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Cost of Living Comparison Between Japan and Sweden Reverse

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City in Sweden:
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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 17.25% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 17.04% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 16.36% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 48.44% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 28.63% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 8.60% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(67.71 kr)
1,122.45 ¥
(95.00 kr)
     +40.31 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(338.54 kr)
7,089.18 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +77.23 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 670.00 ¥
(56.71 kr)
827.07 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +23.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 386.44 ¥
(32.71 kr)
708.92 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +83.45 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(42.32 kr)
649.84 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +29.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 377.80 ¥
(31.98 kr)
388.56 ¥
(32.89 kr)
     +2.85 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 131.83 ¥
(11.16 kr)
215.51 ¥
(18.24 kr)
     +63.48 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 105.68 ¥
(8.94 kr)
195.38 ¥
(16.54 kr)
     +84.89 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 699.87 ¥
(59.23 kr)
461.86 ¥
(39.09 kr)
     -34.01 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 161.03 ¥
(13.63 kr)
221.21 ¥
(18.72 kr)
     +37.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 210.41 ¥
(17.81 kr)
124.72 ¥
(10.56 kr)
     -40.73 %
Eggs (12) 230.30 ¥
(19.49 kr)
305.89 ¥
(25.89 kr)
     +32.82 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 869.62 ¥
(73.60 kr)
450.55 ¥
(38.13 kr)
     -48.19 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 384.55 ¥
(32.55 kr)
456.64 ¥
(38.65 kr)
     +18.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 830.80 ¥
(70.32 kr)
797.24 ¥
(67.48 kr)
     -4.04 %
Apples (1 lb) 308.92 ¥
(26.15 kr)
118.02 ¥
(9.99 kr)
     -61.80 %
Banana (1 lb) 142.95 ¥
(12.10 kr)
113.83 ¥
(9.63 kr)
     -20.37 %
Oranges (1 lb) 268.02 ¥
(22.68 kr)
109.91 ¥
(9.30 kr)
     -58.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 332.82 ¥
(28.17 kr)
131.14 ¥
(11.10 kr)
     -60.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 172.41 ¥
(14.59 kr)
50.28 ¥
(4.26 kr)
     -70.84 %
Onion (1 lb) 162.04 ¥
(13.71 kr)
57.76 ¥
(4.89 kr)
     -64.35 %
Lettuce (1 head) 190.67 ¥
(16.14 kr)
194.95 ¥
(16.50 kr)
     +2.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 135.47 ¥
(11.47 kr)
163.51 ¥
(13.84 kr)
     +20.70 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(101.56 kr)
945.22 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -21.23 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 283.75 ¥
(24.02 kr)
196.25 ¥
(16.61 kr)
     -30.84 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 387.26 ¥
(32.78 kr)
205.20 ¥
(17.37 kr)
     -47.01 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 450.00 ¥
(38.09 kr)
673.47 ¥
(57.00 kr)
     +49.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ¥
(16.93 kr)
307.20 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +53.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,235.00 ¥
(781.61 kr)
8,861.48 ¥
(750.00 kr)
     -4.04 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(60.94 kr)
555.32 ¥
(47.00 kr)
     -22.87 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 579.36 ¥
(49.04 kr)
266.21 ¥
(22.53 kr)
     -54.05 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(256.45 kr)
5,907.65 ¥
(500.00 kr)
     +94.97 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 489.23 ¥
(41.41 kr)
593.87 ¥
(50.26 kr)
     +21.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,500,000.00 ¥
(211,590.03 kr)
2,363,060.33 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     -5.48 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,750,000.00 ¥
(232,749.03 kr)
2,213,888.95 ¥
(187,374.73 kr)
     -19.49 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,507.09 ¥
(1,651.00 kr)
7,622.79 ¥
(645.16 kr)
     -60.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 40.97 ¥
(3.47 kr)
10.37 ¥
(0.88 kr)
     -74.69 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,000.05 ¥
(338.55 kr)
2,885.34 ¥
(244.20 kr)
     -27.87 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,818.21 ¥
(746.34 kr)
3,980.47 ¥
(336.89 kr)
     -54.86 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,677.50 ¥
(141.98 kr)
2,619.62 ¥
(221.71 kr)
     +56.16 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(152.34 kr)
1,417.84 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -21.23 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,472.95 ¥
(632.48 kr)
10,028.87 ¥
(848.80 kr)
     +34.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,116.36 ¥
(348.39 kr)
4,085.56 ¥
(345.79 kr)
     -0.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,185.12 ¥
(692.76 kr)
10,399.65 ¥
(880.18 kr)
     +27.06 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,825.92 ¥
(916.26 kr)
14,212.76 ¥
(1,202.91 kr)
     +31.28 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 91,723.50 ¥
(7,763.11 kr)
85,352.25 ¥
(7,223.87 kr)
     -6.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,848.47 ¥
(4,811.43 kr)
58,816.30 ¥
(4,977.98 kr)
     +3.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 198,095.71 ¥
(16,766.03 kr)
143,319.91 ¥
(12,130.03 kr)
     -27.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 115,753.67 ¥
(9,796.93 kr)
99,058.74 ¥
(8,383.94 kr)
     -14.42 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 94,730.81 ¥
(8,017.64 kr)
67,945.02 ¥
(5,750.60 kr)
     -28.28 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 41,276.48 ¥
(3,493.48 kr)
37,126.36 ¥
(3,142.23 kr)
     -10.05 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 266,819.89 ¥
(22,582.57 kr)
240,402.21 ¥
(20,346.68 kr)
     -9.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.47 2.03      +37.71 %
Last update: September, 2016October, 2016
Contributors:565999
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY