Cost of Living Comparison Between Chicago, IL and Jonkoping 

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Cost of Living in Jonkoping is 31.2% lower than in Chicago, IL (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Jonkoping is 47.3% lower than in Chicago, IL
Rent Prices in Jonkoping are 72.3% lower than in Chicago, IL
Restaurant Prices in Jonkoping are 36.4% lower than in Chicago, IL
Groceries Prices in Jonkoping are 37.9% lower than in Chicago, IL
Local Purchasing Power in Jonkoping is 8.9% lower than in Chicago, IL
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Restaurants
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $
(266.45 kr)
11.26 $
(120.00 kr)
     -55.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(1,065.82 kr)
75.06 $
(800.00 kr)
     -24.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(127.90 kr)
10.88 $
(116.00 kr)
     -9.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(85.27 kr)
7.27 $
(77.50 kr)
     -9.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(85.27 kr)
6.47 $
(69.00 kr)
     -19.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.20 $
(55.40 kr)
3.94 $
(42.00 kr)
     -24.2 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.99 $
(31.88 kr)
1.72 $
(18.33 kr)
     -42.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 $
(25.76 kr)
1.64 $
(17.50 kr)
     -32.1 %
Markets
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.06 $
(43.23 kr)
5.48 $
(58.42 kr)
     +35.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.81 $
(40.61 kr)
1.92 $
(20.42 kr)
     -49.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.85 $
(30.37 kr)
1.22 $
(12.98 kr)
     -57.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.07 $
(43.39 kr)
3.62 $
(38.60 kr)
     -11.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.52 $
(80.13 kr)
5.27 $
(56.15 kr)
     -29.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.78 $
(72.24 kr)
4.93 $
(52.53 kr)
     -27.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.46 $
(100.87 kr)
6.93 $
(73.84 kr)
     -26.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.70 $
(28.73 kr)
1.42 $
(15.12 kr)
     -47.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.89 $
(9.54 kr)
1.03 $
(11.03 kr)
     +15.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.10 $
(22.37 kr)
1.17 $
(12.47 kr)
     -44.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.24 $
(23.84 kr)
1.62 $
(17.23 kr)
     -27.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 $
(12.72 kr)
0.65 $
(6.96 kr)
     -45.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.35 $
(14.37 kr)
0.65 $
(6.95 kr)
     -51.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.25 $
(23.96 kr)
1.81 $
(19.25 kr)
     -19.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $
(27.88 kr)
1.25 $
(13.30 kr)
     -52.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(159.87 kr)
9.01 $
(96.00 kr)
     -40.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.43 $
(25.91 kr)
1.76 $
(18.79 kr)
     -27.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.31 $
(45.95 kr)
1.84 $
(19.60 kr)
     -57.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 $
(170.53 kr)
6.47 $
(69.00 kr)
     -59.5 %
Transportation
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(26.65 kr)
3.57 $
(38.00 kr)
     +42.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $
(852.65 kr)
70.37 $
(750.00 kr)
     -12.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(34.64 kr)
7.27 $
(77.50 kr)
     +123.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $
(23.98 kr)
2.59 $
(27.62 kr)
     +15.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $
(266.45 kr)
67.55 $
(720.00 kr)
     +170.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.22 $
(45.03 kr)
6.68 $
(71.19 kr)
     +58.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,383.69 $
(398,441.20 kr)
24,577.42 $
(261,950.00 kr)
     -34.3 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,211.87 $
(290,028.37 kr)
29,082.58 $
(309,966.67 kr)
     +6.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.77 $
(1,713.47 kr)
73.62 $
(784.67 kr)
     -54.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 55.33 $
(589.75 kr)
28.05 $
(299.00 kr)
     -49.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.48 $
(612.60 kr)
27.37 $
(291.67 kr)
     -52.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 76.63 $
(816.75 kr)
33.73 $
(359.50 kr)
     -56.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.00 $
(138.56 kr)
25.07 $
(267.25 kr)
     +92.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(159.87 kr)
14.92 $
(159.00 kr)
     -0.5 %
Childcare
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,308.33 $
(24,602.58 kr)
136.33 $
(1,453.00 kr)
     -94.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 45,450.00 $
(484,413.19 kr)
0.00 $
(0.00 kr)
     -100.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.46 $
(644.42 kr)
92.16 $
(982.25 kr)
     +52.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.75 $
(572.88 kr)
32.35 $
(344.75 kr)
     -39.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.19 $
(1,035.88 kr)
84.21 $
(897.50 kr)
     -13.4 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.31 $
(1,388.89 kr)
161.36 $
(1,719.75 kr)
     +23.8 %
Rent Per Month
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,432.29 $
(25,923.74 kr)
656.77 $
(7,000.00 kr)
     -73.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,517.89 $
(16,177.90 kr)
633.32 $
(6,750.00 kr)
     -58.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,604.17 $
(49,071.93 kr)
1,078.99 $
(11,500.00 kr)
     -76.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,991.30 $
(31,881.79 kr)
891.34 $
(9,500.00 kr)
     -70.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 330.00 $
(3,517.16 kr)
366.71 $
(3,908.44 kr)
     +11.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 258.01 $
(2,749.87 kr)
206.01 $
(2,195.65 kr)
     -20.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Chicago, IL Edit Jonkoping Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,988.20 $
(53,165.03 kr)
2,396.89 $
(25,546.40 kr)
     -51.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.64 4.70      -29.2 %
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