Cost of living in Copenhagen, Denmark

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,250 prices entered by 436 different people.
Latest price update: January 31, 2015.
Daily menu in the business district kr135
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr64
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr36
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr8
12 eggs, large kr35
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr23
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr51
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr16
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr10
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr13
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr76
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr25
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr15
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr14,296
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr1,628
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr175
40” flat screen TV kr3,826
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr933
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr78
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr138
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr816
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr266
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr849
1 pair of leather business shoes kr1,050
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr318,090
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr12
Monthly ticket public transport kr476
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr188
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr74
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr38
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr32
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr32
4 rolls of toilet paper kr14
Tube of toothpaste kr18
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr203
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr334
2 tickets to the movies kr195
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr845
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert kr711
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr92
Capuccino in expat area of the city kr39
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr40
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 kr313
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes kr43

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