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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 3.44% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 5.64% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 11.72% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 58.97% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 16.30% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 12.72% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(55.99 kr)
    1,169.49 ¥
(81.85 kr)
     +46.19 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(279.97 kr)
    7,143.66 ¥
(500.00 kr)
     +78.59 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 650.00 ¥
(45.49 kr)
    985.82 ¥
(69.00 kr)
     +51.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 361.39 ¥
(25.29 kr)
    807.23 ¥
(56.50 kr)
     +123.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥
(35.00 kr)
    714.37 ¥
(50.00 kr)
     +42.87 %
Cappuccino (regular) 367.73 ¥
(25.74 kr)
    448.39 ¥
(31.38 kr)
     +21.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 133.57 ¥
(9.35 kr)
    250.45 ¥
(17.53 kr)
     +87.51 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 106.98 ¥
(7.49 kr)
    219.46 ¥
(15.36 kr)
     +105.15 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 694.06 ¥
(48.58 kr)
    514.91 ¥
(36.04 kr)
     -25.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 150.61 ¥
(10.54 kr)
    246.15 ¥
(17.23 kr)
     +63.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 211.95 ¥
(14.83 kr)
    144.05 ¥
(10.08 kr)
     -32.04 %
Eggs (12) 214.90 ¥
(15.04 kr)
    346.55 ¥
(24.26 kr)
     +61.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 823.85 ¥
(57.66 kr)
    510.53 ¥
(35.73 kr)
     -38.03 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 362.75 ¥
(25.39 kr)
    509.82 ¥
(35.68 kr)
     +40.54 %
Apples (1 lb) 257.55 ¥
(18.03 kr)
    135.81 ¥
(9.51 kr)
     -47.27 %
Oranges (1 lb) 206.02 ¥
(14.42 kr)
    129.32 ¥
(9.05 kr)
     -37.23 %
Tomato (1 lb) 312.07 ¥
(21.84 kr)
    137.35 ¥
(9.61 kr)
     -55.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 147.94 ¥
(10.35 kr)
    56.23 ¥
(3.94 kr)
     -61.99 %
Lettuce (1 head) 177.49 ¥
(12.42 kr)
    197.44 ¥
(13.82 kr)
     +11.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 141.10 ¥
(9.88 kr)
    188.97 ¥
(13.23 kr)
     +33.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(83.99 kr)
    1,142.99 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -4.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 280.92 ¥
(19.66 kr)
    227.36 ¥
(15.91 kr)
     -19.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 364.38 ¥
(25.50 kr)
    234.42 ¥
(16.41 kr)
     -35.67 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(31.50 kr)
    785.80 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +74.62 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(14.00 kr)
    357.18 ¥
(25.00 kr)
     +78.59 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,250.00 ¥
(647.43 kr)
    10,001.12 ¥
(700.00 kr)
     +8.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥
(48.99 kr)
    642.93 ¥
(45.00 kr)
     -8.15 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 466.71 ¥
(32.67 kr)
    305.81 ¥
(21.40 kr)
     -34.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥
(209.98 kr)
    6,357.86 ¥
(445.00 kr)
     +111.93 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 559.14 ¥
(39.14 kr)
    765.11 ¥
(53.55 kr)
     +36.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,640,000.00 ¥
(184,779.29 kr)
    2,714,589.93 ¥
(190,000.00 kr)
     +2.83 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 20,940.88 ¥
(1,465.70 kr)
    11,780.94 ¥
(824.57 kr)
     -43.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.22 ¥
(2.74 kr)
    13.05 ¥
(0.91 kr)
     -66.73 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,887.28 ¥
(272.08 kr)
    3,330.42 ¥
(233.10 kr)
     -14.33 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,334.43 ¥
(583.34 kr)
    4,495.92 ¥
(314.68 kr)
     -46.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,340.91 ¥
(93.85 kr)
    2,586.08 ¥
(181.01 kr)
     +92.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(125.99 kr)
    1,714.48 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -4.75 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,820.66 ¥
(547.38 kr)
    11,329.62 ¥
(792.98 kr)
     +44.87 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,934.62 ¥
(275.39 kr)
    4,682.11 ¥
(327.71 kr)
     +19.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,846.54 ¥
(619.19 kr)
    12,228.29 ¥
(855.88 kr)
     +38.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,476.60 ¥
(733.28 kr)
    14,832.82 ¥
(1,038.18 kr)
     +41.58 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 91,071.15 ¥
(6,374.27 kr)
    94,801.41 ¥
(6,635.36 kr)
     +4.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,689.51 ¥
(3,967.82 kr)
    63,943.23 ¥
(4,475.52 kr)
     +12.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 206,068.36 ¥
(14,423.17 kr)
    153,911.93 ¥
(10,772.63 kr)
     -25.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 123,795.83 ¥
(8,664.74 kr)
    109,418.82 ¥
(7,658.46 kr)
     -11.61 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 114,091.68 ¥
(7,985.52 kr)
    64,397.76 ¥
(4,507.34 kr)
     -43.56 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 57,698.36 ¥
(4,038.43 kr)
    37,600.16 ¥
(2,631.72 kr)
     -34.83 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 274,351.18 ¥
(19,202.43 kr)
    291,811.76 ¥
(20,424.53 kr)
     +6.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.74     2.44      +39.94 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2015September, 2015
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Currency: JPY