Glasgow vs Monrovia - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Monrovia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$525
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$1276
🏠 One person rent
$841
$232
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$421
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$188
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$52.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$305
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
94
22
😀 Quality of life
96
32
🏙️ Population
626K
1.02M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 192% more expensive than in Monrovia. Cities ranked 2601st and 8103rd ($1533 vs $525) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 1st in the United Kingdom and Liberia, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Liberia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 0.6 months in Monrovia. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Monrovia ranked 1st in Liberia, while ranked 11th and 8347th among best cities to live in the world.

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Glasgow Monrovia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$2.85
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$17.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$4.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$1.64
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.56
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$224
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$145
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$471
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$296
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$35
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$54.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$36.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
12.15%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$1121
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$628
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$17
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$6.42
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$0.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.05
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$1.46
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$5.76
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$4.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$5.99
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$0.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$0.86
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$1.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$2.38
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$2.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$1.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$22.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$3.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$19.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$4.02
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$27.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$58.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$92.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$3000

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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 Monrovia

Distance City Cost of living
56 km or 35 mi Kakata
$483
180 km or 112 mi Kenema
$763
210 km or 131 mi Bo
$770
243 km or 151 mi Greenville
$483
260 km or 161 mi Sanniquellie
$483
262 km or 163 mi Gueckedou
$862
272 km or 169 mi Nzerekore
$867
288 km or 179 mi Yekepa
$483
361 km or 224 mi Freetown
$739
459 km or 285 mi Forecariah
$834
474 km or 295 mi Mamou
$856
479 km or 297 mi Conakry
$983
482 km or 300 mi Kankan
$860
539 km or 335 mi Gagnoa
$775
557 km or 346 mi Boffa
$833
605 km or 376 mi Divo
$772
613 km or 381 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
655 km or 407 mi Bouake
$805
669 km or 416 mi Korhogo
$778
675 km or 419 mi Bougouni
$487
719 km or 447 mi Dabou
$761
730 km or 453 mi Agboville
$767
758 km or 471 mi Abidjan
$860
769 km or 478 mi Bamako
$549
777 km or 483 mi Bafata
$557
792 km or 492 mi Grand-Bassam
$600
793 km or 493 mi Sikasso
$495
809 km or 503 mi Abengourou
$766
811 km or 504 mi Bissau
$631
811 km or 504 mi Koulikoro
$485
861 km or 535 mi Kolda
$903
885 km or 550 mi Banamba
$486
898 km or 558 mi Bobo-Dioulasso
$671
919 km or 571 mi Ziguinchor
$916
936 km or 582 mi Segou
$487
969 km or 602 mi Markala
$486
1004 km or 624 mi Brikama
$437
1008 km or 627 mi Obuasi
$571
1012 km or 629 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$536
1014 km or 630 mi Lamin
$358