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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 13.80% lower than in Japan
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 12.76% lower than in Japan
Rent Prices in Sweden are 9.37% lower than in Japan
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 55.59% higher than in Japan
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 25.80% lower than in Japan
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 5.76% higher than in Japan
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 ¥
(64.83 kr)
1,172.26 ¥
(95.00 kr)
     +46.53 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,000.00 ¥
(324.16 kr)
7,403.74 ¥
(600.00 kr)
     +85.09 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 680.00 ¥
(55.11 kr)
863.77 ¥
(70.00 kr)
     +27.02 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 380.00 ¥
(30.80 kr)
740.37 ¥
(60.00 kr)
     +94.84 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 500.00 ¥
(40.52 kr)
678.68 ¥
(55.00 kr)
     +35.74 %
Cappuccino (regular) 377.55 ¥
(30.60 kr)
407.69 ¥
(33.04 kr)
     +7.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 131.30 ¥
(10.64 kr)
223.95 ¥
(18.15 kr)
     +70.56 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 105.26 ¥
(8.53 kr)
202.37 ¥
(16.40 kr)
     +92.26 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 705.37 ¥
(57.16 kr)
480.97 ¥
(38.98 kr)
     -31.81 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 167.62 ¥
(13.58 kr)
228.92 ¥
(18.55 kr)
     +36.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 203.99 ¥
(16.53 kr)
130.19 ¥
(10.55 kr)
     -36.18 %
Eggs (12) 228.36 ¥
(18.51 kr)
314.61 ¥
(25.50 kr)
     +37.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 886.51 ¥
(71.84 kr)
468.57 ¥
(37.97 kr)
     -47.14 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 393.97 ¥
(31.93 kr)
480.81 ¥
(38.96 kr)
     +22.04 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 863.03 ¥
(69.94 kr)
809.09 ¥
(65.57 kr)
     -6.25 %
Apples (1 lb) 294.32 ¥
(23.85 kr)
125.90 ¥
(10.20 kr)
     -57.22 %
Banana (1 lb) 141.26 ¥
(11.45 kr)
117.91 ¥
(9.56 kr)
     -16.53 %
Oranges (1 lb) 257.41 ¥
(20.86 kr)
115.95 ¥
(9.40 kr)
     -54.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 343.95 ¥
(27.87 kr)
138.38 ¥
(11.21 kr)
     -59.77 %
Potato (1 lb) 177.15 ¥
(14.36 kr)
52.28 ¥
(4.24 kr)
     -70.49 %
Onion (1 lb) 163.58 ¥
(13.26 kr)
59.35 ¥
(4.81 kr)
     -63.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 189.87 ¥
(15.39 kr)
203.60 ¥
(16.50 kr)
     +7.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 134.74 ¥
(10.92 kr)
168.54 ¥
(13.66 kr)
     +25.08 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,200.00 ¥
(97.25 kr)
987.16 ¥
(80.00 kr)
     -17.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 285.61 ¥
(23.15 kr)
204.11 ¥
(16.54 kr)
     -28.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 398.15 ¥
(32.27 kr)
211.69 ¥
(17.16 kr)
     -46.83 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 460.00 ¥
(37.28 kr)
728.03 ¥
(59.00 kr)
     +58.27 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 210.00 ¥
(17.02 kr)
320.83 ¥
(26.00 kr)
     +52.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,235.00 ¥
(748.41 kr)
9,254.67 ¥
(750.00 kr)
     +0.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 720.00 ¥
(58.35 kr)
579.96 ¥
(47.00 kr)
     -19.45 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 563.27 ¥
(45.65 kr)
262.33 ¥
(21.26 kr)
     -53.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,030.00 ¥
(245.55 kr)
6,169.78 ¥
(500.00 kr)
     +103.62 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 485.13 ¥
(39.31 kr)
620.68 ¥
(50.30 kr)
     +27.94 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,550,000.00 ¥
(206,652.40 kr)
2,467,912.30 ¥
(200,000.00 kr)
     -3.22 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,600,000.00 ¥
(210,704.41 kr)
2,311,282.79 ¥
(187,306.72 kr)
     -11.10 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 19,918.19 ¥
(1,614.17 kr)
7,875.90 ¥
(638.26 kr)
     -60.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 41.67 ¥
(3.38 kr)
10.79 ¥
(0.87 kr)
     -74.11 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,093.14 ¥
(331.71 kr)
3,035.45 ¥
(245.99 kr)
     -25.84 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 8,742.72 ¥
(708.51 kr)
4,192.58 ¥
(339.77 kr)
     -52.04 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,686.84 ¥
(136.70 kr)
2,809.31 ¥
(227.67 kr)
     +66.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,800.00 ¥
(145.87 kr)
1,480.75 ¥
(120.00 kr)
     -17.74 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,450.78 ¥
(603.81 kr)
10,479.01 ¥
(849.22 kr)
     +40.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,060.95 ¥
(329.10 kr)
4,229.18 ¥
(342.73 kr)
     +4.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,255.65 ¥
(669.04 kr)
10,877.44 ¥
(881.51 kr)
     +31.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 11,085.41 ¥
(898.36 kr)
14,908.03 ¥
(1,208.15 kr)
     +34.48 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 89,606.22 ¥
(7,261.70 kr)
90,335.94 ¥
(7,320.84 kr)
     +0.81 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 56,086.53 ¥
(4,545.26 kr)
62,536.50 ¥
(5,067.97 kr)
     +11.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 191,916.55 ¥
(15,552.95 kr)
150,262.46 ¥
(12,177.29 kr)
     -21.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 113,955.12 ¥
(9,234.94 kr)
104,309.56 ¥
(8,453.26 kr)
     -8.46 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 84,025.46 ¥
(6,809.44 kr)
71,204.84 ¥
(5,770.45 kr)
     -15.26 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 41,737.57 ¥
(3,382.42 kr)
39,271.94 ¥
(3,182.60 kr)
     -5.91 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 271,497.73 ¥
(22,002.22 kr)
250,518.69 ¥
(20,302.07 kr)
     -7.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 1.44 1.98      +37.27 %
Last update: December, 2016December, 2016
Contributors:5641031
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: JPY