Cost of living in Oslo, Norway

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district kr 178
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr 90
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 57
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 16
12 eggs, large kr 42
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 29
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 62
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 22
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes kr 22
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 29
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 143
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr 28
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 24
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr 18,251
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,473
Internet 8MB (1 month) kr 297
40” flat screen TV kr 4,189
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt kr 1,511
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 65
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 255
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr 914
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) kr 380
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) kr 1,111
1 pair of leather business shoes kr 1,521
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 307,492
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 15
Monthly ticket public transport kr 671
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) kr 204
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) kr 87
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr 65
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 48
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 50
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 24
Tube of toothpaste kr 28
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 406
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 514
2 tickets to the movies kr 227
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 1,341
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert kr 985
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 123
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr 38
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr 73
iPod nano 16GB kr 1,866
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr 0.73
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 510
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr 106
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,644 prices entered by 474 different people.
Latest price update: September 04, 2015.

Oslo position in our World Ranking

the world
9th
out of 194
western europe
4th
out of 50

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

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