Cost of Living Comparison Between Chicago, IL and Orebro 

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Cost of Living in Orebro is 29.6% lower than in Chicago, IL (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Orebro is 46.7% lower than in Chicago, IL
Rent Prices in Orebro are 73.3% lower than in Chicago, IL
Restaurant Prices in Orebro are 34.4% lower than in Chicago, IL
Groceries Prices in Orebro are 34.7% lower than in Chicago, IL
Local Purchasing Power in Orebro is 6.0% lower than in Chicago, IL
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Restaurants
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $
(266.20 kr)
11.97 $
(127.50 kr)
     -52.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 $
(1,064.79 kr)
75.13 $
(800.00 kr)
     -24.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(127.78 kr)
8.64 $
(92.00 kr)
     -28.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(85.18 kr)
6.57 $
(70.00 kr)
     -17.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(85.18 kr)
7.28 $
(77.50 kr)
     -9.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.20 $
(55.35 kr)
4.03 $
(42.96 kr)
     -22.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.99 $
(31.85 kr)
2.45 $
(26.05 kr)
     -18.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 $
(25.73 kr)
2.26 $
(24.06 kr)
     -6.5 %
Markets
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.06 $
(43.18 kr)
5.92 $
(62.99 kr)
     +45.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.81 $
(40.57 kr)
2.53 $
(26.92 kr)
     -33.6 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.85 $
(30.34 kr)
1.45 $
(15.39 kr)
     -49.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.07 $
(43.35 kr)
3.88 $
(41.28 kr)
     -4.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.52 $
(80.06 kr)
4.97 $
(52.92 kr)
     -33.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.78 $
(72.18 kr)
5.11 $
(54.43 kr)
     -24.6 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.46 $
(100.77 kr)
6.81 $
(72.54 kr)
     -28.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.70 $
(28.70 kr)
1.18 $
(12.55 kr)
     -56.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.89 $
(9.53 kr)
1.11 $
(11.79 kr)
     +23.7 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.10 $
(22.35 kr)
1.19 $
(12.67 kr)
     -43.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.24 $
(23.82 kr)
1.93 $
(20.56 kr)
     -13.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 $
(12.71 kr)
0.66 $
(7.01 kr)
     -44.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.35 $
(14.36 kr)
0.75 $
(8.04 kr)
     -44.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.25 $
(23.94 kr)
2.56 $
(27.31 kr)
     +14.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.62 $
(27.86 kr)
1.28 $
(13.65 kr)
     -51.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(159.72 kr)
8.45 $
(90.00 kr)
     -43.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.43 $
(25.89 kr)
1.55 $
(16.50 kr)
     -36.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.31 $
(45.91 kr)
1.64 $
(17.50 kr)
     -61.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 16.00 $
(170.37 kr)
6.10 $
(65.00 kr)
     -61.8 %
Transportation
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(26.62 kr)
2.54 $
(27.00 kr)
     +1.4 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 $
(851.83 kr)
65.98 $
(702.50 kr)
     -17.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(34.61 kr)
2.35 $
(25.00 kr)
     -27.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.25 $
(23.96 kr)
2.57 $
(27.36 kr)
     +14.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 $
(266.20 kr)
55.41 $
(590.00 kr)
     +121.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.22 $
(44.98 kr)
6.88 $
(73.23 kr)
     +62.8 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,383.69 $
(398,058.84 kr)
29,019.73 $
(309,000.00 kr)
     -22.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,211.87 $
(289,750.05 kr)
30,512.98 $
(324,900.00 kr)
     +12.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160.77 $
(1,711.83 kr)
103.43 $
(1,101.28 kr)
     -35.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 55.33 $
(589.19 kr)
23.40 $
(249.20 kr)
     -57.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 57.48 $
(612.01 kr)
33.11 $
(352.50 kr)
     -42.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 76.63 $
(815.97 kr)
53.22 $
(566.67 kr)
     -30.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.00 $
(138.42 kr)
22.54 $
(240.00 kr)
     +73.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(159.72 kr)
11.27 $
(120.00 kr)
     -24.9 %
Childcare
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,308.33 $
(24,578.97 kr)
112.39 $
(1,196.71 kr)
     -95.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 45,450.00 $
(483,948.33 kr)
3,653.92 $
(38,906.67 kr)
     -92.0 %
Clothing And Shoes
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.46 $
(643.81 kr)
53.22 $
(566.67 kr)
     -12.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.75 $
(572.33 kr)
31.30 $
(333.33 kr)
     -41.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.19 $
(1,034.89 kr)
59.48 $
(633.33 kr)
     -38.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.31 $
(1,387.56 kr)
129.83 $
(1,382.38 kr)
     -0.4 %
Rent Per Month
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,432.29 $
(25,898.87 kr)
610.45 $
(6,500.00 kr)
     -74.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,517.89 $
(16,162.37 kr)
525.88 $
(5,599.50 kr)
     -65.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,604.17 $
(49,024.84 kr)
1,126.98 $
(12,000.00 kr)
     -75.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,991.30 $
(31,851.19 kr)
813.93 $
(8,666.67 kr)
     -72.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 330.00 $
(3,513.79 kr)
314.10 $
(3,344.48 kr)
     -4.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 258.01 $
(2,747.23 kr)
248.66 $
(2,647.71 kr)
     -3.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Chicago, IL Edit Orebro Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,988.20 $
(53,114.01 kr)
2,498.14 $
(26,600.00 kr)
     -49.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.64 4.61      -30.6 %
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