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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 63.60% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 76.60% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 93.01% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 76.99% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 56.25% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 72.49% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,210.54 N₨)
1.70 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.69 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(7,368.47 N₨)
8.14 £
(1,200.00 N₨)
     -83.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(884.22 N₨)
4.07 £
(600.00 N₨)
     -32.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(736.85 N₨)
2.04 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -59.29 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(663.16 N₨)
3.05 £
(450.00 N₨)
     -32.14 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £
(401.84 N₨)
1.25 £
(184.07 N₨)
     -54.19 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.31 £
(193.62 N₨)
0.38 £
(56.50 N₨)
     -70.82 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 £
(147.42 N₨)
0.16 £
(24.05 N₨)
     -83.69 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.51 £
(517.24 N₨)
2.04 £
(300.94 N₨)
     -41.82 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 £
(147.47 N₨)
0.35 £
(52.25 N₨)
     -64.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.77 £
(113.82 N₨)
0.31 £
(44.98 N₨)
     -60.48 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.15 £
(317.48 N₨)
1.14 £
(168.11 N₨)
     -47.05 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.22 £
(474.11 N₨)
2.82 £
(415.12 N₨)
     -12.44 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.05 £
(449.57 N₨)
1.30 £
(191.67 N₨)
     -57.37 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.23 £
(623.92 N₨)
1.81 £
(266.54 N₨)
     -57.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 £
(149.26 N₨)
0.59 £
(87.52 N₨)
     -41.37 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(73.47 N₨)
0.35 £
(51.29 N₨)
     -30.19 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 £
(142.56 N₨)
0.37 £
(54.27 N₨)
     -61.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(159.04 N₨)
0.23 £
(33.29 N₨)
     -79.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(81.87 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.41 N₨)
     -75.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £
(76.69 N₨)
0.18 £
(26.22 N₨)
     -65.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.81 £
(119.37 N₨)
0.25 £
(37.14 N₨)
     -68.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 £
(147.12 N₨)
0.24 £
(35.94 N₨)
     -75.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,178.96 N₨)
5.43 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -32.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.56 £
(229.91 N₨)
1.55 £
(228.75 N₨)
     -0.51 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 £
(315.84 N₨)
2.40 £
(354.17 N₨)
     +12.14 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,621.06 N₨)
1.70 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -84.58 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(368.42 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140.00 £
(20,631.72 N₨)
6.45 £
(950.00 N₨)
     -95.40 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(736.85 N₨)
1.70 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -66.07 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.66 £
(687.33 N₨)
0.66 £
(96.56 N₨)
     -85.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(5,894.78 N₨)
2.04 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -94.91 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.91 £
(723.58 N₨)
2.79 £
(411.36 N₨)
     -43.15 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,959.50 £
(2,941,420.20 N₨)
25,073.04 £
(3,695,000.00 N₨)
     +25.62 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,953.70 £
(3,087,934.89 N₨)
40,198.66 £
(5,924,053.57 N₨)
     +91.85 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 153.34 £
(22,598.27 N₨)
25.39 £
(3,741.31 N₨)
     -83.44 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(16.70 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.04 N₨)
     -87.77 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.36 £
(4,769.45 N₨)
13.46 £
(1,983.24 N₨)
     -58.42 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.03 £
(6,635.38 N₨)
17.54 £
(2,584.41 N₨)
     -61.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.28 £
(1,661.59 N₨)
9.06 £
(1,334.62 N₨)
     -19.68 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(1,915.80 N₨)
2.71 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -79.12 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,242.17 £
(183,057.70 N₨)
49.50 £
(7,294.77 N₨)
     -96.02 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,345.75 £
(2,408,863.91 N₨)
1,122.25 £
(165,384.62 N₨)
     -93.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 64.11 £
(9,448.00 N₨)
20.35 £
(2,998.49 N₨)
     -68.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.35 £
(4,472.61 N₨)
24.12 £
(3,554.72 N₨)
     -20.52 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.12 £
(10,038.98 N₨)
38.59 £
(5,687.04 N₨)
     -43.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.00 £
(11,936.92 N₨)
31.03 £
(4,572.59 N₨)
     -61.69 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,727.00 £
(254,507.01 N₨)
127.08 £
(18,727.27 N₨)
     -92.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,238.44 £
(182,507.83 N₨)
83.95 £
(12,371.79 N₨)
     -93.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,304.78 £
(487,023.47 N₨)
232.07 £
(34,200.00 N₨)
     -92.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,035.19 £
(299,924.31 N₨)
138.46 £
(20,404.26 N₨)
     -93.20 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,243.97 £
(183,323.00 N₨)
118.80 £
(17,507.36 N₨)
     -90.45 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 719.09 £
(105,971.63 N₨)
51.21 £
(7,546.39 N₨)
     -92.88 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,491.37 £
(367,151.69 N₨)
160.43 £
(23,642.86 N₨)
     -93.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 11.60      +260.11 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:732238
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: GBP