Cost of Living Comparison Between Spain and United Kingdom Reverse

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Cost of Living in United Kingdom is 30.7% higher than in Spain (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United Kingdom is 32.5% higher than in Spain
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 36.5% higher than in Spain
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 41.6% higher than in Spain
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 24.1% higher than in Spain
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 22.3% higher than in Spain
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Restaurants
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(10.21 £)
17.63 €
(15.00 £)
     +46.9 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(42.53 £)
70.53 €
(60.00 £)
     +41.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(7.66 £)
8.23 €
(7.00 £)
     -8.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(2.55 £)
5.29 €
(4.50 £)
     +76.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(2.55 £)
5.29 €
(4.50 £)
     +76.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.86 €
(1.59 £)
3.74 €
(3.18 £)
     +100.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 €
(1.71 £)
2.03 €
(1.73 £)
     +1.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 €
(1.30 £)
1.47 €
(1.25 £)
     -3.7 %
Markets
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.92 €
(3.34 £)
5.49 €
(4.67 £)
     +40.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.16 €
(0.99 £)
1.30 €
(1.10 £)
     +12.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.60 €
(0.51 £)
0.84 €
(0.71 £)
     +40.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.45 €
(2.08 £)
3.45 €
(2.93 £)
     +40.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.39 €
(4.59 £)
3.72 €
(3.16 £)
     -31.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.17 €
(2.70 £)
3.48 €
(2.96 £)
     +9.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.95 €
(5.06 £)
5.57 €
(4.74 £)
     -6.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 €
(0.76 £)
1.13 €
(0.96 £)
     +25.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 €
(0.65 £)
0.62 €
(0.52 £)
     -19.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.78 €
(0.66 £)
1.13 €
(0.96 £)
     +45.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.01 €
(0.86 £)
1.42 €
(1.21 £)
     +41.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(0.57 £)
0.60 €
(0.51 £)
     -10.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.72 €
(0.61 £)
0.56 €
(0.48 £)
     -21.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.04 €
(0.89 £)
0.90 €
(0.77 £)
     -13.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 €
(0.56 £)
1.25 €
(1.06 £)
     +89.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(4.25 £)
9.40 €
(8.00 £)
     +88.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.04 €
(0.88 £)
2.28 €
(1.94 £)
     +119.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.69 €
(1.44 £)
2.78 €
(2.36 £)
     +64.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.25 €
(4.47 £)
15.28 €
(13.00 £)
     +191.1 %
Transportation
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(1.28 £)
2.82 €
(2.40 £)
     +88.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 31.30 €
(26.63 £)
81.74 €
(69.53 £)
     +161.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(2.98 £)
3.53 €
(3.00 £)
     +0.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.95 €
(1.66 £)
2.35 €
(2.00 £)
     +20.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.60 €
(19.22 £)
20.45 €
(17.40 £)
     -9.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.08 €
(5.18 £)
6.69 €
(5.69 £)
     +10.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,365.00 €
(28,381.88 £)
33,251.11 €
(28,285.00 £)
     -0.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,867.30 €
(22,003.97 £)
29,368.08 €
(24,981.91 £)
     +13.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.68 €
(112.86 £)
295.47 €
(251.34 £)
     +122.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 18.32 €
(15.58 £)
14.55 €
(12.38 £)
     -20.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.98 €
(27.21 £)
35.93 €
(30.56 £)
     +12.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.39 €
(33.51 £)
38.15 €
(32.45 £)
     -3.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.31 €
(11.33 £)
12.86 €
(10.94 £)
     -3.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 €
(6.81 £)
11.76 €
(10.00 £)
     +46.9 %
Childcare
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 416.36 €
(354.18 £)
1,459.40 €
(1,241.44 £)
     +250.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,096.81 €
(6,887.53 £)
17,487.74 €
(14,875.92 £)
     +116.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.14 €
(63.92 £)
75.21 €
(63.98 £)
     +0.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.36 €
(25.82 £)
36.92 €
(31.40 £)
     +21.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.09 €
(64.72 £)
86.75 €
(73.80 £)
     +14.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.47 €
(75.25 £)
87.62 €
(74.53 £)
     -1.0 %
Rent Per Month
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 959.78 €
(816.43 £)
1,237.34 €
(1,052.54 £)
     +28.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 716.03 €
(609.09 £)
1,026.85 €
(873.49 £)
     +43.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,556.45 €
(1,323.99 £)
2,046.83 €
(1,741.14 £)
     +31.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,082.37 €
(920.71 £)
1,578.52 €
(1,342.77 £)
     +45.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.74 €
(274.54 £)
548.32 €
(466.42 £)
     +69.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 193.30 €
(164.43 £)
409.35 €
(348.21 £)
     +111.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Spain Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,736.77 €
(1,477.38 £)
2,815.50 €
(2,395.00 £)
     +62.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.53 5.88      +66.4 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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