Gothenburg vs San Juan - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg San Juan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$2341
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$4626
🏠 One person rent
$743
$1634
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$2465
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$511
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$84.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$1904
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
3 km
🎓 Higher education
46
57
😀 Quality of life
92
80
🏙️ Population
605K
355K

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 38% less expensive than in San Juan. Cities ranked 2868th and 228th ($1442 vs $2341) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 176th in Sweden and the United States, respectively. Check Sweden vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.8 months in San Juan. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs San Juan ranked 82nd in the United States, while ranked 63rd and 326th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs San Juan

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Gothenburg San Juan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$60
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$7.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$3.01
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.21
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$1.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$1890
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$1342
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$2675
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$2101
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$127
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$195
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$54.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
4.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$3000
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$1936
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$32.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$21.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$2.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$3.13
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$8.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$4.59
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$2.3
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$3.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$4.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$3.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$2.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.95
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$15.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2.39
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$9.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$8.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$8
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$2.88
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$2.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$51.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$8.74
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$47.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$19.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$48.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$87
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$512
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$11027

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
5.5 km or 3.4 mi Catano
$1810
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Guaynabo
$1724
11 km or 6.8 mi Trujillo Alto
$1841
11 km or 7.1 mi Bayamon
$1309
13 km or 7.8 mi Carolina
$1725
19 km or 12 mi Canovanas
$1869
20 km or 13 mi Toa Alta
$1910
21 km or 13 mi Dorado
$1421
24 km or 15 mi Gurabo
$1139
24 km or 15 mi Caguas
$1366
25 km or 16 mi Naranjito
$1250
26 km or 16 mi Rio Grande
$1940
28 km or 18 mi Vega Alta
$1316
29 km or 18 mi Corozal
$1873
32 km or 20 mi Cidra
$1202
34 km or 21 mi Vega Baja
$1004
36 km or 23 mi Las Piedras
$1445
39 km or 24 mi Cayey
$973
42 km or 26 mi Humacao
$1445
42 km or 26 mi Orocovis
$885
43 km or 27 mi Naguabo
$1853
44 km or 27 mi Manati
$1132
46 km or 28 mi Fajardo
$1922
49 km or 30 mi Yabucoa
$1823
51 km or 32 mi Guayama
$1370
51 km or 32 mi Coamo
$1965
65 km or 40 mi Santa Isabel
$1046
69 km or 43 mi Arecibo
$1218
70 km or 43 mi Utuado
$1896
77 km or 48 mi Ponce
$1148
80 km or 50 mi Hatillo
$882
92 km or 57 mi Quebradillas
$1832
95 km or 59 mi Yauco
$1692
98 km or 61 mi San Sebastian
$1657
103 km or 64 mi Sabana Grande
$1821
106 km or 66 mi Isabela
$1148
111 km or 69 mi San German
$1668
115 km or 71 mi Aguadilla
$1175
117 km or 72 mi Mayaguez
$1205
118 km or 74 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366