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Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Kathmandu 

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Consumer Prices in Kathmandu are 59.83% lower than in London
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kathmandu are 73.84% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Kathmandu are 91.90% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 73.41% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Kathmandu are 50.55% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Kathmandu is 72.37% lower than in London
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(2,062.95 N₨)
1.82 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -87.88 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 52.50 £
(7,220.33 N₨)
10.91 £
(1,500.00 N₨)
     -79.23 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(825.18 N₨)
5.09 £
(700.00 N₨)
     -15.17 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(687.65 N₨)
2.18 £
(300.00 N₨)
     -56.37 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(618.89 N₨)
3.64 £
(500.00 N₨)
     -19.21 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.75 £
(377.70 N₨)
1.31 £
(179.63 N₨)
     -52.44 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.41 £
(194.25 N₨)
0.40 £
(54.50 N₨)
     -71.94 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.07 £
(147.61 N₨)
0.16 £
(22.32 N₨)
     -84.88 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 £
(503.07 N₨)
2.22 £
(305.59 N₨)
     -39.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.99 £
(135.92 N₨)
0.37 £
(51.37 N₨)
     -62.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £
(84.18 N₨)
0.34 £
(46.16 N₨)
     -45.17 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.02 £
(278.43 N₨)
1.20 £
(165.20 N₨)
     -40.67 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.10 £
(425.82 N₨)
3.09 £
(424.84 N₨)
     -0.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 £
(389.88 N₨)
1.49 £
(204.32 N₨)
     -47.59 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.21 £
(578.38 N₨)
1.97 £
(271.47 N₨)
     -53.06 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 £
(124.83 N₨)
0.69 £
(94.25 N₨)
     -24.50 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(70.75 N₨)
0.38 £
(52.31 N₨)
     -26.05 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.97 £
(134.00 N₨)
0.40 £
(54.92 N₨)
     -59.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.10 £
(150.95 N₨)
0.23 £
(32.31 N₨)
     -78.59 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £
(67.89 N₨)
0.14 £
(19.20 N₨)
     -71.72 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(63.28 N₨)
0.18 £
(24.86 N₨)
     -60.71 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(106.22 N₨)
0.28 £
(38.33 N₨)
     -63.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 £
(122.83 N₨)
0.26 £
(35.37 N₨)
     -71.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(1,100.24 N₨)
5.82 £
(800.00 N₨)
     -27.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.78 £
(244.37 N₨)
1.68 £
(231.43 N₨)
     -5.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 £
(262.45 N₨)
2.45 £
(336.36 N₨)
     +28.16 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(1,512.83 N₨)
1.82 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -83.47 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(343.83 N₨)
0.15 £
(20.00 N₨)
     -94.18 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £
(20,629.51 N₨)
6.54 £
(900.00 N₨)
     -95.64 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 £
(687.65 N₨)
1.82 £
(250.00 N₨)
     -63.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 £
(664.00 N₨)
0.87 £
(119.90 N₨)
     -81.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 £
(6,876.50 N₨)
2.18 £
(300.08 N₨)
     -95.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.90 £
(673.92 N₨)
3.05 £
(418.99 N₨)
     -37.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(2,750,601.80 N₨)
28,357.43 £
(3,900,000.00 N₨)
     +41.79 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,844.79 £
(3,004,316.16 N₨)
43,687.52 £
(6,008,349.07 N₨)
     +99.99 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.16 £
(23,126.53 N₨)
25.95 £
(3,569.01 N₨)
     -84.57 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(16.74 N₨)
0.01 £
(2.00 N₨)
     -88.07 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.79 £
(4,371.67 N₨)
15.39 £
(2,116.14 N₨)
     -51.59 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.26 £
(5,673.83 N₨)
19.26 £
(2,648.37 N₨)
     -53.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.61 £
(1,596.88 N₨)
8.78 £
(1,207.41 N₨)
     -24.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(1,787.89 N₨)
2.91 £
(400.00 N₨)
     -77.63 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,280.86 £
(176,157.44 N₨)
52.84 £
(7,266.67 N₨)
     -95.87 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,250.00 £
(2,372,394.05 N₨)
1,235.46 £
(169,913.04 N₨)
     -92.84 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.01 £
(9,216.24 N₨)
23.18 £
(3,187.80 N₨)
     -65.41 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.56 £
(4,340.06 N₨)
25.17 £
(3,460.95 N₨)
     -20.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.89 £
(9,475.10 N₨)
41.79 £
(5,747.50 N₨)
     -39.34 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 78.41 £
(10,783.87 N₨)
37.99 £
(5,225.00 N₨)
     -51.55 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,711.20 £
(235,341.49 N₨)
146.52 £
(20,151.52 N₨)
     -91.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,212.12 £
(166,703.04 N₨)
97.38 £
(13,392.86 N₨)
     -91.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,245.96 £
(446,416.60 N₨)
255.70 £
(35,166.67 N₨)
     -92.12 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,006.90 £
(276,009.31 N₨)
162.75 £
(22,382.35 N₨)
     -91.89 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,198.76 £
(164,866.22 N₨)
122.11 £
(16,793.39 N₨)
     -89.81 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 679.24 £
(93,415.72 N₨)
53.87 £
(7,408.54 N₨)
     -92.07 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,336.55 £
(321,345.30 N₨)
168.91 £
(23,230.77 N₨)
     -92.77 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.20 11.33      +254.21 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
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