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Cost of Living Comparison Between Canada and Sweden 

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 16.16% higher than in Canada
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 9.48% higher than in Canada
Rent Prices in Sweden are 7.81% lower than in Canada
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 30.50% higher than in Canada
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 3.71% higher than in Canada
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 1.89% higher than in Canada

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  Canada  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 C$     14.28 C$      +9.86 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 C$     84.01 C$      +40.02 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 C$     10.92 C$      +36.52 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 5.00 C$     8.40 C$      +68.02 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 C$     8.40 C$      +40.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.63 C$     5.11 C$      +40.74 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.85 C$     2.78 C$      +49.82 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.65 C$     2.56 C$      +55.20 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 2.01 C$     1.53 C$      -23.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.74 C$     3.26 C$      +18.75 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.66 C$     3.70 C$      +0.94 %
Eggs (12) 3.25 C$     4.02 C$      +23.95 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 11.81 C$     13.57 C$      +14.92 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 12.45 C$     13.33 C$      +7.04 %
Apples (1kg) 3.31 C$     3.57 C$      +7.85 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.33 C$     3.28 C$      -1.45 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.40 C$     4.08 C$      +20.18 %
Potato (1kg) 2.01 C$     1.38 C$      -31.52 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.74 C$     2.37 C$      +36.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.05 C$     2.41 C$      +17.25 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 C$     12.94 C$      -13.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.88 C$     2.45 C$      -14.89 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.33 C$     2.49 C$      -25.39 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.50 C$     8.91 C$      -15.19 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 C$     4.20 C$      +40.02 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 88.00 C$     117.62 C$      +33.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 C$     7.22 C$      +106.43 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.84 C$     2.02 C$      +9.58 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 32.86 C$     73.01 C$      +122.17 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.31 C$     2.44 C$      +86.43 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,300.00 C$     30,244.10 C$      +35.62 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 158.19 C$     139.32 C$      -11.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 C$     0.17 C$      -45.90 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 48.86 C$     38.57 C$      -21.06 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 50.78 C$     56.52 C$      +11.30 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.28 C$     33.35 C$      +64.48 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 C$     18.48 C$      +54.02 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 58.32 C$     144.37 C$      +147.56 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.85 C$     53.20 C$      +21.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 100.81 C$     139.75 C$      +38.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 106.57 C$     166.48 C$      +56.22 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,069.22 C$     1,034.97 C$      -3.20 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 829.39 C$     681.41 C$      -17.84 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,785.63 C$     1,743.45 C$      -2.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,365.92 C$     1,210.11 C$      -11.41 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,194.69 C$     8,339.19 C$      +98.80 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,937.55 C$     4,546.84 C$      +54.78 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,097.50 C$     3,455.45 C$      +11.56 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.46     3.32      -4.17 %
 
Last updateApril, 2014April, 2014
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