Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Ulaanbaatar 

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Consumer Prices in Ulaanbaatar are 59.89% lower than in London (without rent)
Rent Prices in Ulaanbaatar are 85.02% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Ulaanbaatar are 74.26% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Ulaanbaatar are 45.90% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Ulaanbaatar is 64.92% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(56,736.92 ₮)
2.25 £
(8,527.70 ₮)
     -84.97 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(226,947.69 ₮)
14.54 £
(55,000.00 ₮)
     -75.77 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(22,694.77 ₮)
3.97 £
(15,000.00 ₮)
     -33.91 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(18,912.31 ₮)
1.06 £
(4,000.00 ₮)
     -78.85 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(18,912.31 ₮)
1.73 £
(6,537.90 ₮)
     -65.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.01 £
(11,388.93 ₮)
1.62 £
(6,144.58 ₮)
     -46.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 £
(5,769.53 ₮)
0.51 £
(1,932.62 ₮)
     -66.50 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.15 £
(4,362.24 ₮)
0.27 £
(1,014.85 ₮)
     -76.74 %
Markets
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.59 £
(13,589.45 ₮)
2.63 £
(9,960.37 ₮)
     -26.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 £
(3,497.57 ₮)
0.43 £
(1,629.67 ₮)
     -53.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.67 £
(2,525.51 ₮)
0.38 £
(1,438.54 ₮)
     -43.04 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.14 £
(8,090.86 ₮)
1.22 £
(4,613.52 ₮)
     -42.98 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.11 £
(11,761.64 ₮)
2.79 £
(10,534.24 ₮)
     -10.44 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.81 £
(10,616.34 ₮)
1.70 £
(6,444.95 ₮)
     -39.29 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.24 £
(16,024.70 ₮)
1.54 £
(5,825.79 ₮)
     -63.64 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.97 £
(3,658.36 ₮)
0.77 £
(2,926.64 ₮)
     -20.00 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 £
(2,061.11 ₮)
0.72 £
(2,739.07 ₮)
     +32.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.91 £
(3,453.04 ₮)
0.71 £
(2,696.63 ₮)
     -21.91 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.13 £
(4,263.51 ₮)
0.63 £
(2,377.28 ₮)
     -44.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 £
(2,038.27 ₮)
0.14 £
(530.80 ₮)
     -73.96 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(1,927.47 ₮)
0.30 £
(1,118.35 ₮)
     -41.98 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(2,890.04 ₮)
0.73 £
(2,768.51 ₮)
     -4.20 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.83 £
(3,153.49 ₮)
0.47 £
(1,786.92 ₮)
     -43.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(30,259.69 ₮)
6.35 £
(24,000.00 ₮)
     -20.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.93 £
(7,308.88 ₮)
0.66 £
(2,503.50 ₮)
     -65.75 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 £
(7,594.02 ₮)
1.12 £
(4,222.14 ₮)
     -44.40 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £
(45,389.54 ₮)
1.47 £
(5,543.00 ₮)
     -87.79 %
Transportation
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(10,590.89 ₮)
0.13 £
(500.00 ₮)
     -95.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(567,369.23 ₮)
5.70 £
(21,546.64 ₮)
     -96.20 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(11,347.38 ₮)
0.26 £
(1,000.00 ₮)
     -91.19 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 £
(12,174.57 ₮)
0.43 £
(1,609.34 ₮)
     -86.78 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(108,934.89 ₮)
3.70 £
(14,000.00 ₮)
     -87.15 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 £
(17,988.93 ₮)
2.00 £
(7,550.25 ₮)
     -58.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,317.50 £
(80,632,624.42 ₮)
13,879.85 £
(52,500,000.00 ₮)
     -34.89 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,669.38 £
(85,746,062.17 ₮)
16,523.63 £
(62,500,000.00 ₮)
     -27.11 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 172.50 £
(652,458.90 ₮)
44.76 £
(169,319.78 ₮)
     -74.05 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(493.23 ₮)
0.02 £
(80.62 ₮)
     -83.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.33 £
(118,506.35 ₮)
13.10 £
(49,559.04 ₮)
     -58.18 %
Sports And Leisure
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.58 £
(164,857.13 ₮)
37.39 £
(141,434.53 ₮)
     -14.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.78 £
(40,787.54 ₮)
10.79 £
(40,798.10 ₮)
     +0.03 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(49,172.00 ₮)
3.01 £
(11,386.66 ₮)
     -76.84 %
Childcare
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,470.00 £
(5,560,218.50 ₮)
100.44 £
(379,895.21 ₮)
     -93.17 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,145.45 £
(68,634,484.41 ₮)
4,515.21 £
(17,078,625.84 ₮)
     -75.12 %
Clothing And Shoes
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.25 £
(246,791.07 ₮)
26.76 £
(101,220.84 ₮)
     -58.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.54 £
(123,088.99 ₮)
24.11 £
(91,210.72 ₮)
     -25.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 70.47 £
(266,540.73 ₮)
51.88 £
(196,247.81 ₮)
     -26.37 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.72 £
(343,132.31 ₮)
57.90 £
(219,008.46 ₮)
     -36.17 %
Rent Per Month
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,702.47 £
(6,439,511.28 ₮)
276.56 £
(1,046,096.48 ₮)
     -83.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,248.84 £
(4,723,672.72 ₮)
178.24 £
(674,183.65 ₮)
     -85.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,181.71 £
(12,034,685.64 ₮)
496.01 £
(1,876,125.61 ₮)
     -84.41 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,083.78 £
(7,881,814.24 ₮)
280.00 £
(1,059,102.66 ₮)
     -86.56 %
Buy Apartment Price
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,066.09 £
(4,032,429.22 ₮)
80.13 £
(303,094.90 ₮)
     -92.48 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 561.28 £
(2,123,015.50 ₮)
44.96 £
(170,042.44 ₮)
     -91.99 %
Salaries And Financing
London[ Edit ] Ulaanbaatar[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,844.51 £
(10,759,256.59 ₮)
291.24 £
(1,101,600.83 ₮)
     -89.76 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.88 12.00      +316.94 %
Last update: November 2020August 2020
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