Cost of living in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district kr165
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 kr39
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr23
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr52
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 kr69
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr21
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr12
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr13,431
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr1,240
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr197
40” flat screen TV kr3,765
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr1,209
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr91
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr134
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr745
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr270
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr915
1 pair of leather business shoes kr1,080
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr297,498
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr12
Monthly ticket public transport kr443
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.) kr34
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr32
4 rolls of toilet paper kr16
Tube of toothpaste kr18
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr221
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr356
2 tickets to the movies kr190
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr797
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert kr731
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr86
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr37
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr41
iPod nano 16GB kr1,035
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr0.63
1 month of gym membership in business district kr239
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr43
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,549 prices entered by 489 different people.
Latest price update: July 04, 2015.

Copenhagen position in our World Ranking

the world
26th
out of 202
western europe
8th
out of 53

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

the world
2nd
the world
3rd
the world
4th
the world
4th
western europe
1st
western europe
2nd

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