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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 3.64% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 4.96% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 8.92% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 64.17% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 11.57% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 15.83% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥     1,143.41 ¥      +42.93 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥     7,860.97 ¥      +96.52 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥     986.19 ¥      +51.72 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 380.00 ¥     786.10 ¥      +106.87 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     714.63 ¥      +42.93 %
Cappuccino (regular) 363.49 ¥     445.53 ¥      +22.57 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 132.45 ¥     243.54 ¥      +83.87 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 105.86 ¥     220.69 ¥      +108.47 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 184.66 ¥     135.46 ¥      -26.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 169.88 ¥     281.70 ¥      +65.82 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 450.33 ¥     329.49 ¥      -26.83 %
Eggs (12) 219.45 ¥     344.98 ¥      +57.20 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,742.53 ¥     1,138.86 ¥      -34.64 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 829.33 ¥     1,154.10 ¥      +39.16 %
Apples (1kg) 503.50 ¥     300.99 ¥      -40.22 %
Oranges (1kg) 445.60 ¥     285.23 ¥      -35.99 %
Tomato (1kg) 601.82 ¥     310.79 ¥      -48.36 %
Potato (1kg) 307.77 ¥     121.71 ¥      -60.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 174.35 ¥     199.16 ¥      +14.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 137.22 ¥     191.86 ¥      +39.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,175.00 ¥     1,071.95 ¥      -8.77 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 278.39 ¥     216.53 ¥      -22.22 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 344.82 ¥     222.44 ¥      -35.49 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     786.10 ¥      +78.66 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥     357.32 ¥      +78.66 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥     8,432.68 ¥      -15.67 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 665.00 ¥     643.17 ¥      -3.28 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 320.00 ¥     181.66 ¥      -43.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥     6,360.24 ¥      +112.01 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 157.05 ¥     207.07 ¥      +31.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,572,681.76 ¥      -2.73 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 21,354.14 ¥     10,917.44 ¥      -48.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 42.67 ¥     13.40 ¥      -68.61 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,879.49 ¥     3,354.13 ¥      -13.54 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,462.07 ¥     4,339.96 ¥      -48.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,486.36 ¥     2,673.00 ¥      +79.83 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,643.66 ¥      -8.69 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,903.34 ¥     11,535.98 ¥      +45.96 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,330.16 ¥     4,536.73 ¥      +4.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 7,962.79 ¥     11,825.85 ¥      +48.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,475.86 ¥     13,995.84 ¥      +47.70 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 85,738.48 ¥     88,230.55 ¥      +2.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 51,750.00 ¥     57,057.49 ¥      +10.26 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 179,000.12 ¥     145,799.04 ¥      -18.55 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 117,709.68 ¥     103,083.38 ¥      -12.43 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 611,880.13 ¥     565,746.42 ¥      -7.54 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 384,131.01 ¥     370,587.40 ¥      -3.53 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 263,200.06 ¥     289,739.60 ¥      +10.08 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.90     2.99      +57.13 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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