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Cost of Living Comparison Between Manchester and Birmingham Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Birmingham are 9.82% lower than in Manchester
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Birmingham are 7.35% lower than in Manchester
Rent Prices in Birmingham are 0.93% lower than in Manchester
Restaurant Prices in Birmingham are 13.89% lower than in Manchester
Groceries Prices in Birmingham are 8.07% lower than in Manchester
Local Purchasing Power in Birmingham is 1.25% higher than in Manchester
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.50 £ 12.00 £      -17.24 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 40.00 £      -20.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £ 6.00 £      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 £ 3.50 £      0.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.70 £ 3.35 £      -9.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £ 2.46 £      -10.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.18 £ 1.26 £      +6.83 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.89 £ 1.10 £      +23.46 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.39 £ 3.43 £      +1.31 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £ 0.84 £      -7.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.58 £ 0.62 £      +5.84 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.83 £ 1.61 £      -11.87 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.35 £ 2.41 £      +2.20 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.68 £ 2.31 £      -13.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.24 £ 3.23 £      -0.58 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.80 £ 0.84 £      +4.86 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.44 £      -13.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.77 £ 0.65 £      -15.95 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.68 £      -13.76 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.65 £ 0.42 £      -36.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.65 £ 0.39 £      -40.36 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 £ 0.60 £      -16.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.19 £ 0.92 £      -22.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 6.00 £      -14.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 £ 1.52 £      -10.89 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.15 £ 1.64 £      -23.77 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 £ 10.00 £      -0.05 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 £ 2.40 £      -20.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 61.96 £ 60.00 £      -3.16 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 £ 3.50 £      +34.62 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 £ 2.41 £      0.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 £ 30.00 £      +50.00 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.50 £ 4.52 £      +0.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,615.00 £ 16,000.00 £      -14.05 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 17,935.91 £ 15,500.00 £      -13.58 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 143.52 £ 137.31 £      -4.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £ 0.05 £      -66.36 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.79 £ 27.43 £      -1.31 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.64 £ 22.14 £      -13.64 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.25 £ 8.75 £      -5.41 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 £ 8.50 £      -5.56 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 761.26 £ 797.60 £      +4.77 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,000.00 £ 13,000.00 £      -7.14 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.83 £ 53.50 £      -12.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.00 £ 28.94 £      -3.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 56.96 £ 56.77 £      -0.34 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 61.46 £ 54.45 £      -11.40 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 742.30 £ 736.67 £      -0.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 520.71 £ 528.67 £      +1.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,281.91 £ 1,229.41 £      -4.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 823.15 £ 842.00 £      +2.29 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 226.12 £ 289.55 £      +28.05 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 211.82 £ 167.22 £      -21.05 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,722.81 £ 1,616.09 £      -6.19 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.21 3.17      -1.15 %
Last update: April 2018April 2018
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Currency: GBP