Glasgow vs Jakarta - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Jakarta
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$708
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$1805
🏠 One person rent
$841
$366
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$766
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$226
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$52.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$514
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
94
75
😀 Quality of life
96
68
🏙️ Population
626K
10.6M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 117% more expensive than in Jakarta. Cities ranked 2601st and 6498th ($1533 vs $708) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 3rd in the United Kingdom and Indonesia, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Indonesia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 0.7 months in Jakarta. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Jakarta ranked 1st in Indonesia, while ranked 11th and 3277th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Jakarta

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Glasgow Jakarta
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$2.16
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$17.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$3.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$3.27
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$2.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$431
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$226
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$1044
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$524
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$70.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$109
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$29
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
9.58%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$2561
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$1251
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$11.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$3.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.34
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.25
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$6.24
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$3.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$8.45
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$2.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.25
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.17
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$19.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$2.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$2.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$2.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$2.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.2
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$32.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$3.41
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$19.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$5.62
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$39.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$73.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$144
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$8868

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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 Jakarta

Distance City Cost of living
16 km or 10 mi South Tangerang
$530
17 km or 11 mi Bekasi
$531
20 km or 12 mi Depok
$467
24 km or 15 mi Tangerang
$638
43 km or 27 mi Bogor
$505
78 km or 48 mi Serang
$510
79 km or 49 mi Sukabumi
$531
95 km or 59 mi Cilegon
$487
106 km or 66 mi Cimahi
$617
114 km or 71 mi Bandung
$506
195 km or 121 mi Tasikmalaya
$443
196 km or 122 mi Bandar Lampung
$348
198 km or 123 mi Cirebon
$497
210 km or 131 mi Metro
$443
226 km or 141 mi Banjar
$491
263 km or 163 mi Tegal
$496
292 km or 182 mi Cilacap
$523
321 km or 200 mi Pekalongan
$495
403 km or 251 mi Semarang
$525
423 km or 263 mi Salatiga
$491
423 km or 263 mi Prabumulih
$490
427 km or 265 mi Yogyakarta
$440
427 km or 265 mi Palembang
$500
463 km or 288 mi Surakarta
$430
467 km or 290 mi Pagar Alam
$487
540 km or 335 mi Madiun
$391
548 km or 340 mi Lubuklinggau
$491
575 km or 357 mi Bengkulu
$503
597 km or 371 mi Kediri
$499
622 km or 386 mi Blitar
$486
627 km or 390 mi Jambi
$499
633 km or 393 mi Mojokerto
$471
653 km or 406 mi Batu
$490
661 km or 411 mi Surabaya
$539
667 km or 414 mi Malang
$418
688 km or 427 mi Pasuruan
$490
724 km or 450 mi Probolinggo
$493
742 km or 461 mi Pontianak
$446
826 km or 513 mi Singkawang
$492
836 km or 520 mi Tanjung Pinang
$451