Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Switzerland Reverse

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Cost of Living in Switzerland is 64.7% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Switzerland is 60.4% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Switzerland are 51.1% higher than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Switzerland are 55.9% higher than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Switzerland are 93.2% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Switzerland is 38.7% higher than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(16.93 Fr.)
22.15 £
(25.00 Fr.)
     +47.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(67.72 Fr.)
97.47 £
(110.00 Fr.)
     +62.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(7.90 Fr.)
13.29 £
(15.00 Fr.)
     +89.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(5.08 Fr.)
6.20 £
(7.00 Fr.)
     +37.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £
(5.08 Fr.)
5.32 £
(6.00 Fr.)
     +18.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.20 £
(3.61 Fr.)
4.28 £
(4.83 Fr.)
     +33.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.73 £
(1.96 Fr.)
3.78 £
(4.26 Fr.)
     +118.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(1.41 Fr.)
3.40 £
(3.83 Fr.)
     +171.2 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.67 £
(5.27 Fr.)
5.80 £
(6.55 Fr.)
     +24.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.11 £
(1.25 Fr.)
2.62 £
(2.95 Fr.)
     +136.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(0.81 Fr.)
1.42 £
(1.60 Fr.)
     +98.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.93 £
(3.31 Fr.)
5.40 £
(6.09 Fr.)
     +84.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.17 £
(3.57 Fr.)
9.20 £
(10.38 Fr.)
     +190.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.98 £
(3.36 Fr.)
10.06 £
(11.35 Fr.)
     +238.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.75 £
(5.36 Fr.)
16.76 £
(18.91 Fr.)
     +252.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.96 £
(1.09 Fr.)
1.26 £
(1.43 Fr.)
     +31.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.53 £
(0.59 Fr.)
0.84 £
(0.95 Fr.)
     +59.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(1.08 Fr.)
1.05 £
(1.18 Fr.)
     +9.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 £
(1.37 Fr.)
2.06 £
(2.32 Fr.)
     +69.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £
(0.57 Fr.)
0.88 £
(0.99 Fr.)
     +73.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.48 £
(0.54 Fr.)
0.84 £
(0.94 Fr.)
     +73.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 £
(0.87 Fr.)
1.89 £
(2.13 Fr.)
     +143.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.07 £
(1.20 Fr.)
0.89 £
(1.01 Fr.)
     -16.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(9.03 Fr.)
10.63 £
(12.00 Fr.)
     +32.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.94 £
(2.19 Fr.)
1.79 £
(2.02 Fr.)
     -7.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.39 £
(2.70 Fr.)
2.14 £
(2.41 Fr.)
     -10.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.35 £
(15.07 Fr.)
7.97 £
(9.00 Fr.)
     -40.3 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.40 £
(2.71 Fr.)
3.10 £
(3.50 Fr.)
     +29.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 69.78 £
(78.76 Fr.)
70.88 £
(80.00 Fr.)
     +1.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(3.39 Fr.)
5.76 £
(6.50 Fr.)
     +92.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(2.25 Fr.)
5.56 £
(6.28 Fr.)
     +178.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(19.64 Fr.)
56.71 £
(64.00 Fr.)
     +225.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.67 £
(6.40 Fr.)
6.23 £
(7.03 Fr.)
     +9.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(31,922.18 Fr.)
29,062.80 £
(32,800.00 Fr.)
     +2.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,118.70 £
(28,348.73 Fr.)
29,532.31 £
(33,329.89 Fr.)
     +17.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 250.58 £
(282.80 Fr.)
197.57 £
(222.98 Fr.)
     -21.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.38 £
(13.97 Fr.)
41.86 £
(47.24 Fr.)
     +238.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.61 £
(34.55 Fr.)
42.96 £
(48.48 Fr.)
     +40.3 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.70 £
(36.91 Fr.)
66.62 £
(75.18 Fr.)
     +103.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.03 £
(12.45 Fr.)
32.59 £
(36.79 Fr.)
     +195.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(11.29 Fr.)
17.68 £
(19.95 Fr.)
     +76.8 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,247.71 £
(1,408.16 Fr.)
2,182.72 £
(2,463.40 Fr.)
     +74.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,859.95 £
(16,770.80 Fr.)
25,785.75 £
(29,101.56 Fr.)
     +73.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.65 £
(71.83 Fr.)
98.02 £
(110.62 Fr.)
     +54.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.66 £
(35.73 Fr.)
46.83 £
(52.85 Fr.)
     +47.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.11 £
(83.64 Fr.)
103.45 £
(116.75 Fr.)
     +39.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.70 £
(84.31 Fr.)
138.12 £
(155.88 Fr.)
     +84.9 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,054.38 £
(1,189.97 Fr.)
1,507.51 £
(1,701.36 Fr.)
     +43.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 866.07 £
(977.43 Fr.)
1,207.31 £
(1,362.56 Fr.)
     +39.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,745.18 £
(1,969.59 Fr.)
2,663.41 £
(3,005.90 Fr.)
     +52.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,346.33 £
(1,519.45 Fr.)
2,192.87 £
(2,474.86 Fr.)
     +62.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 468.66 £
(528.93 Fr.)
1,131.66 £
(1,277.18 Fr.)
     +141.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 350.44 £
(395.51 Fr.)
887.82 £
(1,001.98 Fr.)
     +153.3 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Switzerland Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,412.27 £
(2,722.47 Fr.)
5,367.32 £
(6,057.50 Fr.)
     +122.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.87 2.50      -57.4 %
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