Cost of Living in United Kingdom

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 £ 8.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 51.17 £ 35.00-90.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 5.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £ 3.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.00-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.87 £ 1.99-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.41 £ 1.00-2.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.03 £ 0.74-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.61 £ 2.16-4.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £ 0.50-1.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.62 £ 0.32-1.11
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.01 £ 1.07-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.60 £ 1.13-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.51 £ 1.36-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.88 £ 2.00-6.80
Apples (1 lb) 0.86 £ 0.45-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £ 0.33-1.09
Oranges (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.41-1.59
Tomato (1 lb) 0.90 £ 0.41-1.65
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.20-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 £ 0.27-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.70 £ 0.43-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.97 £ 0.42-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 5.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.82 £ 1.00-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.04 £ 1.00-3.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £ 10.00-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £ 1.80-4.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.22 £ 49.00-159.50
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £ 1.60-4.65
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £ 1.00-4.67
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £ 7.20-36.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 £ 5.51-6.70
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,000.00 £ 18,000.00-25,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,753.45 £ 18,000.00-25,190.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.02 £ 97.14-318.75
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £ 0.02-0.20
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.25 £ 24.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.74 £ 17.00-55.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.37 £ 5.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 7.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 982.31 £ 600.00-1,550.95
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,481.48 £ 8,000.00-24,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.51 £ 30.00-90.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.92 £ 15.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 64.10 £ 40.00-95.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 63.89 £ 35.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 882.92 £ 524.33-1,808.94
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 661.27 £ 450.00-1,308.53
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,575.82 £ 950.00-3,308.81
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,173.76 £ 750.00-2,182.68
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 384.64 £ 193.52-1,222.95
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 294.35 £ 157.93-634.48
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,286.74 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.08 2.00-4.50

Prices in United Kingdom

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Last update: August 2022
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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 78.32 58.94 68.81 55.75 84.94 79.85
Guildford 68.79 41.35 55.33 57.35 72.71 105.95
Reading 68.31 33.48 51.23 53.87 92.18 92.92
Cambridge 68.05 40.71 54.64 54.75 73.61 94.30
Brighton 67.22 45.15 56.40 53.53 71.94 79.15
York 67.13 28.92 48.39 54.16 65.80 146.61
Oxford 65.82 44.50 55.36 56.48 64.52 87.64
Liverpool 65.55 23.51 44.93 50.30 78.22 75.73
Manchester 64.89 29.74 47.65 51.17 73.66 85.48
Bristol 64.57 33.11 49.14 50.32 71.09 92.04
Milton Keynes 64.53 32.83 48.98 55.38 63.35 110.14
Bournemouth 63.99 31.64 48.12 47.78 82.01 75.82
Nottingham 63.03 25.48 44.61 55.02 62.03 82.87
Plymouth 63.00 23.72 43.73 48.76 63.36 63.89
Glasgow 62.59 25.49 44.40 47.83 72.02 107.03
Belfast 62.55 23.61 43.45 50.84 74.68 80.95
Edinburgh 62.40 31.52 47.25 49.08 73.80 92.19
Leeds 61.86 28.39 45.44 48.46 63.16 96.37
Derby 61.69 19.04 40.77 50.37 63.67 115.48
Cardiff 61.56 28.15 45.17 50.47 71.04 71.11
Norwich 60.87 26.66 44.09 48.16 76.65 72.42
Aberdeen 59.91 19.72 40.20 48.63 68.37 106.70
Portsmouth 59.79 26.50 43.46 51.87 62.34 153.52
Coventry 59.50 22.19 41.20 47.87 54.20 119.04
Newcastle upon Tyne 59.40 25.88 42.96 47.66 67.76 85.83
Exeter 59.06 26.85 43.26 45.79 63.58 79.67
Southampton 59.01 27.15 43.38 46.99 61.57 95.17
Birmingham 58.71 31.01 45.12 47.04 57.84 93.29
Sheffield 58.07 25.25 41.97 44.92 60.06 84.33
Dundee 56.29 21.05 39.00 46.29 62.82 104.47
Leicester 55.40 23.30 39.66 44.02 62.66 120.92
Kingston upon Hull 54.22 15.85 35.40 45.17 53.80 78.40
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