Cost of Living Comparison Between Denmark and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 19.86% lower than in Denmark (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 8.85% lower than in Denmark
Rent Prices in United States are 23.76% higher than in Denmark
Restaurant Prices in United States are 31.38% lower than in Denmark
Groceries Prices in United States are 1.94% lower than in Denmark
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 8.60% higher than in Denmark
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Restaurants
Denmark Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 130.00 kr
(20.66 $)
94.39 kr
(15.00 $)
     -27.39 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 kr
(95.35 $)
377.56 kr
(60.00 $)
     -37.07 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 75.00 kr
(11.92 $)
50.34 kr
(8.00 $)
     -32.88 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 45.00 kr
(7.15 $)
31.46 kr
(5.00 $)
     -30.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 kr
(6.36 $)
37.76 kr
(6.00 $)
     -5.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 36.58 kr
(5.81 $)
27.08 kr
(4.30 $)
     -25.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 23.66 kr
(3.76 $)
12.01 kr
(1.91 $)
     -49.23 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 19.30 kr
(3.07 $)
9.71 kr
(1.54 $)
     -49.69 %
Markets
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 35.51 kr
(5.64 $)
20.44 kr
(3.25 $)
     -42.45 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 17.02 kr
(2.71 $)
15.62 kr
(2.48 $)
     -8.23 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6.61 kr
(1.05 $)
11.35 kr
(1.80 $)
     +71.68 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 25.65 kr
(4.08 $)
14.47 kr
(2.30 $)
     -43.58 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 36.60 kr
(5.82 $)
31.59 kr
(5.02 $)
     -13.69 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 28.57 kr
(4.54 $)
26.29 kr
(4.18 $)
     -8.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 42.99 kr
(6.83 $)
36.20 kr
(5.75 $)
     -15.79 %
Apples (1 lb) 8.82 kr
(1.40 $)
12.92 kr
(2.05 $)
     +46.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 8.42 kr
(1.34 $)
4.45 kr
(0.71 $)
     -47.13 %
Oranges (1 lb) 8.97 kr
(1.43 $)
11.35 kr
(1.80 $)
     +26.53 %
Tomato (1 lb) 11.58 kr
(1.84 $)
12.23 kr
(1.94 $)
     +5.69 %
Potato (1 lb) 5.73 kr
(0.91 $)
7.37 kr
(1.17 $)
     +28.68 %
Onion (1 lb) 4.72 kr
(0.75 $)
7.43 kr
(1.18 $)
     +57.20 %
Lettuce (1 head) 11.54 kr
(1.83 $)
10.34 kr
(1.64 $)
     -10.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 9.14 kr
(1.45 $)
11.33 kr
(1.80 $)
     +23.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 kr
(9.53 $)
75.51 kr
(12.00 $)
     +25.85 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.14 kr
(1.93 $)
15.60 kr
(2.48 $)
     +28.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 16.10 kr
(2.56 $)
17.91 kr
(2.85 $)
     +11.24 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 55.00 kr
(8.74 $)
50.34 kr
(8.00 $)
     -8.47 %
Transportation
Denmark Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 24.00 kr
(3.81 $)
13.84 kr
(2.20 $)
     -42.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 450.00 kr
(71.51 $)
409.02 kr
(65.00 $)
     -9.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 kr
(7.95 $)
20.45 kr
(3.25 $)
     -59.10 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 kr
(3.84 $)
16.55 kr
(2.63 $)
     -31.44 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 420.00 kr
(66.74 $)
188.78 kr
(30.00 $)
     -55.05 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 40.83 kr
(6.49 $)
16.42 kr
(2.61 $)
     -59.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,941.00 kr
(41,467.42 $)
144,731.53 kr
(23,000.00 $)
     -44.53 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 257,319.12 kr
(40,891.85 $)
136,380.14 kr
(21,672.84 $)
     -47.00 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,245.89 kr
(197.99 $)
1,039.56 kr
(165.20 $)
     -16.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.92 kr
(0.15 $)
0.87 kr
(0.14 $)
     -4.91 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 238.19 kr
(37.85 $)
414.77 kr
(65.91 $)
     +74.14 %
Sports And Leisure
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 241.07 kr
(38.31 $)
233.52 kr
(37.11 $)
     -3.13 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 182.56 kr
(29.01 $)
99.50 kr
(15.81 $)
     -45.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr
(17.48 $)
75.51 kr
(12.00 $)
     -31.35 %
Childcare
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,921.78 kr
(464.31 $)
5,909.15 kr
(939.05 $)
     +102.24 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 44,950.87 kr
(7,143.36 $)
97,935.74 kr
(15,563.45 $)
     +117.87 %
Clothing And Shoes
Denmark Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 705.98 kr
(112.19 $)
276.15 kr
(43.88 $)
     -60.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 301.26 kr
(47.87 $)
223.68 kr
(35.55 $)
     -25.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 723.57 kr
(114.99 $)
479.35 kr
(76.18 $)
     -33.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,040.83 kr
(165.40 $)
606.92 kr
(96.45 $)
     -41.69 %
Rent Per Month
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,625.86 kr
(1,052.95 $)
8,401.76 kr
(1,335.16 $)
     +26.80 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,721.82 kr
(750.37 $)
6,810.63 kr
(1,082.31 $)
     +44.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 11,974.38 kr
(1,902.91 $)
13,667.75 kr
(2,172.01 $)
     +14.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 8,993.82 kr
(1,429.25 $)
11,055.82 kr
(1,756.93 $)
     +22.93 %
Buy Apartment Price
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,417.88 kr
(543.15 $)
2,097.39 kr
(333.31 $)
     -38.63 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,404.36 kr
(382.09 $)
1,256.19 kr
(199.63 $)
     -47.75 %
Salaries And Financing
Denmark Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,610.76 kr
(3,593.19 $)
22,382.13 kr
(3,556.85 $)
     -1.01 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.64 4.01      +144.05 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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