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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 22.25% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 10.33% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Sweden are 15.92% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 46.30% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 9.85% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 20.98% lower than in United States

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  United States  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     12.15 $      +21.50 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     76.80 $      +70.66 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     9.72 $      +49.54 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     7.65 $      +118.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     7.15 $      +42.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.67 $     4.41 $      +20.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.44 $      +51.46 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.20 $      +70.70 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.34 $      +33.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.76 $      +13.56 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     3.18 $      +6.03 %
Eggs (12) 2.30 $     3.46 $      +50.57 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     11.75 $      +23.33 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     11.62 $      +49.75 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     3.11 $      -18.51 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     2.87 $      -22.93 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.83 $     3.38 $      -11.88 %
Potato (1kg) 2.40 $     1.20 $      -50.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     1.96 $      +24.52 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.96 $      +10.76 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.36 $      -5.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     2.10 $      -8.73 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     2.18 $      -33.43 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     7.72 $      +28.65 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.57 $      +78.68 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     88.63 $      +26.61 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.43 $      +114.42 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.72 $      +10.42 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.80 $     62.18 $      +108.66 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.08 $      +116.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,815.00 $     26,445.19 $      +27.05 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.21 $     107.19 $      -33.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.14 $      -11.12 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.95 $     33.37 $      -28.91 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.40 $     45.73 $      +16.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.59 $     26.59 $      +43.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     15.72 $      +57.24 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.31 $     121.71 $      +194.65 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.22 $     44.69 $      +23.38 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.20 $     119.07 $      +54.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.43 $     137.27 $      +62.59 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,021.58 $     919.85 $      -9.96 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 767.84 $     588.56 $      -23.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,730.96 $     1,516.52 $      -12.39 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,304.78 $     1,030.34 $      -21.03 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,913.18 $     6,959.45 $      +263.76 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,258.06 $     3,877.25 $      +208.19 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,297.54 $     2,874.94 $      -12.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     3.14      -25.33 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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