Glasgow vs Paramaribo - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Paramaribo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$675
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$1735
🏠 One person rent
$841
$263
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$522
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$315
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$36
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$207
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
46 km
🎓 Higher education
94
12
😀 Quality of life
96
38
🏙️ Population
626K
224K

The cost of living in Glasgow is 127% more expensive than in Paramaribo. Cities ranked 2601st and 6785th ($1533 vs $675) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 2nd in the United Kingdom and Suriname, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Suriname comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 0.3 months in Paramaribo. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Paramaribo ranked 1st in Suriname, while ranked 11th and 7469th among best cities to live in the world.

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Glasgow Paramaribo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$4.25
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$54.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$5.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$1.93
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$2.91
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.73
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$848
$272
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$194
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$580
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$417
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$36.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$57
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$15.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
14.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$769
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$456
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.45
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$5.95
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$13.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.96
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$0.82
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$2.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$11.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$4.79
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$7.82
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$4.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.73
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$2.55
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.15
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.5
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$11.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$1.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$2.76
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$7.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$6.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$1.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$9.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$4.96
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$9.96
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$1.97
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$56
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$88.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$81.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$4082

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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 Paramaribo

Distance City Cost of living
132 km or 82 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1226
201 km or 125 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$736
263 km or 164 mi New Amsterdam
$835
290 km or 180 mi Kourou
$1231
330 km or 205 mi Cayenne
$1440
347 km or 216 mi Linden
$875
347 km or 216 mi Georgetown
$833
698 km or 434 mi Boa Vista
$568
792 km or 492 mi Santana
$555
792 km or 492 mi Macapa
$492
833 km or 518 mi Upata
$679
837 km or 520 mi Tucupita
$679
850 km or 528 mi San Fernando
$928
851 km or 529 mi Scarborough
$1100
852 km or 530 mi Oriximina
$554
859 km or 534 mi Chaguanas
$973
871 km or 541 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
872 km or 542 mi San Juan
$908
879 km or 546 mi Port of Spain
$1002
925 km or 575 mi Santarem
$607
940 km or 584 mi Bridgetown
$1262
950 km or 590 mi Holetown
$1268
958 km or 596 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
960 km or 597 mi Parintins
$554
983 km or 611 mi Maturin
$980
988 km or 614 mi Breves
$554
993 km or 617 mi Grenville
$1000
996 km or 619 mi St. George's
$1018
1036 km or 644 mi Carupano
$691
1049 km or 652 mi Kingstown
$866
1052 km or 654 mi Georgetown
$845
1057 km or 657 mi El Tigre
$702
1061 km or 659 mi Altamira
$555
1066 km or 662 mi Itacoatiara
$585
1067 km or 663 mi Maues
$555
1080 km or 671 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
1082 km or 673 mi Cantaura
$681
1095 km or 680 mi Abaetetuba
$575
1099 km or 683 mi Anaco
$697
1100 km or 683 mi Cameta
$558