Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Denmark Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Denmark are 2.9% higher than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Denmark are 10.9% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Denmark are 36.0% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Denmark are 20.8% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Denmark are 12.8% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Denmark is 10.5% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Denmark Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(137.92 kr)
21.75 $
(150.00 kr)
     +8.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(517.19 kr)
101.51 $
(700.00 kr)
     +35.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $
(72.41 kr)
13.05 $
(90.00 kr)
     +24.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(41.38 kr)
7.25 $
(50.00 kr)
     +20.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(48.27 kr)
7.25 $
(50.00 kr)
     +3.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 $
(35.02 kr)
5.81 $
(40.08 kr)
     +14.4 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(17.03 kr)
3.94 $
(27.16 kr)
     +59.5 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.03 $
(14.03 kr)
3.02 $
(20.86 kr)
     +48.7 %
Markets
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $
(27.68 kr)
7.45 $
(51.39 kr)
     +85.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(22.24 kr)
2.89 $
(19.91 kr)
     -10.5 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(14.19 kr)
1.04 $
(7.16 kr)
     -49.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.72 $
(25.67 kr)
4.46 $
(30.78 kr)
     +19.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $
(40.16 kr)
5.57 $
(38.39 kr)
     -4.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.52 $
(38.04 kr)
5.03 $
(34.69 kr)
     -8.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.24 $
(49.92 kr)
7.79 $
(53.73 kr)
     +7.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $
(16.63 kr)
1.35 $
(9.32 kr)
     -44.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(5.26 kr)
1.39 $
(9.59 kr)
     +82.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(14.06 kr)
1.44 $
(9.95 kr)
     -29.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(15.33 kr)
1.83 $
(12.63 kr)
     -17.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(9.44 kr)
0.88 $
(6.06 kr)
     -35.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(9.50 kr)
0.78 $
(5.41 kr)
     -43.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(14.84 kr)
1.90 $
(13.11 kr)
     -11.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(15.00 kr)
1.37 $
(9.45 kr)
     -37.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(103.44 kr)
9.43 $
(65.00 kr)
     -37.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(12.05 kr)
1.77 $
(12.22 kr)
     +1.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.54 $
(24.41 kr)
2.32 $
(15.99 kr)
     -34.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(68.96 kr)
8.70 $
(60.00 kr)
     -13.0 %
Transportation
United States Edit Denmark Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(17.24 kr)
3.48 $
(24.00 kr)
     +39.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(496.50 kr)
84.47 $
(582.50 kr)
     +17.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(25.86 kr)
7.25 $
(50.00 kr)
     +93.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(19.31 kr)
3.63 $
(25.03 kr)
     +29.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(206.88 kr)
65.62 $
(452.50 kr)
     +118.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(25.19 kr)
7.94 $
(54.73 kr)
     +117.3 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 $
(227,564.07 kr)
43,504.23 $
(300,000.00 kr)
     +31.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,035.43 $
(179,537.24 kr)
44,565.66 $
(307,319.48 kr)
     +71.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205.86 $
(1,419.58 kr)
221.80 $
(1,529.52 kr)
     +7.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.17 $
(352.85 kr)
19.23 $
(132.62 kr)
     -62.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.90 $
(488.90 kr)
35.98 $
(248.13 kr)
     -49.2 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.36 $
(326.56 kr)
38.85 $
(267.89 kr)
     -18.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.67 $
(156.30 kr)
27.21 $
(187.62 kr)
     +20.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(96.54 kr)
17.40 $
(120.00 kr)
     +24.3 %
Childcare
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,381.19 $
(9,524.50 kr)
494.41 $
(3,409.36 kr)
     -64.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,259.43 $
(160,394.27 kr)
6,172.41 $
(42,564.23 kr)
     -73.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Denmark Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.29 $
(360.59 kr)
105.91 $
(730.37 kr)
     +102.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.55 $
(300.31 kr)
43.67 $
(301.12 kr)
     +0.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.45 $
(609.91 kr)
108.57 $
(748.66 kr)
     +22.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.43 $
(789.06 kr)
155.25 $
(1,070.60 kr)
     +35.7 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,767.83 $
(12,190.75 kr)
1,151.72 $
(7,942.16 kr)
     -34.9 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,449.82 $
(9,997.79 kr)
850.74 $
(5,866.58 kr)
     -41.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,958.84 $
(20,403.79 kr)
1,976.21 $
(13,627.74 kr)
     -33.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,398.96 $
(16,542.93 kr)
1,511.59 $
(10,423.74 kr)
     -37.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 321.94 $
(2,220.05 kr)
522.43 $
(3,602.60 kr)
     +62.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 256.55 $
(1,769.16 kr)
379.01 $
(2,613.59 kr)
     +47.7 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Denmark Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,537.81 $
(31,292.23 kr)
3,621.21 $
(24,971.40 kr)
     -20.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 3.81      -41.9 %
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