Cost of Living Comparison Between Tokyo and Stockholm 

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Consumer Prices in Stockholm are 3.7% lower than in Tokyo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Stockholm are 0.4% lower than in Tokyo
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 7.6% higher than in Tokyo
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 52.8% higher than in Tokyo
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 21.3% lower than in Tokyo
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 5.0% higher than in Tokyo
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Restaurants
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 ¥
(80.58 kr)
1,613.28 ¥
(130.00 kr)
     +61.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 6,225.00 ¥
(501.62 kr)
9,927.88 ¥
(800.00 kr)
     +59.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 ¥
(56.41 kr)
1,116.89 ¥
(90.00 kr)
     +59.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 570.00 ¥
(45.93 kr)
868.69 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +52.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 700.00 ¥
(56.41 kr)
868.69 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +24.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 462.70 ¥
(37.29 kr)
515.01 ¥
(41.50 kr)
     +11.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 165.97 ¥
(13.37 kr)
291.63 ¥
(23.50 kr)
     +75.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 120.08 ¥
(9.68 kr)
278.69 ¥
(22.46 kr)
     +132.1 %
Markets
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 733.41 ¥
(59.10 kr)
719.20 ¥
(57.95 kr)
     -1.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 184.99 ¥
(14.91 kr)
334.21 ¥
(26.93 kr)
     +80.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 202.39 ¥
(16.31 kr)
164.34 ¥
(13.24 kr)
     -18.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 259.67 ¥
(20.92 kr)
495.84 ¥
(39.96 kr)
     +90.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 912.52 ¥
(73.53 kr)
583.99 ¥
(47.06 kr)
     -36.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 505.89 ¥
(40.77 kr)
682.18 ¥
(54.97 kr)
     +34.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,427.00 ¥
(114.99 kr)
1,126.28 ¥
(90.76 kr)
     -21.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 430.52 ¥
(34.69 kr)
177.66 ¥
(14.32 kr)
     -58.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 201.41 ¥
(16.23 kr)
150.93 ¥
(12.16 kr)
     -25.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 415.48 ¥
(33.48 kr)
153.38 ¥
(12.36 kr)
     -63.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 287.41 ¥
(23.16 kr)
229.87 ¥
(18.52 kr)
     -20.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 274.06 ¥
(22.08 kr)
82.27 ¥
(6.63 kr)
     -70.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 234.10 ¥
(18.86 kr)
78.14 ¥
(6.30 kr)
     -66.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 197.00 ¥
(15.87 kr)
300.92 ¥
(24.25 kr)
     +52.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 132.96 ¥
(10.71 kr)
190.54 ¥
(15.35 kr)
     +43.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(96.70 kr)
1,365.08 ¥
(110.00 kr)
     +13.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 293.30 ¥
(23.63 kr)
260.00 ¥
(20.95 kr)
     -11.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 390.00 ¥
(31.43 kr)
307.49 ¥
(24.78 kr)
     -21.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 600.00 ¥
(48.35 kr)
862.48 ¥
(69.50 kr)
     +43.7 %
Transportation
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(16.12 kr)
483.98 ¥
(39.00 kr)
     +142.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ¥
(805.81 kr)
12,037.55 ¥
(970.00 kr)
     +20.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 475.00 ¥
(38.28 kr)
682.54 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +43.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 675.92 ¥
(54.47 kr)
559.21 ¥
(45.06 kr)
     -17.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,388.00 ¥
(273.01 kr)
6,329.02 ¥
(510.00 kr)
     +86.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 632.85 ¥
(51.00 kr)
1,031.87 ¥
(83.15 kr)
     +63.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,700,000.00 ¥
(217,569.20 kr)
3,722,953.40 ¥
(300,000.00 kr)
     +37.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,348,500.00 ¥
(189,244.92 kr)
4,017,687.21 ¥
(323,750.00 kr)
     +71.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 23,575.42 ¥
(1,899.74 kr)
15,314.40 ¥
(1,234.05 kr)
     -35.0 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 52.22 ¥
(4.21 kr)
17.73 ¥
(1.43 kr)
     -66.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,565.64 ¥
(367.90 kr)
4,410.55 ¥
(355.41 kr)
     -3.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,309.09 ¥
(750.14 kr)
5,594.04 ¥
(450.77 kr)
     -39.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,000.00 ¥
(241.74 kr)
4,343.45 ¥
(350.00 kr)
     +44.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(145.05 kr)
1,861.48 ¥
(150.00 kr)
     +3.4 %
Childcare
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 64,444.44 ¥
(5,193.01 kr)
17,552.75 ¥
(1,414.42 kr)
     -72.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,180,000.00 ¥
(175,666.99 kr)
1,085,861.41 ¥
(87,500.00 kr)
     -50.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,135.41 ¥
(494.40 kr)
10,967.20 ¥
(883.75 kr)
     +78.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,169.35 ¥
(416.55 kr)
5,101.01 ¥
(411.05 kr)
     -1.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,737.50 ¥
(704.08 kr)
12,423.81 ¥
(1,001.12 kr)
     +42.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 13,884.21 ¥
(1,118.81 kr)
16,553.74 ¥
(1,333.92 kr)
     +19.2 %
Rent Per Month
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 152,763.16 ¥
(12,309.84 kr)
185,754.72 ¥
(14,968.34 kr)
     +21.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 88,139.18 ¥
(7,102.36 kr)
133,123.79 ¥
(10,727.27 kr)
     +51.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 335,800.00 ¥
(27,059.16 kr)
296,288.97 ¥
(23,875.32 kr)
     -11.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 185,370.37 ¥
(14,937.36 kr)
204,944.93 ¥
(16,514.71 kr)
     +10.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 109,099.79 ¥
(8,791.39 kr)
129,648.82 ¥
(10,447.26 kr)
     +18.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 63,943.30 ¥
(5,152.63 kr)
78,866.18 ¥
(6,355.13 kr)
     +23.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Tokyo Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 374,582.81 ¥
(30,184.33 kr)
391,908.17 ¥
(31,580.42 kr)
     +4.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.13 2.92      +158.1 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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