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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 62.53% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 75.81% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 92.70% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 77.25% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 55.48% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 73.76% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,195.13 N₨)
1.71 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -88.61 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(7,317.11 N₨)
8.20 £
(1,200.00 N₨)
     -83.60 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(878.05 N₨)
4.10 £
(600.00 N₨)
     -31.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(731.71 N₨)
2.05 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -59.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.40 £
(643.91 N₨)
2.73 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -37.88 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.73 £
(399.92 N₨)
1.22 £
(179.07 N₨)
     -55.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.26 £
(184.58 N₨)
0.40 £
(58.00 N₨)
     -68.58 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(141.98 N₨)
0.17 £
(24.57 N₨)
     -82.69 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.48 £
(508.59 N₨)
2.07 £
(303.06 N₨)
     -40.41 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.00 £
(146.15 N₨)
0.36 £
(52.25 N₨)
     -64.25 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.77 £
(112.42 N₨)
0.31 £
(44.98 N₨)
     -59.99 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.16 £
(315.55 N₨)
1.15 £
(168.11 N₨)
     -46.72 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.05 £
(446.22 N₨)
2.75 £
(402.50 N₨)
     -9.80 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.07 £
(449.54 N₨)
1.31 £
(191.67 N₨)
     -57.36 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.05 £
(592.47 N₨)
1.75 £
(256.58 N₨)
     -56.69 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.97 £
(142.55 N₨)
0.60 £
(87.52 N₨)
     -38.61 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.48 £
(69.52 N₨)
0.35 £
(50.87 N₨)
     -26.83 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(134.68 N₨)
0.37 £
(54.01 N₨)
     -59.90 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.99 £
(145.14 N₨)
0.24 £
(34.45 N₨)
     -76.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(77.00 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.68 N₨)
     -73.14 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £
(75.41 N₨)
0.18 £
(26.13 N₨)
     -65.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(113.00 N₨)
0.23 £
(33.33 N₨)
     -70.50 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.00 £
(146.92 N₨)
0.25 £
(35.94 N₨)
     -75.54 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,170.74 N₨)
5.47 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -31.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.55 £
(226.61 N₨)
1.54 £
(226.07 N₨)
     -0.24 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 £
(308.27 N₨)
2.39 £
(350.00 N₨)
     +13.54 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,609.76 N₨)
1.71 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -84.47 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 £
(351.22 N₨)
0.14 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 138.00 £
(20,195.22 N₨)
6.83 £
(1,000.00 N₨)
     -95.05 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.25 £
(621.95 N₨)
2.05 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -51.76 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.50 £
(658.54 N₨)
0.66 £
(96.56 N₨)
     -85.34 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 £
(5,853.69 N₨)
2.05 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -94.88 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.85 £
(710.21 N₨)
2.80 £
(409.49 N₨)
     -42.34 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,920.00 £
(2,915,136.61 N₨)
27,333.20 £
(4,000,000.00 N₨)
     +37.21 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,846.00 £
(3,050,649.49 N₨)
41,201.02 £
(6,029,447.20 N₨)
     +97.64 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 148.09 £
(21,672.18 N₨)
25.66 £
(3,755.20 N₨)
     -82.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(16.00 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.02 N₨)
     -87.40 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.97 £
(4,824.31 N₨)
13.23 £
(1,936.60 N₨)
     -59.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.72 £
(6,691.18 N₨)
17.29 £
(2,530.95 N₨)
     -62.17 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.14 £
(1,630.09 N₨)
9.44 £
(1,381.48 N₨)
     -15.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(1,902.45 N₨)
2.73 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -78.97 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,276.54 £
(186,812.22 N₨)
52.23 £
(7,643.54 N₨)
     -95.91 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,649.91 £
(2,436,584.32 N₨)
1,248.03 £
(182,640.00 N₨)
     -92.50 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.10 £
(9,234.86 N₨)
20.52 £
(3,003.59 N₨)
     -67.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.88 £
(4,519.32 N₨)
24.42 £
(3,573.63 N₨)
     -20.93 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.19 £
(9,978.96 N₨)
38.87 £
(5,688.24 N₨)
     -43.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.13 £
(11,580.77 N₨)
30.94 £
(4,527.31 N₨)
     -60.91 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,708.14 £
(249,973.11 N₨)
132.44 £
(19,380.95 N₨)
     -92.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,214.70 £
(177,761.87 N₨)
85.13 £
(12,458.33 N₨)
     -92.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,151.35 £
(461,175.69 N₨)
236.69 £
(34,638.30 N₨)
     -92.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,041.54 £
(298,762.83 N₨)
140.90 £
(20,619.05 N₨)
     -93.10 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,244.67 £
(182,148.25 N₨)
124.74 £
(18,254.38 N₨)
     -89.98 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 724.76 £
(106,062.83 N₨)
50.30 £
(7,361.00 N₨)
     -93.06 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,579.01 £
(377,418.11 N₨)
163.66 £
(23,950.00 N₨)
     -93.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.22 11.59      +260.32 %
Last update: November 2018November 2018
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