Cost of Living Comparison Between Los Angeles, CA and London 

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Consumer Prices in London are 11.06% higher than in Los Angeles, CA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 8.83% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Rent Prices in London are 6.07% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Prices in London are 3.74% higher than in Los Angeles, CA
Groceries Prices in London are 12.70% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Local Purchasing Power in London is 20.61% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
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Restaurants
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(14.22 £)
21.10 $
(15.00 £)
     +5.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(53.32 £)
84.40 $
(60.00 £)
     +12.53 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 $
(6.40 £)
8.44 $
(6.00 £)
     -6.22 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $
(4.98 £)
7.03 $
(5.00 £)
     +0.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(5.69 £)
6.45 $
(4.59 £)
     -19.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.65 $
(3.31 £)
4.07 $
(2.89 £)
     -12.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.14 $
(1.52 £)
2.09 $
(1.48 £)
     -2.49 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.09 $
(1.48 £)
1.57 $
(1.11 £)
     -24.99 %
Markets
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 $
(2.60 £)
5.02 $
(3.57 £)
     +37.37 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.27 $
(2.33 £)
1.27 $
(0.90 £)
     -61.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.11 $
(1.50 £)
0.97 $
(0.69 £)
     -54.00 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.38 $
(2.41 £)
3.08 $
(2.19 £)
     -8.87 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.62 $
(3.99 £)
4.08 $
(2.90 £)
     -27.44 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.16 $
(3.67 £)
3.96 $
(2.82 £)
     -23.22 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.73 $
(4.78 £)
6.36 $
(4.52 £)
     -5.38 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.80 $
(1.28 £)
1.41 $
(1.00 £)
     -21.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 $
(0.52 £)
0.73 $
(0.52 £)
     -0.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.47 $
(1.05 £)
1.29 $
(0.92 £)
     -12.39 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 $
(1.39 £)
1.64 $
(1.17 £)
     -16.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.15 $
(0.82 £)
0.79 $
(0.56 £)
     -30.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.00 $
(0.71 £)
0.72 $
(0.51 £)
     -27.92 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.72 $
(1.22 £)
1.10 $
(0.78 £)
     -36.13 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.91 $
(1.36 £)
1.20 $
(0.85 £)
     -37.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(10.66 £)
11.25 $
(8.00 £)
     -24.98 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.56 $
(1.82 £)
2.55 $
(1.81 £)
     -0.46 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 $
(1.63 £)
2.82 $
(2.00 £)
     +22.63 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(7.11 £)
17.44 $
(12.40 £)
     +74.42 %
Transportation
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $
(1.24 £)
3.94 $
(2.80 £)
     +125.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 $
(71.09 £)
220.60 $
(156.83 £)
     +120.60 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.85 $
(2.03 £)
4.22 $
(3.00 £)
     +48.07 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(1.92 £)
3.85 $
(2.74 £)
     +42.53 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.19 $
(20.75 £)
40.51 $
(28.80 £)
     +38.79 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.48 $
(2.48 £)
6.36 $
(4.52 £)
     +82.41 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
(17,772.75 £)
32,377.52 $
(23,017.50 £)
     +29.51 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,403.62 $
(15,216.05 £)
32,123.07 $
(22,836.61 £)
     +50.08 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.95 $
(114.42 £)
252.35 $
(179.40 £)
     +56.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 $
(0.08 £)
0.18 $
(0.13 £)
     +53.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.43 $
(48.65 £)
44.73 $
(31.80 £)
     -34.64 %
Sports And Leisure
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.64 $
(28.89 £)
63.86 $
(45.40 £)
     +57.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.98 $
(7.09 £)
15.16 $
(10.78 £)
     +51.91 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(10.66 £)
18.29 $
(13.00 £)
     +21.91 %
Childcare
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,026.68 $
(729.88 £)
2,025.18 $
(1,439.72 £)
     +97.25 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,804.57 $
(17,633.82 £)
25,117.10 $
(17,856.00 £)
     +1.26 %
Clothing And Shoes
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48.69 $
(34.61 £)
83.74 $
(59.53 £)
     +71.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 38.20 $
(27.15 £)
41.54 $
(29.53 £)
     +8.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.63 $
(57.32 £)
97.41 $
(69.25 £)
     +20.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 111.95 $
(79.59 £)
115.29 $
(81.96 £)
     +2.99 %
Rent Per Month
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,256.18 $
(1,603.94 £)
2,394.98 $
(1,702.61 £)
     +6.15 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,682.60 $
(1,196.18 £)
1,777.70 $
(1,263.79 £)
     +5.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,313.03 $
(3,066.18 £)
4,646.07 $
(3,302.94 £)
     +7.72 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,866.27 $
(2,037.66 £)
2,933.58 $
(2,085.51 £)
     +2.35 %
Buy Apartment Price
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 790.79 $
(562.18 £)
1,425.89 $
(1,013.68 £)
     +80.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 518.62 $
(368.69 £)
728.75 $
(518.08 £)
     +40.52 %
Salaries And Financing
Los Angeles, CA Edit London Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,940.08 $
(3,511.95 £)
4,268.23 $
(3,034.33 £)
     -13.60 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.57 2.59      -27.44 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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