Cost of Living Comparison Between Bath and London 

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Cost of Living in London is 27.1% higher than in Bath (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in London is 38.5% higher than in Bath
Rent Prices in London are 56.0% higher than in Bath
Restaurant Prices in London are 29.9% higher than in Bath
Groceries Prices in London are 18.3% higher than in Bath
Local Purchasing Power in London is 1.3% higher than in Bath
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Restaurants
Bath Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 20.00 £      +33.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £ 80.00 £      +33.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.71 £ 8.00 £      +19.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.80 £ 6.50 £      +35.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.75 £ 5.00 £      +5.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.04 £ 3.65 £      +20.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 £ 2.00 £      +7.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.15 £ 1.52 £      +32.4 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.21 £ 5.02 £      +19.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.06 £ 1.41 £      +33.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.57 £ 0.96 £      +68.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.46 £ 3.18 £      +29.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.51 £ 3.49 £      -0.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.17 £ 3.47 £      +9.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.55 £ 5.67 £      +24.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 £ 1.19 £      +21.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.47 £ 0.63 £      +35.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.25 £ 1.20 £      -4.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 £ 1.54 £      +45.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.44 £ 0.58 £      +31.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 £ 0.54 £      +13.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 £ 1.01 £      +40.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.21 £ 1.31 £      +8.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 9.50 £      +18.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.80 £ 1.99 £      +10.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.17 £ 2.46 £      +13.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £ 15.00 £      +15.4 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 £ 2.80 £      +24.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 £ 200.00 £      +146.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.80 £ 4.50 £      +60.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 £ 3.13 £      +42.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.00 £ 30.00 £      +66.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.58 £ 5.75 £      +3.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,000.00 £ 28,035.00 £      +7.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,398.00 £ 26,862.14 £      +25.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 260.04 £ 293.89 £      +13.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 11.40 £ 15.56 £      +36.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.44 £ 30.63 £      +4.0 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.33 £ 45.52 £      +15.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.50 £ 14.51 £      +7.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 15.00 £      +50.0 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,166.67 £ 1,853.11 £      +58.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,000.00 £ 20,143.18 £      +67.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bath Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.50 £ 82.77 £      +44.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 21.25 £ 40.31 £      +89.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 78.18 £ 89.95 £      +15.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.83 £ 103.40 £      +13.8 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,162.50 £ 2,147.22 £      +84.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 850.00 £ 1,600.08 £      +88.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,033.33 £ 4,440.24 £      +46.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,050.00 £ 2,879.76 £      +40.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 495.48 £ 1,257.91 £      +153.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 322.06 £ 754.71 £      +134.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Bath Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,733.33 £ 3,835.63 £      +40.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.90 5.48      -7.1 %
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