Glasgow vs Hiroshima - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Hiroshima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$1227
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$2809
🏠 One person rent
$841
$516
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$672
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$444
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$179
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$2556
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
33 km
🎓 Higher education
94
65
😀 Quality of life
96
73
🏙️ Population
626K
1.2M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 25% more expensive than in Hiroshima. Cities ranked 2601st and 3425th ($1533 vs $1227) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 12th in the United Kingdom and Japan, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 2.1 months in Hiroshima. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Hiroshima ranked 352nd in Japan, while ranked 11th and 1399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Hiroshima

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Glasgow Hiroshima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$7.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$31.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$5.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$3.86
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$3.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$1.23
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$857
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$919
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$450
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$54.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$84.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$43.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
1.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$4468
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$2674
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$54.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$2.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$3.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$21.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$4.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$3.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$5.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$7.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$3.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$3.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$65.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$58.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$357
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$10919

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Cities near Glasgow

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi East Kilbride
$1500
11 km or 7.1 mi Paisley
$1498
16 km or 10 mi Hamilton
$1497
19 km or 12 mi Cumbernauld
$1505
32 km or 20 mi Kilmarnock
$1148
34 km or 21 mi Greenock
$1198
35 km or 21 mi Stirling
$1282
37 km or 23 mi Irvine
$1496
40 km or 25 mi Alloa
$1497
46 km or 29 mi Livingston
$1378
50 km or 31 mi Ayr
$955
54 km or 34 mi Dunfermline
$1384
66 km or 41 mi Edinburgh
$1695
73 km or 45 mi Kirkcaldy
$1285
78 km or 49 mi Perth
$1553
97 km or 60 mi Dumfries
$1200
104 km or 65 mi Dundee
$1157
136 km or 85 mi Carlisle
$1273
152 km or 94 mi Whitehaven
$1461
161 km or 100 mi Bangor
$1128
170 km or 106 mi Newtownabbey
$1498
176 km or 110 mi Belfast
$1545
181 km or 112 mi Inverness
$1406
187 km or 116 mi Lisburn
$1495
191 km or 119 mi Douglas
$1482
193 km or 120 mi Newcastle upon Tyne
$1340
195 km or 121 mi Aberdeen
$1302
196 km or 121 mi Gateshead
$1498
200 km or 124 mi Jarrow
$1496
201 km or 125 mi Tynemouth
$1496
202 km or 126 mi South Shields
$1502
203 km or 126 mi Washington
$1495
207 km or 128 mi Elgin
$1409
208 km or 129 mi Durham
$1372
210 km or 131 mi Sunderland
$1321
211 km or 131 mi Bishop Auckland
$1492
218 km or 135 mi Derry
$1261
219 km or 136 mi Morecambe
$1408
222 km or 138 mi Lancaster
$1424
227 km or 141 mi Darlington
$1211

Cities near Hiroshima

Distance City Cost of living
7.6 km or 4.7 mi Kaita
$1020
12 km or 7.5 mi Hatsukaichi
$1021
13 km or 8.1 mi Kumano
$1022
18 km or 11 mi Etajima
$1019
18 km or 11 mi Kure
$1050
26 km or 16 mi Higashihiroshima
$1046
27 km or 17 mi Otake
$1021
33 km or 20 mi Iwakuni
$1091
39 km or 24 mi Akitakata
$1019
42 km or 26 mi Takehara
$1019
51 km or 32 mi Mihara
$1024
57 km or 35 mi Yanai
$1025
59 km or 37 mi Miyoshi
$1018
61 km or 38 mi Imabari
$1032
65 km or 40 mi Masuda
$1023
67 km or 41 mi Hamada
$1024
67 km or 41 mi Hikari
$1024
68 km or 42 mi Matsuyama
$1129
68 km or 42 mi Kudamatsu
$1023
69 km or 43 mi Onomichi
$1015
70 km or 44 mi Shunan
$1030
71 km or 44 mi Masaki
$1020
73 km or 45 mi Gotsu
$1020
73 km or 46 mi Iyo
$1021
73 km or 46 mi Shobara
$1024
74 km or 46 mi Fuchu
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Toon
$1018
77 km or 48 mi Tobe
$1018
84 km or 52 mi Fukuyama
$1100
85 km or 53 mi Saijo
$1023
89 km or 55 mi Niihama
$1024
90 km or 56 mi Hofu
$1023
90 km or 56 mi Oda
$1024
93 km or 58 mi Yamaguchi
$849
95 km or 59 mi Ibara
$1024
97 km or 60 mi Hagi
$1023
97 km or 61 mi Kasaoka
$1024
98 km or 61 mi Ozu
$1018
103 km or 64 mi Yawatahama
$1023
105 km or 65 mi Asakuchi
$1023