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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 7.05% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 8.79% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 13.92% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 65.03% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 21.54% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 11.67% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(57.69 kr)
1,247.97 ¥
(90.00 kr)
     +56.00 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,139.21 ¥
(298.51 kr)
7,834.47 ¥
(565.00 kr)
     +89.27 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(46.88 kr)
970.64 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +49.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 380.00 ¥
(27.40 kr)
831.98 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +118.94 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥
(36.06 kr)
693.32 ¥
(50.00 kr)
     +38.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 371.96 ¥
(26.82 kr)
444.24 ¥
(32.04 kr)
     +19.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 134.73 ¥
(9.72 kr)
249.10 ¥
(17.96 kr)
     +84.88 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 106.92 ¥
(7.71 kr)
222.53 ¥
(16.05 kr)
     +108.13 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 689.21 ¥
(49.70 kr)
523.03 ¥
(37.72 kr)
     -24.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 155.94 ¥
(11.25 kr)
250.68 ¥
(18.08 kr)
     +60.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 210.28 ¥
(15.17 kr)
141.78 ¥
(10.22 kr)
     -32.58 %
Eggs (12) 224.19 ¥
(16.17 kr)
349.88 ¥
(25.23 kr)
     +56.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 875.79 ¥
(63.16 kr)
509.95 ¥
(36.78 kr)
     -41.77 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 371.47 ¥
(26.79 kr)
510.64 ¥
(36.83 kr)
     +37.46 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,050.82 ¥
(75.78 kr)
850.94 ¥
(61.37 kr)
     -19.02 %
Apples (1 lb) 290.08 ¥
(20.92 kr)
135.87 ¥
(9.80 kr)
     -53.16 %
Banana (1 lb) 162.50 ¥
(11.72 kr)
134.11 ¥
(9.67 kr)
     -17.47 %
Oranges (1 lb) 228.99 ¥
(16.51 kr)
126.86 ¥
(9.15 kr)
     -44.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 326.27 ¥
(23.53 kr)
143.36 ¥
(10.34 kr)
     -56.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 166.29 ¥
(11.99 kr)
56.42 ¥
(4.07 kr)
     -66.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 171.65 ¥
(12.38 kr)
65.16 ¥
(4.70 kr)
     -62.04 %
Lettuce (1 head) 184.14 ¥
(13.28 kr)
204.24 ¥
(14.73 kr)
     +10.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 144.93 ¥
(10.45 kr)
189.44 ¥
(13.66 kr)
     +30.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(86.54 kr)
1,109.31 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -7.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 271.67 ¥
(19.59 kr)
226.04 ¥
(16.30 kr)
     -16.80 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 379.08 ¥
(27.34 kr)
229.93 ¥
(16.58 kr)
     -39.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(32.45 kr)
762.65 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +69.48 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(15.14 kr)
346.66 ¥
(25.00 kr)
     +65.08 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(721.17 kr)
10,399.74 ¥
(750.00 kr)
     +4.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥
(50.48 kr)
623.98 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -10.86 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 ¥
(34.82 kr)
294.79 ¥
(21.26 kr)
     -38.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,015.00 ¥
(217.43 kr)
6,336.91 ¥
(457.00 kr)
     +110.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 538.81 ¥
(38.86 kr)
711.99 ¥
(51.35 kr)
     +32.14 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,600,000.00 ¥
(187,504.61 kr)
2,716,413.25 ¥
(195,900.00 kr)
     +4.48 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,029.28 ¥
(1,444.45 kr)
9,820.36 ¥
(708.22 kr)
     -50.97 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.46 ¥
(2.85 kr)
13.63 ¥
(0.98 kr)
     -65.47 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,103.48 ¥
(295.93 kr)
3,323.90 ¥
(239.71 kr)
     -19.00 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,589.03 ¥
(619.42 kr)
4,562.12 ¥
(329.01 kr)
     -46.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,336.67 ¥
(96.40 kr)
2,922.53 ¥
(210.76 kr)
     +118.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(129.81 kr)
1,663.96 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -7.56 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,657.72 ¥
(552.25 kr)
11,326.73 ¥
(816.85 kr)
     +47.91 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,038.50 ¥
(291.25 kr)
4,660.66 ¥
(336.11 kr)
     +15.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,494.49 ¥
(612.60 kr)
12,115.73 ¥
(873.75 kr)
     +42.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,333.62 ¥
(745.23 kr)
15,813.16 ¥
(1,140.40 kr)
     +53.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 95,178.56 ¥
(6,864.01 kr)
94,772.39 ¥
(6,834.72 kr)
     -0.43 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,221.85 ¥
(4,270.91 kr)
64,812.16 ¥
(4,674.07 kr)
     +9.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 216,447.69 ¥
(15,609.59 kr)
158,294.28 ¥
(11,415.73 kr)
     -26.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 126,624.20 ¥
(9,131.78 kr)
110,356.70 ¥
(7,958.61 kr)
     -12.85 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 137,756.84 ¥
(9,934.63 kr)
77,144.52 ¥
(5,563.44 kr)
     -44.00 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 65,009.71 ¥
(4,688.32 kr)
41,232.16 ¥
(2,973.55 kr)
     -36.58 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 268,049.40 ¥
(19,330.96 kr)
273,022.24 ¥
(19,689.59 kr)
     +1.86 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.76 2.19      +24.56 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:502796
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY