Cost of Living Comparison Between Spain and Sweden Reverse

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Cost of Living in Sweden is 24.5% higher than in Spain (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Sweden is 14.1% higher than in Spain
Rent Prices in Sweden are 9.5% lower than in Spain
Restaurant Prices in Sweden are 22.3% higher than in Spain
Groceries Prices in Sweden are 32.5% higher than in Spain
Local Purchasing Power in Sweden is 30.8% higher than in Spain
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Restaurants
Spain Edit Sweden Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(137.89 kr)
10.88 €
(125.00 kr)
     -9.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 €
(574.52 kr)
69.62 €
(800.00 kr)
     +39.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 €
(103.41 kr)
8.70 €
(100.00 kr)
     -3.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 €
(34.47 kr)
6.53 €
(75.00 kr)
     +117.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 €
(34.47 kr)
6.09 €
(70.00 kr)
     +103.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.86 €
(21.42 kr)
3.71 €
(42.67 kr)
     +99.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 €
(23.15 kr)
2.04 €
(23.46 kr)
     +1.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 €
(17.54 kr)
1.82 €
(20.95 kr)
     +19.4 %
Markets
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.92 €
(45.08 kr)
5.30 €
(60.95 kr)
     +35.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.16 €
(13.31 kr)
2.30 €
(26.47 kr)
     +98.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.60 €
(6.87 kr)
1.42 €
(16.27 kr)
     +136.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.45 €
(28.14 kr)
3.62 €
(41.62 kr)
     +47.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.39 €
(61.95 kr)
4.58 €
(52.66 kr)
     -15.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.17 €
(36.43 kr)
4.77 €
(54.83 kr)
     +50.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.95 €
(68.41 kr)
6.78 €
(77.92 kr)
     +13.9 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.90 €
(10.32 kr)
1.17 €
(13.43 kr)
     +30.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.77 €
(8.80 kr)
1.03 €
(11.86 kr)
     +34.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.78 €
(8.94 kr)
1.19 €
(13.70 kr)
     +53.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.01 €
(11.59 kr)
1.80 €
(20.66 kr)
     +78.3 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(7.64 kr)
0.63 €
(7.25 kr)
     -5.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.72 €
(8.24 kr)
0.70 €
(8.00 kr)
     -2.9 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.04 €
(11.96 kr)
1.97 €
(22.58 kr)
     +88.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.66 €
(7.56 kr)
1.29 €
(14.77 kr)
     +95.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 €
(57.45 kr)
8.70 €
(100.00 kr)
     +74.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.04 €
(11.95 kr)
1.73 €
(19.83 kr)
     +66.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.69 €
(19.45 kr)
1.83 €
(21.03 kr)
     +8.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.25 €
(60.33 kr)
6.09 €
(70.00 kr)
     +16.0 %
Transportation
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 €
(17.24 kr)
3.05 €
(35.00 kr)
     +103.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 31.30 €
(359.70 kr)
72.67 €
(835.00 kr)
     +132.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 €
(40.22 kr)
5.27 €
(60.50 kr)
     +50.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.95 €
(22.38 kr)
2.80 €
(32.19 kr)
     +43.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22.60 €
(259.69 kr)
51.35 €
(590.00 kr)
     +127.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.08 €
(69.92 kr)
6.42 €
(73.77 kr)
     +5.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,365.00 €
(383,380.32 kr)
26,891.80 €
(309,000.00 kr)
     -19.4 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,867.30 €
(297,228.03 kr)
27,050.92 €
(310,828.40 kr)
     +4.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 132.68 €
(1,524.56 kr)
96.58 €
(1,109.71 kr)
     -27.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 18.32 €
(210.50 kr)
25.02 €
(287.44 kr)
     +36.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.98 €
(367.52 kr)
28.41 €
(326.47 kr)
     -11.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.39 €
(452.61 kr)
33.53 €
(385.26 kr)
     -14.9 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.31 €
(152.99 kr)
22.93 €
(263.52 kr)
     +72.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 €
(91.92 kr)
13.05 €
(150.00 kr)
     +63.2 %
Childcare
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 416.36 €
(4,784.17 kr)
122.55 €
(1,408.13 kr)
     -70.6 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,096.81 €
(93,036.29 kr)
2,241.20 €
(25,752.44 kr)
     -72.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 75.14 €
(863.37 kr)
77.02 €
(885.03 kr)
     +2.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.36 €
(348.84 kr)
34.14 €
(392.27 kr)
     +12.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 76.09 €
(874.27 kr)
81.11 €
(932.00 kr)
     +6.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.47 €
(1,016.54 kr)
115.07 €
(1,322.19 kr)
     +30.1 %
Rent Per Month
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 959.78 €
(11,028.33 kr)
890.60 €
(10,233.42 kr)
     -7.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 716.03 €
(8,227.58 kr)
634.32 €
(7,288.64 kr)
     -11.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,556.45 €
(17,884.41 kr)
1,346.10 €
(15,467.41 kr)
     -13.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,082.37 €
(12,436.94 kr)
1,032.66 €
(11,865.80 kr)
     -4.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 322.74 €
(3,708.40 kr)
464.43 €
(5,336.50 kr)
     +43.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 193.30 €
(2,221.10 kr)
284.26 €
(3,266.30 kr)
     +47.1 %
Salaries And Financing
Spain Edit Sweden Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,736.77 €
(19,956.32 kr)
2,590.87 €
(29,770.35 kr)
     +49.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.53 4.71      +33.2 %
Last update: May 2024May 2024
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