Cost of Living Comparison Between Oslo and Seattle, WA 

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Consumer Prices in Seattle, WA are 10.3% higher than in Oslo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Seattle, WA are 33.8% higher than in Oslo
Rent Prices in Seattle, WA are 96.8% higher than in Oslo
Restaurant Prices in Seattle, WA are 1.3% higher than in Oslo
Groceries Prices in Seattle, WA are 11.1% higher than in Oslo
Local Purchasing Power in Seattle, WA is 40.5% higher than in Oslo
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Restaurants
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 230.00 kr
(21.21 $)
216.86 kr
(20.00 $)
     -5.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,000.00 kr
(92.23 $)
1,084.28 kr
(100.00 $)
     +8.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 127.50 kr
(11.76 $)
130.11 kr
(12.00 $)
     +2.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 110.00 kr
(10.14 $)
86.74 kr
(8.00 $)
     -21.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 110.00 kr
(10.14 $)
86.74 kr
(8.00 $)
     -21.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 46.74 kr
(4.31 $)
66.14 kr
(6.10 $)
     +41.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 37.67 kr
(3.47 $)
35.25 kr
(3.25 $)
     -6.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 26.95 kr
(2.49 $)
27.40 kr
(2.53 $)
     +1.6 %
Markets
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 83.93 kr
(7.74 $)
50.14 kr
(4.62 $)
     -40.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 30.05 kr
(2.77 $)
43.80 kr
(4.04 $)
     +45.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 14.61 kr
(1.35 $)
29.02 kr
(2.68 $)
     +98.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 46.30 kr
(4.27 $)
49.59 kr
(4.57 $)
     +7.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 58.53 kr
(5.40 $)
73.06 kr
(6.74 $)
     +24.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 68.72 kr
(6.34 $)
77.53 kr
(7.15 $)
     +12.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 136.57 kr
(12.60 $)
102.88 kr
(9.49 $)
     -24.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 14.76 kr
(1.36 $)
26.04 kr
(2.40 $)
     +76.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 10.14 kr
(0.94 $)
10.61 kr
(0.98 $)
     +4.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 13.75 kr
(1.27 $)
24.75 kr
(2.28 $)
     +80.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 22.88 kr
(2.11 $)
27.76 kr
(2.56 $)
     +21.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 9.64 kr
(0.89 $)
16.50 kr
(1.52 $)
     +71.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 10.72 kr
(0.99 $)
16.55 kr
(1.53 $)
     +54.4 %
Lettuce (1 head) 26.90 kr
(2.48 $)
26.87 kr
(2.48 $)
     -0.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.89 kr
(1.93 $)
23.26 kr
(2.15 $)
     +11.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 155.00 kr
(14.30 $)
162.64 kr
(15.00 $)
     +4.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 33.95 kr
(3.13 $)
29.60 kr
(2.73 $)
     -12.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 42.47 kr
(3.92 $)
40.37 kr
(3.72 $)
     -5.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 155.00 kr
(14.30 $)
130.11 kr
(12.00 $)
     -16.1 %
Transportation
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 40.00 kr
(3.69 $)
29.82 kr
(2.75 $)
     -25.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 853.00 kr
(78.67 $)
1,084.28 kr
(100.00 $)
     +27.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 kr
(9.22 $)
54.21 kr
(5.00 $)
     -45.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 25.34 kr
(2.34 $)
32.53 kr
(3.00 $)
     +28.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 520.00 kr
(47.96 $)
487.93 kr
(45.00 $)
     -6.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 84.20 kr
(7.77 $)
54.06 kr
(4.99 $)
     -35.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 400,000.00 kr
(36,890.87 $)
388,478.52 kr
(35,828.28 $)
     -2.9 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 388,175.00 kr
(35,800.29 $)
290,670.21 kr
(26,807.70 $)
     -25.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,848.19 kr
(170.45 $)
2,663.55 kr
(245.65 $)
     +44.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 376.84 kr
(34.75 $)
699.72 kr
(64.53 $)
     +85.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 490.27 kr
(45.22 $)
774.62 kr
(71.44 $)
     +58.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 506.35 kr
(46.70 $)
641.17 kr
(59.13 $)
     +26.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 276.15 kr
(25.47 $)
444.55 kr
(41.00 $)
     +61.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 170.00 kr
(15.68 $)
162.64 kr
(15.00 $)
     -4.3 %
Childcare
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,307.50 kr
(305.04 $)
22,331.04 kr
(2,059.53 $)
     +575.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 88,074.44 kr
(8,122.86 $)
412,026.02 kr
(38,000.00 $)
     +367.8 %
Clothing And Shoes
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 920.68 kr
(84.91 $)
728.27 kr
(67.17 $)
     -20.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 484.14 kr
(44.65 $)
688.27 kr
(63.48 $)
     +42.2 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,084.54 kr
(100.02 $)
1,095.12 kr
(101.00 $)
     +1.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,450.00 kr
(133.73 $)
1,645.52 kr
(151.76 $)
     +13.5 %
Rent Per Month
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 15,341.67 kr
(1,414.92 $)
26,497.37 kr
(2,443.78 $)
     +72.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,153.85 kr
(1,120.92 $)
21,475.23 kr
(1,980.60 $)
     +76.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 23,236.67 kr
(2,143.05 $)
49,372.41 kr
(4,553.48 $)
     +112.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 17,769.64 kr
(1,638.84 $)
37,624.48 kr
(3,470.00 $)
     +111.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,751.80 kr
(807.15 $)
10,451.16 kr
(963.88 $)
     +19.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,068.42 kr
(559.67 $)
6,387.96 kr
(589.14 $)
     +5.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Oslo Edit Seattle, WA Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 38,624.42 kr
(3,562.22 $)
72,588.48 kr
(6,694.63 $)
     +87.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.07 6.60      +62.0 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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