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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 46.41% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 48.61% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Beijing are 51.39% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 63.08% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 26.14% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 11.50% lower than in London
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  LondonBeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(130.62 ¥)
3.45 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -77.03 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(478.95 ¥)
17.23 £
(150.00 ¥)
     -68.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(43.54 ¥)
3.45 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -31.10 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(39.19 ¥)
0.69 £
(6.00 ¥)
     -84.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.27 £
(37.18 ¥)
2.87 £
(25.00 ¥)
     -32.77 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.63 £
(22.90 ¥)
3.24 £
(28.19 ¥)
     +23.13 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.22 £
(10.65 ¥)
0.41 £
(3.54 ¥)
     -66.74 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.98 £
(8.50 ¥)
0.25 £
(2.19 ¥)
     -74.25 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.41 £
(29.74 ¥)
4.72 £
(41.13 ¥)
     +38.33 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(7.85 ¥)
1.29 £
(11.25 ¥)
     +43.29 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(5.34 ¥)
0.35 £
(3.07 ¥)
     -42.44 %
Eggs (12) 2.12 £
(18.45 ¥)
1.35 £
(11.75 ¥)
     -36.30 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.66 £
(23.16 ¥)
3.30 £
(28.73 ¥)
     +24.09 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.94 £
(25.63 ¥)
1.26 £
(11.00 ¥)
     -57.07 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.79 £
(33.02 ¥)
4.13 £
(35.95 ¥)
     +8.89 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.88 £
(7.70 ¥)
0.61 £
(5.28 ¥)
     -31.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 £
(3.97 ¥)
0.45 £
(3.91 ¥)
     -1.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.84 £
(7.33 ¥)
0.58 £
(5.03 ¥)
     -31.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.89 £
(7.72 ¥)
0.41 £
(3.57 ¥)
     -53.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.57 £
(4.99 ¥)
0.30 £
(2.57 ¥)
     -48.41 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.50 £
(4.32 ¥)
0.33 £
(2.86 ¥)
     -33.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(6.68 ¥)
0.65 £
(5.67 ¥)
     -15.17 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.91 £
(7.97 ¥)
0.44 £
(3.86 ¥)
     -51.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £
(65.31 ¥)
11.48 £
(100.00 ¥)
     +53.11 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.69 £
(14.76 ¥)
0.64 £
(5.61 ¥)
     -62.00 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.77 £
(15.38 ¥)
2.09 £
(18.20 ¥)
     +18.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.50 £
(82.73 ¥)
1.84 £
(16.00 ¥)
     -80.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(21.77 ¥)
0.34 £
(3.00 ¥)
     -86.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 131.00 £
(1,140.78 ¥)
22.97 £
(200.00 ¥)
     -82.47 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £
(30.48 ¥)
1.49 £
(13.00 ¥)
     -57.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 £
(56.06 ¥)
0.43 £
(3.70 ¥)
     -93.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 £
(313.50 ¥)
6.03 £
(52.50 ¥)
     -83.25 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.47 £
(38.89 ¥)
2.74 £
(23.83 ¥)
     -38.71 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,500.00 £
(161,102.56 ¥)
14,635.55 £
(127,450.00 ¥)
     -20.89 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,864.96 £
(164,280.69 ¥)
12,782.26 £
(111,311.11 ¥)
     -32.24 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 141.36 £
(1,231.00 ¥)
36.74 £
(319.97 ¥)
     -74.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £
(1.23 ¥)
0.04 £
(0.34 ¥)
     -72.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.17 £
(210.44 ¥)
12.92 £
(112.53 ¥)
     -46.52 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.27 £
(402.91 ¥)
32.48 £
(282.85 ¥)
     -29.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.11 £
(105.44 ¥)
13.03 £
(113.50 ¥)
     +7.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(104.50 ¥)
6.32 £
(55.00 ¥)
     -47.37 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,057.23 £
(9,206.63 ¥)
559.81 £
(4,875.00 ¥)
     -47.05 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,250.00 £
(132,800.76 ¥)
17,684.39 £
(154,000.00 ¥)
     +15.96 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.39 £
(543.31 ¥)
49.62 £
(432.11 ¥)
     -20.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.49 £
(274.23 ¥)
28.86 £
(251.33 ¥)
     -8.35 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 65.21 £
(567.91 ¥)
74.73 £
(650.77 ¥)
     +14.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.49 £
(683.49 ¥)
73.82 £
(642.86 ¥)
     -5.94 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,687.28 £
(14,693.25 ¥)
738.22 £
(6,428.57 ¥)
     -56.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,174.41 £
(10,227.02 ¥)
401.22 £
(3,493.89 ¥)
     -65.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,096.92 £
(26,968.77 ¥)
1,841.76 £
(16,038.46 ¥)
     -40.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,972.61 £
(17,177.93 ¥)
874.38 £
(7,614.29 ¥)
     -55.67 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,306.99 £
(11,381.56 ¥)
1,036.03 £
(9,022.03 ¥)
     -20.73 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 665.82 £
(5,798.10 ¥)
446.56 £
(3,888.74 ¥)
     -32.93 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,199.01 £
(19,149.54 ¥)
1,000.14 £
(8,709.47 ¥)
     -54.52 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.20 4.99      +56.01 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
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