Cost of Living in United Kingdom

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 £ 8.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 35.00-80.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 5.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.80 £ 2.50-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.00-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.79 £ 1.80-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.36 £ 1.00-2.20
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.98 £ 0.70-1.75
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.49 £ 1.99-4.73
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.89 £ 0.48-1.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.50 £ 0.20-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.94 £ 1.00-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.53 £ 1.13-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.45 £ 1.36-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.70 £ 1.81-6.35
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 £ 0.45-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.33-1.13
Oranges (1 lb) 0.77 £ 0.41-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £ 0.36-1.36
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.20-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 £ 0.25-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.71 £ 0.43-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.95 £ 0.40-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 5.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.74 £ 1.00-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.94 £ 1.00-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.50 £ 10.00-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £ 1.80-4.20
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 £ 47.00-158.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.90 £ 1.60-6.20
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £ 1.21-4.67
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £ 7.80-36.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.35 £ 4.43-5.56
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £ 18,000.00-24,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,859.56 £ 18,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 155.28 £ 74.87-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £ 0.03-0.25
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.71 £ 24.55-45.70
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.26 £ 16.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.31 £ 5.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 5.00-14.70
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 943.32 £ 560.00-1,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,054.54 £ 7,200.00-23,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.65 £ 30.00-85.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.16 £ 15.00-47.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.19 £ 40.00-90.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 61.47 £ 35.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 755.70 £ 500.00-1,736.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 623.44 £ 425.00-1,292.88
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,235.15 £ 750.00-3,472.97
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 987.99 £ 650.00-2,149.78
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 379.98 £ 185.80-1,142.57
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 280.06 £ 139.35-557.41
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,007.85 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.11 2.00-4.50

Prices in United Kingdom

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Last update: January 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 85.62 76.51 81.35 64.08 89.41 88.79
Brighton 79.57 51.44 66.39 63.41 86.88 74.78
Guildford 76.02 49.12 63.41 66.52 74.95 78.75
Oxford 75.68 49.17 63.25 65.90 75.45 104.03
Lincoln 75.60 22.24 50.59 60.86 90.13 88.99
York 75.52 34.08 56.10 62.37 80.71 73.46
Reading 75.27 41.70 59.53 63.44 85.76 100.89
Edinburgh 73.15 37.38 56.38 59.68 84.71 88.03
Milton Keynes 73.14 37.65 56.50 60.60 73.63 73.92
Manchester 73.14 34.94 55.23 60.14 87.50 91.33
Cambridge 73.05 46.16 60.44 60.40 83.11 92.85
Derby 72.57 21.68 48.71 58.01 80.36 119.81
Liverpool 71.39 26.18 50.19 56.40 86.70 90.09
Nottingham 71.34 26.73 50.43 65.70 70.68 91.62
Bristol 71.32 40.45 56.85 56.75 83.16 84.81
Portsmouth 71.16 30.52 52.11 62.31 78.14 85.02
Plymouth 70.70 24.61 49.10 58.00 73.68 84.01
Norwich 70.06 26.85 49.81 62.40 73.92 79.66
Exeter 69.90 31.96 52.11 54.86 74.18 93.92
Cardiff 68.91 29.64 50.51 56.87 76.53 106.17
Glasgow 68.76 28.82 50.04 55.63 77.95 96.42
Southampton 67.59 32.40 51.09 55.69 69.59 98.44
Leeds 67.57 30.47 50.18 56.17 75.71 88.49
Birmingham 67.25 33.10 51.24 55.36 68.91 81.78
Coventry 66.94 28.91 49.11 58.06 63.75 108.70
Newcastle upon Tyne 66.86 25.72 47.57 56.08 71.13 97.66
Stoke-on-Trent 66.58 17.51 43.58 52.76 73.80 97.94
Dundee 66.46 23.27 46.22 56.19 73.50 82.43
Sheffield 65.88 26.92 47.62 57.43 63.83 89.07
Belfast 65.74 26.12 47.17 57.73 74.02 91.62
Leicester 64.91 24.93 46.17 52.47 72.19 92.59
Bournemouth 63.73 32.77 49.21 48.72 68.90 76.52
Aberdeen 63.40 23.06 44.49 47.87 77.47 102.02
Kingston upon Hull 62.07 21.79 43.19 52.73 63.89 86.57
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