Cost of Living in United Kingdom

Cost of living in United Kingdom is 5.40% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in United Kingdom is, on average, 25.57% lower than in United States.

Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 87.97 R$ 58.65-183.27
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 366.54 R$ 256.58-586.46
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 43.98 R$ 36.65-51.32
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 26.39 R$ 18.33-36.65
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 29.32 R$ 21.99-36.65
Cappuccino (regular) 20.17 R$ 13.93-29.32
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 9.70 R$ 7.33-16.13
Water (12 oz small bottle) 7.06 R$ 5.13-12.83
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.33 R$ 13.87-33.30
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 6.62 R$ 3.96-10.64
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.39 R$ 1.50-6.65
Eggs (regular) (12) 14.29 R$ 7.33-21.99
Local Cheese (1 lb) 18.52 R$ 8.31-39.90
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 18.78 R$ 9.98-29.93
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 25.65 R$ 13.30-43.98
Apples (1 lb) 6.01 R$ 3.33-9.98
Banana (1 lb) 3.70 R$ 2.43-8.31
Oranges (1 lb) 5.60 R$ 3.16-9.98
Tomato (1 lb) 5.97 R$ 2.93-9.98
Potato (1 lb) 3.86 R$ 1.66-6.65
Onion (1 lb) 3.29 R$ 1.96-6.65
Lettuce (1 head) 5.39 R$ 3.30-7.33
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 6.95 R$ 2.93-11.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 51.32 R$ 36.65-73.31
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.87 R$ 7.33-21.99
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.51 R$ 7.33-21.99
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 80.64 R$ 71.11-95.30
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 18.33 R$ 13.20-30.79
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 476.50 R$ 362.87-1,099.61
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 21.99 R$ 13.20-32.99
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 14.63 R$ 8.85-34.21
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 127.55 R$ 65.98-263.91
Gasoline (1 gallon) 35.07 R$ 31.63-37.74
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 146,614.29 R$ 124,622.14-166,158.40
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 147,810.32 R$ 131,952.86-175,937.14
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,136.29 R$ 541.01-2,199.21
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.84 R$ 0.22-2.57
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 227.52 R$ 175.33-349.68
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 222.73 R$ 117.22-366.54
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 74.94 R$ 36.65-109.96
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 73.31 R$ 36.65-102.63
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 6,734.74 R$ 4,034.34-10,571.40
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 97,991.05 R$ 57,179.57-175,937.14
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 431.97 R$ 219.92-623.11
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 216.26 R$ 109.96-366.54
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 457.21 R$ 293.23-659.76
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 453.40 R$ 256.58-733.07
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,502.67 R$ 3,505.41-12,717.34
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,452.44 R$ 2,871.20-9,191.55
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 9,290.08 R$ 4,984.89-23,486.12
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 7,238.36 R$ 4,174.43-15,207.21
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,866.01 R$ 1,362.08-7,944.43
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,035.52 R$ 1,021.56-4,426.76
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 13,985.69 R$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.21 2.00-5.00

Prices in United Kingdom

This country had 64518 entries in the past 12 months by 4990 different contributors.
Last update: October 2020
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By City in United Kingdom

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
London 82.03 68.89 75.73 60.97 83.61 83.58
Brighton 78.08 42.35 60.96 59.94 82.21 75.03
Peterborough 77.06 24.03 51.65 74.85 65.04 61.08
Cambridge 72.11 41.08 57.24 56.03 77.18 77.64
Edinburgh 72.11 33.62 53.66 57.52 81.14 77.67
Bristol 71.86 36.69 55.01 56.07 77.28 83.06
Aberdeen 71.47 26.06 49.71 56.20 75.78 103.48
York 71.44 29.47 51.33 59.65 71.08 74.70
Reading 71.42 39.16 55.96 64.75 60.10 111.48
Oxford 69.81 47.71 59.22 57.39 67.13 87.54
Swansea 69.64 20.53 46.11 56.01 73.54 91.17
Manchester 69.08 30.84 50.76 56.82 76.71 94.31
Portsmouth 69.05 30.85 50.74 56.71 78.81 75.01
Plymouth 68.87 22.83 46.81 54.32 70.89 79.73
Lincoln 68.82 21.68 46.23 56.78 76.56 94.92
Nottingham 68.59 23.74 47.10 59.31 66.16 78.58
Southampton 67.80 29.95 49.66 54.48 67.84 87.75
Birmingham 67.64 29.23 49.24 54.98 64.48 77.54
Exeter 67.47 27.35 48.25 50.19 70.43 89.94
Coventry 66.84 26.51 47.52 58.04 61.50 105.48
Derby 66.61 21.08 44.79 53.07 66.23 93.71
Liverpool 66.36 23.85 45.99 51.46 73.43 87.92
Dundee 66.20 21.08 44.58 56.04 71.24 88.38
Cardiff 66.15 25.34 46.59 56.58 59.97 89.67
Leicester 65.80 22.10 44.86 51.39 66.38 89.20
Glasgow 65.26 25.70 46.31 53.51 69.02 95.75
Newcastle upon Tyne 64.46 23.80 44.97 53.60 63.55 87.08
Sheffield 64.31 24.74 45.35 56.31 59.33 86.81
Stoke-on-Trent 64.17 15.62 40.91 47.55 62.92 87.26
Bournemouth 63.48 30.78 47.81 46.24 68.42 88.29
Leeds 62.35 27.90 45.84 50.92 64.23 90.23
Belfast 62.24 24.51 44.16 54.31 64.91 87.58
Kingston upon Hull 61.59 20.19 41.75 47.39 62.43 86.84
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