Cost of Living Comparison Between Sweden and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 1.3% higher than in Sweden (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 12.0% higher than in Sweden
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 43.9% higher than in Sweden
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 12.8% higher than in Sweden
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 10.8% lower than in Sweden
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 5.1% lower than in Sweden
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Restaurants
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 120.00 kr
(9.18 £)
196.02 kr
(15.00 £)
     +63.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr
(61.22 £)
784.07 kr
(60.00 £)
     -2.0 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 kr
(7.65 £)
91.47 kr
(7.00 £)
     -8.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 75.00 kr
(5.74 £)
58.81 kr
(4.50 £)
     -21.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 70.00 kr
(5.36 £)
52.27 kr
(4.00 £)
     -25.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 42.47 kr
(3.25 £)
40.97 kr
(3.14 £)
     -3.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 23.43 kr
(1.79 £)
22.79 kr
(1.74 £)
     -2.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 21.18 kr
(1.62 £)
16.39 kr
(1.25 £)
     -22.6 %
Markets
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 62.23 kr
(4.76 £)
61.32 kr
(4.69 £)
     -1.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 26.93 kr
(2.06 £)
14.35 kr
(1.10 £)
     -46.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 16.11 kr
(1.23 £)
9.34 kr
(0.71 £)
     -42.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 41.93 kr
(3.21 £)
39.02 kr
(2.99 £)
     -6.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 53.74 kr
(4.11 £)
40.65 kr
(3.11 £)
     -24.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 56.47 kr
(4.32 £)
38.75 kr
(2.97 £)
     -31.4 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 79.15 kr
(6.06 £)
61.68 kr
(4.72 £)
     -22.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 13.33 kr
(1.02 £)
12.38 kr
(0.95 £)
     -7.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 12.06 kr
(0.92 £)
6.68 kr
(0.51 £)
     -44.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 13.96 kr
(1.07 £)
12.60 kr
(0.96 £)
     -9.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 20.73 kr
(1.59 £)
16.00 kr
(1.22 £)
     -22.8 %
Potato (1 lb) 7.18 kr
(0.55 £)
6.52 kr
(0.50 £)
     -9.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 8.12 kr
(0.62 £)
6.08 kr
(0.46 £)
     -25.2 %
Lettuce (1 head) 22.42 kr
(1.72 £)
9.91 kr
(0.76 £)
     -55.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 14.81 kr
(1.13 £)
13.81 kr
(1.06 £)
     -6.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 kr
(7.65 £)
98.01 kr
(7.50 £)
     -2.0 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 20.15 kr
(1.54 £)
24.84 kr
(1.90 £)
     +23.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 21.08 kr
(1.61 £)
31.07 kr
(2.38 £)
     +47.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 70.00 kr
(5.36 £)
169.88 kr
(13.00 £)
     +142.7 %
Transportation
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 kr
(2.68 £)
32.67 kr
(2.50 £)
     -6.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 845.00 kr
(64.66 £)
886.00 kr
(67.80 £)
     +4.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 60.00 kr
(4.59 £)
39.20 kr
(3.00 £)
     -34.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 30.58 kr
(2.34 £)
26.08 kr
(2.00 £)
     -14.7 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 590.00 kr
(45.15 £)
227.38 kr
(17.40 £)
     -61.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 74.88 kr
(5.73 £)
76.08 kr
(5.82 £)
     +1.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 309,000.00 kr
(23,645.83 £)
369,623.87 kr
(28,285.00 £)
     +19.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 309,433.33 kr
(23,679.00 £)
319,623.73 kr
(24,458.80 £)
     +3.3 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,043.70 kr
(79.87 £)
3,321.86 kr
(254.20 £)
     +218.3 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 290.37 kr
(22.22 £)
159.90 kr
(12.24 £)
     -44.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 321.84 kr
(24.63 £)
398.62 kr
(30.50 £)
     +23.9 %
Sports And Leisure
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 377.36 kr
(28.88 £)
422.68 kr
(32.35 £)
     +12.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 268.77 kr
(20.57 £)
144.04 kr
(11.02 £)
     -46.4 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 150.00 kr
(11.48 £)
130.68 kr
(10.00 £)
     -12.9 %
Childcare
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,398.63 kr
(107.03 £)
16,282.56 kr
(1,246.00 £)
     +1,064.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 27,157.39 kr
(2,078.19 £)
185,458.83 kr
(14,192.00 £)
     +582.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 870.67 kr
(66.63 £)
832.04 kr
(63.67 £)
     -4.4 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 384.71 kr
(29.44 £)
407.83 kr
(31.21 £)
     +6.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 931.46 kr
(71.28 £)
969.80 kr
(74.21 £)
     +4.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,309.71 kr
(100.22 £)
996.78 kr
(76.28 £)
     -23.9 %
Rent Per Month
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,625.91 kr
(813.13 £)
14,214.96 kr
(1,087.78 £)
     +33.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,711.06 kr
(590.08 £)
11,474.17 kr
(878.05 £)
     +48.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 15,728.48 kr
(1,203.60 £)
23,210.04 kr
(1,776.12 £)
     +47.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,323.48 kr
(943.04 £)
17,818.31 kr
(1,363.52 £)
     +44.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,274.50 kr
(403.62 £)
6,200.52 kr
(474.49 £)
     +17.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,282.55 kr
(251.19 £)
4,678.26 kr
(358.00 £)
     +42.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Sweden Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 28,676.32 kr
(2,194.42 £)
30,472.88 kr
(2,331.90 £)
     +6.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.75 5.90      +24.2 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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