Cost of Living Comparison Between Stockholm and Tokyo 

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Cost of Living in Tokyo is 17.6% lower than in Stockholm (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Tokyo is 16.3% lower than in Stockholm
Rent Prices in Tokyo are 13.2% lower than in Stockholm
Restaurant Prices in Tokyo are 48.1% lower than in Stockholm
Groceries Prices in Tokyo are 3.4% higher than in Stockholm
Local Purchasing Power in Tokyo is 13.9% lower than in Stockholm
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Restaurants
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr
(2,211.87 ¥)
67.82 kr
(1,000.00 ¥)
     -54.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 975.00 kr
(14,377.17 ¥)
474.71 kr
(7,000.00 ¥)
     -51.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 109.00 kr
(1,607.29 ¥)
54.25 kr
(800.00 ¥)
     -50.2 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 76.00 kr
(1,120.68 ¥)
28.82 kr
(425.00 ¥)
     -62.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 70.00 kr
(1,032.21 ¥)
47.47 kr
(700.00 ¥)
     -32.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 44.59 kr
(657.48 ¥)
35.19 kr
(518.92 ¥)
     -21.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 25.75 kr
(379.66 ¥)
11.93 kr
(175.86 ¥)
     -53.7 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 22.38 kr
(330.00 ¥)
7.87 kr
(116.07 ¥)
     -64.8 %
Markets
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 57.96 kr
(854.72 ¥)
61.06 kr
(900.39 ¥)
     +5.3 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 25.99 kr
(383.30 ¥)
15.67 kr
(231.00 ¥)
     -39.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 17.64 kr
(260.05 ¥)
17.23 kr
(254.07 ¥)
     -2.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 42.40 kr
(625.26 ¥)
22.03 kr
(324.91 ¥)
     -48.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 50.86 kr
(750.05 ¥)
76.37 kr
(1,126.12 ¥)
     +50.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 55.40 kr
(816.96 ¥)
34.03 kr
(501.76 ¥)
     -38.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 85.50 kr
(1,260.84 ¥)
97.38 kr
(1,435.91 ¥)
     +13.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 15.02 kr
(221.55 ¥)
23.34 kr
(344.22 ¥)
     +55.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 11.81 kr
(174.09 ¥)
11.29 kr
(166.53 ¥)
     -4.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 14.73 kr
(217.19 ¥)
27.28 kr
(402.25 ¥)
     +85.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 21.60 kr
(318.58 ¥)
23.16 kr
(341.57 ¥)
     +7.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 7.44 kr
(109.69 ¥)
13.05 kr
(192.43 ¥)
     +75.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 8.80 kr
(129.73 ¥)
13.03 kr
(192.17 ¥)
     +48.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 24.70 kr
(364.22 ¥)
15.14 kr
(223.24 ¥)
     -38.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 14.86 kr
(219.08 ¥)
8.73 kr
(128.77 ¥)
     -41.2 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 kr
(1,769.50 ¥)
81.38 kr
(1,200.00 ¥)
     -32.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 20.16 kr
(297.28 ¥)
21.95 kr
(323.65 ¥)
     +8.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 22.41 kr
(330.44 ¥)
30.57 kr
(450.77 ¥)
     +36.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 71.00 kr
(1,046.95 ¥)
40.69 kr
(600.00 ¥)
     -42.7 %
Transportation
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 42.00 kr
(619.32 ¥)
14.92 kr
(220.00 ¥)
     -64.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,020.00 kr
(15,040.73 ¥)
542.53 kr
(8,000.00 ¥)
     -46.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 59.00 kr
(870.00 ¥)
33.91 kr
(500.00 ¥)
     -42.5 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 kr
(593.28 ¥)
48.02 kr
(708.11 ¥)
     +19.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 565.00 kr
(8,331.38 ¥)
256.99 kr
(3,789.47 ¥)
     -54.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 74.03 kr
(1,091.57 ¥)
46.09 kr
(679.61 ¥)
     -37.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 309,000.00 kr
(4,556,456.57 ¥)
226,640.59 kr
(3,342,000.00 ¥)
     -26.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 325,375.00 kr
(4,797,919.27 ¥)
170,398.64 kr
(2,512,666.67 ¥)
     -47.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,734.14 kr
(25,571.30 ¥)
1,752.84 kr
(25,847.03 ¥)
     +1.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 261.40 kr
(3,854.56 ¥)
266.78 kr
(3,933.82 ¥)
     +2.1 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 306.12 kr
(4,513.92 ¥)
328.38 kr
(4,842.24 ¥)
     +7.3 %
Sports And Leisure
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 412.51 kr
(6,082.84 ¥)
679.98 kr
(10,026.92 ¥)
     +64.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 339.13 kr
(5,000.77 ¥)
201.70 kr
(2,974.19 ¥)
     -40.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 154.50 kr
(2,278.23 ¥)
132.24 kr
(1,950.00 ¥)
     -14.4 %
Childcare
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,485.88 kr
(21,910.44 ¥)
5,564.66 kr
(82,055.40 ¥)
     +274.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 75,334.33 kr
(1,110,866.08 ¥)
148,428.97 kr
(2,188,705.94 ¥)
     +97.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 790.69 kr
(11,659.33 ¥)
561.98 kr
(8,286.90 ¥)
     -28.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 430.72 kr
(6,351.30 ¥)
371.06 kr
(5,471.58 ¥)
     -13.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,015.86 kr
(14,979.69 ¥)
641.38 kr
(9,457.73 ¥)
     -36.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,497.88 kr
(22,087.39 ¥)
881.54 kr
(12,999.05 ¥)
     -41.1 %
Rent Per Month
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 15,546.81 kr
(229,250.32 ¥)
11,367.17 kr
(167,618.23 ¥)
     -26.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,630.16 kr
(142,004.49 ¥)
6,311.51 kr
(93,068.41 ¥)
     -34.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 26,378.28 kr
(388,969.27 ¥)
29,151.53 kr
(429,863.06 ¥)
     +10.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 17,216.67 kr
(253,873.77 ¥)
12,874.79 kr
(189,849.20 ¥)
     -25.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,626.50 kr
(141,950.58 ¥)
9,344.03 kr
(137,785.40 ¥)
     -2.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,099.93 kr
(75,202.58 ¥)
4,819.60 kr
(71,068.91 ¥)
     -5.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Stockholm Edit Tokyo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 36,650.29 kr
(540,438.44 ¥)
26,387.83 kr
(389,110.00 ¥)
     -28.0 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.23 1.82      -56.8 %
Last update: July 2024July 2024
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