Cost of Living Comparison Between Bangkok and Stockholm 

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Consumer Prices in Stockholm are 52.76% higher than in Bangkok (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Stockholm are 56.16% higher than in Bangkok
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 63.52% higher than in Bangkok
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 210.30% higher than in Bangkok
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 36.71% higher than in Bangkok
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 225.44% higher than in Bangkok
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Restaurants
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 70.00 ฿
(19.51 kr)
430.49 ฿
(120.00 kr)
     +514.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 900.00 ฿
(250.87 kr)
2,869.96 ฿
(800.00 kr)
     +218.88 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 198.19 ฿
(55.25 kr)
287.00 ฿
(80.00 kr)
     +44.81 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 79.00 ฿
(22.02 kr)
251.12 ฿
(70.00 kr)
     +217.88 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 130.00 ฿
(36.24 kr)
251.12 ฿
(70.00 kr)
     +93.17 %
Cappuccino (regular) 74.36 ฿
(20.73 kr)
147.51 ฿
(41.12 kr)
     +98.38 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 21.93 ฿
(6.11 kr)
84.41 ฿
(23.53 kr)
     +284.88 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 9.25 ฿
(2.58 kr)
73.37 ฿
(20.45 kr)
     +693.18 %
Markets
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 215.99 ฿
(60.21 kr)
152.06 ฿
(42.39 kr)
     -29.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 41.29 ฿
(11.51 kr)
76.53 ฿
(21.33 kr)
     +85.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 20.35 ฿
(5.67 kr)
43.96 ฿
(12.25 kr)
     +115.95 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 66.56 ฿
(18.55 kr)
118.61 ฿
(33.06 kr)
     +78.20 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 271.06 ฿
(75.56 kr)
139.48 ฿
(38.88 kr)
     -48.54 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 38.27 ฿
(10.67 kr)
165.79 ฿
(46.21 kr)
     +333.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 156.06 ฿
(43.50 kr)
284.12 ฿
(79.20 kr)
     +82.05 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.77 ฿
(13.60 kr)
47.76 ฿
(13.31 kr)
     -2.08 %
Banana (1 lb) 25.12 ฿
(7.00 kr)
37.93 ฿
(10.57 kr)
     +50.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 28.95 ฿
(8.07 kr)
41.85 ฿
(11.67 kr)
     +44.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.51 ฿
(5.72 kr)
57.01 ฿
(15.89 kr)
     +178.00 %
Potato (1 lb) 18.87 ฿
(5.26 kr)
19.04 ฿
(5.31 kr)
     +0.90 %
Onion (1 lb) 17.35 ฿
(4.84 kr)
21.20 ฿
(5.91 kr)
     +22.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 34.05 ฿
(9.49 kr)
69.79 ฿
(19.45 kr)
     +104.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.99 ฿
(4.73 kr)
55.05 ฿
(15.34 kr)
     +224.10 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 650.00 ฿
(181.19 kr)
358.75 ฿
(100.00 kr)
     -44.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 60.12 ฿
(16.76 kr)
63.97 ฿
(17.83 kr)
     +6.42 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 106.00 ฿
(29.55 kr)
69.88 ฿
(19.48 kr)
     -34.07 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 145.00 ฿
(40.42 kr)
243.95 ฿
(68.00 kr)
     +68.24 %
Transportation
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 43.00 ฿
(11.99 kr)
136.32 ฿
(38.00 kr)
     +217.03 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,300.00 ฿
(362.37 kr)
3,408.08 ฿
(950.00 kr)
     +162.16 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 ฿
(9.76 kr)
161.44 ฿
(45.00 kr)
     +361.24 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 62.76 ฿
(17.50 kr)
76.50 ฿
(21.32 kr)
     +21.88 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 180.00 ฿
(50.17 kr)
1,883.41 ฿
(525.00 kr)
     +946.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 127.33 ฿
(35.49 kr)
231.55 ฿
(64.54 kr)
     +81.85 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,800,000.00 ฿
(501,748.41 kr)
878,926.56 ฿
(245,000.00 kr)
     -51.17 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 896,724.10 ฿
(249,961.05 kr)
895,355.72 ฿
(249,579.62 kr)
     -0.15 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,461.08 ฿
(686.02 kr)
2,811.56 ฿
(783.72 kr)
     +14.24 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.56 ฿
(0.43 kr)
4.93 ฿
(1.38 kr)
     +216.85 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 567.21 ฿
(158.11 kr)
1,161.14 ฿
(323.67 kr)
     +104.71 %
Sports And Leisure
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,919.32 ฿
(535.01 kr)
1,565.91 ฿
(436.50 kr)
     -18.41 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 323.53 ฿
(90.18 kr)
1,191.41 ฿
(332.11 kr)
     +268.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 240.00 ฿
(66.90 kr)
538.12 ฿
(150.00 kr)
     +124.22 %
Childcare
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 13,991.67 ฿
(3,900.16 kr)
4,712.48 ฿
(1,313.60 kr)
     -66.32 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 521,458.78 ฿
(145,356.17 kr)
338,245.79 ฿
(94,285.71 kr)
     -35.13 %
Clothing And Shoes
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,930.75 ฿
(538.19 kr)
3,213.59 ฿
(895.79 kr)
     +66.44 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,053.19 ฿
(293.57 kr)
1,286.27 ฿
(358.55 kr)
     +22.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,893.33 ฿
(806.51 kr)
3,351.37 ฿
(934.19 kr)
     +15.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 2,788.00 ฿
(777.15 kr)
4,917.65 ฿
(1,370.79 kr)
     +76.39 %
Rent Per Month
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 18,780.55 ฿
(5,235.06 kr)
51,385.66 ฿
(14,323.71 kr)
     +173.61 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 9,500.00 ฿
(2,648.12 kr)
35,167.93 ฿
(9,803.03 kr)
     +270.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 74,375.00 ฿
(20,731.97 kr)
80,770.50 ฿
(22,514.71 kr)
     +8.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 32,344.83 ฿
(9,016.09 kr)
54,349.95 ฿
(15,150.00 kr)
     +68.03 %
Buy Apartment Price
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,642.87 ฿
(4,360.44 kr)
34,827.66 ฿
(9,708.18 kr)
     +122.64 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,286.77 ฿
(2,031.18 kr)
19,826.73 ฿
(5,526.68 kr)
     +172.09 %
Salaries And Financing
Bangkok Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,639.44 ฿
(6,310.72 kr)
115,054.56 ฿
(32,071.36 kr)
     +408.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.24 2.06      -60.74 %
Last update: January 2022January 2022
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