Cost of living in Aarhus, Denmark

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district kr130
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr75
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr37
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr8
12 eggs, large kr32
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr17
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr56
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr17
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes kr12
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr11
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr84
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr20
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr12
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr12,197
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area kr9,786
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr947
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area kr7,632
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area kr5,220
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio kr785
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) kr168
40” flat screen TV kr3,501
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) kr884
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr70
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr150
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr798
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) kr284
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) kr856
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes kr962
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr203,804
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr11
Monthly ticket public transport kr483
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) kr175
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) kr45
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) kr121
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) kr433
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr39
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr32
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr32
4 rolls of toilet paper kr14
Tube of toothpaste kr18
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr244
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr386
2 tickets to the movies kr201
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr623
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert kr584
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr80
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr41
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr43
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB kr3,933
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr0.98
1 month of gym membership in business district kr258
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr42
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 468 prices entered by 32 different people.
Latest price update: September 19, 2018.

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