Cost of living in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district kr158
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr65
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr35
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr9
12 eggs, large kr34
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr19
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr55
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr17
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr11
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr12
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr77
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr21
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr13
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr12,845
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr1,384
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr187
40” flat screen TV kr4,247
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr1,124
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr82
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr148
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr747
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr284
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr904
1 pair of leather business shoes kr968
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr309,559
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr12
Monthly ticket public transport kr459
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr183
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr56
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr41
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr35
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr35
4 rolls of toilet paper kr15
Tube of toothpaste kr16
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr254
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr418
2 tickets to the movies kr181
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr934
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert kr836
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr85
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr41
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr42
iPod nano 16GB kr1,077
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr1.13
1 month of gym membership in business district kr244
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr44
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,725 prices entered by 504 different people.
Latest price update: August 03, 2015.

Copenhagen position in our World Ranking

the world
24th
out of 197
western europe
8th
out of 50

Cheapest and most expensive products in Copenhagen compared to other cities:

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2nd
the world
2nd
the world
4th
the world
5th
the world
5th
western europe
1st

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