Cost of Living Comparison Between Portugal and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 37.1% higher than in Portugal (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 35.2% higher than in Portugal
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 31.4% higher than in Portugal
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 68.3% higher than in Portugal
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 29.1% higher than in Portugal
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 89.4% higher than in Portugal
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Restaurants
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 €
(8.53 £)
17.58 €
(15.00 £)
     +75.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(34.13 £)
70.32 €
(60.00 £)
     +75.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(6.83 £)
8.20 €
(7.00 £)
     +2.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 €
(2.13 £)
5.27 €
(4.50 £)
     +111.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.56 £)
4.92 €
(4.20 £)
     +64.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.78 €
(1.52 £)
3.70 €
(3.16 £)
     +108.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.57 €
(1.34 £)
2.03 €
(1.73 £)
     +29.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 €
(0.95 £)
1.47 €
(1.25 £)
     +31.9 %
Markets
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.52 €
(3.00 £)
5.47 €
(4.66 £)
     +55.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.25 €
(1.07 £)
1.29 €
(1.10 £)
     +3.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.61 €
(0.52 £)
0.84 €
(0.71 £)
     +36.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.72 €
(2.32 £)
3.47 €
(2.96 £)
     +27.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.48 €
(3.82 £)
3.69 €
(3.15 £)
     -17.7 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.11 €
(2.65 £)
3.48 €
(2.97 £)
     +12.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.31 €
(4.53 £)
5.57 €
(4.76 £)
     +4.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 €
(0.76 £)
1.12 €
(0.95 £)
     +25.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.57 €
(0.49 £)
0.60 €
(0.52 £)
     +5.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.72 €
(0.62 £)
1.12 €
(0.96 £)
     +55.8 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.00 €
(0.86 £)
1.41 €
(1.20 £)
     +40.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.66 €
(0.57 £)
0.59 €
(0.50 £)
     -11.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.78 €
(0.67 £)
0.55 €
(0.47 £)
     -29.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.37 €
(1.17 £)
0.90 €
(0.77 £)
     -34.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.69 €
(0.59 £)
1.24 €
(1.06 £)
     +79.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.99 €
(4.26 £)
8.79 €
(7.50 £)
     +76.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.10 €
(0.94 £)
2.24 €
(1.91 £)
     +103.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 €
(1.75 £)
2.76 €
(2.36 £)
     +35.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.30 €
(4.52 £)
15.24 €
(13.00 £)
     +187.5 %
Transportation
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 €
(1.71 £)
2.81 €
(2.40 £)
     +40.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 €
(34.13 £)
79.46 €
(67.80 £)
     +98.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(2.99 £)
3.52 €
(3.00 £)
     +0.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.29 €
(1.10 £)
2.34 €
(2.00 £)
     +81.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 €
(12.80 £)
20.39 €
(17.40 £)
     +36.0 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.49 €
(5.54 £)
6.69 €
(5.71 £)
     +3.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,763.00 €
(25,394.74 £)
33,150.42 €
(28,285.00 £)
     +11.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,758.16 €
(28,803.54 £)
29,061.00 €
(24,795.78 £)
     -13.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 111.42 €
(95.07 £)
295.84 €
(252.42 £)
     +165.5 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 19.01 €
(16.22 £)
14.47 €
(12.34 £)
     -23.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 36.75 €
(31.36 £)
35.75 €
(30.50 £)
     -2.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.34 €
(31.01 £)
37.97 €
(32.40 £)
     +4.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.41 €
(10.59 £)
12.85 €
(10.97 £)
     +3.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 €
(6.40 £)
11.72 €
(10.00 £)
     +56.3 %
Childcare
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 403.37 €
(344.17 £)
1,454.60 €
(1,241.11 £)
     +260.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 9,379.21 €
(8,002.64 £)
17,115.36 €
(14,603.37 £)
     +82.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.30 €
(61.69 £)
75.13 €
(64.11 £)
     +3.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.51 €
(26.89 £)
36.70 €
(31.31 £)
     +16.5 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.38 €
(61.75 £)
86.68 €
(73.96 £)
     +19.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 82.76 €
(70.61 £)
88.31 €
(75.35 £)
     +6.7 %
Rent Per Month
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 940.07 €
(802.10 £)
1,247.71 €
(1,064.58 £)
     +32.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 728.77 €
(621.81 £)
1,028.31 €
(877.39 £)
     +41.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,649.62 €
(1,407.50 £)
2,073.13 €
(1,768.86 £)
     +25.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,194.59 €
(1,019.26 £)
1,580.52 €
(1,348.55 £)
     +32.3 %
Buy Apartment Price
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 282.36 €
(240.92 £)
558.13 €
(476.21 £)
     +97.7 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 188.23 €
(160.60 £)
419.95 €
(358.31 £)
     +123.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Portugal Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,071.90 €
(914.58 £)
2,745.28 €
(2,342.36 £)
     +156.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.43 5.90      +33.2 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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