Living Comparison Between Manchester and Birmingham Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Birmingham are 3.80% lower than in Manchester
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Birmingham are 4.74% lower than in Manchester
Rent Prices in Birmingham are 7.18% lower than in Manchester
Restaurant Prices in Birmingham are 9.78% lower than in Manchester
Groceries Prices in Birmingham are 3.71% lower than in Manchester
Local Purchasing Power in Birmingham is 17.19% higher than in Manchester
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £ 12.00 £      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 40.00 £      -20.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £ 5.00 £      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 £ 3.13 £      -10.43 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.00 £      -25.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.63 £ 2.34 £      -11.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.23 £ 1.06 £      -13.91 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.92 £ 0.83 £      -9.86 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.26 £ 3.56 £      +9.48 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.86 £ 0.84 £      -2.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.61 £      +19.12 %
Eggs (12) 1.87 £ 1.72 £      -7.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.28 £ 2.36 £      +3.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.68 £ 2.12 £      -21.04 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.57 £ 3.25 £      -8.89 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.77 £ 0.81 £      +5.36 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.45 £ 0.43 £      -5.87 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.80 £ 0.71 £      -10.73 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.75 £ 0.76 £      +1.33 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.65 £ 0.45 £      -30.49 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.43 £ 0.43 £      -0.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.64 £ 0.69 £      +8.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.12 £ 0.96 £      -13.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 6.99 £      -0.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.27 £ 1.44 £      +12.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.70 £ 1.52 £      -11.00 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.00 £ 8.93 £      +11.69 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.60 £ 2.40 £      -7.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 £ 60.00 £      +20.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 £ 3.50 £      +40.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.65 £ 3.41 £      -6.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.30 £ 25.00 £      +12.11 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.19 £ 4.22 £      +0.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £ 16,000.00 £      -11.11 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,390.00 £ 15,333.33 £      -6.45 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 133.07 £ 146.05 £      +9.75 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £ 0.10 £      -13.89 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 17.47 £ 18.98 £      +8.63 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.88 £ 22.43 £      -16.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.18 £ 10.00 £      +22.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.75 £ 8.00 £      -8.57 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 953.33 £ 800.00 £      -16.08 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,000.00 £ 13,000.00 £      0.00 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.50 £ 54.09 £      +3.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.08 £ 32.91 £      +9.39 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 60.37 £ 59.64 £      -1.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 66.42 £ 51.15 £      -22.98 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 704.71 £ 671.88 £      -4.66 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 516.57 £ 449.71 £      -12.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,160.19 £ 1,095.83 £      -5.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 796.25 £ 731.15 £      -8.18 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 202.06 £ 248.51 £      +22.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 215.22 £ 167.22 £      -22.30 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,574.56 £ 1,757.73 £      +11.63 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.05 3.78      +23.99 %
Last update: March, 2017March, 2017
Contributors:196105
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: GBP