Gothenburg vs Nizhny Novgorod - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Nizhny Novgorod
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$864
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$2211
🏠 One person rent
$743
$379
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$697
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$305
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$59
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$699
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
46
48
😀 Quality of life
92
59
🏙️ Population
605K
1.26M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 67% more expensive than in Nizhny Novgorod. Cities ranked 2868th and 5851st ($1442 vs $864) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 17th in Sweden and Russia, respectively. Check Sweden vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.8 months in Nizhny Novgorod. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Nizhny Novgorod ranked 9th in Russia, while ranked 63rd and 5248th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Nizhny Novgorod

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Gothenburg Nizhny Novgorod
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$9.42
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$40.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$5.68
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$1.47
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$2.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$1.05
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$406
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$245
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$833
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$474
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$93.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$142
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$8.89
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
9.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$2343
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$1747
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$32.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$3.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.16
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$0.6
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.53
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$11.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$5.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$8.56
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$1.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$2.05
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$3.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.48
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$8.18
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$3.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$5.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$4.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$1.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$41.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$5.05
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$18.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$8
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$135
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$149
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$372
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$7816

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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 Nizhny Novgorod

Distance City Cost of living
36 km or 22 mi Dzerzhinsk
$652
198 km or 123 mi Ivanovo
$643
202 km or 125 mi Cheboksary
$562
223 km or 139 mi Vladimir
$652
241 km or 150 mi Yoshkar-Ola
$689
245 km or 152 mi Kostroma
$673
250 km or 155 mi Saransk
$678
290 km or 180 mi Yaroslavl
$573
323 km or 200 mi Kazan
$853
331 km or 205 mi Ryazan
$574
350 km or 217 mi Elektrostal
$719
353 km or 220 mi Penza
$569
355 km or 221 mi Ulyanovsk
$634
366 km or 227 mi Rybinsk
$854
380 km or 236 mi Balashikha
$807
386 km or 240 mi Korolyov
$938
387 km or 240 mi Lyubertsy
$684
391 km or 243 mi Mytishchi
$826
402 km or 250 mi Moscow
$1337
403 km or 250 mi Vologda
$720
410 km or 255 mi Khimki
$1058
415 km or 258 mi Podolsk
$891
418 km or 260 mi Krasnogorsk
$932
421 km or 262 mi Kirov
$485
434 km or 270 mi Tambov
$634
453 km or 281 mi Syzran
$723
466 km or 289 mi Tolyatti
$677
469 km or 291 mi Tula
$672
477 km or 297 mi Cherepovets
$615
482 km or 300 mi Obninsk
$639
492 km or 305 mi Nizhnekamsk
$741
498 km or 310 mi Tver
$689
501 km or 311 mi Lipetsk
$567
522 km or 324 mi Naberezhnye Chelny
$670
525 km or 326 mi Samara
$747
527 km or 328 mi Kaluga
$711
536 km or 333 mi Balakovo
$748
544 km or 338 mi Almetyevsk
$721
549 km or 341 mi Saratov
$686
558 km or 347 mi Engels
$727