Cost of living in Stockholm, Sweden

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 112 kr
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 76 kr
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 52 kr
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 11 kr
12 eggs, large 33 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 31 kr
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 52 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 26 kr
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 11 kr
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 17 kr
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 98 kr
2 liters of Coca-Cola 21 kr
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 19 kr
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 19,461 kr
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 13,616 kr
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 1,002 kr
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 13,050 kr
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 9,070 kr
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 744 kr
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 244 kr
40” flat screen TV 4,352 kr
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 1,212 kr
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 75 kr
Hourly rate for cleaning help 267 kr
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 939 kr
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 372 kr
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 945 kr
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 1,419 kr
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 202,024 kr
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 14 kr
Monthly ticket public transport 843 kr
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 205 kr
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 51 kr
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 95 kr
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 240 kr
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 39 kr
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 50 kr
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 39 kr
4 rolls of toilet paper 24 kr
Tube of toothpaste 20 kr
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 310 kr
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 382 kr
2 tickets to the movies 258 kr
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,011 kr
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 742 kr
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 139 kr
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 39 kr
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 63 kr
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB 4,616 kr
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.91 kr
1 month of gym membership in business district 452 kr
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 61 kr
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,446 prices entered by 228 different people.
Latest price update: May 21, 2018.

Stockholm position in our World Ranking

the world
52nd
out of 344
western europe
17th
out of 70

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

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2nd
western europe
4th
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4th

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