Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Stockholm 

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Consumer Prices in Stockholm are 57.41% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Stockholm are 59.01% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 62.76% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 237.39% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 38.32% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 173.11% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 70.00 ฿
(19.40 kr)
450.99 ฿
(125.00 kr)
     +544.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 ฿
(221.74 kr)
2,886.31 ฿
(800.00 kr)
     +260.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 180.00 ฿
(49.89 kr)
288.63 ฿
(80.00 kr)
     +60.35 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 67.50 ฿
(18.71 kr)
247.14 ฿
(68.50 kr)
     +266.13 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 140.00 ฿
(38.80 kr)
234.51 ฿
(65.00 kr)
     +67.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 71.46 ฿
(19.81 kr)
140.45 ฿
(38.93 kr)
     +96.54 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 17.44 ฿
(4.83 kr)
85.58 ฿
(23.72 kr)
     +390.61 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 8.65 ฿
(2.40 kr)
72.76 ฿
(20.17 kr)
     +741.04 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 188.89 ฿
(52.36 kr)
162.38 ฿
(45.01 kr)
     -14.04 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 39.17 ฿
(10.86 kr)
73.83 ฿
(20.46 kr)
     +88.49 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 18.65 ฿
(5.17 kr)
45.19 ฿
(12.53 kr)
     +142.31 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 56.80 ฿
(15.74 kr)
110.32 ฿
(30.58 kr)
     +94.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 312.46 ฿
(86.61 kr)
154.01 ฿
(42.69 kr)
     -50.71 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 39.36 ฿
(10.91 kr)
173.47 ฿
(48.08 kr)
     +340.76 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 140.35 ฿
(38.90 kr)
280.93 ฿
(77.87 kr)
     +100.16 %
Apples (1 lb) 42.97 ฿
(11.91 kr)
47.76 ฿
(13.24 kr)
     +11.15 %
Banana (1 lb) 18.35 ฿
(5.09 kr)
39.21 ฿
(10.87 kr)
     +113.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 31.52 ฿
(8.74 kr)
44.00 ฿
(12.20 kr)
     +39.63 %
Tomato (1 lb) 22.13 ฿
(6.13 kr)
56.03 ฿
(15.53 kr)
     +153.20 %
Potato (1 lb) 20.53 ฿
(5.69 kr)
19.69 ฿
(5.46 kr)
     -4.10 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.09 ฿
(5.57 kr)
25.14 ฿
(6.97 kr)
     +25.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 34.72 ฿
(9.62 kr)
69.63 ฿
(19.30 kr)
     +100.54 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.69 ฿
(4.35 kr)
60.61 ฿
(16.80 kr)
     +286.38 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 775.00 ฿
(214.81 kr)
355.38 ฿
(98.50 kr)
     -54.14 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 59.50 ฿
(16.49 kr)
60.39 ฿
(16.74 kr)
     +1.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.18 ฿
(27.77 kr)
68.19 ฿
(18.90 kr)
     -31.93 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 ฿
(41.58 kr)
238.12 ฿
(66.00 kr)
     +58.75 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.50 ฿
(9.84 kr)
133.49 ฿
(37.00 kr)
     +276.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,300.00 ฿
(360.32 kr)
3,355.34 ฿
(930.00 kr)
     +158.10 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(9.70 kr)
162.36 ฿
(45.00 kr)
     +363.87 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 56.33 ฿
(15.61 kr)
80.33 ฿
(22.27 kr)
     +42.62 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 120.00 ฿
(33.26 kr)
1,894.14 ฿
(525.00 kr)
     +1,478.45 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 101.21 ฿
(28.05 kr)
205.96 ฿
(57.08 kr)
     +103.49 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,500,000.00 ฿
(415,755.29 kr)
811,775.60 ฿
(225,000.00 kr)
     -45.88 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 857,689.66 ฿
(237,726.01 kr)
839,683.64 ฿
(232,735.28 kr)
     -2.10 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,982.40 ฿
(826.63 kr)
2,708.52 ฿
(750.72 kr)
     -9.18 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.80 ฿
(0.50 kr)
5.41 ฿
(1.50 kr)
     +201.13 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 618.55 ฿
(171.44 kr)
963.89 ฿
(267.16 kr)
     +55.83 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,015.66 ฿
(558.68 kr)
1,536.51 ฿
(425.88 kr)
     -23.77 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 288.46 ฿
(79.95 kr)
1,123.60 ฿
(311.43 kr)
     +289.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 240.00 ฿
(66.52 kr)
505.10 ฿
(140.00 kr)
     +110.46 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 9,454.55 ฿
(2,620.52 kr)
4,489.34 ฿
(1,244.31 kr)
     -52.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 492,937.93 ฿
(136,627.70 kr)
292,239.22 ฿
(81,000.00 kr)
     -40.71 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,703.85 ฿
(472.26 kr)
3,401.04 ฿
(942.67 kr)
     +99.61 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,178.93 ฿
(326.76 kr)
1,430.85 ฿
(396.59 kr)
     +21.37 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,881.25 ฿
(798.60 kr)
3,602.21 ฿
(998.42 kr)
     +25.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,855.00 ฿
(791.32 kr)
4,752.46 ฿
(1,317.24 kr)
     +66.46 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 20,627.45 ฿
(5,717.31 kr)
45,936.36 ฿
(12,732.19 kr)
     +122.70 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,606.38 ฿
(2,939.77 kr)
32,210.92 ฿
(8,927.91 kr)
     +203.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 61,465.00 ฿
(17,036.27 kr)
71,392.52 ฿
(19,787.88 kr)
     +16.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,137.93 ฿
(7,799.00 kr)
47,133.54 ฿
(13,064.01 kr)
     +67.51 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 16,077.56 ฿
(4,456.22 kr)
32,021.18 ฿
(8,875.32 kr)
     +99.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,460.33 ฿
(2,067.78 kr)
19,039.63 ฿
(5,277.22 kr)
     +155.21 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,398.67 ฿
(6,208.24 kr)
97,270.53 ฿
(26,960.49 kr)
     +334.27 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.86 2.15      -55.81 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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