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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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City in Sweden:
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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 9.23% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 10.80% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 15.44% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 62.70% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 22.94% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 8.00% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(60.34 kr)
1,193.19 ¥
(90.00 kr)
     +49.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(301.71 kr)
7,954.59 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +98.86 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(49.03 kr)
928.04 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +42.77 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(28.66 kr)
795.46 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +109.33 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(37.71 kr)
729.17 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +45.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 378.01 ¥
(28.51 kr)
433.97 ¥
(32.73 kr)
     +14.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 136.21 ¥
(10.27 kr)
244.95 ¥
(18.48 kr)
     +79.84 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 107.47 ¥
(8.11 kr)
218.02 ¥
(16.44 kr)
     +102.86 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 695.19 ¥
(52.44 kr)
510.97 ¥
(38.54 kr)
     -26.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 154.82 ¥
(11.68 kr)
247.30 ¥
(18.65 kr)
     +59.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 210.70 ¥
(15.89 kr)
138.93 ¥
(10.48 kr)
     -34.06 %
Eggs (12) 227.84 ¥
(17.19 kr)
342.15 ¥
(25.81 kr)
     +50.17 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 859.96 ¥
(64.86 kr)
497.97 ¥
(37.56 kr)
     -42.09 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 386.26 ¥
(29.13 kr)
495.08 ¥
(37.34 kr)
     +28.17 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 928.52 ¥
(70.04 kr)
847.61 ¥
(63.93 kr)
     -8.71 %
Apples (1 lb) 294.55 ¥
(22.22 kr)
131.63 ¥
(9.93 kr)
     -55.31 %
Banana (1 lb) 150.47 ¥
(11.35 kr)
127.46 ¥
(9.61 kr)
     -15.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 249.90 ¥
(18.85 kr)
122.81 ¥
(9.26 kr)
     -50.86 %
Tomato (1 lb) 313.38 ¥
(23.64 kr)
144.16 ¥
(10.87 kr)
     -54.00 %
Potato (1 lb) 176.35 ¥
(13.30 kr)
55.89 ¥
(4.22 kr)
     -68.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 180.29 ¥
(13.60 kr)
65.60 ¥
(4.95 kr)
     -63.62 %
Lettuce (1 head) 188.90 ¥
(14.25 kr)
206.63 ¥
(15.59 kr)
     +9.39 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 140.90 ¥
(10.63 kr)
182.57 ¥
(13.77 kr)
     +29.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(90.51 kr)
1,060.61 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -11.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 281.51 ¥
(21.23 kr)
215.50 ¥
(16.25 kr)
     -23.45 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 387.16 ¥
(29.20 kr)
224.49 ¥
(16.93 kr)
     -42.02 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(33.94 kr)
729.17 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +62.04 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(15.84 kr)
344.70 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +64.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,500.00 ¥
(716.57 kr)
9,943.24 ¥
(750.00 kr)
     +4.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 710.00 ¥
(53.55 kr)
596.59 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -15.97 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 522.29 ¥
(39.40 kr)
298.71 ¥
(22.53 kr)
     -42.81 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(228.55 kr)
6,482.99 ¥
(489.00 kr)
     +113.96 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 511.33 ¥
(38.57 kr)
672.94 ¥
(50.76 kr)
     +31.61 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,490,000.00 ¥
(187,815.99 kr)
2,651,531.47 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     +6.49 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,839.20 ¥
(1,496.43 kr)
9,343.77 ¥
(704.78 kr)
     -52.90 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 41.29 ¥
(3.11 kr)
12.59 ¥
(0.95 kr)
     -69.52 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,043.01 ¥
(304.96 kr)
3,178.02 ¥
(239.71 kr)
     -21.39 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,661.44 ¥
(653.32 kr)
4,529.72 ¥
(341.67 kr)
     -47.70 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,450.00 ¥
(109.37 kr)
2,891.94 ¥
(218.13 kr)
     +99.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(135.77 kr)
1,590.92 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -11.62 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,650.45 ¥
(577.06 kr)
11,040.77 ¥
(832.78 kr)
     +44.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,139.30 ¥
(312.22 kr)
4,483.65 ¥
(338.19 kr)
     +8.32 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,344.39 ¥
(629.40 kr)
11,675.14 ¥
(880.63 kr)
     +39.92 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,338.32 ¥
(779.80 kr)
15,493.24 ¥
(1,168.63 kr)
     +49.86 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 95,426.06 ¥
(7,197.81 kr)
92,993.00 ¥
(7,014.29 kr)
     -2.55 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,203.26 ¥
(4,465.59 kr)
64,969.82 ¥
(4,900.55 kr)
     +9.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 214,777.94 ¥
(16,200.29 kr)
154,172.56 ¥
(11,628.94 kr)
     -28.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 123,659.53 ¥
(9,327.40 kr)
109,045.48 ¥
(8,225.09 kr)
     -11.82 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 144,050.76 ¥
(10,865.48 kr)
75,688.96 ¥
(5,709.08 kr)
     -47.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 64,499.19 ¥
(4,865.05 kr)
42,973.41 ¥
(3,241.40 kr)
     -33.37 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 273,455.33 ¥
(20,626.22 kr)
263,440.57 ¥
(19,870.82 kr)
     -3.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.65 2.10      +26.97 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:570923
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY