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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 7.15% higher than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 3.52% higher than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 6.58% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 84.22% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 1.28% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 10.45% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥     1,340.83 ¥      +67.60 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥     8,675.95 ¥      +116.90 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 650.00 ¥     1,080.55 ¥      +66.24 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 366.68 ¥     851.82 ¥      +132.31 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     788.72 ¥      +57.74 %
Cappuccino (regular) 369.85 ¥     485.31 ¥      +31.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 133.44 ¥     270.32 ¥      +102.57 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 106.45 ¥     242.76 ¥      +128.04 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 184.72 ¥     147.06 ¥      -20.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 173.54 ¥     307.94 ¥      +77.45 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 478.55 ¥     358.28 ¥      -25.13 %
Eggs (12) 215.19 ¥     384.47 ¥      +78.67 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,783.57 ¥     1,283.30 ¥      -28.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 856.73 ¥     1,272.40 ¥      +48.52 %
Apples (1kg) 531.21 ¥     342.18 ¥      -35.59 %
Oranges (1kg) 457.76 ¥     313.39 ¥      -31.54 %
Tomato (1kg) 640.91 ¥     368.35 ¥      -42.53 %
Potato (1kg) 316.50 ¥     135.23 ¥      -57.27 %
Lettuce (1 head) 183.67 ¥     223.59 ¥      +21.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 139.04 ¥     219.34 ¥      +57.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥     1,246.18 ¥      +3.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 268.03 ¥     233.86 ¥      -12.75 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 315.56 ¥     241.48 ¥      -23.48 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     859.71 ¥      +95.39 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥     394.36 ¥      +97.18 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥     10,174.52 ¥      +1.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥     709.85 ¥      +1.41 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 318.00 ¥     189.29 ¥      -40.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥     7,019.63 ¥      +133.99 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 153.64 ¥     229.45 ¥      +49.34 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,914,464.32 ¥      +10.19 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 19,941.06 ¥     12,589.74 ¥      -36.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 50.79 ¥     14.78 ¥      -70.89 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,718.82 ¥     3,659.32 ¥      -1.60 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,674.19 ¥     4,982.81 ¥      -42.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,606.25 ¥     2,961.36 ¥      +84.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,735.19 ¥      -3.60 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,895.56 ¥     13,001.53 ¥      +64.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,654.10 ¥     5,008.08 ¥      +7.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 7,933.48 ¥     13,105.97 ¥      +65.20 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,760.00 ¥     15,337.89 ¥      +57.15 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 99,282.57 ¥     102,345.81 ¥      +3.09 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,357.14 ¥     64,921.52 ¥      +9.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 206,747.90 ¥     168,055.21 ¥      -18.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 120,575.76 ¥     115,461.03 ¥      -4.24 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 624,364.14 ¥     760,509.21 ¥      +21.81 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 396,700.26 ¥     418,366.51 ¥      +5.46 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 283,061.51 ¥     323,659.78 ¥      +14.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.94     3.08      +58.28 %
 
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