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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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City in Sweden:
Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Sweden are 11.71% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 9.46% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 1.38% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 61.89% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 23.52% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 4.42% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(62.71 kr)
1,263.05 ¥
(99.00 kr)
     +57.88 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(313.53 kr)
7,654.82 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +91.37 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 670.00 ¥
(52.52 kr)
893.06 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +33.29 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 400.00 ¥
(31.35 kr)
765.48 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +91.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(39.19 kr)
701.69 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +40.34 %
Cappuccino (regular) 371.35 ¥
(29.11 kr)
429.13 ¥
(33.64 kr)
     +15.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 132.48 ¥
(10.38 kr)
218.99 ¥
(17.17 kr)
     +65.30 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 105.78 ¥
(8.29 kr)
202.49 ¥
(15.87 kr)
     +91.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 698.33 ¥
(54.74 kr)
492.21 ¥
(38.58 kr)
     -29.52 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 167.03 ¥
(13.09 kr)
235.09 ¥
(18.43 kr)
     +40.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 187.31 ¥
(14.68 kr)
138.93 ¥
(10.89 kr)
     -25.83 %
Eggs (12) 228.20 ¥
(17.89 kr)
327.17 ¥
(25.64 kr)
     +43.37 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 888.51 ¥
(69.64 kr)
480.08 ¥
(37.63 kr)
     -45.97 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 400.29 ¥
(31.38 kr)
502.87 ¥
(39.42 kr)
     +25.62 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 821.97 ¥
(64.43 kr)
821.22 ¥
(64.37 kr)
     -0.09 %
Apples (1 lb) 297.92 ¥
(23.35 kr)
132.71 ¥
(10.40 kr)
     -55.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 148.21 ¥
(11.62 kr)
122.35 ¥
(9.59 kr)
     -17.45 %
Oranges (1 lb) 261.98 ¥
(20.53 kr)
122.01 ¥
(9.56 kr)
     -53.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 343.18 ¥
(26.90 kr)
150.24 ¥
(11.78 kr)
     -56.22 %
Potato (1 lb) 185.85 ¥
(14.57 kr)
54.97 ¥
(4.31 kr)
     -70.42 %
Onion (1 lb) 168.34 ¥
(13.19 kr)
60.83 ¥
(4.77 kr)
     -63.87 %
Lettuce (1 head) 200.81 ¥
(15.74 kr)
209.31 ¥
(16.41 kr)
     +4.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 129.66 ¥
(10.16 kr)
172.12 ¥
(13.49 kr)
     +32.75 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(94.06 kr)
1,020.64 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -14.95 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 284.87 ¥
(22.33 kr)
210.45 ¥
(16.50 kr)
     -26.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 377.46 ¥
(29.59 kr)
215.35 ¥
(16.88 kr)
     -42.95 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 460.00 ¥
(36.06 kr)
752.72 ¥
(59.00 kr)
     +63.64 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(15.68 kr)
344.47 ¥
(27.00 kr)
     +72.23 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,900.00 ¥
(775.98 kr)
9,696.11 ¥
(760.00 kr)
     -2.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 700.00 ¥
(54.87 kr)
599.63 ¥
(47.00 kr)
     -14.34 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 542.35 ¥
(42.51 kr)
287.45 ¥
(22.53 kr)
     -47.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4,000.00 ¥
(313.53 kr)
6,379.02 ¥
(500.00 kr)
     +59.48 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 484.04 ¥
(37.94 kr)
655.28 ¥
(51.36 kr)
     +35.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(195,954.96 kr)
2,551,606.81 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     +2.06 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,036,474.36 ¥
(159,622.90 kr)
2,433,986.64 ¥
(190,780.70 kr)
     +19.52 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,797.00 ¥
(1,551.73 kr)
7,930.35 ¥
(621.60 kr)
     -59.94 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 45.66 ¥
(3.58 kr)
10.40 ¥
(0.82 kr)
     -77.22 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,112.86 ¥
(322.37 kr)
3,178.57 ¥
(249.14 kr)
     -22.72 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,748.04 ¥
(685.69 kr)
4,215.43 ¥
(330.41 kr)
     -51.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,878.26 ¥
(147.22 kr)
2,800.06 ¥
(219.47 kr)
     +49.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(141.09 kr)
1,530.96 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -14.95 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 49,375.00 ¥
(3,870.11 kr)
15,925.03 ¥
(1,248.24 kr)
     -67.75 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,814,285.71 ¥
(220,589.29 kr)
1,417,323.77 ¥
(111,092.65 kr)
     -49.64 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,442.05 ¥
(583.32 kr)
10,797.91 ¥
(846.36 kr)
     +45.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,948.62 ¥
(309.50 kr)
4,373.58 ¥
(342.81 kr)
     +10.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,121.83 ¥
(636.61 kr)
11,097.64 ¥
(869.86 kr)
     +36.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,869.17 ¥
(851.95 kr)
15,458.68 ¥
(1,211.68 kr)
     +42.23 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 83,037.03 ¥
(6,508.61 kr)
90,515.56 ¥
(7,094.79 kr)
     +9.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 55,343.81 ¥
(4,337.96 kr)
63,460.48 ¥
(4,974.16 kr)
     +14.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 167,319.26 ¥
(13,114.82 kr)
146,718.41 ¥
(11,500.08 kr)
     -12.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 104,631.43 ¥
(8,201.22 kr)
104,842.04 ¥
(8,217.73 kr)
     +0.20 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 90,594.38 ¥
(7,100.97 kr)
71,121.63 ¥
(5,574.65 kr)
     -21.49 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 44,974.48 ¥
(3,525.19 kr)
38,908.45 ¥
(3,049.72 kr)
     -13.49 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 273,217.11 ¥
(21,415.30 kr)
258,317.39 ¥
(20,247.43 kr)
     -5.45 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.25 1.89      +51.47 %
Last update: June 2017June 2017
Contributors:5701141
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY