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Cost of Living Comparison Between Manchester and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 13.94% higher than in Manchester
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 46.33% higher than in Manchester
Rent Prices in London are 131.04% higher than in Manchester
Restaurant Prices in London are 4.41% higher than in Manchester
Groceries Prices in London are 8.75% higher than in Manchester
Local Purchasing Power in London is 6.99% lower than in Manchester
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 15.00 £      0.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 52.00 £      +4.00 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £ 6.00 £      +20.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.80 £ 5.00 £      +31.58 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.75 £ 4.50 £      +20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £ 2.71 £      -0.90 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.19 £ 1.30 £      +8.99 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.90 £ 1.00 £      +11.15 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.37 £ 3.44 £      +2.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 £ 0.99 £      +8.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.59 £ 0.71 £      +19.82 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.85 £ 2.07 £      +11.85 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.35 £ 2.55 £      +8.34 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.70 £ 3.01 £      +11.28 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.21 £ 4.03 £      +25.44 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.81 £ 0.89 £      +10.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.48 £      -7.16 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 £ 0.86 £      +13.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.78 £ 1.02 £      +30.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.65 £ 0.57 £      -12.26 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.66 £ 0.54 £      -18.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 £ 0.83 £      +14.84 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.23 £ 0.97 £      -20.72 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 8.00 £      +14.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 £ 1.67 £      -5.32 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.24 £ 2.17 £      -3.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 £ 10.50 £      +5.00 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 £ 2.50 £      -16.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 64.13 £ 132.00 £      +105.83 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.30 £ 3.60 £      +56.52 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 £ 4.83 £      +100.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 £ 32.50 £      +62.50 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.55 £ 4.62 £      +1.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,230.00 £ 20,000.00 £      +9.71 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,362.08 £ 20,861.00 £      +13.61 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.39 £ 138.86 £      -1.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £ 0.09 £      -36.45 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.31 £ 30.94 £      +9.30 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.04 £ 46.45 £      +71.78 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.21 £ 10.82 £      +17.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.05 £ 12.00 £      +32.60 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 705.70 £ 1,201.25 £      +70.22 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,750.00 £ 16,138.89 £      +17.37 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.46 £ 64.38 £      +4.76 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.75 £ 31.84 £      +3.55 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 58.86 £ 68.37 £      +16.17 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 63.75 £ 79.64 £      +24.92 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 746.40 £ 1,606.73 £      +115.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 531.00 £ 1,164.81 £      +119.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,286.96 £ 3,041.18 £      +136.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 818.10 £ 2,001.96 £      +144.71 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 226.12 £ 1,210.34 £      +435.25 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 202.71 £ 659.75 £      +225.47 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,787.41 £ 2,432.65 £      +36.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.37 3.16      -6.33 %
Last update: June 2018June 2018
Contributors:225768
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: GBP