Cost of living in Oslo, Norway

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Latest price update: April 24, 2014.
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Food
Daily menu in the business district kr 231
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr 96
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 62
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 15
12 eggs, large kr 36
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 25
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 64
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 18
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr 25
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 28
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 173
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr 32
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 26
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr 19,361
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,423
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr 403
40” flat screen TV kr 5,456
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr 1,244
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 59
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 208
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr 899
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr 456
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr 881
1 pair of leather business shoes kr 1,302
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 332,821
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 15
Monthly ticket public transport kr 669
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr 210
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr 94
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr 38
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 39
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 60
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 27
Tube of toothpaste kr 25
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 492
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 545
2 tickets to the movies kr 221
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 1,004
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert kr 1,122
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 120
Capuccino in expat area of the city kr 42
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr 73
iPod nano 16GB kr 1,933
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr 1.24
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 488
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes kr 105

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