Cost of Living Comparison Between Sweden and Romania Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Romania are 35.4% lower than in Sweden (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Romania are 39.3% lower than in Sweden
Rent Prices in Romania are 51.5% lower than in Sweden
Restaurant Prices in Romania are 33.6% lower than in Sweden
Groceries Prices in Romania are 38.6% lower than in Sweden
Local Purchasing Power in Romania is 49.5% lower than in Sweden
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Restaurants
Sweden Edit Romania Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 125.00 kr
(53.41 lei)
105.05 kr
(44.89 lei)
     -16.0 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr
(341.84 lei)
468.05 kr
(200.00 lei)
     -41.5 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 kr
(42.73 lei)
70.21 kr
(30.00 lei)
     -29.8 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 75.00 kr
(32.05 lei)
23.40 kr
(10.00 lei)
     -68.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 70.00 kr
(29.91 lei)
32.76 kr
(14.00 lei)
     -53.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 42.52 kr
(18.17 lei)
28.34 kr
(12.11 lei)
     -33.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 23.15 kr
(9.89 lei)
19.50 kr
(8.33 lei)
     -15.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 20.83 kr
(8.90 lei)
17.51 kr
(7.48 lei)
     -15.9 %
Markets
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 61.39 kr
(26.23 lei)
61.52 kr
(26.29 lei)
     +0.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 26.51 kr
(11.33 lei)
11.13 kr
(4.76 lei)
     -58.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 16.36 kr
(6.99 lei)
8.16 kr
(3.49 lei)
     -50.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 41.70 kr
(17.82 lei)
33.67 kr
(14.39 lei)
     -19.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 52.95 kr
(22.63 lei)
40.68 kr
(17.38 lei)
     -23.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 55.14 kr
(23.56 lei)
31.17 kr
(13.32 lei)
     -43.5 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 77.91 kr
(33.29 lei)
49.10 kr
(20.98 lei)
     -37.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 13.47 kr
(5.75 lei)
5.22 kr
(2.23 lei)
     -61.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 11.94 kr
(5.10 lei)
7.54 kr
(3.22 lei)
     -36.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 13.78 kr
(5.89 lei)
7.37 kr
(3.15 lei)
     -46.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.66 kr
(8.83 lei)
9.53 kr
(4.07 lei)
     -53.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 7.20 kr
(3.08 lei)
4.34 kr
(1.85 lei)
     -39.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 8.03 kr
(3.43 lei)
4.76 kr
(2.04 lei)
     -40.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 22.50 kr
(9.62 lei)
9.24 kr
(3.95 lei)
     -59.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 14.82 kr
(6.33 lei)
8.00 kr
(3.42 lei)
     -46.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 kr
(42.73 lei)
70.21 kr
(30.00 lei)
     -29.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 19.87 kr
(8.49 lei)
11.13 kr
(4.76 lei)
     -44.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 21.21 kr
(9.06 lei)
17.41 kr
(7.44 lei)
     -17.9 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 70.00 kr
(29.91 lei)
58.51 kr
(25.00 lei)
     -16.4 %
Transportation
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 kr
(14.96 lei)
7.02 kr
(3.00 lei)
     -79.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 847.50 kr
(362.14 lei)
210.62 kr
(90.00 lei)
     -75.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 60.00 kr
(25.64 lei)
7.93 kr
(3.39 lei)
     -86.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 kr
(13.75 lei)
11.30 kr
(4.83 lei)
     -64.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 590.00 kr
(252.11 lei)
70.21 kr
(30.00 lei)
     -88.1 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 74.00 kr
(31.62 lei)
61.90 kr
(26.45 lei)
     -16.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 309,000.00 kr
(132,037.23 lei)
282,506.60 kr
(120,716.47 lei)
     -8.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 310,175.00 kr
(132,539.31 lei)
273,140.93 kr
(116,714.47 lei)
     -11.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,098.61 kr
(469.44 lei)
1,563.57 kr
(668.12 lei)
     +42.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 287.18 kr
(122.71 lei)
85.45 kr
(36.51 lei)
     -70.2 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 325.42 kr
(139.05 lei)
97.25 kr
(41.56 lei)
     -70.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 384.65 kr
(164.36 lei)
444.21 kr
(189.81 lei)
     +15.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 268.51 kr
(114.73 lei)
197.50 kr
(84.39 lei)
     -26.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 kr
(64.10 lei)
70.21 kr
(30.00 lei)
     -53.2 %
Childcare
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,412.56 kr
(603.60 lei)
4,447.82 kr
(1,900.57 lei)
     +214.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 26,038.15 kr
(11,126.23 lei)
85,798.24 kr
(36,662.01 lei)
     +229.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 866.89 kr
(370.43 lei)
704.00 kr
(300.82 lei)
     -18.8 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 389.26 kr
(166.33 lei)
405.05 kr
(173.08 lei)
     +4.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 926.83 kr
(396.04 lei)
788.61 kr
(336.97 lei)
     -14.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,305.95 kr
(558.04 lei)
919.94 kr
(393.09 lei)
     -29.6 %
Rent Per Month
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,307.68 kr
(4,404.52 lei)
4,776.17 kr
(2,040.88 lei)
     -53.7 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,345.65 kr
(3,138.83 lei)
3,559.81 kr
(1,521.13 lei)
     -51.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 15,664.53 kr
(6,693.53 lei)
7,874.55 kr
(3,364.84 lei)
     -49.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,057.28 kr
(5,152.14 lei)
5,789.01 kr
(2,473.67 lei)
     -52.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,353.59 kr
(2,287.61 lei)
2,098.25 kr
(896.59 lei)
     -60.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,247.85 kr
(1,387.82 lei)
1,526.90 kr
(652.45 lei)
     -53.0 %
Salaries And Financing
Sweden Edit Romania Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 29,568.55 kr
(12,634.79 lei)
9,053.68 kr
(3,868.68 lei)
     -69.4 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.74 7.08      +49.4 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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