Cost of Living in United Kingdom

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £ 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) 3.70 £ 2.50-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.00-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.75 £ 1.90-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 £ 1.00-2.17
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.97 £ 0.70-1.80
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 £ 1.89-4.54
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.89 £ 0.50-1.45
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.49 £ 0.20-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.93 £ 1.00-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.52 £ 1.13-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.53 £ 1.36-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.61 £ 1.81-6.35
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 £ 0.45-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.50 £ 0.33-1.13
Oranges (1 lb) 0.77 £ 0.41-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £ 0.40-1.36
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.20-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.45 £ 0.27-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 £ 0.45-1.00
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) 1.73 £ 1.00-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.91 £ 1.00-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 £ 10.00-13.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £ 1.80-4.20
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 £ 48.00-152.17
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £ 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) 4.76 £ 4.24-5.15
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 £ 17,500.00-23,167.50
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,412.74 £ 18,000.00-24,140.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154.31 £ 67.14-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 £ 0.03-0.27
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.14 £ 24.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.74 £ 16.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.23 £ 5.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 5.00-14.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 934.43 £ 600.00-1,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,302.77 £ 7,800.00-24,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.37 £ 30.00-85.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.17 £ 15.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.26 £ 40.00-90.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 61.16 £ 35.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 748.81 £ 456.67-1,694.29
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 610.28 £ 383.33-1,246.03
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,226.79 £ 800.00-3,261.54
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 964.08 £ 650.00-2,087.73
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 397.65 £ 185.80-1,013.68
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 278.76 £ 139.35-557.41
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,945.13 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.15 2.00-4.60

Prices in United Kingdom

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Last update: April 2021
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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 86.51 76.97 82.08 64.36 90.97 82.78
Brighton 81.53 46.86 65.43 63.38 89.76 72.28
Reading 77.01 44.82 62.07 67.08 73.98 103.59
Edinburgh 75.51 38.48 58.32 60.64 88.54 77.23
Cambridge 75.12 46.32 61.75 58.17 85.70 75.60
Bristol 75.05 41.24 59.35 58.11 86.52 70.56
Guildford 74.77 52.19 64.29 61.98 72.06 75.91
Coventry 74.44 29.73 53.69 69.33 67.72 102.24
Oxford 74.34 51.85 63.90 62.25 73.21 93.72
York 74.24 33.70 55.42 62.46 78.86 70.49
Manchester 73.39 34.99 55.56 58.74 88.51 87.05
Aberdeen 73.28 28.71 52.59 59.41 78.05 101.42
Nottingham 73.26 26.18 51.40 62.52 76.35 77.53
Milton Keynes 73.04 37.95 56.75 59.17 74.23 72.04
Portsmouth 72.95 33.34 54.57 60.08 82.79 69.52
Derby 72.33 22.76 49.32 57.46 77.97 95.83
Plymouth 71.68 25.49 50.24 56.97 77.63 78.78
Southampton 70.85 33.35 53.44 56.78 72.84 86.76
Glasgow 70.37 28.70 51.03 55.89 82.71 88.97
Liverpool 69.85 26.63 49.79 55.61 78.79 84.47
Exeter 69.59 30.33 51.36 52.31 71.25 93.36
Birmingham 69.45 32.08 52.11 56.57 68.23 76.48
Cardiff 68.21 28.07 49.58 56.37 66.21 94.52
Dundee 68.21 23.10 47.27 56.69 75.09 83.06
Sheffield 67.60 26.94 48.73 58.72 64.14 80.91
Stoke-on-Trent 67.35 17.51 44.21 50.14 71.23 81.39
Leicester 66.06 25.33 47.15 52.29 70.61 83.04
Newcastle upon Tyne 65.52 26.50 47.41 55.15 70.21 94.34
Leeds 65.44 31.89 49.87 52.58 74.73 89.34
Belfast 65.38 27.21 47.67 56.61 73.55 89.31
Kingston upon Hull 64.20 23.08 45.11 48.65 67.34 87.73
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