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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 0.01% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 3.52% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 13.24% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 72.20% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 7.54% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 13.70% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥     1,264.57 ¥      +58.07 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥     8,200.99 ¥      +105.02 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 650.00 ¥     1,026.53 ¥      +57.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 380.00 ¥     803.37 ¥      +111.41 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     743.86 ¥      +48.77 %
Cappuccino (regular) 368.45 ¥     458.42 ¥      +24.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 132.85 ¥     254.53 ¥      +91.59 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 105.85 ¥     228.94 ¥      +116.29 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 184.15 ¥     138.63 ¥      -24.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 175.50 ¥     291.61 ¥      +66.16 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 478.72 ¥     333.07 ¥      -30.42 %
Eggs (12) 215.07 ¥     361.78 ¥      +68.21 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,783.57 ¥     1,217.14 ¥      -31.76 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 858.77 ¥     1,210.45 ¥      +40.95 %
Apples (1kg) 535.64 ¥     322.11 ¥      -39.86 %
Oranges (1kg) 458.53 ¥     294.23 ¥      -35.83 %
Tomato (1kg) 605.48 ¥     347.50 ¥      -42.61 %
Potato (1kg) 322.40 ¥     126.61 ¥      -60.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 183.64 ¥     209.37 ¥      +14.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 139.29 ¥     205.51 ¥      +47.54 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥     1,175.30 ¥      -2.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 268.86 ¥     221.19 ¥      -17.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 319.26 ¥     228.62 ¥      -28.39 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     803.37 ¥      +82.58 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥     371.93 ¥      +85.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥     9,409.86 ¥      -5.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥     669.48 ¥      -4.36 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 314.10 ¥     178.53 ¥      -43.16 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥     6,620.37 ¥      +120.68 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 153.74 ¥     216.26 ¥      +40.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,752,289.80 ¥      +4.06 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 20,073.83 ¥     11,422.85 ¥      -43.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 52.38 ¥     13.90 ¥      -73.46 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,742.17 ¥     3,495.81 ¥      -6.58 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,545.45 ¥     4,680.17 ¥      -45.23 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,538.89 ¥     2,793.96 ¥      +81.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,636.50 ¥      -9.08 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,855.04 ¥     12,353.05 ¥      +57.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,624.97 ¥     4,745.45 ¥      +2.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 7,997.93 ¥     12,363.49 ¥      +54.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,860.00 ¥     14,515.61 ¥      +47.22 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 99,515.23 ¥     96,928.80 ¥      -2.60 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,219.51 ¥     61,176.34 ¥      +3.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 208,967.62 ¥     158,582.98 ¥      -24.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 120,593.75 ¥     108,022.08 ¥      -10.42 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 603,167.36 ¥     703,076.98 ¥      +16.56 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 394,742.81 ¥     384,545.42 ¥      -2.58 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 279,155.77 ¥     306,236.95 ¥      +9.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.00     3.11      +55.61 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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