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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 0.57% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 4.18% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 14.21% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 71.02% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 8.18% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 14.54% higher than in Japan

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  Japan  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥     1,261.56 ¥      +57.70 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥     8,163.04 ¥      +104.08 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 650.00 ¥     1,024.09 ¥      +57.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 365.00 ¥     801.46 ¥      +119.58 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 500.00 ¥     742.09 ¥      +48.42 %
Cappuccino (regular) 367.98 ¥     456.89 ¥      +24.16 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 132.66 ¥     252.97 ¥      +90.69 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 105.85 ¥     227.42 ¥      +114.86 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 183.92 ¥     138.29 ¥      -24.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 175.50 ¥     290.86 ¥      +65.74 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 478.17 ¥     332.18 ¥      -30.53 %
Eggs (12) 215.07 ¥     360.71 ¥      +67.72 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 1,783.57 ¥     1,213.99 ¥      -31.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 857.01 ¥     1,207.06 ¥      +40.85 %
Apples (1kg) 534.93 ¥     321.17 ¥      -39.96 %
Oranges (1kg) 457.78 ¥     293.32 ¥      -35.93 %
Tomato (1kg) 604.13 ¥     346.55 ¥      -42.64 %
Potato (1kg) 321.81 ¥     126.26 ¥      -60.77 %
Lettuce (1 head) 183.45 ¥     208.78 ¥      +13.81 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 139.17 ¥     205.03 ¥      +47.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥     1,172.51 ¥      -2.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 268.55 ¥     220.66 ¥      -17.83 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 319.26 ¥     228.00 ¥      -28.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 440.00 ¥     801.46 ¥      +82.15 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥     371.05 ¥      +85.52 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥     9,610.12 ¥      -3.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥     667.88 ¥      -4.59 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 316.00 ¥     178.10 ¥      -43.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 ¥     6,604.64 ¥      +120.15 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 153.74 ¥     216.02 ¥      +40.52 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,645,000.00 ¥     2,739,184.11 ¥      +3.56 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 20,073.83 ¥     11,395.71 ¥      -43.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 52.38 ¥     13.91 ¥      -73.45 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,738.17 ¥     3,487.51 ¥      -6.71 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,545.45 ¥     4,692.63 ¥      -45.09 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,466.67 ¥     2,786.05 ¥      +89.96 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥     1,632.61 ¥      -9.30 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,845.52 ¥     12,320.02 ¥      +57.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,609.87 ¥     4,730.12 ¥      +2.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 7,983.23 ¥     12,330.50 ¥      +54.46 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 9,860.00 ¥     14,477.54 ¥      +46.83 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 98,393.57 ¥     96,037.73 ¥      -2.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 59,219.51 ¥     60,818.04 ¥      +2.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 208,707.61 ¥     156,967.24 ¥      -24.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 120,593.75 ¥     107,215.59 ¥      -11.09 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 608,028.30 ¥     691,762.59 ¥      +13.77 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 390,409.23 ¥     378,250.28 ¥      -3.11 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 278,344.84 ¥     305,467.44 ¥      +9.74 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.00     3.11      +55.74 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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