Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and Sweden Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sweden are 25.65% lower than in Norway (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sweden are 24.84% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in Sweden are 22.21% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 27.73% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 29.05% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 13.95% higher than in Norway
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Restaurants
Norway Edit Sweden Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 175.00 NOK
(172.21 SEK)
101.62 NOK
(100.00 SEK)
     -41.93 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 NOK
(787.22 SEK)
660.55 NOK
(650.00 SEK)
     -17.43 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 110.00 NOK
(108.24 SEK)
81.30 NOK
(80.00 SEK)
     -26.09 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 90.00 NOK
(88.56 SEK)
69.10 NOK
(68.00 SEK)
     -23.22 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 90.00 NOK
(88.56 SEK)
66.05 NOK
(65.00 SEK)
     -26.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 43.13 NOK
(42.44 SEK)
37.84 NOK
(37.24 SEK)
     -12.27 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 32.14 NOK
(31.63 SEK)
20.57 NOK
(20.24 SEK)
     -36.00 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 26.86 NOK
(26.43 SEK)
17.53 NOK
(17.25 SEK)
     -34.73 %
Markets
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 70.69 NOK
(69.56 SEK)
43.94 NOK
(43.23 SEK)
     -37.85 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 25.50 NOK
(25.10 SEK)
20.46 NOK
(20.14 SEK)
     -19.76 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 12.44 NOK
(12.25 SEK)
11.85 NOK
(11.66 SEK)
     -4.81 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 38.96 NOK
(38.34 SEK)
29.31 NOK
(28.84 SEK)
     -24.77 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 50.04 NOK
(49.24 SEK)
39.57 NOK
(38.94 SEK)
     -20.93 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 56.84 NOK
(55.93 SEK)
41.09 NOK
(40.43 SEK)
     -27.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 120.06 NOK
(118.14 SEK)
74.28 NOK
(73.09 SEK)
     -38.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 13.55 NOK
(13.33 SEK)
12.38 NOK
(12.18 SEK)
     -8.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 10.73 NOK
(10.56 SEK)
10.25 NOK
(10.09 SEK)
     -4.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 12.94 NOK
(12.73 SEK)
11.90 NOK
(11.71 SEK)
     -8.08 %
Tomato (1 lb) 15.23 NOK
(14.98 SEK)
13.94 NOK
(13.71 SEK)
     -8.48 %
Potato (1 lb) 9.41 NOK
(9.26 SEK)
5.34 NOK
(5.25 SEK)
     -43.25 %
Onion (1 lb) 10.21 NOK
(10.05 SEK)
5.93 NOK
(5.84 SEK)
     -41.93 %
Lettuce (1 head) 21.75 NOK
(21.41 SEK)
18.71 NOK
(18.41 SEK)
     -14.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.32 NOK
(19.99 SEK)
13.88 NOK
(13.66 SEK)
     -31.67 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 150.00 NOK
(147.60 SEK)
91.46 NOK
(90.00 SEK)
     -39.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 32.73 NOK
(32.21 SEK)
16.62 NOK
(16.35 SEK)
     -49.23 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 39.70 NOK
(39.06 SEK)
18.86 NOK
(18.56 SEK)
     -52.48 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 129.90 NOK
(127.83 SEK)
66.05 NOK
(65.00 SEK)
     -49.15 %
Transportation
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 38.00 NOK
(37.39 SEK)
31.50 NOK
(31.00 SEK)
     -17.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 760.00 NOK
(747.86 SEK)
863.80 NOK
(850.00 SEK)
     +13.66 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 NOK
(98.40 SEK)
50.81 NOK
(50.00 SEK)
     -49.19 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 23.50 NOK
(23.12 SEK)
27.80 NOK
(27.36 SEK)
     +18.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 500.00 NOK
(492.01 SEK)
533.52 NOK
(525.00 SEK)
     +6.70 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 60.53 NOK
(59.56 SEK)
59.27 NOK
(58.33 SEK)
     -2.07 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 345,000.00 NOK
(339,490.05 SEK)
223,570.62 NOK
(220,000.00 SEK)
     -35.20 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 329,668.14 NOK
(324,403.05 SEK)
219,124.66 NOK
(215,625.05 SEK)
     -33.53 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,658.02 NOK
(1,631.54 SEK)
741.36 NOK
(729.52 SEK)
     -55.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.08 NOK
(1.06 SEK)
1.21 NOK
(1.19 SEK)
     +11.91 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 495.18 NOK
(487.27 SEK)
299.08 NOK
(294.31 SEK)
     -39.60 %
Sports And Leisure
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 412.42 NOK
(405.83 SEK)
350.89 NOK
(345.29 SEK)
     -14.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 292.24 NOK
(287.57 SEK)
224.63 NOK
(221.05 SEK)
     -23.13 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 135.00 NOK
(132.84 SEK)
132.11 NOK
(130.00 SEK)
     -2.14 %
Childcare
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,193.01 NOK
(3,142.02 SEK)
1,365.01 NOK
(1,343.20 SEK)
     -57.25 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 54,174.57 NOK
(53,309.35 SEK)
23,911.91 NOK
(23,530.02 SEK)
     -55.86 %
Clothing And Shoes
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 884.26 NOK
(870.14 SEK)
866.98 NOK
(853.13 SEK)
     -1.95 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 389.86 NOK
(383.63 SEK)
357.91 NOK
(352.19 SEK)
     -8.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 974.29 NOK
(958.73 SEK)
885.24 NOK
(871.10 SEK)
     -9.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,326.68 NOK
(1,305.50 SEK)
1,205.54 NOK
(1,186.28 SEK)
     -9.13 %
Rent Per Month
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,157.35 NOK
(9,995.13 SEK)
8,110.60 NOK
(7,981.06 SEK)
     -20.15 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,957.82 NOK
(7,830.72 SEK)
5,965.26 NOK
(5,869.99 SEK)
     -25.04 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,473.57 NOK
(16,210.47 SEK)
13,175.18 NOK
(12,964.76 SEK)
     -20.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,887.32 NOK
(12,681.49 SEK)
9,682.91 NOK
(9,528.27 SEK)
     -24.86 %
Buy Apartment Price
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,585.88 NOK
(5,496.67 SEK)
4,917.73 NOK
(4,839.19 SEK)
     -11.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,850.38 NOK
(3,788.88 SEK)
3,136.96 NOK
(3,086.86 SEK)
     -18.53 %
Salaries And Financing
Norway Edit Sweden Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 29,734.86 NOK
(29,259.97 SEK)
25,466.61 NOK
(25,059.89 SEK)
     -14.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.82 2.74      -2.78 %
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