Cost of Living Comparison Between Germany and United Kingdom Reverse

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Cost of Living in United Kingdom is 0.1% lower than in Germany (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United Kingdom is 7.4% higher than in Germany
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 28.3% higher than in Germany
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 19.0% higher than in Germany
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 6.1% lower than in Germany
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 5.0% lower than in Germany
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Restaurants
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.97 $
(13.00 €)
19.07 $
(15.00 £)
     +36.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 64.46 $
(60.00 €)
76.28 $
(60.00 £)
     +18.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.74 $
(10.00 €)
8.90 $
(7.00 £)
     -17.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.30 $
(4.00 €)
5.72 $
(4.50 £)
     +33.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.30 $
(4.00 €)
5.72 $
(4.50 £)
     +33.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.61 $
(3.36 €)
4.07 $
(3.20 £)
     +12.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.92 $
(2.72 €)
2.20 $
(1.73 £)
     -24.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.62 $
(2.44 €)
1.59 $
(1.25 £)
     -39.1 %
Markets
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.24 $
(3.95 €)
5.94 $
(4.67 £)
     +40.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.92 $
(1.79 €)
1.41 $
(1.11 £)
     -26.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.34 $
(1.25 €)
0.91 $
(0.71 £)
     -32.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.58 $
(3.33 €)
3.72 $
(2.93 £)
     +4.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.14 $
(5.71 €)
4.02 $
(3.17 £)
     -34.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.15 $
(6.66 €)
3.78 $
(2.97 £)
     -47.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.87 $
(7.32 €)
6.04 $
(4.75 £)
     -23.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.28 $
(1.19 €)
1.22 $
(0.96 £)
     -4.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.64 $
(0.60 €)
0.67 $
(0.53 £)
     +3.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.99 $
(0.92 €)
1.22 $
(0.96 £)
     +23.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.48 $
(1.38 €)
1.54 $
(1.22 £)
     +4.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.72 $
(0.67 €)
0.65 $
(0.51 £)
     -10.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.78 $
(0.73 €)
0.61 $
(0.48 £)
     -21.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.99 $
(1.86 €)
0.98 $
(0.77 £)
     -50.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.91 $
(0.85 €)
1.35 $
(1.07 £)
     +48.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.43 $
(5.99 €)
10.17 $
(8.00 £)
     +58.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.93 $
(0.86 €)
2.46 $
(1.94 £)
     +166.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 $
(1.44 €)
3.03 $
(2.38 £)
     +95.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.81 $
(8.20 €)
16.97 $
(13.35 £)
     +92.7 %
Transportation
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.22 $
(3.00 €)
3.05 $
(2.40 £)
     -5.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 52.64 $
(49.00 €)
88.72 $
(69.78 £)
     +68.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.73 $
(4.40 €)
3.81 $
(3.00 £)
     -19.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.63 $
(3.38 €)
2.54 $
(2.00 £)
     -30.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.23 $
(30.00 €)
22.12 $
(17.40 £)
     -31.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.13 $
(6.63 €)
7.21 $
(5.67 £)
     +1.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,198.59 $
(27,180.00 €)
35,960.16 $
(28,285.00 £)
     +23.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,919.17 $
(27,850.77 €)
31,933.97 $
(25,118.14 £)
     +6.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 322.39 $
(300.10 €)
318.85 $
(250.80 £)
     -1.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 30.70 $
(28.58 €)
15.72 $
(12.36 £)
     -48.8 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49.39 $
(45.98 €)
38.90 $
(30.60 £)
     -21.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.42 $
(33.90 €)
41.58 $
(32.70 £)
     +14.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.15 $
(20.62 €)
14.03 $
(11.03 £)
     -36.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.89 $
(12.00 €)
12.71 $
(10.00 £)
     -1.4 %
Childcare
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 428.97 $
(399.32 €)
1,586.28 $
(1,247.71 £)
     +269.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,849.49 $
(11,961.17 €)
18,892.21 $
(14,859.95 £)
     +47.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 85.14 $
(79.26 €)
80.92 $
(63.65 £)
     -5.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.78 $
(37.96 €)
40.25 $
(31.66 £)
     -1.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.65 $
(85.32 €)
94.21 $
(74.10 £)
     +2.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.21 $
(113.76 €)
94.97 $
(74.70 £)
     -22.3 %
Rent Per Month
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 990.20 $
(921.75 €)
1,341.56 $
(1,055.22 £)
     +35.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 747.15 $
(695.50 €)
1,101.89 $
(866.71 £)
     +47.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,837.91 $
(1,710.85 €)
2,218.11 $
(1,744.69 £)
     +20.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,393.57 $
(1,297.22 €)
1,712.80 $
(1,347.23 £)
     +22.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 570.98 $
(531.51 €)
595.81 $
(468.64 £)
     +4.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 474.36 $
(441.57 €)
445.51 $
(350.42 £)
     -6.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Germany Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,999.17 $
(2,791.82 €)
3,061.10 $
(2,407.75 £)
     +2.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.98 5.87      +47.5 %
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