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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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City in Japan:
City in Sweden:
Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Sweden are 7.81% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 9.06% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 12.80% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 65.42% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 21.80% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 6.61% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(59.96 kr)
1,200.87 ¥
(90.00 kr)
     +50.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,045.15 ¥
(303.17 kr)
8,005.82 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +97.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(48.71 kr)
934.01 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +43.69 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 372.03 ¥
(27.88 kr)
800.58 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +115.19 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥
(37.47 kr)
733.87 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +46.77 %
Cappuccino (regular) 373.65 ¥
(28.00 kr)
434.92 ¥
(32.60 kr)
     +16.40 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 135.08 ¥
(10.12 kr)
246.45 ¥
(18.47 kr)
     +82.45 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 107.15 ¥
(8.03 kr)
219.61 ¥
(16.46 kr)
     +104.94 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 181.19 ¥
(13.58 kr)
134.50 ¥
(10.08 kr)
     -25.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 169.26 ¥
(12.69 kr)
274.24 ¥
(20.55 kr)
     +62.02 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 464.91 ¥
(34.84 kr)
306.72 ¥
(22.99 kr)
     -34.03 %
Eggs (12) 223.34 ¥
(16.74 kr)
342.46 ¥
(25.67 kr)
     +53.33 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,985.50 ¥
(148.80 kr)
1,102.95 ¥
(82.66 kr)
     -44.45 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 830.53 ¥
(62.24 kr)
1,100.73 ¥
(82.49 kr)
     +32.53 %
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,096.67 ¥
(157.14 kr)
1,876.36 ¥
(140.62 kr)
     -10.51 %
Apples (1kg) 642.88 ¥
(48.18 kr)
290.66 ¥
(21.78 kr)
     -54.79 %
Banana (1kg) 333.62 ¥
(25.00 kr)
282.09 ¥
(21.14 kr)
     -15.45 %
Oranges (1kg) 542.45 ¥
(40.65 kr)
269.21 ¥
(20.18 kr)
     -50.37 %
Tomato (1kg) 686.22 ¥
(51.43 kr)
317.59 ¥
(23.80 kr)
     -53.72 %
Potato (1kg) 366.62 ¥
(27.48 kr)
122.40 ¥
(9.17 kr)
     -66.61 %
Onion (1kg) 374.83 ¥
(28.09 kr)
142.79 ¥
(10.70 kr)
     -61.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 185.10 ¥
(13.87 kr)
205.40 ¥
(15.39 kr)
     +10.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 142.85 ¥
(10.71 kr)
183.45 ¥
(13.75 kr)
     +28.42 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(89.93 kr)
1,067.44 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -11.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 276.88 ¥
(20.75 kr)
217.00 ¥
(16.26 kr)
     -21.63 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 382.94 ¥
(28.70 kr)
226.66 ¥
(16.99 kr)
     -40.81 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(33.73 kr)
733.87 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +63.08 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(15.74 kr)
346.92 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +65.20 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(749.45 kr)
10,007.28 ¥
(750.00 kr)
     +0.07 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 710.00 ¥
(53.21 kr)
600.44 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -15.43 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 320.00 ¥
(23.98 kr)
186.80 ¥
(14.00 kr)
     -41.62 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(227.08 kr)
6,404.66 ¥
(480.00 kr)
     +111.37 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 136.49 ¥
(10.23 kr)
179.05 ¥
(13.42 kr)
     +31.18 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,463,082.50 ¥
(184,596.84 kr)
2,668,607.40 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     +8.34 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 19,709.69 ¥
(1,477.15 kr)
9,456.82 ¥
(708.75 kr)
     -52.02 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.57 ¥
(2.97 kr)
12.87 ¥
(0.96 kr)
     -67.48 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,093.07 ¥
(306.76 kr)
3,185.32 ¥
(238.73 kr)
     -22.18 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,721.30 ¥
(653.62 kr)
4,521.90 ¥
(338.90 kr)
     -48.15 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,414.71 ¥
(106.03 kr)
2,836.32 ¥
(212.57 kr)
     +100.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(134.90 kr)
1,601.16 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -11.05 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,631.44 ¥
(571.94 kr)
11,075.34 ¥
(830.05 kr)
     +45.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,102.99 ¥
(307.50 kr)
4,587.66 ¥
(343.82 kr)
     +11.81 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,325.56 ¥
(623.96 kr)
11,734.14 ¥
(879.42 kr)
     +40.94 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,558.96 ¥
(791.35 kr)
15,552.67 ¥
(1,165.60 kr)
     +47.29 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 93,444.95 ¥
(7,003.27 kr)
93,713.30 ¥
(7,023.39 kr)
     +0.29 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,193.59 ¥
(4,361.35 kr)
65,717.21 ¥
(4,925.21 kr)
     +12.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 212,267.37 ¥
(15,908.48 kr)
155,459.21 ¥
(11,650.96 kr)
     -26.76 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 123,502.59 ¥
(9,255.96 kr)
109,524.56 ¥
(8,208.37 kr)
     -11.32 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,477,331.61 ¥
(110,719.29 kr)
812,363.27 ¥
(60,882.94 kr)
     -45.01 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 695,737.00 ¥
(52,142.33 kr)
459,268.73 ¥
(34,420.10 kr)
     -33.99 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 273,928.12 ¥
(20,529.67 kr)
265,575.68 ¥
(19,903.69 kr)
     -3.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.65 2.12      +28.60 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:547897
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY