Cost of living in Copenhagen, Denmark

Lunchtime menu in the business district kr163
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr62
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr38
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr9
12 eggs, large kr36
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr22
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr53
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr17
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr10
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr11
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr64
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr22
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr12
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr13,173
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr1,240
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr192
40” flat screen TV kr4,058
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr1,209
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr91
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr124
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr764
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr261
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr848
1 pair of leather business shoes kr1,150
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr310,550
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr11
Monthly ticket public transport kr470
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr189
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr59
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr39
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr33
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr32
4 rolls of toilet paper kr17
Tube of toothpaste kr19
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr221
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr331
2 tickets to the movies kr192
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr797
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert kr680
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr92
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr39
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr42
iPod nano 16GB kr1,008
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr0.63
1 month of gym membership in business district kr222
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr43
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,461 prices entered by 470 different people.
Latest price update: May 24, 2015.

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