Cost of Living Comparison Between Glasgow and Monterrey 

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Cost of Living in Monterrey is 27.4% lower than in Glasgow (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Monterrey is 27.9% lower than in Glasgow
Rent Prices in Monterrey are 29.0% lower than in Glasgow
Restaurant Prices in Monterrey are 30.2% lower than in Glasgow
Groceries Prices in Monterrey are 17.5% lower than in Glasgow
Local Purchasing Power in Monterrey is 51.7% lower than in Glasgow
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Restaurants
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(352.81 MXN)
10.63 £
(250.00 MXN)
     -29.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(1,411.26 MXN)
39.33 £
(925.00 MXN)
     -34.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(164.65 MXN)
6.38 £
(150.00 MXN)
     -8.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(105.84 MXN)
2.13 £
(50.00 MXN)
     -52.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(117.60 MXN)
2.85 £
(66.94 MXN)
     -43.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.31 £
(77.91 MXN)
2.71 £
(63.71 MXN)
     -18.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 £
(40.57 MXN)
1.12 £
(26.43 MXN)
     -34.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.21 £
(28.37 MXN)
0.89 £
(20.89 MXN)
     -26.4 %
Markets
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(110.36 MXN)
4.78 £
(112.48 MXN)
     +1.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(25.95 MXN)
1.87 £
(43.89 MXN)
     +69.1 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 £
(17.12 MXN)
0.69 £
(16.15 MXN)
     -5.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.89 £
(68.02 MXN)
2.38 £
(55.94 MXN)
     -17.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.49 £
(82.16 MXN)
3.61 £
(84.93 MXN)
     +3.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.05 £
(71.76 MXN)
3.27 £
(77.01 MXN)
     +7.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.87 £
(114.58 MXN)
4.66 £
(109.54 MXN)
     -4.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 £
(24.55 MXN)
1.05 £
(24.68 MXN)
     +0.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(11.45 MXN)
0.46 £
(10.73 MXN)
     -6.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.00 £
(23.64 MXN)
0.59 £
(13.89 MXN)
     -41.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.55 £
(36.54 MXN)
0.65 £
(15.28 MXN)
     -58.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.46 £
(10.75 MXN)
0.77 £
(18.07 MXN)
     +68.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.49 £
(11.61 MXN)
0.63 £
(14.82 MXN)
     +27.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.80 £
(18.78 MXN)
1.20 £
(28.27 MXN)
     +50.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £
(20.80 MXN)
0.79 £
(18.59 MXN)
     -10.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(188.17 MXN)
10.63 £
(250.00 MXN)
     +32.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.88 £
(44.19 MXN)
1.22 £
(28.63 MXN)
     -35.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.15 £
(50.66 MXN)
2.22 £
(52.31 MXN)
     +3.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 14.68 £
(345.17 MXN)
3.40 £
(80.00 MXN)
     -76.8 %
Transportation
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.77 £
(65.27 MXN)
0.64 £
(15.00 MXN)
     -77.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 61.80 £
(1,453.60 MXN)
36.14 £
(850.00 MXN)
     -41.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(94.08 MXN)
1.28 £
(30.00 MXN)
     -68.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 £
(60.57 MXN)
1.37 £
(32.19 MXN)
     -46.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.00 £
(470.42 MXN)
12.75 £
(300.00 MXN)
     -36.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 £
(134.62 MXN)
3.95 £
(92.97 MXN)
     -30.9 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(665,290.62 MXN)
19,131.86 £
(450,000.00 MXN)
     -32.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,571.43 £
(624,985.76 MXN)
19,917.45 £
(468,477.78 MXN)
     -25.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 271.35 £
(6,382.40 MXN)
98.48 £
(2,316.24 MXN)
     -63.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.94 £
(304.30 MXN)
21.06 £
(495.37 MXN)
     +62.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.62 £
(743.85 MXN)
25.13 £
(591.06 MXN)
     -20.5 %
Sports And Leisure
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.74 £
(934.65 MXN)
32.38 £
(761.71 MXN)
     -18.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.00 £
(329.29 MXN)
16.65 £
(391.67 MXN)
     +18.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(282.25 MXN)
4.89 £
(115.00 MXN)
     -59.3 %
Childcare
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 903.57 £
(21,252.88 MXN)
261.17 £
(6,142.86 MXN)
     -71.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,750.00 £
(229,329.45 MXN)
6,300.76 £
(148,200.00 MXN)
     -35.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 73.08 £
(1,718.84 MXN)
44.03 £
(1,035.68 MXN)
     -39.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00 £
(846.73 MXN)
33.73 £
(793.27 MXN)
     -6.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 89.58 £
(2,107.09 MXN)
80.56 £
(1,894.95 MXN)
     -10.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.11 £
(1,790.21 MXN)
83.89 £
(1,973.27 MXN)
     +10.2 %
Rent Per Month
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,101.85 £
(25,916.49 MXN)
775.90 £
(18,250.00 MXN)
     -29.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 760.62 £
(17,890.64 MXN)
515.09 £
(12,115.38 MXN)
     -32.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,858.00 £
(43,701.96 MXN)
1,295.08 £
(30,461.54 MXN)
     -30.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,208.17 £
(28,417.25 MXN)
914.08 £
(21,500.00 MXN)
     -24.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 273.36 £
(6,429.81 MXN)
187.61 £
(4,412.86 MXN)
     -31.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 227.61 £
(5,353.52 MXN)
100.01 £
(2,352.40 MXN)
     -56.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Glasgow Edit Monterrey Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,600.22 £
(61,159.74 MXN)
905.96 £
(21,309.07 MXN)
     -65.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.70 11.88      +108.7 %
Last update: June 2024May 2024
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