Cost of Living Comparison Between Spain and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 20.75% higher than in Spain (without rent)
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 36.24% higher than in Spain
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 34.63% higher than in Spain
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 15.67% higher than in Spain
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 30.22% higher than in Spain
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Restaurants
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 €
(8.88 £)
13.52 €
(12.00 £)
     +35.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 €
(35.52 £)
56.31 €
(50.00 £)
     +40.78 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.50 €
(6.66 £)
6.76 €
(6.00 £)
     -9.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 €
(2.22 £)
4.05 €
(3.60 £)
     +62.18 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.66 £)
4.51 €
(4.00 £)
     +50.17 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.65 €
(1.47 £)
3.10 €
(2.75 £)
     +87.49 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 €
(1.56 £)
1.49 €
(1.32 £)
     -15.17 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.18 €
(1.05 £)
1.09 €
(0.97 £)
     -8.16 %
Markets
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.01 €
(2.67 £)
3.88 €
(3.44 £)
     +29.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.92 €
(0.81 £)
1.01 €
(0.90 £)
     +10.68 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.45 €
(0.40 £)
0.52 €
(0.46 £)
     +15.59 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.83 €
(1.62 £)
2.19 €
(1.95 £)
     +19.89 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.37 €
(3.88 £)
2.84 €
(2.53 £)
     -34.85 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.74 €
(2.43 £)
2.88 €
(2.56 £)
     +5.25 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.77 €
(4.24 £)
3.95 €
(3.51 £)
     -17.20 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.79 €
(0.70 £)
0.92 €
(0.82 £)
     +16.54 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 €
(0.65 £)
0.57 €
(0.50 £)
     -22.54 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.64 €
(0.57 £)
0.86 €
(0.76 £)
     +34.37 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.73 €
(0.65 £)
0.92 €
(0.82 £)
     +26.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 €
(0.45 £)
0.59 €
(0.53 £)
     +17.37 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.53 €
(0.47 £)
0.51 €
(0.45 £)
     -3.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.95 €
(0.84 £)
0.83 €
(0.74 £)
     -12.32 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.61 €
(0.54 £)
1.06 €
(0.95 £)
     +73.62 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.44 £)
7.88 €
(7.00 £)
     +57.68 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.86 €
(0.77 £)
1.98 €
(1.76 £)
     +129.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.51 €
(1.34 £)
2.22 €
(1.97 £)
     +47.60 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 €
(4.44 £)
12.39 €
(11.00 £)
     +147.78 %
Transportation
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.45 €
(1.29 £)
2.82 €
(2.50 £)
     +94.18 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 €
(35.52 £)
73.21 €
(65.00 £)
     +83.02 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(3.11 £)
3.38 €
(3.00 £)
     -3.46 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.77 €
(1.57 £)
2.25 €
(2.00 £)
     +26.96 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.61 €
(18.30 £)
19.60 €
(17.40 £)
     -4.92 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.88 €
(4.33 £)
5.38 €
(4.78 £)
     +10.34 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 €
(17,757.91 £)
22,525.17 €
(20,000.00 £)
     +12.63 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,751.28 €
(18,424.96 £)
22,699.45 €
(20,154.74 £)
     +9.39 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 118.36 €
(105.09 £)
173.62 €
(154.16 £)
     +46.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 €
(0.14 £)
0.13 €
(0.11 £)
     -17.80 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40.27 €
(35.76 £)
34.98 €
(31.06 £)
     -13.14 %
Sports And Leisure
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.02 €
(32.87 £)
34.16 €
(30.33 £)
     -7.72 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.78 €
(10.46 £)
11.44 €
(10.16 £)
     -2.82 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 €
(7.10 £)
11.26 €
(10.00 £)
     +40.78 %
Childcare
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 365.89 €
(324.87 £)
1,033.87 €
(917.97 £)
     +182.56 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,297.12 €
(6,479.08 £)
14,962.99 €
(13,285.57 £)
     +105.05 %
Clothing And Shoes
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.33 €
(63.33 £)
66.02 €
(58.62 £)
     -7.45 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.94 €
(25.70 £)
33.19 €
(29.47 £)
     +14.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.94 €
(61.21 £)
70.27 €
(62.39 £)
     +1.93 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 85.95 €
(76.32 £)
69.67 €
(61.86 £)
     -18.94 %
Rent Per Month
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 666.58 €
(591.86 £)
839.52 €
(745.40 £)
     +25.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 504.66 €
(448.09 £)
681.84 €
(605.41 £)
     +35.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,040.98 €
(924.28 £)
1,425.18 €
(1,265.41 £)
     +36.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 765.60 €
(679.77 £)
1,110.58 €
(986.08 £)
     +45.06 %
Buy Apartment Price
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 287.80 €
(255.53 £)
436.61 €
(387.67 £)
     +51.71 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 186.19 €
(165.32 £)
308.49 €
(273.91 £)
     +65.68 %
Salaries And Financing
Spain[ Edit ] United Kingdom[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,322.99 €
(1,174.68 £)
2,151.30 €
(1,910.13 £)
     +62.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.35 3.19      +35.84 %
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