Gothenburg vs Hiroshima - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Hiroshima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$1227
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$2809
🏠 One person rent
$743
$516
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$672
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$444
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$179
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$2556
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
33 km
🎓 Higher education
46
65
😀 Quality of life
92
73
🏙️ Population
605K
1.2M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 17% more expensive than in Hiroshima. Cities ranked 2868th and 3425th ($1442 vs $1227) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 12th in Sweden and Japan, respectively. Check Sweden vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 2.1 months in Hiroshima. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Hiroshima ranked 352nd in Japan, while ranked 63rd and 1399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Hiroshima

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Gothenburg Hiroshima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$7.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$31.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$5.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$3.86
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$1.23
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$857
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$919
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$450
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$54.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$84.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$43.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
1.35%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$4468
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$2674
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$54.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$2.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$21.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$4.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$3.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$5.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$2.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.62
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$7.74
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$3.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$3.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$65.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$46.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$58.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$357
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$10919

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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

Cities near Hiroshima

Distance City Cost of living
7.6 km or 4.7 mi Kaita
$1020
12 km or 7.5 mi Hatsukaichi
$1021
13 km or 8.1 mi Kumano
$1022
18 km or 11 mi Etajima
$1019
18 km or 11 mi Kure
$1050
26 km or 16 mi Higashihiroshima
$1046
27 km or 17 mi Otake
$1021
33 km or 20 mi Iwakuni
$1091
39 km or 24 mi Akitakata
$1019
42 km or 26 mi Takehara
$1019
51 km or 32 mi Mihara
$1024
57 km or 35 mi Yanai
$1025
59 km or 37 mi Miyoshi
$1018
61 km or 38 mi Imabari
$1032
65 km or 40 mi Masuda
$1023
67 km or 41 mi Hamada
$1024
67 km or 41 mi Hikari
$1024
68 km or 42 mi Matsuyama
$1129
68 km or 42 mi Kudamatsu
$1023
69 km or 43 mi Onomichi
$1015
70 km or 44 mi Shunan
$1030
71 km or 44 mi Masaki
$1020
73 km or 45 mi Gotsu
$1020
73 km or 46 mi Iyo
$1021
73 km or 46 mi Shobara
$1024
74 km or 46 mi Fuchu
$1020
76 km or 47 mi Toon
$1018
77 km or 48 mi Tobe
$1018
84 km or 52 mi Fukuyama
$1100
85 km or 53 mi Saijo
$1023
89 km or 55 mi Niihama
$1024
90 km or 56 mi Hofu
$1023
90 km or 56 mi Oda
$1024
93 km or 58 mi Yamaguchi
$849
95 km or 59 mi Ibara
$1024
97 km or 60 mi Hagi
$1023
97 km or 61 mi Kasaoka
$1024
98 km or 61 mi Ozu
$1018
103 km or 64 mi Yawatahama
$1023
105 km or 65 mi Asakuchi
$1023