Cost of living in Oslo, Norway

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Latest price update: February 26, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district kr 152
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr 86
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 55
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 16
12 eggs, large kr 34
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 28
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 59
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 22
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr 27
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 28
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 122
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr 32
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 24
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr 18,332
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,483
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr 286
40” flat screen TV kr 5,408
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr 1,345
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 63
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 212
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr 931
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr 417
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr 1,029
1 pair of leather business shoes kr 1,297
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 293,401
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 15
Monthly ticket public transport kr 727
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr 205
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr 89
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr 45
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 40
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 62
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 28
Tube of toothpaste kr 27
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 408
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 426
2 tickets to the movies kr 224
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 1,191
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert kr 952
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 123
Capuccino in expat area of the city kr 36
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr 72
iPod nano 16GB kr 1,742
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr 0.92
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 479
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr 98

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