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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 0.45% higher than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 3.25% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 13.50% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 72.56% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 7.17% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 13.53% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥     1,265.20 ¥      +58.15 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥     8,186.58 ¥      +104.66 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 650.00 ¥     1,027.04 ¥      +58.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 380.00 ¥     803.77 ¥      +111.52 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     744.23 ¥      +48.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 368.25 ¥     458.33 ¥      +24.46 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 132.77 ¥     254.52 ¥      +91.70 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 105.77 ¥     228.90 ¥      +116.42 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 184.04 ¥     138.66 ¥      -24.66 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 175.50 ¥     291.69 ¥      +66.21 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 478.49 ¥     332.65 ¥      -30.48 %
Eggs (12) 215.07 ¥     363.26 ¥      +68.90 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,783.57 ¥     1,220.38 ¥      -31.58 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 858.05 ¥     1,210.47 ¥      +41.07 %
Apples (1kg) 535.35 ¥     322.12 ¥      -39.83 %
Oranges (1kg) 458.23 ¥     294.20 ¥      -35.80 %
Tomato (1kg) 604.93 ¥     349.72 ¥      -42.19 %
Potato (1kg) 322.16 ¥     126.61 ¥      -60.70 %
Lettuce (1 head) 183.56 ¥     209.37 ¥      +14.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 139.24 ¥     205.62 ¥      +47.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥     1,175.89 ¥      -2.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 268.73 ¥     221.30 ¥      -17.65 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 319.26 ¥     228.65 ¥      -28.38 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     803.77 ¥      +82.68 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥     372.12 ¥      +86.06 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥     9,675.05 ¥      -3.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥     669.81 ¥      -4.31 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 316.00 ¥     178.62 ¥      -43.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥     6,623.69 ¥      +120.79 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 153.74 ¥     216.51 ¥      +40.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,735,737.53 ¥      +3.43 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 20,073.83 ¥     11,428.57 ¥      -43.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 52.38 ¥     13.91 ¥      -73.44 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,740.30 ¥     3,497.56 ¥      -6.49 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,545.45 ¥     4,681.01 ¥      -45.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,466.67 ¥     2,793.90 ¥      +90.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,637.32 ¥      -9.04 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,852.39 ¥     12,355.01 ¥      +57.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,612.96 ¥     4,744.30 ¥      +2.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 7,983.23 ¥     12,365.53 ¥      +54.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,860.00 ¥     14,518.77 ¥      +47.25 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 99,486.66 ¥     96,343.51 ¥      -3.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,219.51 ¥     60,990.63 ¥      +2.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 208,862.14 ¥     157,419.89 ¥      -24.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 120,593.75 ¥     107,537.20 ¥      -10.83 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 608,946.94 ¥     703,428.88 ¥      +15.52 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 390,562.46 ¥     384,737.89 ¥      -1.49 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 278,816.95 ¥     306,248.37 ¥      +9.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.00     3.11      +55.61 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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