Glasgow vs Tainan - Cost of Living Comparison

Glasgow Tainan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1533
$859
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3750
$2637
🏠 One person rent
$841
$273
🏘️ Family rent
$1500
$738
🍽️ Food expenses
$409
$386
🚐 Transport expenses
$142
$80.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3163
$1358
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
4 km
🎓 Higher education
94
76
😀 Quality of life
96
68
🏙️ Population
626K
1.87M

The cost of living in Glasgow is 79% more expensive than in Tainan. Cities ranked 2601st and 5876th ($1533 vs $859) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 78th and 9th in the United Kingdom and Taiwan, respectively. Check the United Kingdom vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.1 months in Glasgow compared to 1.6 months in Tainan. Glasgow ranked 2nd best city to live in the United Kingdom vs Tainan ranked 8th in Taiwan, while ranked 11th and 2932nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Glasgow vs Tainan

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Glasgow Tainan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$3.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$67.6
$16.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.14
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.83
$2.02
 Cappuccino
$3.48
$2.95
🥤 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
$241
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$650
$186
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1683
$752
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1189
$605
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$50.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$178
$77.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.1
$26
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.24%
1.66%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5597
$5584
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2871
$3267
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.01
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$92.5
$21.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.4
$8.56
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.89
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$3.14
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$1.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$3.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.5
$2.6
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$17.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.9
$9.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$20.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$4.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$2.25
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$2.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$3.35
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.78
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$2.32
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.76
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.46
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.44
$13.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$1.68
🚬 Cigarette pack
$15.1
$4.01
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.76
$11.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.69
$6.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.17
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.16
$2.6
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.6
$35.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.1
$10.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$100
$45.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.7
$14.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$75.5
$85.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$81.7
$93.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$858
$658
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$14519
$10533

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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 Tainan

Distance City Cost of living
42 km or 26 mi Kaohsiung
$914
62 km or 38 mi Chiayi
$882
89 km or 55 mi Douliu
$827
102 km or 63 mi Taitung
$1091
116 km or 72 mi Nantou
$828
126 km or 78 mi Changhua
$842
139 km or 86 mi Taichung
$927
188 km or 117 mi Miaoli
$708
218 km or 135 mi Hsinchu
$807
222 km or 138 mi Zhubei
$1006
233 km or 145 mi Taoyuan
$854
249 km or 155 mi Kinmen
$828
254 km or 158 mi Yilan
$758
259 km or 161 mi New Taipei
$1064
261 km or 162 mi Jinjiang
$702
267 km or 166 mi Taipei
$1271
269 km or 167 mi Quanzhou
$757
271 km or 168 mi Xiamen
$828
286 km or 178 mi Keelung
$973
298 km or 185 mi Putian
$705
308 km or 191 mi Zhangzhou
$751
356 km or 221 mi Fuzhou
$700
359 km or 223 mi Shantou
$1051
371 km or 230 mi Chaozhou
$648
395 km or 246 mi Jieyang
$747
397 km or 247 mi Longyan
$691
412 km or 256 mi Puning
$700
415 km or 258 mi Ningde
$701
431 km or 268 mi Ishigaki
$1022
439 km or 273 mi Meizhou
$775
446 km or 277 mi Sanming
$694
455 km or 283 mi Nanping
$684
497 km or 309 mi Shanwei
$710
535 km or 333 mi Rui'an
$687
556 km or 346 mi Miyakojima
$1022
560 km or 348 mi Wenzhou
$968
567 km or 352 mi Heyuan
$696
573 km or 356 mi Wuyishan
$642
590 km or 367 mi Huizhou
$763
608 km or 378 mi Lishui
$768