Cost of living in Stavanger, Norway

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district kr 194
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) kr 110
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast kr 58
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk kr 17
12 eggs, large kr 39
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes kr 30
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese kr 52
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples kr 27
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes kr 21
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket kr 31
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality kr 165
2 liters of Coca-Cola kr 39
Bread for 2 people for 1 day kr 19
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area kr 16,140
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area kr 12,514
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat kr 1,710
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area kr 10,520
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area kr 8,192
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio kr 889
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) kr 299
40” flat screen TV kr 4,185
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) kr 1,057
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) kr 81
Hourly rate for cleaning help kr 192
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) kr 824
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) kr 350
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) kr 923
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes kr 1,110
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new kr 294,116
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas kr 14
Monthly ticket public transport kr 674
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) kr 185
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) kr 67
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) kr 100
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) kr 206
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) kr 53
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) kr 46
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) kr 45
4 rolls of toilet paper kr 26
Tube of toothpaste kr 27
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city kr 345
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub kr 616
2 tickets to the movies kr 243
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) kr 692
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert kr 906
1 cocktail drink in downtown club kr 126
Cappuccino in expat area of the city kr 42
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) kr 83
iPad Air 2, 64GB kr 5,063
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) kr 1.17
1 month of gym membership in business district kr 477
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes kr 106
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 111 prices entered by 21 different people.
Latest price update: September 20, 2017.

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