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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 26.08% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 13.54% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Sweden are 14.14% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 50.83% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 12.17% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 19.64% lower than in United States

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  United States  Sweden      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     12.44 $      +24.44 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     80.52 $      +78.93 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     9.96 $      +53.15 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     7.38 $      +110.95 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     7.32 $      +46.40 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     4.54 $      +23.94 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.60 $     2.48 $      +54.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.28 $     2.27 $      +76.85 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.36 $      +35.42 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     2.82 $      +16.02 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.01 $     3.24 $      +7.57 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     3.57 $      +56.03 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.54 $     11.96 $      +25.41 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.77 $     11.86 $      +52.65 %
Apples (1kg) 3.80 $     3.14 $      -17.36 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.71 $     2.94 $      -20.84 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     3.49 $      -9.04 %
Potato (1kg) 2.39 $     1.22 $      -48.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     2.04 $      +30.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     2.02 $      +14.55 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     11.57 $      -3.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.32 $     2.15 $      -7.15 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     2.22 $      -32.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     7.76 $      +29.32 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.66 $      +83.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     101.01 $      +44.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     6.59 $      +119.60 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     1.76 $      +13.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     64.56 $      +122.63 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.14 $      +122.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,807.50 $     26,928.77 $      +29.42 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.78 $     111.04 $      -30.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.15 $      -1.58 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.76 $     33.71 $      -27.91 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.50 $     47.69 $      +20.72 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.42 $     28.15 $      +52.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     16.10 $      +61.04 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.12 $     124.29 $      +202.31 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.54 $     46.81 $      +28.12 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.92 $     120.11 $      +56.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.41 $     139.91 $      +65.75 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,018.32 $     927.23 $      -8.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 765.62 $     601.10 $      -21.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,729.35 $     1,549.48 $      -10.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,300.49 $     1,055.50 $      -18.84 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,943.35 $     7,252.68 $      +273.21 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,252.72 $     4,003.61 $      +219.59 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,298.60 $     3,009.50 $      -8.76 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.18     3.19      -23.83 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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