Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Spain Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Spain are 17.19% lower than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Rent Prices in Spain are 26.61% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Spain are 25.73% lower than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Spain are 13.54% lower than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Spain is 23.20% lower than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £
(13.52 €)
8.88 £
(10.00 €)
     -26.01 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £
(56.31 €)
35.52 £
(40.00 €)
     -28.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(6.76 €)
6.66 £
(7.50 €)
     +10.99 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.62 £
(4.07 €)
2.22 £
(2.50 €)
     -38.60 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(4.51 €)
2.66 £
(3.00 €)
     -33.41 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.75 £
(3.10 €)
1.47 £
(1.65 €)
     -46.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.32 £
(1.49 €)
1.56 £
(1.75 €)
     +17.82 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 £
(1.09 €)
1.05 £
(1.18 €)
     +8.88 %
Markets
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.45 £
(3.88 €)
2.67 £
(3.01 €)
     -22.56 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(1.01 €)
0.81 £
(0.92 €)
     -9.69 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 £
(0.52 €)
0.40 £
(0.45 €)
     -13.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.94 £
(2.19 €)
1.62 £
(1.83 €)
     -16.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.53 £
(2.85 €)
3.88 £
(4.37 €)
     +53.43 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.56 £
(2.88 €)
2.43 £
(2.74 €)
     -5.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.51 £
(3.96 €)
4.24 £
(4.77 €)
     +20.68 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.82 £
(0.92 €)
0.70 £
(0.79 €)
     -14.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £
(0.57 €)
0.65 £
(0.73 €)
     +29.32 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 £
(0.86 €)
0.57 £
(0.64 €)
     -25.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £
(0.92 €)
0.65 £
(0.73 €)
     -20.81 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.59 €)
0.45 £
(0.51 €)
     -14.94 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £
(0.51 €)
0.47 £
(0.53 €)
     +4.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.74 £
(0.83 €)
0.84 £
(0.95 €)
     +14.13 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.94 £
(1.06 €)
0.54 £
(0.61 €)
     -42.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £
(7.88 €)
4.44 £
(5.00 €)
     -36.58 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.76 £
(1.98 €)
0.77 £
(0.86 €)
     -56.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.97 £
(2.22 €)
1.34 £
(1.51 €)
     -32.25 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £
(12.39 €)
4.44 £
(5.00 €)
     -59.64 %
Transportation
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(2.82 €)
1.29 £
(1.45 €)
     -48.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 £
(73.21 €)
35.52 £
(40.00 €)
     -45.36 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.38 €)
3.11 £
(3.50 €)
     +3.59 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.25 €)
1.57 £
(1.77 €)
     -21.24 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(19.60 €)
18.30 £
(20.61 €)
     +5.17 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.78 £
(5.38 €)
4.33 £
(4.88 €)
     -9.37 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £
(22,525.17 €)
17,757.91 £
(20,000.00 €)
     -11.21 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,154.74 £
(22,699.45 €)
18,424.96 £
(20,751.28 €)
     -8.58 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.18 £
(173.64 €)
105.09 £
(118.36 €)
     -31.84 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 £
(0.13 €)
0.14 £
(0.16 €)
     +21.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.07 £
(34.99 €)
35.76 £
(40.27 €)
     +15.09 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.35 £
(34.18 €)
32.87 £
(37.02 €)
     +8.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.18 £
(11.46 €)
10.46 £
(11.78 €)
     +2.75 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.26 €)
7.10 £
(8.00 €)
     -28.97 %
Childcare
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 920.17 £
(1,036.35 €)
324.87 £
(365.89 €)
     -64.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,285.57 £
(14,962.99 €)
6,479.08 £
(7,297.12 €)
     -51.23 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.62 £
(66.02 €)
63.33 £
(71.33 €)
     +8.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.47 £
(33.19 €)
25.70 £
(28.94 €)
     -12.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.39 £
(70.27 €)
61.21 £
(68.94 €)
     -1.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 61.86 £
(69.67 €)
76.32 £
(85.95 €)
     +23.37 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 745.41 £
(839.52 €)
591.86 £
(666.58 €)
     -20.60 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 605.50 £
(681.95 €)
448.09 £
(504.66 €)
     -26.00 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,265.34 £
(1,425.10 €)
924.28 £
(1,040.98 €)
     -26.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 986.19 £
(1,110.70 €)
679.77 £
(765.60 €)
     -31.07 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 387.67 £
(436.61 €)
255.53 £
(287.80 €)
     -34.08 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 273.91 £
(308.49 €)
165.32 £
(186.19 €)
     -39.64 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom[ Edit ] Spain[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,910.13 £
(2,151.30 €)
1,174.68 £
(1,322.99 €)
     -38.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.19 2.35      -26.39 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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