Cost of Living Comparison Between Finland and Norway Reverse

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Cost of Living in Norway is 20.2% higher than in Finland (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Norway is 22.9% higher than in Finland
Rent Prices in Norway are 32.0% higher than in Finland
Restaurant Prices in Norway are 15.5% higher than in Finland
Groceries Prices in Norway are 25.0% higher than in Finland
Local Purchasing Power in Norway is 2.1% lower than in Finland
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Restaurants
Finland Edit Norway Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 14.00 €
(160.46 kr)
17.45 €
(200.00 kr)
     +24.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 €
(916.93 kr)
87.25 €
(1,000.00 kr)
     +9.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 €
(114.62 kr)
11.34 €
(130.00 kr)
     +13.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(80.23 kr)
8.72 €
(100.00 kr)
     +24.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 €
(80.23 kr)
8.64 €
(99.00 kr)
     +23.4 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.13 €
(47.32 kr)
4.12 €
(47.17 kr)
     -0.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 €
(28.57 kr)
2.87 €
(32.93 kr)
     +15.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.70 €
(19.46 kr)
2.38 €
(27.25 kr)
     +40.0 %
Markets
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.03 €
(46.15 kr)
7.21 €
(82.64 kr)
     +79.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.18 €
(24.95 kr)
2.60 €
(29.77 kr)
     +19.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.07 €
(12.26 kr)
1.20 €
(13.74 kr)
     +12.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.91 €
(33.31 kr)
3.60 €
(41.23 kr)
     +23.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.50 €
(40.13 kr)
4.55 €
(52.20 kr)
     +30.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.11 €
(58.58 kr)
5.71 €
(65.47 kr)
     +11.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.49 €
(97.28 kr)
11.71 €
(134.25 kr)
     +38.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.01 €
(11.59 kr)
1.27 €
(14.56 kr)
     +25.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.79 €
(9.10 kr)
0.94 €
(10.75 kr)
     +18.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.98 €
(11.26 kr)
1.21 €
(13.89 kr)
     +23.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.70 €
(19.43 kr)
1.75 €
(20.01 kr)
     +3.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.54 €
(6.21 kr)
0.88 €
(10.07 kr)
     +62.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.74 €
(8.49 kr)
0.95 €
(10.93 kr)
     +28.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.83 €
(21.00 kr)
2.26 €
(25.85 kr)
     +23.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.62 €
(18.54 kr)
1.91 €
(21.85 kr)
     +17.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 €
(149.00 kr)
13.09 €
(150.00 kr)
     +0.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.82 €
(32.37 kr)
2.94 €
(33.69 kr)
     +4.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.30 €
(37.87 kr)
3.78 €
(43.32 kr)
     +14.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 €
(114.62 kr)
13.09 €
(150.00 kr)
     +30.9 %
Transportation
Finland Edit Norway Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 €
(34.38 kr)
3.58 €
(41.00 kr)
     +19.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.00 €
(676.23 kr)
69.80 €
(800.00 kr)
     +18.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 €
(80.23 kr)
9.16 €
(105.00 kr)
     +30.9 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(27.67 kr)
2.39 €
(27.36 kr)
     -1.1 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 €
(573.08 kr)
47.55 €
(545.00 kr)
     -4.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.37 €
(84.44 kr)
7.13 €
(81.67 kr)
     -3.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,550.00 €
(327,227.96 kr)
31,409.30 €
(360,000.00 kr)
     +10.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,731.76 €
(340,772.83 kr)
31,981.26 €
(366,555.56 kr)
     +7.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 118.95 €
(1,363.40 kr)
194.92 €
(2,234.04 kr)
     +63.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 26.27 €
(301.10 kr)
37.70 €
(432.12 kr)
     +43.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 20.98 €
(240.46 kr)
51.43 €
(589.47 kr)
     +145.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 40.58 €
(465.10 kr)
39.86 €
(456.83 kr)
     -1.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.01 €
(275.24 kr)
27.11 €
(310.76 kr)
     +12.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 €
(171.92 kr)
13.09 €
(150.00 kr)
     -12.8 %
Childcare
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 296.06 €
(3,393.27 kr)
285.64 €
(3,273.87 kr)
     -3.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,561.32 €
(98,126.19 kr)
6,102.65 €
(69,946.00 kr)
     -28.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Finland Edit Norway Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.77 €
(960.16 kr)
80.03 €
(917.24 kr)
     -4.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.81 €
(387.52 kr)
40.91 €
(468.87 kr)
     +21.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.65 €
(935.88 kr)
93.32 €
(1,069.62 kr)
     +14.3 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 112.93 €
(1,294.40 kr)
122.87 €
(1,408.31 kr)
     +8.8 %
Rent Per Month
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 792.42 €
(9,082.38 kr)
1,153.19 €
(13,217.40 kr)
     +45.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 644.73 €
(7,389.61 kr)
808.56 €
(9,267.34 kr)
     +25.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,316.42 €
(15,088.28 kr)
1,706.40 €
(19,558.03 kr)
     +29.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,019.87 €
(11,689.27 kr)
1,311.72 €
(15,034.41 kr)
     +28.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 483.83 €
(5,545.48 kr)
542.18 €
(6,214.18 kr)
     +12.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 321.73 €
(3,687.56 kr)
373.55 €
(4,281.49 kr)
     +16.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Finland Edit Norway Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,603.50 €
(29,840.21 kr)
3,132.82 €
(35,907.01 kr)
     +20.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.41 4.17      +22.1 %
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