Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Leeds 

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Consumer Prices in Leeds are 23.49% lower than in London (without rent)
Rent Prices in Leeds are 59.04% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Leeds are 19.24% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Leeds are 16.61% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Leeds is 10.35% higher than in London
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Restaurants
London[ Edit ] Leeds[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £ 11.00 £      -26.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £ 50.00 £      -16.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 6.00 £      0.00 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £ 3.70 £      -26.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £ 4.00 £      -20.00 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.99 £ 2.93 £      -1.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 £ 1.17 £      -23.06 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.14 £ 0.90 £      -20.99 %
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £ 3.11 £      -12.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 £ 0.82 £      -10.77 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 £ 0.34 £      -47.92 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.16 £ 1.95 £      -9.74 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.02 £ 2.10 £      -30.32 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.83 £ 2.15 £      -24.10 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.24 £ 3.50 £      -17.41 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 £ 0.71 £      -27.53 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 £ 0.58 £      +7.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.90 £ 0.62 £      -30.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.10 £ 0.81 £      -26.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.55 £ 0.38 £      -31.35 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.38 £      -27.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £ 0.88 £      +13.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.86 £ 1.14 £      +32.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 7.00 £      -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.97 £ 2.04 £      +3.66 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 £ 2.21 £      +10.29 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £ 11.00 £      -8.33 %
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £ 2.50 £      -10.71 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 £ 60.50 £      -59.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £ 2.20 £      -26.67 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.04 £ 1.50 £      -50.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £ 10.20 £      -64.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.72 £ 4.81 £      +1.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,247.50 £ 18,497.50 £      -16.86 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,669.38 £ 21,135.83 £      -6.76 %
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 178.93 £ 111.42 £      -37.73 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £ 0.12 £      -7.14 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.27 £ 27.92 £      -10.71 %
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 43.63 £ 28.83 £      -33.93 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.78 £ 10.94 £      +1.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.50 £ 8.00 £      -36.00 %
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,470.00 £ 766.67 £      -47.85 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,145.45 £ 19,250.00 £      +6.09 %
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 67.21 £ 61.43 £      -8.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.80 £ 26.33 £      -19.71 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.85 £ 61.00 £      -15.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 93.39 £ 55.00 £      -41.11 %
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,711.22 £ 702.38 £      -58.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,256.28 £ 519.12 £      -58.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,150.71 £ 1,240.62 £      -60.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,063.70 £ 889.00 £      -56.92 %
Buy Apartment Price
London[ Edit ] Leeds[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,066.09 £ 247.74 £      -76.76 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 561.28 £ 209.03 £      -62.76 %
Salaries And Financing
London[ Edit ] Leeds[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,811.60 £ 1,896.41 £      -32.55 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.80 3.61      +29.16 %
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