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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 48.70% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 51.40% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Beijing are 54.82% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 64.32% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 32.11% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 15.60% lower than in London
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  LondonBeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(131.39 ¥)
3.43 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -77.17 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(481.75 ¥)
17.13 £
(150.00 ¥)
     -68.86 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.44 £
(47.65 ¥)
3.43 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -37.04 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(39.42 ¥)
0.74 £
(6.50 ¥)
     -83.51 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(39.42 ¥)
2.28 £
(20.00 ¥)
     -49.26 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.66 £
(23.31 ¥)
3.12 £
(27.30 ¥)
     +17.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.27 £
(11.10 ¥)
0.40 £
(3.48 ¥)
     -68.65 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.98 £
(8.59 ¥)
0.24 £
(2.14 ¥)
     -75.08 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.46 £
(30.33 ¥)
4.78 £
(41.85 ¥)
     +38.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.95 £
(8.36 ¥)
1.17 £
(10.26 ¥)
     +22.71 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 £
(5.44 ¥)
0.35 £
(3.03 ¥)
     -44.28 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.11 £
(18.50 ¥)
1.46 £
(12.81 ¥)
     -30.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.63 £
(23.03 ¥)
3.22 £
(28.23 ¥)
     +22.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.96 £
(25.89 ¥)
1.19 £
(10.39 ¥)
     -59.86 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.75 £
(32.82 ¥)
3.52 £
(30.80 ¥)
     -6.16 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 £
(7.51 ¥)
0.51 £
(4.50 ¥)
     -40.06 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £
(4.23 ¥)
0.40 £
(3.49 ¥)
     -17.64 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 £
(7.20 ¥)
0.58 £
(5.10 ¥)
     -29.15 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.94 £
(8.24 ¥)
0.38 £
(3.34 ¥)
     -59.45 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.62 £
(5.44 ¥)
0.25 £
(2.20 ¥)
     -59.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(4.50 ¥)
0.29 £
(2.52 ¥)
     -44.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.85 £
(7.46 ¥)
0.57 £
(5.00 ¥)
     -32.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.97 £
(8.50 ¥)
0.45 £
(3.92 ¥)
     -53.91 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(70.07 ¥)
11.42 £
(100.00 ¥)
     +42.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 £
(15.43 ¥)
0.66 £
(5.81 ¥)
     -62.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.92 £
(16.81 ¥)
1.89 £
(16.54 ¥)
     -1.64 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 £
(87.59 ¥)
2.06 £
(18.00 ¥)
     -79.45 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(21.90 ¥)
0.34 £
(3.00 ¥)
     -86.30 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 £
(1,156.20 ¥)
22.83 £
(200.00 ¥)
     -82.70 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.40 £
(29.78 ¥)
1.48 £
(13.00 ¥)
     -56.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 £
(56.39 ¥)
0.42 £
(3.70 ¥)
     -93.44 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.50 £
(284.67 ¥)
6.28 £
(55.00 ¥)
     -80.68 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.52 £
(39.63 ¥)
2.82 £
(24.70 ¥)
     -37.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(175,181.51 ¥)
14,841.75 £
(130,000.00 ¥)
     -25.79 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,529.70 £
(171,062.11 ¥)
14,154.99 £
(123,984.62 ¥)
     -27.52 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 136.88 £
(1,198.98 ¥)
36.95 £
(323.61 ¥)
     -73.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(0.96 ¥)
0.03 £
(0.30 ¥)
     -68.46 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.12 £
(228.81 ¥)
12.80 £
(112.11 ¥)
     -51.00 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.91 £
(410.87 ¥)
36.24 £
(317.39 ¥)
     -22.75 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.04 £
(96.69 ¥)
12.41 £
(108.68 ¥)
     +12.40 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(105.11 ¥)
5.71 £
(50.00 ¥)
     -52.43 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,134.38 £
(9,936.16 ¥)
526.93 £
(4,615.38 ¥)
     -53.55 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,750.00 £
(137,955.44 ¥)
16,998.24 £
(148,888.89 ¥)
     +7.93 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.81 £
(567.72 ¥)
42.81 £
(374.98 ¥)
     -33.95 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.91 £
(279.54 ¥)
28.41 £
(248.82 ¥)
     -10.99 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 66.96 £
(586.52 ¥)
68.58 £
(600.69 ¥)
     +2.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.62 £
(706.14 ¥)
68.13 £
(596.80 ¥)
     -15.48 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,646.61 £
(14,422.75 ¥)
668.21 £
(5,852.94 ¥)
     -59.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,181.19 £
(10,346.10 ¥)
398.18 £
(3,487.65 ¥)
     -66.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,104.40 £
(27,191.67 ¥)
1,675.57 £
(14,676.47 ¥)
     -46.03 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,975.41 £
(17,302.72 ¥)
830.38 £
(7,273.33 ¥)
     -57.96 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,220.83 £
(10,693.38 ¥)
1,089.56 £
(9,543.56 ¥)
     -10.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 632.63 £
(5,541.24 ¥)
503.44 £
(4,409.65 ¥)
     -20.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,258.22 £
(19,779.89 ¥)
926.39 £
(8,114.33 ¥)
     -58.98 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 3.09 4.95      +60.15 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:908173
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP