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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Beijing Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Beijing are 44.45% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Beijing are 46.01% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Beijing are 47.99% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Beijing are 60.46% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Beijing are 25.50% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Beijing is 12.53% lower than in London
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  LondonBeijingDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(128.76 ¥)
3.49 £
(30.00 ¥)
     -76.70 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(472.11 ¥)
20.97 £
(180.00 ¥)
     -61.87 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £
(42.92 ¥)
3.73 £
(32.00 ¥)
     -25.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(38.63 ¥)
0.58 £
(5.00 ¥)
     -87.06 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.29 £
(36.82 ¥)
2.91 £
(25.00 ¥)
     -32.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.63 £
(22.54 ¥)
3.25 £
(27.88 ¥)
     +23.69 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.21 £
(10.42 ¥)
0.40 £
(3.45 ¥)
     -66.93 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(8.34 ¥)
0.26 £
(2.26 ¥)
     -72.90 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.42 £
(29.34 ¥)
4.89 £
(41.95 ¥)
     +43.00 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.91 £
(7.82 ¥)
1.35 £
(11.62 ¥)
     +48.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(5.27 ¥)
0.34 £
(2.89 ¥)
     -45.21 %
Eggs (12) 2.18 £
(18.72 ¥)
1.39 £
(11.94 ¥)
     -36.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.86 £
(24.59 ¥)
3.24 £
(27.79 ¥)
     +13.01 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.02 £
(25.93 ¥)
1.33 £
(11.38 ¥)
     -56.09 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.80 £
(32.62 ¥)
4.21 £
(36.10 ¥)
     +10.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.88 £
(7.59 ¥)
0.64 £
(5.53 ¥)
     -27.14 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.45 £
(3.84 ¥)
0.47 £
(4.07 ¥)
     +5.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.86 £
(7.35 ¥)
0.64 £
(5.50 ¥)
     -25.16 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.87 £
(7.51 ¥)
0.43 £
(3.66 ¥)
     -51.29 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(4.75 ¥)
0.32 £
(2.78 ¥)
     -41.57 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £
(4.22 ¥)
0.35 £
(3.03 ¥)
     -28.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(6.68 ¥)
0.65 £
(5.56 ¥)
     -16.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(7.55 ¥)
0.44 £
(3.82 ¥)
     -49.45 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(68.67 ¥)
10.48 £
(90.00 ¥)
     +31.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.70 £
(14.57 ¥)
0.69 £
(5.92 ¥)
     -59.38 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 £
(14.34 ¥)
2.24 £
(19.25 ¥)
     +34.27 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 9.50 £
(81.55 ¥)
1.86 £
(16.00 ¥)
     -80.38 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(21.46 ¥)
0.47 £
(4.00 ¥)
     -81.36 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 130.00 £
(1,115.90 ¥)
23.30 £
(200.00 ¥)
     -82.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 £
(30.04 ¥)
1.51 £
(13.00 ¥)
     -56.73 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.41 £
(54.98 ¥)
0.43 £
(3.70 ¥)
     -93.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(343.35 ¥)
6.42 £
(55.10 ¥)
     -83.95 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.37 £
(37.54 ¥)
2.70 £
(23.18 ¥)
     -38.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 £
(154,508.69 ¥)
15,144.78 £
(130,000.00 ¥)
     -15.86 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,607.00 £
(159,719.07 ¥)
13,159.65 £
(112,960.00 ¥)
     -29.28 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 148.93 £
(1,278.41 ¥)
38.23 £
(328.15 ¥)
     -74.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 £
(1.23 ¥)
0.05 £
(0.43 ¥)
     -65.18 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.32 £
(208.78 ¥)
13.67 £
(117.33 ¥)
     -43.80 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.40 £
(398.28 ¥)
39.35 £
(337.76 ¥)
     -15.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.03 £
(94.64 ¥)
11.51 £
(98.76 ¥)
     +4.35 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(103.01 ¥)
7.57 £
(65.00 ¥)
     -36.90 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,031.25 £
(8,852.06 ¥)
815.49 £
(7,000.00 ¥)
     -20.92 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,500.00 £
(124,465.34 ¥)
24,464.64 £
(210,000.00 ¥)
     +68.72 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.01 £
(540.88 ¥)
45.18 £
(387.79 ¥)
     -28.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.39 £
(269.46 ¥)
27.86 £
(239.17 ¥)
     -11.24 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 66.36 £
(569.62 ¥)
76.31 £
(655.00 ¥)
     +14.99 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.74 £
(675.89 ¥)
76.69 £
(658.33 ¥)
     -2.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,681.40 £
(14,432.84 ¥)
799.68 £
(6,864.29 ¥)
     -52.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,165.47 £
(10,004.19 ¥)
437.45 £
(3,755.00 ¥)
     -62.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,097.82 £
(26,591.10 ¥)
1,999.89 £
(17,166.67 ¥)
     -35.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,947.54 £
(16,717.32 ¥)
883.45 £
(7,583.33 ¥)
     -54.64 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,332.56 £
(11,438.48 ¥)
887.24 £
(7,615.90 ¥)
     -33.42 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 691.31 £
(5,934.04 ¥)
404.24 £
(3,469.91 ¥)
     -41.53 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 2,134.54 £
(18,322.51 ¥)
1,007.98 £
(8,652.29 ¥)
     -52.78 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.23 5.08      +57.33 %
Last update: March, 2017March, 2017
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