Cost of Living Comparison Between Taipei and Gothenburg 

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Consumer Prices in Gothenburg are 2.31% higher than in Taipei (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Gothenburg are 5.95% higher than in Taipei
Rent Prices in Gothenburg are 16.87% higher than in Taipei
Restaurant Prices in Gothenburg are 68.63% higher than in Taipei
Groceries Prices in Gothenburg are 23.43% lower than in Taipei
Local Purchasing Power in Gothenburg is 41.87% higher than in Taipei
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Restaurants
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 NT$
(53.28 kr)
337.83 NT$
(120.00 kr)
     +125.22 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,200.00 NT$
(426.24 kr)
1,689.17 NT$
(600.00 kr)
     +40.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 150.00 NT$
(53.28 kr)
253.38 NT$
(90.00 kr)
     +68.92 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 72.50 NT$
(25.75 kr)
182.99 NT$
(65.00 kr)
     +152.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.00 NT$
(35.52 kr)
197.07 NT$
(70.00 kr)
     +97.07 %
Cappuccino (regular) 93.98 NT$
(33.38 kr)
109.37 NT$
(38.85 kr)
     +16.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 31.22 NT$
(11.09 kr)
55.39 NT$
(19.67 kr)
     +77.43 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 21.43 NT$
(7.61 kr)
49.76 NT$
(17.67 kr)
     +132.14 %
Markets
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 357.62 NT$
(127.03 kr)
133.03 NT$
(47.25 kr)
     -62.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 52.55 NT$
(18.66 kr)
58.12 NT$
(20.64 kr)
     +10.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 42.99 NT$
(15.27 kr)
32.59 NT$
(11.58 kr)
     -24.19 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 99.33 NT$
(35.28 kr)
91.42 NT$
(32.47 kr)
     -7.97 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 223.67 NT$
(79.45 kr)
115.21 NT$
(40.92 kr)
     -48.49 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 121.39 NT$
(43.12 kr)
114.35 NT$
(40.62 kr)
     -5.80 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 270.08 NT$
(95.93 kr)
194.78 NT$
(69.19 kr)
     -27.88 %
Apples (1 lb) 58.75 NT$
(20.87 kr)
35.18 NT$
(12.50 kr)
     -40.12 %
Banana (1 lb) 29.30 NT$
(10.41 kr)
27.34 NT$
(9.71 kr)
     -6.69 %
Oranges (1 lb) 36.62 NT$
(13.01 kr)
30.98 NT$
(11.00 kr)
     -15.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 47.20 NT$
(16.77 kr)
39.78 NT$
(14.13 kr)
     -15.72 %
Potato (1 lb) 37.48 NT$
(13.31 kr)
16.93 NT$
(6.01 kr)
     -54.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 32.77 NT$
(11.64 kr)
16.82 NT$
(5.98 kr)
     -48.66 %
Lettuce (1 head) 55.53 NT$
(19.72 kr)
60.60 NT$
(21.53 kr)
     +9.14 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 33.81 NT$
(12.01 kr)
43.17 NT$
(15.33 kr)
     +27.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 NT$
(142.08 kr)
253.38 NT$
(90.00 kr)
     -36.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 48.76 NT$
(17.32 kr)
49.88 NT$
(17.72 kr)
     +2.29 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 79.45 NT$
(28.22 kr)
54.22 NT$
(19.26 kr)
     -31.76 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 130.00 NT$
(46.18 kr)
190.03 NT$
(67.50 kr)
     +46.18 %
Transportation
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 25.00 NT$
(8.88 kr)
98.54 NT$
(35.00 kr)
     +294.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,280.00 NT$
(454.66 kr)
2,294.46 NT$
(815.00 kr)
     +79.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 77.50 NT$
(27.53 kr)
174.55 NT$
(62.00 kr)
     +125.22 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 NT$
(14.29 kr)
64.74 NT$
(23.00 kr)
     +60.92 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 300.00 NT$
(106.56 kr)
1,520.26 NT$
(540.00 kr)
     +406.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 117.16 NT$
(41.62 kr)
213.90 NT$
(75.98 kr)
     +82.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 979,000.00 NT$
(347,744.09 kr)
703,822.17 NT$
(250,000.00 kr)
     -28.11 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 764,333.33 NT$
(271,493.77 kr)
708,983.54 NT$
(251,833.33 kr)
     -7.24 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,490.26 NT$
(884.55 kr)
3,454.36 NT$
(1,227.00 kr)
     +38.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 4.77 NT$
(1.70 kr)
3.23 NT$
(1.15 kr)
     -32.27 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 813.10 NT$
(288.82 kr)
866.52 NT$
(307.79 kr)
     +6.57 %
Sports And Leisure
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,215.79 NT$
(431.85 kr)
955.06 NT$
(339.24 kr)
     -21.45 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 430.83 NT$
(153.03 kr)
675.41 NT$
(239.91 kr)
     +56.77 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 320.00 NT$
(113.67 kr)
422.29 NT$
(150.00 kr)
     +31.97 %
Childcare
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 19,824.00 NT$
(7,041.55 kr)
3,593.36 NT$
(1,276.38 kr)
     -81.87 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 451,250.00 NT$
(160,285.52 kr)
92,098.65 NT$
(32,713.75 kr)
     -79.59 %
Clothing And Shoes
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,373.06 NT$
(842.92 kr)
2,575.00 NT$
(914.65 kr)
     +8.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,002.33 NT$
(356.03 kr)
984.92 NT$
(349.85 kr)
     -1.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,793.64 NT$
(992.31 kr)
2,637.48 NT$
(936.84 kr)
     -5.59 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,640.48 NT$
(1,293.11 kr)
3,676.27 NT$
(1,305.82 kr)
     +0.98 %
Rent Per Month
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 19,914.89 NT$
(7,073.84 kr)
29,808.28 NT$
(10,588.00 kr)
     +49.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 12,833.33 NT$
(4,558.44 kr)
21,300.38 NT$
(7,565.97 kr)
     +65.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 44,757.58 NT$
(15,898.04 kr)
44,748.27 NT$
(15,894.74 kr)
     -0.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 31,333.33 NT$
(11,129.71 kr)
31,330.14 NT$
(11,128.57 kr)
     -0.01 %
Buy Apartment Price
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 41,526.02 NT$
(14,750.18 kr)
16,603.09 NT$
(5,897.47 kr)
     -60.02 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 23,225.54 NT$
(8,249.79 kr)
10,476.17 NT$
(3,721.17 kr)
     -54.89 %
Salaries And Financing
Taipei Edit Gothenburg Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 54,959.13 NT$
(19,521.67 kr)
82,605.98 NT$
(29,341.92 kr)
     +50.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.66 2.55      +53.59 %
Last update: September 2022September 2022
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