Hong Kong is 24.1% more expensive than United Kingdom.

If you lived in Hong Kong instead of United Kingdom, you would:

pay 29.7% less for restaurants

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.45
£12.71
$7.64
HK$59.68
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.12
£5.50
$5.61
HK$43.76
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.71
£1.32
$1.24
HK$9.72

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pay 96.4% more for groceries

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Bread
1 loaf
$1.19
£0.92
$2.24
HK$17.49
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.41
£2.63
$12.87
HK$100.52
Milk (1 gallon) $4.30
£3.32
$11.49
HK$89.70

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pay 4.8% more for transportation

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.17
£5.54
$10.02
HK$78.20
Monthly public transit pass $92.01
£71.09
$63.70
HK$497.32
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,219.88
£18,712.76
$33,122.28
HK$258,607.54

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pay 47.6% more for housing

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$37.70
£29.13
$26.46
HK$206.59
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,003.85
£775.60
$2,231.74
HK$17,424.70
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $804.91
£621.89
$1,557.03
HK$12,156.76

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pay 9.9% less for childcare

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,113.22
£860.10
$750.39
HK$5,858.81
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,982.03
£12,348.04
$18,032.76
HK$140,793.63

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pay 33.2% more for entertainment and sports

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.58
£3.54
$7.01
HK$54.71
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.39
£2.62
$4.81
HK$37.58
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$13.94
£10.77
$7.90
HK$61.67

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pay 26.4% more for clothing

 
United Kingdom
Hong Kong
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$71.73
£55.42
$79.83
HK$623.32
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.82
£28.45
$39.78
HK$310.59
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$76.65
£59.22
$89.16
HK$696.15

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