Cost of living in Stockholm, Sweden

Currency:
Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 98 kr
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 69 kr
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 53 kr
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 10 kr
12 eggs, large 33 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 29 kr
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 50 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 23 kr
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 10 kr
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 15 kr
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 100 kr
2 liters of Coca-Cola 20 kr
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 13 kr
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 17,431 kr
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 588 kr
Internet 8MB (1 month) 262 kr
40” flat screen TV 4,885 kr
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 1,074 kr
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 83 kr
Hourly rate for cleaning help 265 kr
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 782 kr
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 374 kr
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 948 kr
1 pair of leather business shoes 1,288 kr
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 253,257 kr
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 14 kr
Monthly ticket public transport 779 kr
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) 202 kr
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 70 kr
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 43 kr
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 43 kr
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 53 kr
4 rolls of toilet paper 20 kr
Tube of toothpaste 21 kr
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 406 kr
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 359 kr
2 tickets to the movies 237 kr
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 635 kr
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert 836 kr
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 121 kr
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 36 kr
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 59 kr
iPod nano 16GB 2,910 kr
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 2.85 kr
1 month of gym membership in business district 400 kr
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 62 kr
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 5,325 prices entered by 547 different people.
Latest price update: August 01, 2015.

Stockholm position in our World Ranking

the world
31st
out of 198
western europe
11th
out of 50

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

the world
3rd
the world
4th
western europe
2nd
western europe
3rd
western europe
3rd
western europe
3rd

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