Cost of Living Comparison Between Spain and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 26.82% higher than in Spain (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 31.90% higher than in Spain
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 44.45% higher than in Spain
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 32.08% higher than in Spain
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 23.17% higher than in Spain
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 22.18% higher than in Spain
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Restaurants
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.73 €
(9.92 £)
16.56 €
(14.00 £)
     +41.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(42.26 £)
60.90 €
(51.47 £)
     +21.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(6.76 £)
7.10 €
(6.00 £)
     -11.27 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 €
(2.11 £)
4.73 €
(4.00 £)
     +89.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.54 £)
4.73 €
(4.00 £)
     +57.75 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.69 €
(1.43 £)
3.39 €
(2.87 £)
     +100.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.80 €
(1.52 £)
1.66 €
(1.40 £)
     -7.44 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.22 €
(1.03 £)
1.22 €
(1.03 £)
     -0.05 %
Markets
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.07 €
(2.60 £)
4.26 €
(3.60 £)
     +38.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.93 €
(0.79 £)
1.07 €
(0.90 £)
     +13.92 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.53 €
(0.45 £)
0.73 €
(0.62 £)
     +37.37 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.05 €
(1.73 £)
2.37 €
(2.01 £)
     +15.97 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.61 €
(3.90 £)
3.08 €
(2.60 £)
     -33.33 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.83 €
(2.39 £)
2.96 €
(2.51 £)
     +4.68 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.77 €
(4.03 £)
4.58 €
(3.87 £)
     -3.83 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.81 €
(0.69 £)
1.01 €
(0.85 £)
     +24.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.74 €
(0.63 £)
0.59 €
(0.50 £)
     -20.80 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.66 €
(0.56 £)
0.93 €
(0.79 £)
     +40.10 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.78 €
(0.66 £)
1.06 €
(0.90 £)
     +36.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 €
(0.45 £)
0.58 €
(0.49 £)
     +7.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.58 €
(0.49 £)
0.52 €
(0.44 £)
     -10.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.95 €
(0.80 £)
0.83 €
(0.70 £)
     -12.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.64 €
(0.54 £)
1.14 €
(0.97 £)
     +78.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.23 £)
8.28 €
(7.00 £)
     +65.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.91 €
(0.77 £)
2.15 €
(1.81 £)
     +136.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.55 €
(1.31 £)
2.41 €
(2.04 £)
     +55.35 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.00 €
(4.23 £)
14.20 €
(12.00 £)
     +183.95 %
Transportation
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.40 €
(1.18 £)
2.96 €
(2.50 £)
     +111.27 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 €
(33.81 £)
77.16 €
(65.22 £)
     +92.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(2.96 £)
3.55 €
(3.00 £)
     +1.41 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.77 €
(1.50 £)
2.36 €
(2.00 £)
     +33.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20.18 €
(17.06 £)
20.59 €
(17.40 £)
     +2.01 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.16 €
(5.21 £)
6.94 €
(5.87 £)
     +12.72 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 €
(17,749.80 £)
24,845.35 €
(21,000.00 £)
     +18.31 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,954.38 €
(18,556.46 £)
25,737.30 €
(21,753.90 £)
     +17.23 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 122.56 €
(103.59 £)
205.79 €
(173.94 £)
     +67.91 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 €
(0.14 £)
0.15 €
(0.12 £)
     -10.70 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 36.48 €
(30.84 £)
35.79 €
(30.25 £)
     -1.89 %
Sports And Leisure
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.54 €
(31.73 £)
36.31 €
(30.69 £)
     -3.26 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.76 €
(9.94 £)
12.26 €
(10.36 £)
     +4.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 €
(6.76 £)
11.83 €
(10.00 £)
     +47.89 %
Childcare
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 358.56 €
(303.07 £)
1,162.18 €
(982.31 £)
     +224.12 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 7,129.40 €
(6,025.97 £)
15,950.00 €
(13,481.39 £)
     +123.72 %
Clothing And Shoes
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 71.79 €
(60.68 £)
71.59 €
(60.51 £)
     -0.27 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28.68 €
(24.24 £)
35.37 €
(29.90 £)
     +23.33 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.08 €
(57.55 £)
75.79 €
(64.06 £)
     +11.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 84.52 €
(71.44 £)
75.53 €
(63.84 £)
     -10.64 %
Rent Per Month
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 734.94 €
(621.20 £)
1,044.74 €
(883.05 £)
     +42.15 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 605.70 €
(511.95 £)
781.95 €
(660.93 £)
     +29.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,243.05 €
(1,050.66 £)
1,864.06 €
(1,575.56 £)
     +49.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 934.51 €
(789.87 £)
1,391.13 €
(1,175.82 £)
     +48.86 %
Buy Apartment Price
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 290.64 €
(245.65 £)
452.08 €
(382.11 £)
     +55.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 177.06 €
(149.65 £)
348.28 €
(294.37 £)
     +96.70 %
Salaries And Financing
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,670.80 €
(1,412.21 £)
2,692.58 €
(2,275.84 £)
     +61.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.28 3.08      +35.40 %
Last update: August 2022August 2022
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