Gothenburg vs Perth - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Perth
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$1873
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$4164
🏠 One person rent
$743
$1027
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$1517
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$494
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$223
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$4321
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
46
92
😀 Quality of life
92
98
🏙️ Population
605K
2.14M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 23% less expensive than in Perth. Cities ranked 2868th and 1866th ($1442 vs $1873) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 10th in Sweden and Australia, respectively. Check Sweden vs Australia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 2.3 months in Perth. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Perth ranked 3rd in Australia, while ranked 63rd and 4th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Perth

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Gothenburg Perth
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$13.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$58
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$8.77
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$7.03
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$2.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$1085
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$798
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$1658
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$1184
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$125
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$191
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$47.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
3.42%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$4094
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$3060
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$3.14
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$105
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$14.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$1.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$3.96
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$8.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$3.37
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$2.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$2.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$3.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.32
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$1.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.98
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$12.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$4.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$26.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$6.84
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$4.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$2.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$43.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$13.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$52.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$16
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$64.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$103
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$1168
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$12353

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2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
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58 km or 36 mi Boras
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66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
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$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

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$1466
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$2180
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$1643
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$1636
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$1752
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$1627
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$2195
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$1654
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$1181
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$1622
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$1573
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$494
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$562
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$372
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$592
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$736
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$1740
2628 km or 1633 mi Bima
$485
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$1610
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$1610
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$1708
2680 km or 1665 mi Blitar
$486
2687 km or 1669 mi Malang
$418
2687 km or 1670 mi Melton
$1633
2696 km or 1675 mi Tarneit
$1570
2698 km or 1676 mi Sunbury
$1625
2699 km or 1677 mi Hoppers Crossing
$1682
2700 km or 1678 mi Batu
$490
2705 km or 1681 mi Probolinggo
$493
2713 km or 1686 mi Kediri
$499
2721 km or 1690 mi Pasuruan
$490
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$1968
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$1589
2730 km or 1696 mi Maliana
$494
2740 km or 1703 mi Frankston
$1957
2741 km or 1703 mi Ainaro
$494
2742 km or 1703 mi Madiun
$391
2745 km or 1706 mi Yogyakarta
$440
2745 km or 1706 mi Mojokerto
$471
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$1498