Cost of living in Stockholm, Sweden

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 97 kr
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 69 kr
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 45 kr
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 10 kr
12 eggs, large 33 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 27 kr
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 54 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 24 kr
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 9 kr
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 13 kr
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 107 kr
2 liters of Coca-Cola 21 kr
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 12 kr
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 16,613 kr
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 799 kr
Internet 8MB (1 month) 276 kr
40” flat screen TV 4,190 kr
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 936 kr
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 93 kr
Hourly rate for cleaning help 204 kr
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 770 kr
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 389 kr
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 944 kr
1 pair of leather business shoes 1,200 kr
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 221,960 kr
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 14 kr
Monthly ticket public transport 790 kr
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) 205 kr
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 55 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.) 54 kr
4 rolls of toilet paper 24 kr
Tube of toothpaste 21 kr
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 364 kr
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 323 kr
2 tickets to the movies 220 kr
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 730 kr
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert 835 kr
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 117 kr
Capuccino in expat area of the city 36 kr
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 57 kr
iPod nano 16GB 2,595 kr
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 2.73 kr
1 month of gym membership in business district 443 kr
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 58 kr
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 4,890 prices entered by 492 different people.
Latest price update: March 31, 2015.

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