Cost of Living Comparison Between United Kingdom and Norway Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Norway are 23.7% higher than in United Kingdom (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Norway are 10.7% higher than in United Kingdom
Rent Prices in Norway are 16.9% lower than in United Kingdom
Restaurant Prices in Norway are 19.1% higher than in United Kingdom
Groceries Prices in Norway are 39.8% higher than in United Kingdom
Local Purchasing Power in Norway is 5.3% higher than in United Kingdom
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Restaurants
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(200.56 kr)
14.96 £
(200.00 kr)
     -0.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £
(802.23 kr)
74.79 £
(1,000.00 kr)
     +24.7 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(93.59 kr)
9.72 £
(130.00 kr)
     +38.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 £
(60.17 kr)
7.48 £
(100.00 kr)
     +66.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £
(53.48 kr)
7.33 £
(98.00 kr)
     +83.2 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.13 £
(41.90 kr)
3.50 £
(46.78 kr)
     +11.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.74 £
(23.31 kr)
2.40 £
(32.03 kr)
     +37.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.25 £
(16.77 kr)
2.01 £
(26.92 kr)
     +60.6 %
Markets
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.69 £
(62.74 kr)
6.12 £
(81.81 kr)
     +30.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £
(14.69 kr)
2.23 £
(29.82 kr)
     +103.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.71 £
(9.56 kr)
1.04 £
(13.87 kr)
     +45.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.99 £
(39.92 kr)
3.04 £
(40.63 kr)
     +1.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.11 £
(41.57 kr)
3.89 £
(52.01 kr)
     +25.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.97 £
(39.65 kr)
4.80 £
(64.23 kr)
     +62.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.72 £
(63.11 kr)
9.89 £
(132.24 kr)
     +109.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 £
(12.66 kr)
1.07 £
(14.25 kr)
     +12.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £
(6.83 kr)
0.80 £
(10.66 kr)
     +56.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 £
(12.89 kr)
1.04 £
(13.93 kr)
     +8.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.22 £
(16.37 kr)
1.48 £
(19.75 kr)
     +20.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 £
(6.67 kr)
0.75 £
(10.00 kr)
     +49.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.46 £
(6.22 kr)
0.81 £
(10.86 kr)
     +74.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 £
(10.14 kr)
1.92 £
(25.67 kr)
     +153.2 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.06 £
(14.13 kr)
1.63 £
(21.75 kr)
     +53.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £
(100.28 kr)
11.22 £
(150.00 kr)
     +49.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.90 £
(25.41 kr)
2.49 £
(33.27 kr)
     +30.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.38 £
(31.79 kr)
3.18 £
(42.50 kr)
     +33.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(173.82 kr)
11.22 £
(150.00 kr)
     -13.7 %
Transportation
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 £
(33.43 kr)
2.99 £
(40.00 kr)
     +19.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 68.00 £
(909.19 kr)
59.83 £
(800.00 kr)
     -12.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £
(40.11 kr)
8.00 £
(107.00 kr)
     +166.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £
(26.68 kr)
1.85 £
(24.70 kr)
     -7.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.40 £
(232.65 kr)
41.14 £
(550.00 kr)
     +136.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.82 £
(77.85 kr)
6.07 £
(81.11 kr)
     +4.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £
(378,183.46 kr)
26,595.94 £
(355,600.00 kr)
     -6.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,458.56 £
(327,022.15 kr)
27,274.60 £
(364,674.00 kr)
     +11.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 254.55 £
(3,403.50 kr)
165.81 £
(2,216.90 kr)
     -34.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 12.23 £
(163.49 kr)
33.33 £
(445.61 kr)
     +172.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 30.51 £
(407.97 kr)
43.06 £
(575.78 kr)
     +41.1 %
Sports And Leisure
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.34 £
(432.35 kr)
33.01 £
(441.40 kr)
     +2.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.02 £
(147.38 kr)
23.05 £
(308.21 kr)
     +109.1 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £
(133.70 kr)
11.22 £
(150.00 kr)
     +12.2 %
Childcare
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,248.75 £
(16,696.42 kr)
246.22 £
(3,292.05 kr)
     -80.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,192.00 £
(189,753.60 kr)
4,805.74 £
(64,255.00 kr)
     -66.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 63.67 £
(851.30 kr)
67.59 £
(903.65 kr)
     +6.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.21 £
(417.27 kr)
34.05 £
(455.27 kr)
     +9.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 74.31 £
(993.56 kr)
78.62 £
(1,051.21 kr)
     +5.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 76.28 £
(1,019.86 kr)
103.53 £
(1,384.29 kr)
     +35.7 %
Rent Per Month
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,086.85 £
(14,531.63 kr)
994.10 £
(13,291.61 kr)
     -8.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 876.59 £
(11,720.40 kr)
687.08 £
(9,186.62 kr)
     -21.6 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,776.08 £
(23,746.98 kr)
1,443.98 £
(19,306.63 kr)
     -18.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,365.03 £
(18,251.03 kr)
1,107.69 £
(14,810.29 kr)
     -18.9 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 474.48 £
(6,344.01 kr)
464.78 £
(6,214.38 kr)
     -2.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 357.99 £
(4,786.54 kr)
316.86 £
(4,236.52 kr)
     -11.5 %
Salaries And Financing
United Kingdom Edit Norway Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,330.66 £
(31,161.94 kr)
2,716.20 £
(36,316.85 kr)
     +16.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.90 3.96      -32.9 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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