Gothenburg vs Harare - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Harare
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$882
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$2429
🏠 One person rent
$743
$360
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$824
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$306
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$150
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$271
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
46
36
😀 Quality of life
92
47
🏙️ Population
605K
2.15M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 64% more expensive than in Harare. Cities ranked 2868th and 5800th ($1442 vs $882) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 1st in Sweden and Zimbabwe, respectively. Check Sweden vs Zimbabwe comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.3 months in Harare. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Harare ranked 1st in Zimbabwe, while ranked 63rd and 6425th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Harare

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Gothenburg Harare
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$8.91
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$39.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$6.06
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$1.1
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$2.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$238
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$207
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$752
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$630
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$41.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$64
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$105
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
14.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$1334
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$1514
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.75
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$30.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$19.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.47
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.62
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$0.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.5
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.82
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$8.03
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$4.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$4.75
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$2.95
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.58
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$1.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$1.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.64
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$1.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.65
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$2.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$7.03
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.17
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$2.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$5.78
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$9.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$2.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.14
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$36.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$7.05
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$37.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$7.99
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$18.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$40.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$287
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$8475

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

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Distance City Cost of living
18 km or 11 mi Chitungwiza
$784
66 km or 41 mi Marondera
$714
105 km or 65 mi Chinhoyi
$752
133 km or 83 mi Kadoma
$677
165 km or 103 mi Kwekwe
$763
213 km or 132 mi Mutare
$760
223 km or 138 mi Gweru
$754
251 km or 156 mi Masvingo
$825
291 km or 181 mi Chimoio
$1028
328 km or 204 mi Tete
$989
369 km or 229 mi Bulawayo
$775
399 km or 248 mi Lusaka
$732
447 km or 278 mi Choma
$1136
458 km or 284 mi Beira
$990
478 km or 297 mi Blantyre
$542
498 km or 309 mi Kapiri Mposhi
$1168
510 km or 317 mi Ntcheu
$550
514 km or 319 mi Mulanje
$558
518 km or 322 mi Lilongwe
$579
525 km or 326 mi Francistown
$544
531 km or 330 mi Zomba
$558
549 km or 341 mi Livingstone
$1152
584 km or 363 mi Mangochi
$551
588 km or 365 mi Monkey Bay
$556
599 km or 372 mi Ndola
$1233
618 km or 384 mi Quelimane
$1023
635 km or 394 mi Kitwe
$1228
659 km or 409 mi Mufulira
$1724
665 km or 413 mi Palapye
$506
679 km or 422 mi Serowe
$527
680 km or 422 mi Chingola
$1117
714 km or 444 mi Mzimba
$551
734 km or 456 mi Mahalapye
$544
775 km or 482 mi Mansa
$1151
778 km or 484 mi Mzuzu
$546
786 km or 489 mi Lubumbashi
$1009
847 km or 526 mi Xai-Xai
$1114
847 km or 526 mi Kasama
$1156
892 km or 554 mi Likasi
$890
898 km or 558 mi Middelburg
$822