Cost of Living Comparison Between Iceland and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 27.66% lower than in Iceland (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 27.73% lower than in Iceland
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 27.89% lower than in Iceland
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 26.76% lower than in Iceland
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 37.45% lower than in Iceland
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 14.93% higher than in Iceland
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Restaurants
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,500.00 kr
(14.20 £)
2,112.89 kr
(12.00 £)
     -15.48 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 13,000.00 kr
(73.83 £)
8,803.71 kr
(50.00 £)
     -32.28 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,800.00 kr
(10.22 £)
1,056.45 kr
(6.00 £)
     -41.31 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,200.00 kr
(6.82 £)
669.08 kr
(3.80 £)
     -44.24 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,000.00 kr
(5.68 £)
704.30 kr
(4.00 £)
     -29.57 %
Cappuccino (regular) 579.00 kr
(3.29 £)
486.86 kr
(2.77 £)
     -15.91 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 341.55 kr
(1.94 £)
236.03 kr
(1.34 £)
     -30.90 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 256.19 kr
(1.46 £)
171.05 kr
(0.97 £)
     -33.23 %
Markets
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 662.45 kr
(3.76 £)
611.29 kr
(3.47 £)
     -7.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 384.86 kr
(2.19 £)
156.08 kr
(0.89 £)
     -59.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 165.23 kr
(0.94 £)
88.98 kr
(0.51 £)
     -46.15 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 692.69 kr
(3.93 £)
342.13 kr
(1.94 £)
     -50.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 777.27 kr
(4.41 £)
447.11 kr
(2.54 £)
     -42.48 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 929.12 kr
(5.28 £)
441.15 kr
(2.51 £)
     -52.52 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,540.73 kr
(8.75 £)
642.85 kr
(3.65 £)
     -58.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 158.59 kr
(0.90 £)
146.23 kr
(0.83 £)
     -7.79 %
Banana (1 lb) 130.57 kr
(0.74 £)
86.98 kr
(0.49 £)
     -33.38 %
Oranges (1 lb) 142.33 kr
(0.81 £)
135.55 kr
(0.77 £)
     -4.77 %
Tomato (1 lb) 262.14 kr
(1.49 £)
144.21 kr
(0.82 £)
     -44.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 153.79 kr
(0.87 £)
88.29 kr
(0.50 £)
     -42.59 %
Onion (1 lb) 78.42 kr
(0.45 £)
78.21 kr
(0.44 £)
     -0.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 323.12 kr
(1.84 £)
124.80 kr
(0.71 £)
     -61.38 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 241.13 kr
(1.37 £)
168.10 kr
(0.95 £)
     -30.29 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 2,650.00 kr
(15.05 £)
1,232.52 kr
(7.00 £)
     -53.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 404.13 kr
(2.30 £)
303.65 kr
(1.72 £)
     -24.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 383.37 kr
(2.18 £)
337.95 kr
(1.92 £)
     -11.85 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,500.00 kr
(8.52 £)
2,002.84 kr
(11.38 £)
     +33.52 %
Transportation
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 480.00 kr
(2.73 £)
440.19 kr
(2.50 £)
     -8.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 12,800.00 kr
(72.70 £)
11,444.82 kr
(65.00 £)
     -10.59 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 kr
(3.98 £)
493.01 kr
(2.80 £)
     -29.57 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 507.75 kr
(2.88 £)
351.37 kr
(2.00 £)
     -30.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,920.00 kr
(44.98 £)
3,063.69 kr
(17.40 £)
     -61.32 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 858.64 kr
(4.88 £)
838.59 kr
(4.76 £)
     -2.33 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,790,000.00 kr
(21,525.02 £)
3,521,484.09 kr
(20,000.00 £)
     -7.08 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 4,332,400.00 kr
(24,605.53 £)
3,635,535.03 kr
(20,647.74 £)
     -16.08 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 15,257.16 kr
(86.65 £)
27,049.74 kr
(153.63 £)
     +77.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 20.57 kr
(0.12 £)
17.82 kr
(0.10 £)
     -13.39 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 8,688.92 kr
(49.35 £)
5,462.86 kr
(31.03 £)
     -37.13 %
Sports And Leisure
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 7,607.47 kr
(43.21 £)
5,340.72 kr
(30.33 £)
     -29.80 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 4,542.33 kr
(25.80 £)
1,787.77 kr
(10.15 £)
     -60.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,645.00 kr
(9.34 £)
1,760.74 kr
(10.00 £)
     +7.04 %
Childcare
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 36,485.68 kr
(207.22 £)
164,755.02 kr
(935.71 £)
     +351.56 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 679,500.00 kr
(3,859.17 £)
2,288,251.88 kr
(12,995.95 £)
     +236.76 %
Clothing And Shoes
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 15,285.24 kr
(86.81 £)
10,243.20 kr
(58.18 £)
     -32.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 7,702.63 kr
(43.75 £)
5,117.33 kr
(29.06 £)
     -33.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 19,430.36 kr
(110.35 £)
10,954.56 kr
(62.22 £)
     -43.62 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 24,007.50 kr
(136.35 £)
10,737.56 kr
(60.98 £)
     -55.27 %
Rent Per Month
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 186,276.60 kr
(1,057.94 £)
132,605.85 kr
(753.12 £)
     -28.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 156,940.07 kr
(891.33 £)
108,788.94 kr
(617.86 £)
     -30.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 281,521.74 kr
(1,598.88 £)
214,378.38 kr
(1,217.55 £)
     -23.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 244,926.83 kr
(1,391.04 £)
171,315.99 kr
(972.98 £)
     -30.05 %
Buy Apartment Price
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 53,000.76 kr
(301.01 £)
67,608.78 kr
(383.98 £)
     +27.56 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 41,250.99 kr
(234.28 £)
48,711.05 kr
(276.65 £)
     +18.08 %
Salaries And Financing
Iceland Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 417,030.01 kr
(2,368.49 £)
346,376.81 kr
(1,967.22 £)
     -16.94 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.21 3.11      -40.18 %
Last update: September 2021September 2021
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