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Cost of Living Comparison Between Manchester and Birmingham Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Birmingham are 5.59% lower than in Manchester
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Birmingham are 5.79% lower than in Manchester
Rent Prices in Birmingham are 6.34% lower than in Manchester
Restaurant Prices in Birmingham are 8.88% lower than in Manchester
Groceries Prices in Birmingham are 8.98% lower than in Manchester
Local Purchasing Power in Birmingham is 15.65% 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 £ 3.50 £      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.10 £      -22.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.66 £ 2.31 £      -12.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.20 £ 1.15 £      -4.86 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.92 £ 0.89 £      -3.25 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.35 £ 3.55 £      +6.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.88 £ 0.83 £      -4.98 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.54 £ 0.57 £      +6.36 %
Eggs (12) 1.87 £ 1.60 £      -14.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.56 £ 2.35 £      -7.99 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.76 £ 2.18 £      -20.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.55 £ 3.11 £      -12.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.75 £ 0.82 £      +9.31 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 £ 0.45 £      -2.72 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.77 £ 0.66 £      -14.48 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.73 £      -7.87 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 £ 0.45 £      -32.87 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £ 0.42 £      -8.14 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.66 £ 0.67 £      +1.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.14 £ 0.98 £      -14.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £ 6.99 £      -6.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.37 £ 1.36 £      -0.75 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.71 £ 1.48 £      -13.78 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.50 £ 9.00 £      -5.26 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £ 2.40 £      -4.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 51.00 £ 60.00 £      +17.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.50 £ 3.50 £      +40.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.25 £ 3.41 £      +4.92 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.30 £ 25.00 £      +12.11 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.30 £ 4.34 £      +0.90 %
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) 16,707.14 £ 15,333.33 £      -8.22 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 134.86 £ 147.28 £      +9.21 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £ 0.10 £      -18.81 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.35 £ 19.25 £      +4.93 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.68 £ 22.27 £      -19.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.98 £ 8.75 £      +9.66 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.50 £ 8.00 £      -5.88 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 926.66 £ 833.33 £      -10.07 %
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) 54.68 £ 54.14 £      -0.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.29 £ 32.08 £      +2.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 59.12 £ 59.64 £      +0.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 64.78 £ 53.33 £      -17.67 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 706.79 £ 677.78 £      -4.11 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 502.81 £ 453.08 £      -9.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,192.24 £ 1,117.86 £      -6.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 800.15 £ 737.00 £      -7.89 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 213.71 £ 248.51 £      +16.29 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 196.30 £ 167.22 £      -14.81 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,495.84 £ 1,629.71 £      +8.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.07 3.62      +18.08 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
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Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: GBP