Quality of Life in London, United Kingdom

Purchasing Power Index 80.25   Moderate
Safety Index 47.05   Moderate
Health Care Index 71.27   High
Climate Index 88.25   Very High
Cost of Living Index 87.80   Moderate
Property Price to Income Ratio 14.36   High
Traffic Commute Time Index 43.81   Moderate
Pollution Index 58.84   Moderate
ƒ Quality of Life Index: 129.28   High

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Last update: March 2021

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9 Comments so far
Mellor on Jan 10, 2021:
John Kay just loves to boast about his wages.
John Kay on Nov 18, 2020:
I spend a lot of time in London for work and it is truly a wonderful city. If you are in to history, cultural events, nights out on the town you'd have a hard time beating it. I've started my research as the company would like to move me out there. My pretax salary would be about (estimated) 270K GBP annually it is cheaper than here in San Francisco so I may take a slight haircut in wages. I make base salary of 392 USD now so my 270K is a guess.
Roger Dale on Jul 09, 2020:
A superb cultural centre, great job opportunities but accommodation very expensive.
Jason on Jul 07, 2020:
This place is terrible, overly priced property and crime everywhere, AVOID.
Over London on Jun 28, 2018:
Even on slightly the above minimum salary, you cannot afford to improve your living standards or get ahead. Some people who have jobs are nearly homeless, living in temporary accommodation and public transport costs are the highest in the world, if you moved to Australia you could buy a car with London public transport costs.
Anonymous on Apr 11, 2018:
I got 2 year contract job from oil and GAS COMPANY @ london and monthly 5000 pounds has fixED salary

is it enough for stay at london with my essential expense [HOUSE RENT,FOOD,TRANSPORT,,ETC]

Anonymous on Mar 05, 2018:
If you earn Minimum wage or even below that, you will be absurdly poor in London. Even if pay is several pounds above Minimum wage, you will still struggle to put something for savings. Public transport and rent are both so high that big portion of income goes away just for right to work here. With food, clothing, leisure time you must compromize otherwise spend all income.
Anonymous on Nov 25, 2017:
Love London. Nobody and nowhere is perfect, but London is close.
Anonymous on Apr 13, 2017:
London isn't fake.Every big city has a dark side.Even Tokyo.London isn't all about estates.I can list like allot of districts that aren't vulnerable.London was always great and will always be great