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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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City in Japan:
City in Sweden:
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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 17.35% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 17.38% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 17.50% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 47.94% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 30.35% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 9.16% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(66.59 kr)
1,081.17 ¥
(90.00 kr)
     +35.15 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,100.00 ¥
(341.30 kr)
7,207.79 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +75.80 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(54.11 kr)
840.91 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +29.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(31.63 kr)
720.78 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +89.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(41.62 kr)
660.71 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +32.14 %
Cappuccino (regular) 376.47 ¥
(31.34 kr)
393.44 ¥
(32.75 kr)
     +4.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 134.88 ¥
(11.23 kr)
222.27 ¥
(18.50 kr)
     +64.79 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 107.22 ¥
(8.92 kr)
197.60 ¥
(16.45 kr)
     +84.30 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 698.93 ¥
(58.18 kr)
464.01 ¥
(38.63 kr)
     -33.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 154.58 ¥
(12.87 kr)
222.48 ¥
(18.52 kr)
     +43.93 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 211.57 ¥
(17.61 kr)
126.65 ¥
(10.54 kr)
     -40.14 %
Eggs (12) 229.90 ¥
(19.14 kr)
311.78 ¥
(25.95 kr)
     +35.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 906.84 ¥
(75.49 kr)
454.07 ¥
(37.80 kr)
     -49.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 392.54 ¥
(32.68 kr)
450.64 ¥
(37.51 kr)
     +14.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 888.15 ¥
(73.93 kr)
784.71 ¥
(65.32 kr)
     -11.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 305.56 ¥
(25.44 kr)
119.89 ¥
(9.98 kr)
     -60.76 %
Banana (1 lb) 151.12 ¥
(12.58 kr)
115.74 ¥
(9.63 kr)
     -23.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 272.32 ¥
(22.67 kr)
111.45 ¥
(9.28 kr)
     -59.07 %
Tomato (1 lb) 332.78 ¥
(27.70 kr)
130.98 ¥
(10.90 kr)
     -60.64 %
Potato (1 lb) 177.58 ¥
(14.78 kr)
50.94 ¥
(4.24 kr)
     -71.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 182.36 ¥
(15.18 kr)
60.11 ¥
(5.00 kr)
     -67.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 190.39 ¥
(15.85 kr)
189.20 ¥
(15.75 kr)
     -0.63 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 142.66 ¥
(11.88 kr)
163.82 ¥
(13.64 kr)
     +14.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(99.89 kr)
961.04 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -19.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 287.18 ¥
(23.91 kr)
196.95 ¥
(16.39 kr)
     -31.42 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 391.63 ¥
(32.60 kr)
204.99 ¥
(17.06 kr)
     -47.66 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(37.46 kr)
660.71 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +46.83 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(16.65 kr)
312.34 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +56.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,370.00 ¥
(779.99 kr)
9,370.12 ¥
(780.00 kr)
     +0.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(59.94 kr)
540.58 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -24.92 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 531.08 ¥
(44.21 kr)
270.66 ¥
(22.53 kr)
     -49.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(252.23 kr)
5,982.46 ¥
(498.00 kr)
     +97.44 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 505.83 ¥
(42.11 kr)
609.01 ¥
(50.70 kr)
     +20.40 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,480,000.00 ¥
(206,443.42 kr)
2,402,595.36 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     -3.12 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,163.07 ¥
(1,595.20 kr)
8,456.09 ¥
(703.91 kr)
     -55.87 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.78 ¥
(3.64 kr)
11.55 ¥
(0.96 kr)
     -73.62 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,011.86 ¥
(333.96 kr)
2,869.91 ¥
(238.90 kr)
     -28.46 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,786.67 ¥
(731.43 kr)
4,093.91 ¥
(340.79 kr)
     -53.41 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,486.84 ¥
(123.77 kr)
2,630.23 ¥
(218.95 kr)
     +76.90 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(149.84 kr)
1,441.56 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -19.91 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,501.58 ¥
(624.46 kr)
10,058.09 ¥
(837.27 kr)
     +34.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,113.31 ¥
(342.41 kr)
4,109.73 ¥
(342.11 kr)
     -0.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,343.40 ¥
(694.53 kr)
10,651.34 ¥
(886.65 kr)
     +27.66 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,637.86 ¥
(885.53 kr)
14,205.11 ¥
(1,182.48 kr)
     +33.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 91,825.10 ¥
(7,643.83 kr)
83,839.72 ¥
(6,979.10 kr)
     -8.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,967.73 ¥
(4,742.18 kr)
59,026.14 ¥
(4,913.53 kr)
     +3.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 196,795.45 ¥
(16,381.91 kr)
138,933.61 ¥
(11,565.29 kr)
     -29.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 115,951.82 ¥
(9,652.21 kr)
98,682.67 ¥
(8,214.67 kr)
     -14.89 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 90,157.79 ¥
(7,505.03 kr)
66,703.13 ¥
(5,552.59 kr)
     -26.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,345.50 ¥
(3,524.98 kr)
37,810.07 ¥
(3,147.44 kr)
     -10.71 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 266,313.32 ¥
(22,168.80 kr)
240,180.31 ¥
(19,993.40 kr)
     -9.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.53 2.09      +36.50 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:564937
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY