Highest & Cheapest Gas Prices by Country

By Tom Randall - 2012-08-13T22:00:03Z

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United Kingdom

Price per gallon of premium gasoline: $7.87
Price change since last quarter: -11%
Most-expensive-gas rank: #10
Pain-at-the-pump rank: #37
<p>High summer gas prices in the U.K. have pinched consumer spending and reduced fuel consumption. Gasoline sales fell 2.2 percent in June from a month earlier, according to the Office for National Statistics.</p><p>The average daily income in the U.K. is $106. The share of a day's wages needed to buy a gallon of gas is 7.4 percent.</p><p>Read more energy & sustainability news.</p>