Cost of living in Oslo, Norway

These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 3,855 prices entered by 369 different people.
Latest price update: October 20, 2014.
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Food
Daily menu in the business district kr 224
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr 96
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 59
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 16
12 eggs, large kr 38
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 22
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 66
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 20
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr 22
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 25
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 164
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr 31
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 24
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr 19,597
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,467
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr 333
40” flat screen TV kr 5,099
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr 1,128
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 66
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 205
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr 934
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr 423
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr 912
1 pair of leather business shoes kr 1,389
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 330,518
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 15
Monthly ticket public transport kr 676
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr 211
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr 99
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr 38
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 40
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 42
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 28
Tube of toothpaste kr 26
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 392
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 536
2 tickets to the movies kr 223
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 1,148
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert kr 1,045
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 123
Capuccino in expat area of the city kr 44
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 1.24
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 530
1 package of Marlboro cigarretes kr 104

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