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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 62.80% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 75.69% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 92.37% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 75.38% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 54.04% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 71.90% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,217.68 N₨)
1.69 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.73 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.00 £
(8,131.50 N₨)
10.15 £
(1,500.00 N₨)
     -81.55 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(887.07 N₨)
4.73 £
(700.00 N₨)
     -21.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(739.23 N₨)
2.03 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -59.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(665.30 N₨)
3.38 £
(500.00 N₨)
     -24.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.79 £
(413.17 N₨)
1.32 £
(195.30 N₨)
     -52.73 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.47 £
(218.01 N₨)
0.39 £
(57.00 N₨)
     -73.85 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 £
(162.47 N₨)
0.17 £
(24.52 N₨)
     -84.91 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.63 £
(536.88 N₨)
2.11 £
(311.78 N₨)
     -41.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.01 £
(149.19 N₨)
0.33 £
(49.31 N₨)
     -66.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 £
(84.05 N₨)
0.30 £
(44.16 N₨)
     -47.46 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 £
(298.98 N₨)
1.11 £
(164.38 N₨)
     -45.02 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.05 £
(451.62 N₨)
2.84 £
(419.76 N₨)
     -7.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.68 £
(396.54 N₨)
1.35 £
(198.90 N₨)
     -49.84 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.72 £
(549.99 N₨)
1.59 £
(235.18 N₨)
     -57.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.84 £
(124.01 N₨)
0.62 £
(91.79 N₨)
     -25.98 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £
(72.84 N₨)
0.35 £
(51.52 N₨)
     -29.28 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(136.57 N₨)
0.36 £
(52.65 N₨)
     -61.45 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.07 £
(157.93 N₨)
0.20 £
(29.40 N₨)
     -81.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(75.39 N₨)
0.13 £
(18.63 N₨)
     -75.29 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(68.91 N₨)
0.16 £
(23.74 N₨)
     -65.55 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(112.76 N₨)
0.23 £
(33.56 N₨)
     -70.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 £
(126.54 N₨)
0.24 £
(35.67 N₨)
     -71.81 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,182.76 N₨)
5.41 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -32.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 £
(258.37 N₨)
1.54 £
(227.86 N₨)
     -11.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 £
(276.68 N₨)
2.14 £
(316.67 N₨)
     +14.45 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,626.30 N₨)
1.69 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -84.63 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(369.61 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.59 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(22,176.82 N₨)
6.09 £
(900.00 N₨)
     -95.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(739.23 N₨)
1.35 £
(200.00 N₨)
     -72.94 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.91 £
(726.52 N₨)
0.82 £
(120.70 N₨)
     -83.39 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(7,392.27 N₨)
2.37 £
(350.00 N₨)
     -95.27 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.89 £
(722.62 N₨)
2.83 £
(418.86 N₨)
     -42.04 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(2,956,909.37 N₨)
25,702.51 £
(3,800,000.00 N₨)
     +28.51 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,461.96 £
(3,173,053.02 N₨)
40,860.35 £
(6,041,017.00 N₨)
     +90.39 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.24 £
(24,874.14 N₨)
23.11 £
(3,416.62 N₨)
     -86.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(18.03 N₨)
0.01 £
(1.96 N₨)
     -89.10 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.11 £
(4,599.14 N₨)
13.70 £
(2,025.85 N₨)
     -55.95 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.26 £
(5,656.20 N₨)
18.68 £
(2,761.98 N₨)
     -51.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.61 £
(1,716.65 N₨)
8.03 £
(1,186.67 N₨)
     -30.87 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(1,774.15 N₨)
2.64 £
(390.00 N₨)
     -78.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,329.73 £
(196,594.73 N₨)
45.89 £
(6,784.62 N₨)
     -96.55 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,034.70 £
(2,666,348.03 N₨)
1,080.13 £
(159,692.31 N₨)
     -94.01 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.93 £
(10,043.51 N₨)
22.87 £
(3,381.25 N₨)
     -66.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.25 £
(4,768.51 N₨)
24.60 £
(3,637.04 N₨)
     -23.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.79 £
(10,169.96 N₨)
44.52 £
(6,582.76 N₨)
     -35.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.58 £
(11,470.50 N₨)
35.62 £
(5,266.67 N₨)
     -54.09 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,675.70 £
(247,744.09 N₨)
126.46 £
(18,696.43 N₨)
     -92.45 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,185.72 £
(175,303.47 N₨)
85.99 £
(12,712.50 N₨)
     -92.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,168.84 £
(468,498.72 N₨)
244.71 £
(36,179.31 N₨)
     -92.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,005.12 £
(296,448.65 N₨)
156.03 £
(23,068.97 N₨)
     -92.22 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,222.80 £
(180,785.19 N₨)
108.02 £
(15,969.57 N₨)
     -91.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 680.65 £
(100,630.59 N₨)
48.24 £
(7,132.75 N₨)
     -92.91 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,272.30 £
(335,949.48 N₨)
155.23 £
(22,949.62 N₨)
     -93.17 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.17 11.44      +261.29 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
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