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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 15.14% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 15.44% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 16.39% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 53.75% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 28.17% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 10.80% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(64.97 kr)
1,138.99 ¥
(92.49 kr)
     +42.37 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(324.83 kr)
7,388.51 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +84.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(52.78 kr)
861.99 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +32.61 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 365.00 ¥
(29.64 kr)
738.85 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +102.42 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(40.60 kr)
677.28 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +35.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 374.11 ¥
(30.38 kr)
403.63 ¥
(32.78 kr)
     +7.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 133.32 ¥
(10.83 kr)
224.58 ¥
(18.24 kr)
     +68.45 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 106.76 ¥
(8.67 kr)
203.56 ¥
(16.53 kr)
     +90.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 697.62 ¥
(56.65 kr)
476.14 ¥
(38.67 kr)
     -31.75 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 156.90 ¥
(12.74 kr)
230.07 ¥
(18.68 kr)
     +46.63 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 219.89 ¥
(17.86 kr)
127.84 ¥
(10.38 kr)
     -41.86 %
Eggs (12) 230.62 ¥
(18.73 kr)
318.25 ¥
(25.84 kr)
     +38.00 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 900.79 ¥
(73.15 kr)
469.02 ¥
(38.09 kr)
     -47.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 397.38 ¥
(32.27 kr)
470.56 ¥
(38.21 kr)
     +18.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 895.58 ¥
(72.73 kr)
833.74 ¥
(67.71 kr)
     -6.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 313.26 ¥
(25.44 kr)
122.87 ¥
(9.98 kr)
     -60.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 149.38 ¥
(12.13 kr)
119.12 ¥
(9.67 kr)
     -20.26 %
Oranges (1 lb) 268.07 ¥
(21.77 kr)
114.13 ¥
(9.27 kr)
     -57.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 333.85 ¥
(27.11 kr)
136.48 ¥
(11.08 kr)
     -59.12 %
Potato (1 lb) 175.85 ¥
(14.28 kr)
52.89 ¥
(4.30 kr)
     -69.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 171.93 ¥
(13.96 kr)
62.14 ¥
(5.05 kr)
     -63.86 %
Lettuce (1 head) 188.98 ¥
(15.35 kr)
199.23 ¥
(16.18 kr)
     +5.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 144.21 ¥
(11.71 kr)
169.92 ¥
(13.80 kr)
     +17.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(97.45 kr)
985.13 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -17.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 289.56 ¥
(23.51 kr)
202.57 ¥
(16.45 kr)
     -30.04 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 397.23 ¥
(32.26 kr)
211.71 ¥
(17.19 kr)
     -46.70 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(36.54 kr)
689.59 ¥
(56.00 kr)
     +53.24 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(16.24 kr)
320.17 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +60.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,370.00 ¥
(760.91 kr)
9,605.06 ¥
(780.00 kr)
     +2.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(58.47 kr)
554.14 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -23.04 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 531.08 ¥
(43.13 kr)
277.45 ¥
(22.53 kr)
     -47.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(246.06 kr)
6,144.78 ¥
(499.00 kr)
     +102.80 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 503.90 ¥
(40.92 kr)
624.03 ¥
(50.68 kr)
     +23.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(203,018.00 kr)
2,462,835.80 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     -1.49 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,833,333.33 ¥
(230,087.07 kr)
2,291,533.26 ¥
(186,089.00 kr)
     -19.12 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,232.78 ¥
(1,561.84 kr)
8,593.63 ¥
(697.86 kr)
     -55.32 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.23 ¥
(3.51 kr)
11.75 ¥
(0.95 kr)
     -72.83 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,006.46 ¥
(325.35 kr)
2,957.21 ¥
(240.15 kr)
     -26.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,782.51 ¥
(713.20 kr)
4,157.10 ¥
(337.59 kr)
     -52.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,513.89 ¥
(122.94 kr)
2,724.37 ¥
(221.24 kr)
     +79.96 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(146.17 kr)
1,477.70 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -17.91 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,568.82 ¥
(614.64 kr)
10,358.41 ¥
(841.18 kr)
     +36.86 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,174.53 ¥
(339.00 kr)
4,250.63 ¥
(345.18 kr)
     +1.82 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,462.24 ¥
(687.20 kr)
10,933.95 ¥
(887.92 kr)
     +29.21 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,916.08 ¥
(886.46 kr)
14,553.56 ¥
(1,181.85 kr)
     +33.32 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 92,886.21 ¥
(7,543.03 kr)
86,611.94 ¥
(7,033.51 kr)
     -6.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 57,532.60 ¥
(4,672.06 kr)
60,993.98 ¥
(4,953.15 kr)
     +6.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 201,589.55 ¥
(16,370.52 kr)
143,816.54 ¥
(11,678.94 kr)
     -28.66 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 116,871.23 ¥
(9,490.79 kr)
102,198.10 ¥
(8,299.22 kr)
     -12.55 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 92,424.08 ¥
(7,505.50 kr)
69,145.48 ¥
(5,615.11 kr)
     -25.19 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 43,227.42 ¥
(3,510.38 kr)
39,228.90 ¥
(3,185.67 kr)
     -9.25 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 263,623.83 ¥
(21,408.15 kr)
246,991.19 ¥
(20,057.46 kr)
     -6.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.51 2.07      +37.21 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:561959
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY