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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and Sweden 

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 16.18% higher than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 9.63% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in Sweden are 7.32% lower than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 30.47% higher than in Canada
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 3.72% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 1.27% higher than in Canada

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  Canada  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 C$     14.19 C$      +9.16 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     83.47 C$      +39.12 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 C$     10.85 C$      +35.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     8.35 C$      +66.94 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     8.35 C$      +39.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.63 C$     5.09 C$      +40.30 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.85 C$     2.76 C$      +49.28 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.64 C$     2.55 C$      +55.19 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.01 C$     1.53 C$      -23.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.74 C$     3.24 C$      +18.09 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.65 C$     3.67 C$      +0.71 %
Eggs (12) 3.24 C$     4.00 C$      +23.27 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.80 C$     13.48 C$      +14.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.44 C$     13.24 C$      +6.47 %
Apples (1kg) 3.31 C$     3.55 C$      +7.06 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.34 C$     3.26 C$      -2.28 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.39 C$     4.06 C$      +19.54 %
Potato (1kg) 2.00 C$     1.37 C$      -31.53 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.73 C$     2.36 C$      +36.04 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.05 C$     2.39 C$      +16.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     12.85 C$      -14.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.88 C$     2.44 C$      -15.25 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.34 C$     2.47 C$      -25.97 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.50 C$     8.85 C$      -15.73 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     4.17 C$      +39.12 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 88.00 C$     116.86 C$      +32.80 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$     7.18 C$      +105.10 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.84 C$     2.00 C$      +8.88 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$     72.54 C$      +120.75 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.31 C$     2.42 C$      +85.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,300.00 C$     30,049.98 C$      +34.75 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 157.24 C$     138.43 C$      -11.96 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$     0.17 C$      -46.11 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.81 C$     38.32 C$      -21.50 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.73 C$     56.16 C$      +10.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.23 C$     33.14 C$      +63.77 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 C$     18.36 C$      +53.03 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.33 C$     143.45 C$      +145.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.88 C$     52.86 C$      +20.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 100.72 C$     138.86 C$      +37.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 106.64 C$     165.42 C$      +55.12 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,070.20 C$     1,036.03 C$      -3.19 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 829.26 C$     678.77 C$      -18.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,786.60 C$     1,747.01 C$      -2.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,365.40 C$     1,207.48 C$      -11.57 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,194.69 C$     8,285.67 C$      +97.53 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,937.48 C$     4,517.66 C$      +53.79 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,093.10 C$     3,433.85 C$      +11.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.46     3.32      -4.18 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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