Gothenburg vs Kathmandu - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Kathmandu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$435
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$1138
🏠 One person rent
$743
$140
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$283
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$48.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$207
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
46
28
😀 Quality of life
92
47
🏙️ Population
605K
846K

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 232% more expensive than in Kathmandu. Cities ranked 2868th and 8649th ($1442 vs $435) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 2nd in Sweden and Nepal, respectively. Check Sweden vs Nepal comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.5 months in Kathmandu. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Kathmandu ranked 2nd in Nepal, while ranked 63rd and 6397th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Kathmandu

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Gothenburg Kathmandu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$2.37
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$24.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$7.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$2.45
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$1.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$156
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$97.9
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$336
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$219
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$17.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$27
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$13.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
12.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$1709
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$663
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$4.74
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$8.74
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$0.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$0.5
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.82
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.67
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$8.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$3.32
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$3.93
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$2.22
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$1.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$0.66
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$0.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.6
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.17
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.69
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$7.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$3.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$1.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$2.89
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$0.95
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$0.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$31.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$3.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$17.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$1.85
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$26.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$51
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$85.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$3165

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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 Kathmandu

Distance City Cost of living
5 km or 3.1 mi Lalitpur
$445
47 km or 29 mi Hetauda
$322
94 km or 58 mi Birgunj
$307
124 km or 77 mi Janakpur
$335
146 km or 91 mi Pokhara
$350
183 km or 114 mi Muzaffarpur
$250
222 km or 138 mi Gorakhpur
$365
234 km or 145 mi Biratnagar
$352
235 km or 146 mi Patna
$408
238 km or 148 mi Saharsa
$336
261 km or 162 mi Damak
$302
300 km or 186 mi Purnia
$368
320 km or 199 mi Bhagalpur
$284
322 km or 200 mi Siliguri
$375
332 km or 206 mi Gaya
$275
346 km or 215 mi Jaunpur
$337
355 km or 220 mi Varanasi
$362
359 km or 223 mi Raiganj
$337
384 km or 239 mi Shigatse
$667
398 km or 247 mi Mirzapur
$381
400 km or 249 mi Paro
$492
410 km or 255 mi Malda
$339
411 km or 256 mi Saidpur
$373
421 km or 262 mi Thimphu
$499
431 km or 268 mi Allahabad
$540
438 km or 272 mi Balurghat
$336
443 km or 275 mi Rangpur
$355
447 km or 278 mi Lucknow
$361
449 km or 279 mi Dhanbad
$377
468 km or 291 mi Kulti
$342
476 km or 296 mi Asansol
$312
479 km or 298 mi Dhangadhi
$314
485 km or 301 mi Ranchi
$371
493 km or 306 mi Rajshahi
$303
495 km or 307 mi Berhampore
$338
503 km or 313 mi Durgapur
$329
510 km or 317 mi Bheemdatta
$353
510 km or 317 mi Bogra
$365
517 km or 321 mi Kanpur
$441
553 km or 344 mi Jamshedpur
$330