Austria vs Norway - Cost of Living Comparison

AustriaNorway
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1617
$2074
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3953
$4658
🏠 One person rent
$827
$1098
🏘️ Family rent
$1508
$1846
🍽️ Food Expenses
$491
$691
🚐 Transport Expenses
$130
$117
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2603
$3528
💸 GDP per capita
$48105
$67294
😃 Human freedom index
8.45
8.59
❤️ Life expectancy
81.8
82.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
76
84
🏙️ Population
8.81M
5.39M

The average cost of living in Austria ($1617) is 22% less expensive than in Norway ($2074). Austria ranked 22nd vs 9th for Norway in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Austria compared to 1.7 months in Norway. Ranked 13th and 14th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Austria vs Norway

AustriaNorway
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.2
$19.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.2
$88.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$9.37
$13.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.47
$10.2
☕ Cappuccino
$3.9
$4.92
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$3.08
$3.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$823
$1108
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$624
$881
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1601
$1980
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1193
$1520
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$129
$117
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$199
$179
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$34.7
$54.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.07%
2.73%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7540
$7115
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4893
$5141
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.8
$4.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51.3
$85.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.2
$26
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.38
$1.82
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.34
$2.24
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.12
$2.84
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$2.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.62
$4.59
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.3
$12.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
$15.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.4
$30.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$3.51
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$2.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
$3.24
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$3.88
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$2.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
$1.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.42
$4.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.86
$17.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.26
$3.83
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.6
$14.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$12.4
$8.43
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.35
$4.83
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.76
$3.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$2.86
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40.7
$47.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.8
$15.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$116
$54.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$20.3
$36.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$98.5
$100
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.8
$115
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$333
$372
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13109
$8358

Cities Comparison in Austria vs Norway

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Austria

CityCost of livingPopulation
Vienna
$1721
1.91M
Graz
$1394
289K
Linz
$1561
205K
Salzburg
$1543
155K
Innsbruck
$1575
132K
Klagenfurt
$1381
101K
Dornbirn
$1607
48.1K
Villach
$1429
61.9K
Sankt Polten
$1492
55.5K
Wels
$1360
61.2K
Bregenz
$1571
29.8K
Wiener Neustadt
$1844
44.5K
Feldkirch
$1381
33.4K
Baden bei Wien
$1802
26.3K
Leoben
$1359
24.6K
Leonding
$1462
28.7K
Steyr
$1379
38.3K
Klosterneuburg
$1513
27.1K
Wolfsberg
$1542
25K
Traun
$1463
24.5K
Krems an der Donau
$1491
24.6K
Amstetten
$1431
23.7K
Lustenau
$1495
22.8K
Kapfenberg
$1418
22.8K
Modling
$1449
20.6K
Hallein
$1440
21.2K

In Norway

CityCost of livingPopulation
Oslo
$2337
693K
Bergen
$1880
257K
Trondheim
$2018
183K
Stavanger
$1974
144K
Baerum
$2612
128K
Drammen
$2139
101K
Asker
$2147
94.4K
Tromso
$2046
77K
Lillestrom
$2264
86K
Sandnes
$1838
80.7K
Fredrikstad
$1800
82.4K
Kristiansand
$1751
64.1K
Tonsberg
$1894
56.3K
Skien
$1940
54.9K
Alesund
$1988
52.2K
Sarpsborg
$1715
56.7K
Moss
$1954
49.3K
Sandefjord
$1713
44.4K
Bodo
$1980
41.7K
Hamar
$1950
27.9K
Porsgrunn
$1768
36.4K
Arendal
$1671
37.8K
Karmoy
$2224
42.2K
Molde
$1832
32K
Gjovik
$1927
30.6K
Kongsberg
$2128
27.7K
Jessheim
$1889
21.6K
Kristiansund
$1790
24.2K
Halden
$1619
31.4K
Larvik
$2053
24.6K