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Cocoa beans compared to UK housing

In 1983 you could buy the 'average' UK home for the equivalent of 25.05 metric tons of Cocoa beans. By 2014 the amount of Cocoa beans required to buy the 'average' residential property in the United Kingdom increased to 100.97 metric tons.

Cocoa beans

+59%
  • Over the past 31 years
  • Compound Annual Growth: 1.5%
  • Greatest yearly performance: 51.01%
  • Poorest yearly performance: -35.66%
  • Source: International Monetary Fund
  • Description: Cocoa beans, International Cocoa Organization cash price, CIF US and European ports, US$ per metric ton

UK Houses

+540%
  • Over the past 31 years
  • Compound Annual Growth: 6.17%
  • Greatest yearly performance: 34.63%
  • Poorest yearly performance: -17.17%
  • Source: Halifax