Cost of Living Comparison Between Aberdeen and Birmingham 

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Consumer Prices in Birmingham are 1.16% lower than in Aberdeen (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Birmingham are 13.13% higher than in Aberdeen
Rent Prices in Birmingham are 58.14% higher than in Aberdeen
Restaurant Prices in Birmingham are 15.55% lower than in Aberdeen
Groceries Prices in Birmingham are 2.91% lower than in Aberdeen
Local Purchasing Power in Birmingham is 13.52% lower than in Aberdeen
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Restaurants
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 10.00 £      -33.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 52.50 £ 50.00 £      -4.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.25 £ 5.59 £      +6.48 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 £ 4.00 £      +14.29 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 4.00 £      0.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.80 £ 2.79 £      -0.25 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.49 £ 1.44 £      -3.19 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 £ 1.00 £      -14.51 %
Markets
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.68 £ 3.60 £      -2.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.94 £ 0.86 £      -8.55 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 £ 0.58 £      -5.99 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.14 £ 1.84 £      -14.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.61 £ 2.58 £      -1.33 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.29 £ 2.28 £      -0.30 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.79 £ 3.49 £      +25.15 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.02 £ 0.81 £      -20.76 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.66 £ 0.44 £      -32.55 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.15 £ 0.87 £      -24.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.84 £      +6.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.39 £ 0.50 £      +29.35 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 £ 0.47 £      -10.69 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.66 £ 0.60 £      -9.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.01 £ 1.09 £      +8.07 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 7.00 £      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.93 £ 1.63 £      -15.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 £ 1.65 £      -20.34 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £ 12.25 £      +2.08 %
Transportation
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.70 £ 2.40 £      -11.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 £ 55.00 £      -21.43 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.60 £ 2.20 £      -15.38 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 £ 1.80 £      -18.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.00 £ 15.60 £      -56.67 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.89 £ 5.94 £      +0.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,450.00 £ 24,000.00 £      +17.36 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,465.83 £ 23,142.86 £      +7.81 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 93.57 £ 179.88 £      +92.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 £ 0.14 £      +61.76 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.00 £ 26.08 £      +8.66 %
Sports And Leisure
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.42 £ 23.67 £      -29.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.57 £ 10.88 £      -6.02 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 £ 10.00 £      +33.33 %
Childcare
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 867.22 £ 920.00 £      +6.09 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,200.00 £ 14,166.67 £      +26.49 %
Clothing And Shoes
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.00 £ 64.44 £      +28.89 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 23.00 £ 29.29 £      +27.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 44.44 £ 72.50 £      +63.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 68.25 £ 63.75 £      -6.59 %
Rent Per Month
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 527.38 £ 778.87 £      +47.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 422.50 £ 588.57 £      +39.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,155.00 £ 1,950.21 £      +68.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 751.88 £ 1,200.00 £      +59.60 %
Buy Apartment Price
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 243.87 £ 576.37 £      +136.34 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 192.77 £ 322.09 £      +67.08 %
Salaries And Financing
Aberdeen Edit Birmingham Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,302.78 £ 2,253.00 £      -2.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.83 2.92      +3.01 %
Last update: June 2022June 2022
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