Gothenburg vs Kampala - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Kampala
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$637
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$1664
🏠 One person rent
$743
$273
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$590
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$227
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$82.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$150
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
34 km
🎓 Higher education
46
52
😀 Quality of life
92
47
🏙️ Population
605K
1.66M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 126% more expensive than in Kampala. Cities ranked 2868th and 7238th ($1442 vs $637) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 1st in Sweden and Uganda, respectively. Check Sweden vs Uganda comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.2 months in Kampala. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Kampala ranked 1st in Uganda, while ranked 63rd and 6410th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Kampala

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Gothenburg Kampala
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$2.27
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$22
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$7.85
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$1.09
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$2.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$343
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$147
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$942
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$369
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$37.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$57.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$49
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
20.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$1215
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$3562
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.03
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$30.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$6.59
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$0.88
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.63
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$5.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$5.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$4.22
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$2.7
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$1.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$1.09
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.22
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$8.27
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.05
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$2.89
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$4.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$5.13
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.82
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$66
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$5.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$14
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$5.61
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$16.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$43.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$193
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$5189

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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

Cities near Kampala

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 7 mi Kira Town
$486
32 km or 20 mi Entebbe
$516
70 km or 44 mi Jinja
$405
183 km or 114 mi Tororo
$491
197 km or 122 mi Mbale
$469
212 km or 131 mi Mumias
$443
246 km or 153 mi Kisumu
$494
274 km or 171 mi Gulu
$433
288 km or 179 mi Kasese
$410
294 km or 183 mi Bunia
$886
301 km or 187 mi Eldoret
$445
317 km or 197 mi Mwanza
$555
347 km or 216 mi Beni
$869
350 km or 217 mi Byumba
$668
355 km or 220 mi Arua
$470
366 km or 227 mi Butembo
$869
377 km or 234 mi Kigali
$677
384 km or 238 mi Ruhengeri
$600
393 km or 244 mi Nakuru
$462
431 km or 268 mi Muyinga
$481
432 km or 269 mi Nyanza
$584
432 km or 269 mi Gisenyi
$628
446 km or 277 mi Kibuye
$663
452 km or 281 mi Butare
$578
471 km or 293 mi Ngozi
$481
494 km or 307 mi Ruyigi
$481
503 km or 313 mi Nairobi
$716
510 km or 317 mi Gitega
$473
514 km or 320 mi Cyangugu
$625
516 km or 321 mi Juba
$514
517 km or 321 mi Bubanza
$482
520 km or 323 mi Bukavu
$845
523 km or 325 mi Thika
$414
545 km or 339 mi Bujumbura
$513
551 km or 343 mi Rutana
$482
559 km or 348 mi Machakos
$384
563 km or 350 mi Uvira
$911
564 km or 351 mi Meru
$422
583 km or 362 mi Makamba
$481
613 km or 381 mi Arusha
$591