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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 60.97% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 74.60% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 92.32% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 76.68% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 53.75% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 72.97% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,134.29 N₨)
1.76 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.29 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(7,114.31 N₨)
7.03 £
(1,000.00 N₨)
     -85.94 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(853.72 N₨)
4.22 £
(600.00 N₨)
     -29.72 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(711.43 N₨)
2.21 £
(315.00 N₨)
     -55.72 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(640.29 N₨)
3.51 £
(500.00 N₨)
     -21.91 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.74 £
(389.19 N₨)
1.27 £
(181.07 N₨)
     -53.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.26 £
(179.03 N₨)
0.37 £
(52.73 N₨)
     -70.55 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(137.70 N₨)
0.16 £
(22.67 N₨)
     -83.54 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 £
(496.96 N₨)
2.14 £
(304.09 N₨)
     -38.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.98 £
(138.93 N₨)
0.37 £
(52.13 N₨)
     -62.48 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.75 £
(106.11 N₨)
0.31 £
(44.16 N₨)
     -58.38 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.10 £
(298.33 N₨)
1.17 £
(166.14 N₨)
     -44.31 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.92 £
(415.16 N₨)
2.78 £
(395.61 N₨)
     -4.71 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.14 £
(446.88 N₨)
1.32 £
(188.27 N₨)
     -57.87 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.93 £
(558.90 N₨)
1.80 £
(256.58 N₨)
     -54.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 £
(129.31 N₨)
0.60 £
(85.90 N₨)
     -33.57 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(69.79 N₨)
0.36 £
(50.87 N₨)
     -27.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.93 £
(131.70 N₨)
0.38 £
(54.01 N₨)
     -58.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.04 £
(148.36 N₨)
0.24 £
(34.80 N₨)
     -76.54 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 £
(74.33 N₨)
0.15 £
(20.70 N₨)
     -72.16 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(73.11 N₨)
0.19 £
(27.27 N₨)
     -62.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.84 £
(118.88 N₨)
0.23 £
(32.22 N₨)
     -72.90 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 £
(130.95 N₨)
0.25 £
(35.36 N₨)
     -73.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,138.29 N₨)
5.62 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -29.72 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.71 £
(243.53 N₨)
1.65 £
(235.00 N₨)
     -3.50 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.05 £
(291.03 N₨)
2.62 £
(373.33 N₨)
     +28.28 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.80 £
(1,536.69 N₨)
1.65 £
(235.00 N₨)
     -84.71 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(355.72 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.38 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 133.00 £
(18,924.07 N₨)
7.03 £
(1,000.00 N₨)
     -94.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(569.15 N₨)
1.76 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -56.07 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 £
(915.95 N₨)
0.68 £
(96.56 N₨)
     -89.46 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 37.50 £
(5,335.73 N₨)
2.11 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -94.38 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(667.87 N₨)
2.81 £
(399.70 N₨)
     -40.15 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(2,845,725.01 N₨)
28,112.34 £
(4,000,000.00 N₨)
     +40.56 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,075.29 £
(2,998,723.39 N₨)
44,147.77 £
(6,281,621.12 N₨)
     +109.48 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 144.74 £
(20,595.07 N₨)
27.02 £
(3,845.16 N₨)
     -81.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £
(13.64 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.06 N₨)
     -84.87 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.01 £
(4,412.35 N₨)
14.44 £
(2,054.09 N₨)
     -53.45 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 46.43 £
(6,606.59 N₨)
19.00 £
(2,702.78 N₨)
     -59.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.43 £
(1,483.84 N₨)
11.28 £
(1,604.76 N₨)
     +8.15 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.10 £
(1,721.66 N₨)
2.81 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -76.77 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,212.41 £
(172,508.71 N₨)
57.20 £
(8,138.89 N₨)
     -95.28 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,447.37 £
(2,340,234.39 N₨)
1,403.86 £
(199,750.00 N₨)
     -91.46 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.40 £
(8,878.37 N₨)
22.29 £
(3,172.16 N₨)
     -64.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.81 £
(4,525.74 N₨)
24.59 £
(3,498.95 N₨)
     -22.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.21 £
(9,704.79 N₨)
41.09 £
(5,846.67 N₨)
     -39.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 80.68 £
(11,479.55 N₨)
33.05 £
(4,702.73 N₨)
     -59.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,643.78 £
(233,887.36 N₨)
125.34 £
(17,833.47 N₨)
     -92.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,180.54 £
(167,973.92 N₨)
85.98 £
(12,234.38 N₨)
     -92.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,064.89 £
(436,092.38 N₨)
247.42 £
(35,205.13 N₨)
     -91.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,006.94 £
(285,559.79 N₨)
147.59 £
(21,000.00 N₨)
     -92.65 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,242.49 £
(176,788.58 N₨)
133.85 £
(19,044.34 N₨)
     -89.23 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 702.95 £
(100,020.53 N₨)
54.14 £
(7,702.94 N₨)
     -92.30 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,442.43 £
(347,524.50 N₨)
167.70 £
(23,861.11 N₨)
     -93.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.25 11.57      +255.85 %
Last update: August 2018August 2018
Contributors:794197
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: GBP