Cost of Living in Norway

Cost of living in Norway is 42.69% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Norway is, on average, 14.41% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.85 € 11.31-28.29
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.43 € 56.57-113.15
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.47 € 9.43-12.26
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.49 € 6.51-10.37
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.39 € 6.60-10.75
Cappuccino (regular) 4.06 € 2.83-5.66
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.01 € 2.07-4.24
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.51 € 1.89-3.77
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.64 € 5.35-8.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.41 € 1.28-3.85
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.16 € 0.51-1.84
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.71 € 2.26-4.90
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.75 € 3.42-8.55
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.33 € 2.57-7.70
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.31 € 4.70-14.97
Apples (1 lb) 1.28 € 0.64-1.71
Banana (1 lb) 1.02 € 0.68-1.71
Oranges (1 lb) 1.22 € 0.64-1.71
Tomato (1 lb) 1.45 € 0.86-2.14
Potato (1 lb) 0.90 € 0.43-1.41
Onion (1 lb) 0.97 € 0.64-1.77
Lettuce (1 head) 2.02 € 1.41-3.30
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.94 € 0.66-3.30
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.14 € 9.43-23.57
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.08 € 2.36-4.71
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.75 € 2.83-5.66
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.25 € 11.13-13.99
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.54 € 3.30-4.71
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.72 € 54.69-80.15
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 9.43 € 5.85-14.14
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.28 € 1.52-4.55
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.14 € 39.32-94.29
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.72 € 5.00-6.15
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,058.40 € 28,286.82-35,829.97
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,066.94 € 28,286.82-34,462.78
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 156.41 € 92.48-320.58
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 € 0.04-0.19
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.52 € 35.83-66.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 38.92 € 27.34-56.57
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.66 € 18.86-39.98
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.73 € 11.31-16.50
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 300.23 € 268.72-377.16
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,146.17 € 2,262.95-13,577.67
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.02 € 47.14-103.72
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.64 € 18.86-75.43
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 91.52 € 56.57-132.01
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124.77 € 75.43-188.58
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 972.07 € 754.32-1,320.05
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 754.76 € 565.74-1,017.26
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,562.41 € 1,131.47-2,357.24
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,218.58 € 942.89-1,697.21
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 520.11 € 306.59-788.37
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 365.58 € 218.99-613.18
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,797.53 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.86 2.00-4.00

Prices in Norway

This country had 8201 entries in the past 12 months by 809 different contributors.
Last update: November 2020
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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By City in Norway

Rank
City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Tromso 109.25 35.72 73.70 106.25 109.89 76.18
Stavanger 104.21 34.89 70.69 96.74 108.08 79.52
Oslo 102.49 42.46 73.46 97.62 105.55 83.98
Trondheim 102.07 36.19 70.22 97.09 99.97 80.55
Bergen 100.59 33.28 68.05 93.76 101.40 90.13
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