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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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City in Sweden:
Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Sweden are 16.15% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 16.50% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 17.59% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 51.65% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 28.30% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 9.60% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(66.85 kr)
1,136.83 ¥
(95.00 kr)
     +42.10 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(334.26 kr)
7,180.00 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +79.50 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(54.32 kr)
837.67 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +28.87 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 350.00 ¥
(29.25 kr)
718.00 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +105.14 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(41.78 kr)
658.17 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +31.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 375.17 ¥
(31.35 kr)
393.31 ¥
(32.87 kr)
     +4.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 132.99 ¥
(11.11 kr)
218.80 ¥
(18.28 kr)
     +64.52 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 106.47 ¥
(8.90 kr)
197.43 ¥
(16.50 kr)
     +85.44 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 700.67 ¥
(58.55 kr)
466.62 ¥
(38.99 kr)
     -33.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 156.77 ¥
(13.10 kr)
226.83 ¥
(18.95 kr)
     +44.69 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 219.70 ¥
(18.36 kr)
125.06 ¥
(10.45 kr)
     -43.08 %
Eggs (12) 230.58 ¥
(19.27 kr)
311.12 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +34.93 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 886.05 ¥
(74.04 kr)
456.63 ¥
(38.16 kr)
     -48.46 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 387.36 ¥
(32.37 kr)
458.08 ¥
(38.28 kr)
     +18.26 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 847.00 ¥
(70.78 kr)
794.14 ¥
(66.36 kr)
     -6.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 306.53 ¥
(25.62 kr)
119.90 ¥
(10.02 kr)
     -60.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 143.76 ¥
(12.01 kr)
114.81 ¥
(9.59 kr)
     -20.14 %
Oranges (1 lb) 265.06 ¥
(22.15 kr)
110.78 ¥
(9.26 kr)
     -58.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 330.06 ¥
(27.58 kr)
132.53 ¥
(11.08 kr)
     -59.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 173.42 ¥
(14.49 kr)
50.90 ¥
(4.25 kr)
     -70.65 %
Onion (1 lb) 159.55 ¥
(13.33 kr)
59.05 ¥
(4.93 kr)
     -62.99 %
Lettuce (1 head) 189.46 ¥
(15.83 kr)
196.15 ¥
(16.39 kr)
     +3.53 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 141.05 ¥
(11.79 kr)
166.43 ¥
(13.91 kr)
     +18.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(100.28 kr)
957.33 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -20.22 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 281.81 ¥
(23.55 kr)
199.95 ¥
(16.71 kr)
     -29.05 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 387.41 ¥
(32.37 kr)
206.19 ¥
(17.23 kr)
     -46.78 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(37.60 kr)
682.10 ¥
(57.00 kr)
     +51.58 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(16.71 kr)
311.13 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +55.57 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,370.00 ¥
(783.01 kr)
9,334.00 ¥
(780.00 kr)
     -0.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(60.17 kr)
562.43 ¥
(47.00 kr)
     -21.88 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 524.65 ¥
(43.84 kr)
269.62 ¥
(22.53 kr)
     -48.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(253.20 kr)
5,971.37 ¥
(499.00 kr)
     +97.07 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 497.03 ¥
(41.53 kr)
603.52 ¥
(50.43 kr)
     +21.43 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(208,913.63 kr)
2,393,333.56 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     -4.27 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,750,000.00 ¥
(229,804.99 kr)
2,242,251.15 ¥
(187,374.73 kr)
     -18.46 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,314.29 ¥
(1,614.01 kr)
8,211.94 ¥
(686.23 kr)
     -57.48 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 44.38 ¥
(3.71 kr)
10.62 ¥
(0.89 kr)
     -76.07 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,048.40 ¥
(338.31 kr)
2,899.32 ¥
(242.28 kr)
     -28.38 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,790.43 ¥
(734.58 kr)
4,059.85 ¥
(339.26 kr)
     -53.82 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,539.47 ¥
(128.65 kr)
2,664.58 ¥
(222.67 kr)
     +73.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(150.42 kr)
1,436.00 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -20.22 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,506.25 ¥
(627.26 kr)
10,168.42 ¥
(849.73 kr)
     +35.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,171.95 ¥
(348.63 kr)
4,137.81 ¥
(345.78 kr)
     -0.82 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,413.16 ¥
(703.05 kr)
10,602.47 ¥
(886.00 kr)
     +26.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,965.82 ¥
(916.36 kr)
14,266.22 ¥
(1,192.16 kr)
     +30.10 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 93,147.29 ¥
(7,783.90 kr)
86,503.01 ¥
(7,228.66 kr)
     -7.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 58,329.89 ¥
(4,874.36 kr)
60,376.25 ¥
(5,045.37 kr)
     +3.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 205,437.44 ¥
(17,167.47 kr)
143,606.95 ¥
(12,000.58 kr)
     -30.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 118,094.50 ¥
(9,868.62 kr)
100,409.18 ¥
(8,390.74 kr)
     -14.98 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 93,015.57 ¥
(7,772.89 kr)
66,680.35 ¥
(5,572.17 kr)
     -28.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,938.54 ¥
(3,588.18 kr)
37,059.40 ¥
(3,096.89 kr)
     -13.69 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 263,713.60 ¥
(22,037.35 kr)
241,324.74 ¥
(20,166.41 kr)
     -8.49 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.51 2.05      +36.07 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:559998
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY