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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 47.88% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 51.32% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Beijing are 55.76% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 62.27% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 36.91% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 15.99% lower than in London
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  LondonBeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(132.22 ¥)
3.40 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -77.31 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(440.74 ¥)
17.58 £
(155.00 ¥)
     -64.83 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(52.89 ¥)
3.40 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -43.28 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(44.07 ¥)
1.13 £
(10.00 ¥)
     -77.31 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.22 £
(37.24 ¥)
2.84 £
(25.00 ¥)
     -32.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.69 £
(23.72 ¥)
3.18 £
(28.05 ¥)
     +18.25 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.23 £
(10.88 ¥)
0.39 £
(3.48 ¥)
     -68.07 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.96 £
(8.49 ¥)
0.23 £
(2.04 ¥)
     -75.94 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 £
(30.59 ¥)
4.88 £
(43.06 ¥)
     +40.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.98 £
(8.66 ¥)
0.93 £
(8.21 ¥)
     -5.13 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.70 £
(6.15 ¥)
0.31 £
(2.74 ¥)
     -55.43 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.16 £
(19.06 ¥)
1.28 £
(11.31 ¥)
     -40.63 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.58 £
(22.78 ¥)
3.14 £
(27.67 ¥)
     +21.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.00 £
(26.44 ¥)
1.24 £
(10.92 ¥)
     -58.69 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.02 £
(35.43 ¥)
3.30 £
(29.10 ¥)
     -17.87 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 £
(7.95 ¥)
0.51 £
(4.50 ¥)
     -43.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(4.39 ¥)
0.40 £
(3.55 ¥)
     -19.27 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.83 £
(7.29 ¥)
0.55 £
(4.82 ¥)
     -33.89 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.02 £
(8.96 ¥)
0.40 £
(3.49 ¥)
     -61.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.61 £
(5.39 ¥)
0.22 £
(1.91 ¥)
     -64.55 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.57 £
(5.04 ¥)
0.27 £
(2.42 ¥)
     -51.90 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.82 £
(7.19 ¥)
0.53 £
(4.71 ¥)
     -34.47 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.01 £
(8.86 ¥)
0.43 £
(3.75 ¥)
     -57.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(70.52 ¥)
10.21 £
(90.00 ¥)
     +27.63 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.65 £
(14.51 ¥)
0.60 £
(5.27 ¥)
     -63.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.20 £
(19.37 ¥)
1.77 £
(15.58 ¥)
     -19.55 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 £
(88.15 ¥)
2.27 £
(20.00 ¥)
     -77.31 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(22.04 ¥)
0.34 £
(3.00 ¥)
     -86.39 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 £
(1,163.56 ¥)
22.69 £
(200.00 ¥)
     -82.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £
(30.85 ¥)
1.47 £
(13.00 ¥)
     -57.86 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(42.56 ¥)
0.42 £
(3.70 ¥)
     -91.30 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £
(264.45 ¥)
5.67 £
(50.00 ¥)
     -81.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.58 £
(40.36 ¥)
2.89 £
(25.51 ¥)
     -36.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(176,297.34 ¥)
14,180.59 £
(125,000.00 ¥)
     -29.10 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,542.62 £
(181,080.43 ¥)
13,829.78 £
(121,907.69 ¥)
     -32.68 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 139.07 £
(1,225.92 ¥)
44.16 £
(389.31 ¥)
     -68.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 £
(0.82 ¥)
0.03 £
(0.24 ¥)
     -71.05 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.05 £
(264.87 ¥)
11.80 £
(104.00 ¥)
     -60.74 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.58 £
(419.39 ¥)
47.32 £
(417.16 ¥)
     -0.53 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.55 £
(101.83 ¥)
14.56 £
(128.36 ¥)
     +26.05 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(105.78 ¥)
5.67 £
(50.00 ¥)
     -52.73 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,176.21 £
(10,368.17 ¥)
465.93 £
(4,107.14 ¥)
     -60.39 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,972.22 £
(140,793.02 ¥)
17,621.74 £
(155,333.33 ¥)
     +10.33 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.56 £
(560.30 ¥)
51.93 £
(457.79 ¥)
     -18.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.06 £
(282.60 ¥)
27.65 £
(243.75 ¥)
     -13.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 67.32 £
(593.43 ¥)
70.52 £
(621.65 ¥)
     +4.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.26 £
(707.52 ¥)
77.35 £
(681.87 ¥)
     -3.63 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,613.36 £
(14,221.56 ¥)
623.95 £
(5,500.00 ¥)
     -61.33 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,177.22 £
(10,377.03 ¥)
385.14 £
(3,395.00 ¥)
     -67.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,016.90 £
(26,593.60 ¥)
1,493.69 £
(13,166.67 ¥)
     -50.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,986.11 £
(17,507.25 ¥)
945.37 £
(8,333.33 ¥)
     -52.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,190.67 £
(10,495.56 ¥)
1,154.82 £
(10,179.55 ¥)
     -3.01 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 671.28 £
(5,917.21 ¥)
555.95 £
(4,900.59 ¥)
     -17.18 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,399.80 £
(21,153.89 ¥)
981.30 £
(8,650.00 ¥)
     -59.11 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.14 4.93      +56.83 %
Last update: April 2018April 2018
Contributors:790152
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP