Gothenburg vs Kitakyushu - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Kitakyushu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$1049
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$2639
🏠 One person rent
$743
$417
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$722
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$365
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$173
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$2519
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
15 km
🎓 Higher education
46
69
😀 Quality of life
92
75
🏙️ Population
605K
935K

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 37% more expensive than in Kitakyushu. Cities ranked 2868th and 4439th ($1442 vs $1049) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 93rd 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 2.4 months in Kitakyushu. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Kitakyushu ranked 180th in Japan, while ranked 63rd and 742nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Kitakyushu

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Gothenburg Kitakyushu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$6.65
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$26.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$5.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$3.02
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$2.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$462
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$213
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$714
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$444
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$125
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$195
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$29.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
1.5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$4197
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$2545
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.87
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$68.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$25.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.56
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$4.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.94
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$8.29
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$15
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$4.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.91
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$2.24
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$2.27
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.71
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.6
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$11.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$3.72
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$2.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.12
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$51.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$34.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$6.41
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$68.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$47.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$299
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$11778

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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 Kitakyushu

Distance City Cost of living
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Shimonoseki
$1154
15 km or 9.3 mi Kanda
$1023
17 km or 11 mi Mizumaki
$1019
18 km or 11 mi Nakama
$1019
20 km or 12 mi Yukuhashi
$1025
21 km or 13 mi Nogata
$1022
24 km or 15 mi Fukuchi
$1019
25 km or 16 mi Okagaki
$1024
27 km or 17 mi Miyawaka
$1021
28 km or 17 mi Tagawa
$1022
31 km or 19 mi San'yo-Onoda
$1023
32 km or 20 mi Iizuka
$1025
33 km or 20 mi Munakata
$1024
38 km or 24 mi Buzen
$1018
38 km or 24 mi Fukutsu
$1023
39 km or 24 mi Kama
$1022
40 km or 25 mi Ube
$1035
42 km or 26 mi Koga
$1023
42 km or 26 mi Nakatsu
$1023
43 km or 27 mi Mine
$1020
44 km or 27 mi Sasaguri
$1018
44 km or 28 mi Shingu
$1021
48 km or 30 mi Sue
$1019
48 km or 30 mi Kasuya
$1022
49 km or 31 mi Umi
$1021
49 km or 31 mi Shime
$1022
53 km or 33 mi Dazaifu
$1025
54 km or 33 mi Onojo
$1022
54 km or 34 mi Chikuzen
$1021
55 km or 34 mi Kasuga
$1025
55 km or 34 mi Chikushino
$1027
55 km or 34 mi Asakura
$1020
55 km or 34 mi Fukuoka
$1234
58 km or 36 mi Usa
$1020
60 km or 37 mi Nakagawa
$1024
61 km or 38 mi Ukiha
$1019
61 km or 38 mi Nagato
$1019
62 km or 39 mi Ogori
$1020
63 km or 39 mi Hita
$1020
63 km or 39 mi Bungotakada
$1020