Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Stockholm 

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Consumer Prices in Stockholm are 23.0% higher than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Stockholm are 24.5% higher than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 27.8% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 90.2% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 0.6% higher than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 10.5% lower than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(68.65 kr)
2,185.11 ¥
(150.00 kr)
     +118.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 7,125.00 ¥
(489.11 kr)
13,037.84 ¥
(895.00 kr)
     +83.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 785.00 ¥
(53.89 kr)
1,507.73 ¥
(103.50 kr)
     +92.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 350.00 ¥
(24.03 kr)
1,092.56 ¥
(75.00 kr)
     +212.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 700.00 ¥
(48.05 kr)
1,019.72 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +45.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 480.34 ¥
(32.97 kr)
650.16 ¥
(44.63 kr)
     +35.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 169.42 ¥
(11.63 kr)
354.04 ¥
(24.30 kr)
     +109.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 111.06 ¥
(7.62 kr)
323.49 ¥
(22.21 kr)
     +191.3 %
Markets
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 890.22 ¥
(61.11 kr)
867.75 ¥
(59.57 kr)
     -2.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 252.17 ¥
(17.31 kr)
390.07 ¥
(26.78 kr)
     +54.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 228.42 ¥
(15.68 kr)
259.13 ¥
(17.79 kr)
     +13.4 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 337.30 ¥
(23.15 kr)
641.32 ¥
(44.02 kr)
     +90.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,127.70 ¥
(77.41 kr)
757.52 ¥
(52.00 kr)
     -32.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 470.40 ¥
(32.29 kr)
848.36 ¥
(58.24 kr)
     +80.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,274.60 ¥
(87.50 kr)
1,333.15 ¥
(91.52 kr)
     +4.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 348.92 ¥
(23.95 kr)
218.26 ¥
(14.98 kr)
     -37.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 168.18 ¥
(11.54 kr)
183.81 ¥
(12.62 kr)
     +9.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 398.15 ¥
(27.33 kr)
217.75 ¥
(14.95 kr)
     -45.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 350.07 ¥
(24.03 kr)
313.83 ¥
(21.54 kr)
     -10.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 199.37 ¥
(13.69 kr)
106.11 ¥
(7.28 kr)
     -46.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 187.86 ¥
(12.90 kr)
124.25 ¥
(8.53 kr)
     -33.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 208.32 ¥
(14.30 kr)
363.54 ¥
(24.96 kr)
     +74.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 133.04 ¥
(9.13 kr)
218.41 ¥
(14.99 kr)
     +64.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 ¥
(68.65 kr)
1,748.09 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     +74.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 309.80 ¥
(21.27 kr)
291.61 ¥
(20.02 kr)
     -5.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 463.33 ¥
(31.81 kr)
329.75 ¥
(22.64 kr)
     -28.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 600.00 ¥
(41.19 kr)
1,034.29 ¥
(71.00 kr)
     +72.4 %
Transportation
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(13.73 kr)
611.83 ¥
(42.00 kr)
     +205.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 6,800.00 ¥
(466.79 kr)
14,858.77 ¥
(1,020.00 kr)
     +118.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 500.00 ¥
(34.32 kr)
859.48 ¥
(59.00 kr)
     +71.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 708.11 ¥
(48.61 kr)
761.93 ¥
(52.30 kr)
     +7.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,789.47 ¥
(260.13 kr)
8,230.59 ¥
(565.00 kr)
     +117.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 651.63 ¥
(44.73 kr)
1,088.07 ¥
(74.69 kr)
     +67.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,271,000.00 ¥
(224,542.11 kr)
4,501,333.88 ¥
(309,000.00 kr)
     +37.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,348,235.29 ¥
(161,197.71 kr)
4,679,177.84 ¥
(321,208.33 kr)
     +99.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 28,098.63 ¥
(1,928.87 kr)
22,779.12 ¥
(1,563.70 kr)
     -18.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 4,020.33 ¥
(275.98 kr)
3,848.57 ¥
(264.19 kr)
     -4.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,948.62 ¥
(339.70 kr)
4,484.95 ¥
(307.88 kr)
     -9.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,864.83 ¥
(608.54 kr)
6,009.63 ¥
(412.54 kr)
     -32.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,990.59 ¥
(205.29 kr)
5,460.61 ¥
(374.85 kr)
     +82.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,900.00 ¥
(130.43 kr)
2,330.79 ¥
(160.00 kr)
     +22.7 %
Childcare
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 76,084.62 ¥
(5,222.93 kr)
20,858.93 ¥
(1,431.89 kr)
     -72.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,267,000.00 ¥
(155,621.20 kr)
1,187,255.94 ¥
(81,500.75 kr)
     -47.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,864.11 ¥
(539.84 kr)
12,281.17 ¥
(843.06 kr)
     +56.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,498.33 ¥
(377.44 kr)
6,491.51 ¥
(445.62 kr)
     +18.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 9,499.13 ¥
(652.08 kr)
14,646.51 ¥
(1,005.43 kr)
     +54.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 12,124.00 ¥
(832.27 kr)
21,471.80 ¥
(1,473.96 kr)
     +77.1 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 143,827.59 ¥
(9,873.23 kr)
232,414.53 ¥
(15,954.40 kr)
     +61.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 85,896.55 ¥
(5,896.48 kr)
156,691.79 ¥
(10,756.31 kr)
     +82.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 394,307.69 ¥
(27,067.77 kr)
370,419.68 ¥
(25,427.95 kr)
     -6.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 164,567.32 ¥
(11,296.94 kr)
251,060.44 ¥
(17,234.38 kr)
     +52.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 106,786.62 ¥
(7,330.51 kr)
142,143.06 ¥
(9,757.60 kr)
     +33.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 59,068.42 ¥
(4,054.83 kr)
79,081.56 ¥
(5,428.66 kr)
     +33.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 447,972.89 ¥
(30,751.69 kr)
499,008.39 ¥
(34,255.09 kr)
     +11.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.68 4.54      +169.6 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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