Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Ireland Reverse

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Cost of Living in Ireland is 4.6% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Ireland is 14.6% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Ireland are 36.0% higher than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Ireland are 3.4% higher than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Ireland are 5.3% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Ireland is 10.8% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(17.61 €)
13.95 £
(16.38 €)
     -7.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(70.44 €)
68.14 £
(80.00 €)
     +13.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(8.22 €)
7.67 £
(9.00 €)
     +9.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.28 €)
5.11 £
(6.00 €)
     +13.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.28 €)
4.68 £
(5.50 €)
     +4.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.18 £
(3.74 €)
3.06 £
(3.59 €)
     -3.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 £
(2.03 €)
1.92 £
(2.25 €)
     +10.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(1.47 €)
1.49 £
(1.74 €)
     +18.7 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.67 £
(5.49 €)
4.03 £
(4.74 €)
     -13.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(1.30 €)
1.34 £
(1.57 €)
     +21.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(0.84 €)
0.62 £
(0.73 €)
     -13.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.94 £
(3.45 €)
3.13 £
(3.68 €)
     +6.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.16 £
(3.71 €)
3.17 £
(3.72 €)
     +0.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 £
(3.48 €)
3.63 £
(4.26 €)
     +22.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.76 £
(5.58 €)
4.03 £
(4.74 €)
     -15.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.96 £
(1.13 €)
0.97 £
(1.14 €)
     +1.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(0.61 €)
0.74 £
(0.87 €)
     +42.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(1.13 €)
0.97 £
(1.14 €)
     +1.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.21 £
(1.42 €)
1.23 £
(1.44 €)
     +1.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.59 €)
0.68 £
(0.79 €)
     +33.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.56 €)
0.50 £
(0.59 €)
     +5.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(0.90 €)
0.93 £
(1.09 €)
     +21.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.06 £
(1.25 €)
1.30 £
(1.53 €)
     +22.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.39 €)
10.22 £
(12.00 €)
     +27.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.94 £
(2.28 €)
2.54 £
(2.98 €)
     +31.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.37 £
(2.78 €)
2.78 £
(3.26 €)
     +17.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(15.26 €)
13.20 £
(15.50 €)
     +1.6 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 £
(2.82 €)
1.70 £
(2.00 €)
     -29.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.57 £
(81.67 €)
85.18 £
(100.00 €)
     +22.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.52 €)
3.83 £
(4.50 €)
     +27.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.34 €)
2.06 £
(2.41 €)
     +3.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(20.43 €)
25.55 £
(30.00 €)
     +46.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.69 £
(6.68 €)
5.73 £
(6.72 €)
     +0.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(33,206.25 €)
31,239.67 £
(36,675.00 €)
     +10.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,935.92 £
(29,274.46 €)
27,888.55 £
(32,740.82 €)
     +11.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 250.35 £
(293.90 €)
182.59 £
(214.36 €)
     -27.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.37 £
(14.52 €)
17.65 £
(20.72 €)
     +42.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.56 £
(35.88 €)
41.47 £
(48.68 €)
     +35.7 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.49 £
(38.14 €)
40.59 £
(47.66 €)
     +24.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.95 £
(12.86 €)
17.77 £
(20.86 €)
     +62.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.74 €)
10.22 £
(12.00 €)
     +2.2 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,239.86 £
(1,455.58 €)
922.49 £
(1,082.99 €)
     -25.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,875.92 £
(17,464.15 €)
7,142.71 £
(8,385.45 €)
     -52.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.97 £
(75.10 €)
70.67 £
(82.97 €)
     +10.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.40 £
(36.87 €)
32.53 £
(38.18 €)
     +3.6 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.79 £
(86.63 €)
72.44 £
(85.04 €)
     -1.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.60 £
(87.58 €)
77.27 £
(90.71 €)
     +3.6 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,047.79 £
(1,230.09 €)
1,392.58 £
(1,634.87 €)
     +32.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 873.50 £
(1,025.48 €)
1,213.23 £
(1,424.32 €)
     +38.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,740.63 £
(2,043.48 €)
2,316.11 £
(2,719.09 €)
     +33.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,343.94 £
(1,577.77 €)
1,887.34 £
(2,215.71 €)
     +40.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 466.02 £
(547.11 €)
374.56 £
(439.73 €)
     -19.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 348.27 £
(408.87 €)
285.41 £
(335.07 €)
     -18.0 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Ireland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,388.34 £
(2,803.88 €)
2,439.79 £
(2,864.28 €)
     +2.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.88 4.40      -25.2 %
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