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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 3.52% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 5.97% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 12.80% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 58.22% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 15.22% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 14.18% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(55.69 kr)
    1,149.31 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     +43.66 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(278.43 kr)
    7,183.18 ¥
(500.00 kr)
     +79.58 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(45.24 kr)
    991.28 ¥
(69.00 kr)
     +52.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 380.00 ¥
(26.45 kr)
    790.15 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +107.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥
(34.80 kr)
    718.32 ¥
(50.00 kr)
     +43.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 370.05 ¥
(25.76 kr)
    449.41 ¥
(31.28 kr)
     +21.44 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 134.57 ¥
(9.37 kr)
    252.86 ¥
(17.60 kr)
     +87.91 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 106.81 ¥
(7.43 kr)
    221.60 ¥
(15.42 kr)
     +107.47 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 691.22 ¥
(48.11 kr)
    517.81 ¥
(36.04 kr)
     -25.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 152.38 ¥
(10.61 kr)
    242.79 ¥
(16.90 kr)
     +59.33 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 203.49 ¥
(14.16 kr)
    147.19 ¥
(10.25 kr)
     -27.67 %
Eggs (12) 216.38 ¥
(15.06 kr)
    345.36 ¥
(24.04 kr)
     +59.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 796.86 ¥
(55.47 kr)
    509.06 ¥
(35.43 kr)
     -36.12 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 370.98 ¥
(25.82 kr)
    516.23 ¥
(35.93 kr)
     +39.15 %
Apples (1 lb) 260.03 ¥
(18.10 kr)
    137.70 ¥
(9.58 kr)
     -47.05 %
Oranges (1 lb) 207.04 ¥
(14.41 kr)
    130.61 ¥
(9.09 kr)
     -36.91 %
Tomato (1 lb) 303.07 ¥
(21.10 kr)
    137.98 ¥
(9.60 kr)
     -54.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 148.20 ¥
(10.32 kr)
    56.92 ¥
(3.96 kr)
     -61.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 176.92 ¥
(12.31 kr)
    202.98 ¥
(14.13 kr)
     +14.73 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 139.23 ¥
(9.69 kr)
    191.46 ¥
(13.33 kr)
     +37.52 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(83.53 kr)
    1,134.94 ¥
(79.00 kr)
     -5.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 279.86 ¥
(19.48 kr)
    225.53 ¥
(15.70 kr)
     -19.41 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 354.51 ¥
(24.68 kr)
    233.71 ¥
(16.27 kr)
     -34.07 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(31.32 kr)
    790.15 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +75.59 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(13.92 kr)
    359.16 ¥
(25.00 kr)
     +79.58 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,000.00 ¥
(626.46 kr)
    9,295.03 ¥
(647.00 kr)
     +3.28 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 680.00 ¥
(47.33 kr)
    646.49 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -4.93 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 474.76 ¥
(33.05 kr)
    314.44 ¥
(21.89 kr)
     -33.77 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,015.00 ¥
(209.87 kr)
    6,393.03 ¥
(445.00 kr)
     +112.04 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 567.24 ¥
(39.48 kr)
    775.20 ¥
(53.96 kr)
     +36.66 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,640,000.00 ¥
(183,762.64 kr)
    2,585,944.56 ¥
(180,000.00 kr)
     -2.05 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,401.12 ¥
(1,420.06 kr)
    11,298.06 ¥
(786.42 kr)
     -44.62 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.27 ¥
(2.73 kr)
    13.52 ¥
(0.94 kr)
     -65.57 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,910.11 ¥
(272.17 kr)
    3,342.17 ¥
(232.64 kr)
     -14.52 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,335.14 ¥
(580.18 kr)
    4,459.67 ¥
(310.42 kr)
     -46.50 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,467.86 ¥
(102.17 kr)
    2,534.21 ¥
(176.40 kr)
     +72.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(125.29 kr)
    1,652.13 ¥
(115.00 kr)
     -8.21 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,898.43 ¥
(549.79 kr)
    11,219.87 ¥
(780.98 kr)
     +42.05 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,043.59 ¥
(281.46 kr)
    4,609.75 ¥
(320.87 kr)
     +14.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,655.94 ¥
(602.51 kr)
    12,350.00 ¥
(859.65 kr)
     +42.68 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 9,552.94 ¥
(664.95 kr)
    14,757.78 ¥
(1,027.25 kr)
     +54.48 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 92,721.10 ¥
(6,454.04 kr)
    91,894.12 ¥
(6,396.48 kr)
     -0.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 55,394.29 ¥
(3,855.83 kr)
    61,132.84 ¥
(4,255.28 kr)
     +10.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 200,776.70 ¥
(13,975.48 kr)
    151,962.51 ¥
(10,577.66 kr)
     -24.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 124,719.79 ¥
(8,681.38 kr)
    107,991.37 ¥
(7,516.96 kr)
     -13.41 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 116,450.14 ¥
(8,105.75 kr)
    59,184.19 ¥
(4,119.64 kr)
     -49.18 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 59,743.37 ¥
(4,158.56 kr)
    35,523.15 ¥
(2,472.66 kr)
     -40.54 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 271,531.48 ¥
(18,900.51 kr)
    291,500.86 ¥
(20,290.52 kr)
     +7.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.86     2.59      +39.30 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2015August, 2015
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