Gothenburg vs Suwon - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Suwon
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$977
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$2396
🏠 One person rent
$743
$406
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$614
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$405
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$89.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$1993
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
46
91
😀 Quality of life
92
75
🏙️ Population
605K
1.23M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 48% more expensive than in Suwon. Cities ranked 2868th and 5434th ($1442 vs $977) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 18th in Sweden and South Korea, respectively. Check Sweden vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 2 months in Suwon. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Suwon ranked 7th in South Korea, while ranked 63rd and 846th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Suwon

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Gothenburg Suwon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$4.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$21.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$4.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$2.25
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$3.23
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$1.27
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$390
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$274
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$540
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$436
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$86.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$135
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$22.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
3.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$6469
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$3810
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$1.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$46.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$6.26
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.19
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$1.87
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$2.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.65
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$2.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$19.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$5.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$2.81
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$2.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$7
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$2.23
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$2.05
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$13.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$3.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$4.76
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$5.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$2.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$4.22
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$37.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$7.92
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$30.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$5.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$54.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$54.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$320
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$18468

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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 Suwon

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.7 mi Uiwang
$901
11 km or 6.6 mi Gunpo
$975
14 km or 8.7 mi Anyang
$1102
16 km or 10 mi Gwacheon
$897
17 km or 10 mi Osan
$912
17 km or 11 mi Ansan
$921
17 km or 11 mi Siheung
$945
18 km or 11 mi Yongin
$1049
20 km or 13 mi Seongnam
$1022
24 km or 15 mi Hwaseong
$965
25 km or 15 mi Gwangmyeong
$928
26 km or 16 mi Gwangju
$927
31 km or 19 mi Bucheon
$1121
33 km or 21 mi Seoul
$1460
33 km or 21 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
33 km or 21 mi Hanam
$906
36 km or 23 mi Guri
$906
38 km or 23 mi Incheon
$1002
38 km or 24 mi Icheon
$979
39 km or 24 mi Anseong
$912
43 km or 27 mi Namyangju
$970
44 km or 27 mi Goyang
$1002
46 km or 28 mi Gimpo
$979
52 km or 32 mi Uijeongbu
$998
55 km or 34 mi Cheonan
$930
55 km or 34 mi Dangjin
$904
56 km or 35 mi Yeoju
$902
56 km or 35 mi Yangju
$912
63 km or 39 mi Paju
$941
70 km or 43 mi Pocheon
$906
70 km or 43 mi Dongducheon
$911
75 km or 46 mi Seosan
$872
81 km or 50 mi Wonju
$857
84 km or 52 mi Cheongju
$880
86 km or 53 mi Kaesong
$1473
89 km or 55 mi Chungju
$1004
91 km or 57 mi Chuncheon
$834
92 km or 57 mi Sejong
$928
93 km or 58 mi Gongju
$939
104 km or 65 mi Asan
$927