Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Jakarta 

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Consumer Prices in Jakarta are 60.2% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Jakarta are 69.3% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Jakarta are 80.8% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Jakarta are 78.9% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Jakarta are 43.7% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Jakarta is 60.6% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Jakarta Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 £
(357,200.55 Rp)
1.51 £
(30,000.00 Rp)
     -91.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 £
(1,587,557.99 Rp)
17.64 £
(350,000.00 Rp)
     -78.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 £
(158,755.80 Rp)
2.77 £
(55,000.00 Rp)
     -65.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.45 £
(127,996.86 Rp)
1.76 £
(35,000.00 Rp)
     -72.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(99,222.37 Rp)
3.02 £
(60,000.00 Rp)
     -39.5 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.59 £
(71,163.60 Rp)
1.82 £
(36,131.58 Rp)
     -49.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 £
(39,011.13 Rp)
0.43 £
(8,519.44 Rp)
     -78.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.56 £
(30,862.46 Rp)
0.26 £
(5,088.24 Rp)
     -83.5 %
Markets
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.01 £
(99,514.14 Rp)
4.21 £
(83,473.75 Rp)
     -16.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.36 £
(26,991.37 Rp)
0.85 £
(16,848.65 Rp)
     -37.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.90 £
(17,938.94 Rp)
0.33 £
(6,552.07 Rp)
     -63.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.31 £
(65,643.73 Rp)
1.46 £
(28,921.88 Rp)
     -55.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.42 £
(67,842.18 Rp)
2.70 £
(53,577.36 Rp)
     -21.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.48 £
(69,126.36 Rp)
1.26 £
(24,919.26 Rp)
     -64.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.44 £
(107,959.68 Rp)
2.99 £
(59,415.74 Rp)
     -45.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.11 £
(22,024.07 Rp)
1.02 £
(20,184.88 Rp)
     -8.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.55 £
(10,960.83 Rp)
0.54 £
(10,673.39 Rp)
     -2.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.18 £
(23,399.49 Rp)
0.73 £
(14,488.02 Rp)
     -38.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.51 £
(29,965.77 Rp)
0.45 £
(8,866.87 Rp)
     -70.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £
(10,819.08 Rp)
0.55 £
(10,865.29 Rp)
     +0.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £
(10,442.07 Rp)
0.80 £
(15,921.11 Rp)
     +52.5 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.94 £
(18,625.46 Rp)
0.77 £
(15,181.82 Rp)
     -18.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.27 £
(25,249.48 Rp)
0.36 £
(7,210.34 Rp)
     -71.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 £
(178,600.27 Rp)
17.64 £
(350,000.00 Rp)
     +96.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.00 £
(39,648.51 Rp)
1.78 £
(35,224.52 Rp)
     -11.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.43 £
(48,213.45 Rp)
2.38 £
(47,190.48 Rp)
     -2.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £
(297,667.12 Rp)
2.02 £
(40,000.00 Rp)
     -86.6 %
Transportation
London Edit Jakarta Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(55,564.53 Rp)
0.19 £
(3,750.00 Rp)
     -93.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 195.00 £
(3,869,672.60 Rp)
10.08 £
(200,000.00 Rp)
     -94.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(79,377.90 Rp)
0.43 £
(8,500.00 Rp)
     -89.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.05 £
(60,525.67 Rp)
0.41 £
(8,046.72 Rp)
     -86.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 £
(595,334.25 Rp)
2.52 £
(50,000.00 Rp)
     -91.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.71 £
(113,248.05 Rp)
2.54 £
(50,345.99 Rp)
     -55.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,560.00 £
(527,069,252.51 Rp)
20,156.74 £
(400,000,000.00 Rp)
     -24.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,680.31 £
(529,456,790.89 Rp)
24,871.35 £
(493,558,823.53 Rp)
     -6.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 284.98 £
(5,655,315.96 Rp)
75.28 £
(1,493,842.30 Rp)
     -73.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 14.88 £
(295,239.99 Rp)
4.74 £
(94,000.00 Rp)
     -68.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.00 £
(635,019.65 Rp)
22.10 £
(438,586.21 Rp)
     -30.9 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.00 £
(972,379.27 Rp)
22.47 £
(445,906.25 Rp)
     -54.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.03 £
(258,529.41 Rp)
10.54 £
(209,117.65 Rp)
     -19.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 £
(297,667.12 Rp)
2.77 £
(55,000.00 Rp)
     -81.5 %
Childcare
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,824.68 £
(36,209,898.43 Rp)
119.74 £
(2,376,190.48 Rp)
     -93.4 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,054.76 £
(397,976,218.61 Rp)
7,309.16 £
(145,046,454.37 Rp)
     -63.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Jakarta Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.69 £
(1,660,699.05 Rp)
39.87 £
(791,181.82 Rp)
     -52.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.34 £
(780,749.86 Rp)
25.68 £
(509,629.59 Rp)
     -34.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 87.91 £
(1,744,447.17 Rp)
66.07 £
(1,311,074.07 Rp)
     -24.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 98.12 £
(1,947,239.10 Rp)
64.02 £
(1,270,370.37 Rp)
     -34.8 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,204.17 £
(43,740,530.02 Rp)
355.34 £
(7,051,515.15 Rp)
     -83.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,623.50 £
(32,217,504.95 Rp)
211.47 £
(4,196,551.72 Rp)
     -87.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,165.38 £
(82,659,870.32 Rp)
988.98 £
(19,625,818.38 Rp)
     -76.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,746.25 £
(54,497,889.11 Rp)
502.37 £
(9,969,307.98 Rp)
     -81.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,261.22 £
(25,028,237.00 Rp)
206.91 £
(4,106,059.00 Rp)
     -83.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 711.15 £
(14,112,442.99 Rp)
92.68 £
(1,839,244.41 Rp)
     -87.0 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Jakarta Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,321.82 £
(65,919,777.05 Rp)
401.73 £
(7,972,182.99 Rp)
     -87.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.60 8.92      +59.4 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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