Cost of living comparison between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Manila, Philippines

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These prices were last updated on January 31, 2015. Exchange rate: 66.170 PHP / GBP

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International Cost of Living Index


Cost of living in Birmingham (United Kingdom) is 37% more expensive than in Manila (Philippines)

For example, you would need at least Php107,233 (£1,621) in Birmingham to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with Php78,125 in Manila.

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