Cost of Living Comparison Between Amsterdam and Stockholm 

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Cost of Living in Stockholm is 4.1% lower than in Amsterdam (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Stockholm is 15.2% lower than in Amsterdam
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 32.0% lower than in Amsterdam
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 18.4% lower than in Amsterdam
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 9.0% higher than in Amsterdam
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 0.1% lower than in Amsterdam
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Restaurants
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 €
(224.12 kr)
13.39 €
(150.00 kr)
     -33.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 87.62 €
(981.91 kr)
80.32 €
(900.00 kr)
     -8.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.00 €
(145.68 kr)
9.55 €
(107.00 kr)
     -26.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.50 €
(72.84 kr)
6.69 €
(75.00 kr)
     +3.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(67.23 kr)
6.25 €
(70.00 kr)
     +4.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.99 €
(44.69 kr)
4.03 €
(45.15 kr)
     +1.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.18 €
(35.67 kr)
2.27 €
(25.38 kr)
     -28.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.68 €
(30.03 kr)
1.97 €
(22.10 kr)
     -26.4 %
Markets
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.61 €
(51.70 kr)
5.24 €
(58.68 kr)
     +13.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.79 €
(20.03 kr)
2.38 €
(26.70 kr)
     +33.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 €
(13.05 kr)
1.58 €
(17.72 kr)
     +35.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.14 €
(46.34 kr)
3.82 €
(42.85 kr)
     -7.5 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.34 €
(59.78 kr)
4.64 €
(52.04 kr)
     -12.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.50 €
(61.58 kr)
5.02 €
(56.21 kr)
     -8.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.50 €
(72.83 kr)
7.56 €
(84.71 kr)
     +16.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 €
(10.10 kr)
1.34 €
(15.05 kr)
     +49.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 €
(10.59 kr)
1.05 €
(11.77 kr)
     +11.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.85 €
(9.57 kr)
1.36 €
(15.22 kr)
     +59.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.45 €
(16.24 kr)
1.92 €
(21.50 kr)
     +32.4 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.82 €
(9.14 kr)
0.67 €
(7.49 kr)
     -18.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.78 €
(8.74 kr)
0.78 €
(8.72 kr)
     -0.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.15 €
(12.87 kr)
2.23 €
(25.04 kr)
     +94.5 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.81 €
(9.07 kr)
1.31 €
(14.71 kr)
     +62.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 €
(78.44 kr)
10.71 €
(120.00 kr)
     +53.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.42 €
(15.97 kr)
1.82 €
(20.39 kr)
     +27.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.55 €
(28.62 kr)
2.02 €
(22.67 kr)
     -20.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.60 €
(107.58 kr)
6.34 €
(71.00 kr)
     -34.0 %
Transportation
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.40 €
(38.10 kr)
3.75 €
(42.00 kr)
     +10.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.53 €
(913.55 kr)
91.02 €
(1,020.00 kr)
     +11.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 €
(44.82 kr)
5.35 €
(60.00 kr)
     +33.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.86 €
(43.28 kr)
4.31 €
(48.28 kr)
     +11.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 35.00 €
(392.20 kr)
50.42 €
(565.00 kr)
     +44.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.57 €
(84.82 kr)
6.61 €
(74.11 kr)
     -12.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,000.00 €
(324,968.60 kr)
27,574.97 €
(309,000.00 kr)
     -4.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,919.58 €
(357,684.91 kr)
29,036.27 €
(325,375.00 kr)
     -9.0 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 256.74 €
(2,876.98 kr)
159.44 €
(1,786.64 kr)
     -37.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 20.63 €
(231.13 kr)
24.00 €
(268.92 kr)
     +16.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 45.74 €
(512.59 kr)
27.54 €
(308.59 kr)
     -39.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 58.03 €
(650.22 kr)
36.81 €
(412.50 kr)
     -36.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.57 €
(230.45 kr)
31.69 €
(355.16 kr)
     +54.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 €
(168.09 kr)
14.19 €
(159.00 kr)
     -5.4 %
Childcare
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,022.34 €
(22,661.92 kr)
131.62 €
(1,474.93 kr)
     -93.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,332.38 €
(126,988.55 kr)
6,722.79 €
(75,334.33 kr)
     -40.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.82 €
(1,006.46 kr)
75.16 €
(842.21 kr)
     -16.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.91 €
(379.95 kr)
40.15 €
(449.92 kr)
     +18.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 96.10 €
(1,076.85 kr)
92.18 €
(1,032.98 kr)
     -4.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 106.95 €
(1,198.51 kr)
139.53 €
(1,563.59 kr)
     +30.5 %
Rent Per Month
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,955.11 €
(21,908.64 kr)
1,463.35 €
(16,398.04 kr)
     -25.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,607.50 €
(18,013.35 kr)
891.33 €
(9,988.04 kr)
     -44.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,358.95 €
(37,639.78 kr)
2,438.74 €
(27,328.11 kr)
     -27.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,527.63 €
(28,324.17 kr)
1,633.08 €
(18,300.00 kr)
     -35.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 846.42 €
(9,484.78 kr)
871.28 €
(9,763.38 kr)
     +2.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 588.12 €
(6,590.34 kr)
482.54 €
(5,407.22 kr)
     -18.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Amsterdam Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,767.70 €
(42,220.10 kr)
3,191.09 €
(35,758.81 kr)
     -15.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.18 4.48      +7.2 %
Last update: June 2024June 2024
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