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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 6.10% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 7.91% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 13.25% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 56.77% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 14.61% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 18.75% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥     1,099.25 ¥      +37.41 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥     7,557.32 ¥      +88.93 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥     948.10 ¥      +45.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 355.97 ¥     755.73 ¥      +112.30 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     687.03 ¥      +37.41 %
Cappuccino (regular) 365.35 ¥     426.75 ¥      +16.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 132.12 ¥     238.65 ¥      +80.63 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 105.02 ¥     214.61 ¥      +104.36 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 183.79 ¥     129.49 ¥      -29.55 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 169.86 ¥     267.20 ¥      +57.30 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 433.27 ¥     311.76 ¥      -28.04 %
Eggs (12) 216.28 ¥     326.68 ¥      +51.04 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,668.23 ¥     1,094.55 ¥      -34.39 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 801.80 ¥     1,098.18 ¥      +36.97 %
Apples (1kg) 506.80 ¥     288.66 ¥      -43.04 %
Oranges (1kg) 428.56 ¥     274.05 ¥      -36.05 %
Tomato (1kg) 619.77 ¥     300.28 ¥      -51.55 %
Potato (1kg) 305.81 ¥     119.76 ¥      -60.84 %
Lettuce (1 head) 172.43 ¥     194.70 ¥      +12.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 128.58 ¥     182.77 ¥      +42.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥     1,085.51 ¥      -9.54 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 277.82 ¥     211.96 ¥      -23.71 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 339.66 ¥     218.78 ¥      -35.59 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     755.73 ¥      +71.76 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥     343.51 ¥      +71.76 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,000.00 ¥     8,244.35 ¥      -8.40 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 670.00 ¥     618.33 ¥      -7.71 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 300.00 ¥     164.89 ¥      -45.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥     6,114.56 ¥      +103.82 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 156.04 ¥     196.91 ¥      +26.19 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,473,303.79 ¥      -6.49 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 20,318.32 ¥     10,373.93 ¥      -48.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 42.49 ¥     12.63 ¥      -70.27 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,713.31 ¥     3,245.27 ¥      -12.60 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,462.07 ¥     4,126.23 ¥      -51.24 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,485.00 ¥     2,487.49 ¥      +67.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,580.17 ¥      -12.21 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,774.78 ¥     11,079.18 ¥      +42.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,284.25 ¥     4,307.10 ¥      +0.53 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 8,152.23 ¥     11,846.89 ¥      +45.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,325.93 ¥     13,731.74 ¥      +47.24 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 84,640.95 ¥     86,226.33 ¥      +1.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 49,787.88 ¥     55,194.92 ¥      +10.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 187,547.87 ¥     140,866.84 ¥      -24.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 114,620.69 ¥     98,805.31 ¥      -13.80 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 622,316.62 ¥     541,462.87 ¥      -12.99 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 356,699.83 ¥     345,783.43 ¥      -3.06 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 255,619.96 ¥     279,526.56 ¥      +9.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.84     2.85      +54.51 %
 
Last updateApril, 2015April, 2015
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