Cost of living in Umeå (Sweden) is about the same as in Albany, New York (United States)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 321 prices entered by 35 different people.
For example, you would need at least $4,981 (39,728 kr) in Umeå to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with $4,800 in Albany, New York.