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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 61.64% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 75.56% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 92.99% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 75.88% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 53.00% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 65.87% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,184.46 N₨)
1.72 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.56 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(7,281.55 N₨)
8.93 £
(1,300.00 N₨)
     -82.15 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(873.79 N₨)
4.29 £
(625.00 N₨)
     -28.47 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(728.15 N₨)
2.06 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -58.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(655.34 N₨)
3.43 £
(500.00 N₨)
     -23.70 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.75 £
(400.17 N₨)
1.24 £
(180.07 N₨)
     -55.00 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £
(193.27 N₨)
0.39 £
(56.36 N₨)
     -70.84 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.01 £
(146.42 N₨)
0.16 £
(23.52 N₨)
     -83.94 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.55 £
(516.64 N₨)
2.09 £
(305.02 N₨)
     -40.96 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.97 £
(141.26 N₨)
0.37 £
(54.40 N₨)
     -61.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.65 £
(95.18 N₨)
0.32 £
(46.16 N₨)
     -51.50 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.08 £
(302.20 N₨)
1.15 £
(168.11 N₨)
     -44.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.97 £
(432.41 N₨)
2.93 £
(426.10 N₨)
     -1.46 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 £
(412.74 N₨)
1.33 £
(194.40 N₨)
     -52.90 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.08 £
(593.90 N₨)
1.91 £
(278.05 N₨)
     -53.18 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.92 £
(134.45 N₨)
0.63 £
(91.47 N₨)
     -31.97 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.53 £
(76.93 N₨)
0.36 £
(52.49 N₨)
     -31.77 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(134.27 N₨)
0.38 £
(55.89 N₨)
     -58.38 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.08 £
(157.05 N₨)
0.23 £
(32.99 N₨)
     -78.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(77.65 N₨)
0.14 £
(19.96 N₨)
     -74.30 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.47 £
(68.31 N₨)
0.17 £
(24.69 N₨)
     -63.86 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.82 £
(119.36 N₨)
0.26 £
(37.14 N₨)
     -68.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.91 £
(132.52 N₨)
0.25 £
(36.39 N₨)
     -72.54 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,165.05 N₨)
5.49 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -31.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.55 £
(226.06 N₨)
1.61 £
(235.00 N₨)
     +3.95 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 £
(307.15 N₨)
2.37 £
(345.45 N₨)
     +12.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,601.94 N₨)
1.72 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -84.39 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(364.08 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.51 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(21,844.64 N₨)
6.52 £
(950.00 N₨)
     -95.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(728.15 N₨)
1.72 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -65.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(703.11 N₨)
0.77 £
(112.65 N₨)
     -83.98 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(5,825.24 N₨)
2.06 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -94.85 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(714.17 N₨)
2.82 £
(411.07 N₨)
     -42.44 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,225.00 £
(2,799,755.16 N₨)
27,466.69 £
(4,000,000.00 N₨)
     +42.87 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,878.08 £
(3,040,495.27 N₨)
42,103.49 £
(6,131,571.43 N₨)
     +101.66 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 157.42 £
(22,925.54 N₨)
25.95 £
(3,778.40 N₨)
     -83.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(16.40 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.10 N₨)
     -87.23 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.12 £
(4,676.95 N₨)
14.34 £
(2,088.19 N₨)
     -55.35 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.46 £
(6,620.50 N₨)
17.83 £
(2,597.31 N₨)
     -60.77 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.53 £
(1,532.96 N₨)
8.82 £
(1,285.19 N₨)
     -16.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £
(1,820.39 N₨)
2.75 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -78.03 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,283.32 £
(186,890.64 N₨)
51.50 £
(7,500.69 N₨)
     -95.99 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,862.89 £
(2,455,758.66 N₨)
1,139.30 £
(165,916.67 N₨)
     -93.24 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.38 £
(9,521.47 N₨)
21.42 £
(3,119.30 N₨)
     -67.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.84 £
(4,491.17 N₨)
24.13 £
(3,513.65 N₨)
     -21.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.51 £
(9,977.21 N₨)
38.88 £
(5,662.00 N₨)
     -43.25 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.92 £
(11,492.56 N₨)
34.51 £
(5,026.00 N₨)
     -56.27 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,749.23 £
(254,742.72 N₨)
130.47 £
(19,000.00 N₨)
     -92.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,231.87 £
(179,397.70 N₨)
81.49 £
(11,867.65 N₨)
     -93.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,312.13 £
(482,349.01 N₨)
232.55 £
(33,866.67 N₨)
     -92.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,995.05 £
(290,540.78 N₨)
137.17 £
(19,975.61 N₨)
     -93.12 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,227.86 £
(178,814.21 N₨)
120.22 £
(17,507.36 N₨)
     -90.21 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 666.32 £
(97,036.88 N₨)
50.44 £
(7,345.80 N₨)
     -92.43 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,960.26 £
(285,475.08 N₨)
163.54 £
(23,815.79 N₨)
     -91.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.16 11.33      +258.72 %
Last update: March 2019March 2019
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