Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Stockholm 

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Consumer Prices in Stockholm are 2.47% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Stockholm are 20.07% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Stockholm are 42.85% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Stockholm are 2.99% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Stockholm are 14.20% higher than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Stockholm is 0.28% higher than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Stockholm Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(176.84 kr)
10.18 £
(120.00 kr)
     -32.14 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(707.38 kr)
67.86 £
(800.00 kr)
     +13.09 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £
(70.74 kr)
6.79 £
(80.00 kr)
     +13.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 £
(58.95 kr)
5.94 £
(70.00 kr)
     +18.75 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.59 £
(54.11 kr)
5.51 £
(65.00 kr)
     +20.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.89 £
(34.09 kr)
3.41 £
(40.19 kr)
     +17.88 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 £
(17.50 kr)
1.95 £
(22.97 kr)
     +31.22 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.11 £
(13.12 kr)
1.72 £
(20.23 kr)
     +54.18 %
Markets
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 £
(42.11 kr)
3.68 £
(43.40 kr)
     +3.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.90 £
(10.64 kr)
1.73 £
(20.41 kr)
     +91.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.69 £
(8.14 kr)
1.01 £
(11.90 kr)
     +46.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.19 £
(25.84 kr)
2.63 £
(30.96 kr)
     +19.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.90 £
(34.16 kr)
3.40 £
(40.09 kr)
     +17.37 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.82 £
(33.22 kr)
3.98 £
(46.88 kr)
     +41.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.52 £
(53.34 kr)
6.70 £
(79.02 kr)
     +48.12 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 £
(11.82 kr)
1.11 £
(13.12 kr)
     +11.07 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £
(6.13 kr)
0.91 £
(10.67 kr)
     +73.98 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.92 £
(10.80 kr)
1.01 £
(11.96 kr)
     +10.78 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.17 £
(13.77 kr)
1.28 £
(15.12 kr)
     +9.86 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.56 £
(6.64 kr)
0.44 £
(5.22 kr)
     -21.32 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 £
(6.06 kr)
0.55 £
(6.47 kr)
     +6.78 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.78 £
(9.22 kr)
1.58 £
(18.68 kr)
     +102.61 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.85 £
(10.02 kr)
1.38 £
(16.29 kr)
     +62.57 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £
(94.32 kr)
8.40 £
(99.00 kr)
     +4.97 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.81 £
(21.37 kr)
1.38 £
(16.30 kr)
     -23.71 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 £
(23.63 kr)
1.55 £
(18.27 kr)
     -22.68 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.40 £
(146.19 kr)
5.60 £
(66.00 kr)
     -54.85 %
Transportation
London Edit Stockholm Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 £
(33.01 kr)
3.22 £
(38.00 kr)
     +15.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 158.00 £
(1,862.75 kr)
80.58 £
(950.00 kr)
     -49.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(35.37 kr)
3.82 £
(45.00 kr)
     +27.23 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(32.25 kr)
1.89 £
(22.27 kr)
     -30.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(339.54 kr)
44.53 £
(525.00 kr)
     +54.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.52 £
(53.27 kr)
4.68 £
(55.20 kr)
     +3.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,017.50 £
(271,366.82 kr)
19,508.74 £
(230,000.00 kr)
     -15.24 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,836.61 £
(269,234.18 kr)
19,835.94 £
(233,857.50 kr)
     -13.14 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 179.40 £
(2,115.07 kr)
69.41 £
(818.37 kr)
     -61.31 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.13 £
(1.52 kr)
0.13 £
(1.54 kr)
     +0.98 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.80 £
(374.87 kr)
23.99 £
(282.79 kr)
     -24.56 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 45.40 £
(535.27 kr)
40.32 £
(475.32 kr)
     -11.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.78 £
(127.07 kr)
26.65 £
(314.17 kr)
     +147.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 £
(153.26 kr)
11.03 £
(130.00 kr)
     -15.18 %
Childcare
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,439.72 £
(16,973.69 kr)
107.74 £
(1,270.18 kr)
     -92.52 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,856.00 £
(210,514.86 kr)
7,058.96 £
(83,222.22 kr)
     -60.47 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Stockholm Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 59.53 £
(701.83 kr)
79.72 £
(939.92 kr)
     +33.93 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.53 £
(348.18 kr)
34.17 £
(402.81 kr)
     +15.69 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.25 £
(816.43 kr)
81.93 £
(965.92 kr)
     +18.31 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 81.96 £
(966.33 kr)
110.27 £
(1,300.00 kr)
     +34.53 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,702.61 £
(20,073.12 kr)
1,088.84 £
(12,836.96 kr)
     -36.05 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,263.79 £
(14,899.54 kr)
792.34 £
(9,341.38 kr)
     -37.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,302.94 £
(38,940.31 kr)
1,733.39 £
(20,435.90 kr)
     -47.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,085.51 £
(24,587.31 kr)
1,128.99 £
(13,310.34 kr)
     -45.86 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,013.68 £
(11,950.88 kr)
773.98 £
(9,124.88 kr)
     -23.65 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 518.08 £
(6,107.93 kr)
464.42 £
(5,475.28 kr)
     -10.36 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Stockholm Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,014.08 £
(35,534.76 kr)
2,415.91 £
(28,482.60 kr)
     -19.85 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.59 2.15      -17.22 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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