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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 24.91% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 12.42% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Sweden are 15.16% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 49.86% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 11.40% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 19.79% lower than in United States

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  United States  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     12.32 $      +23.22 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     79.73 $      +77.19 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     9.86 $      +51.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     7.50 $      +114.33 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     7.25 $      +44.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     4.49 $      +22.63 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.46 $      +53.36 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     2.24 $      +74.49 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.34 $      +34.02 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.42 $     2.80 $      +15.45 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     3.21 $      +6.79 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     3.52 $      +53.85 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.57 $     11.87 $      +24.00 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.77 $     11.79 $      +51.76 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     3.11 $      -18.47 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.72 $     2.91 $      -21.74 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.83 $     3.45 $      -10.05 %
Potato (1kg) 2.38 $     1.21 $      -49.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     2.02 $      +29.11 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $     2.01 $      +13.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.45 $      -4.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     2.13 $      -7.63 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     2.20 $      -32.58 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     7.68 $      +28.06 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.62 $      +81.21 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     97.13 $      +38.76 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.52 $      +117.45 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.74 $      +11.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     63.50 $      +118.95 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.12 $      +120.22 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,800.00 $     26,737.79 $      +28.55 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.45 $     108.26 $      -32.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.15 $      -3.67 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.67 $     33.27 $      -28.71 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.52 $     46.91 $      +18.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.42 $     27.28 $      +48.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     15.95 $      +59.47 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.08 $     123.46 $      +200.57 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.43 $     46.99 $      +28.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.86 $     119.30 $      +55.22 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.35 $     138.72 $      +64.46 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,017.98 $     914.55 $      -10.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 765.14 $     593.41 $      -22.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,727.55 $     1,520.45 $      -11.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,299.54 $     1,044.04 $      -19.66 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,934.59 $     7,181.92 $      +271.24 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,253.84 $     3,949.52 $      +214.99 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,297.54 $     2,973.34 $      -9.83 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     3.16      -24.37 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014July, 2014
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