Cost of Living Comparison

SEK
COMPARED TO
PHP

Manila is 32.7% cheaper than Stockholm.

If you lived in Manila instead of Stockholm, you would:
local_dining

pay 70.8% less for restaurants

  Stockholm help_outline Manila help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.39
kr120.27
$4.18
₱211.43
-70.9%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.59
kr80.18
$3.14
₱158.58
-67.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.79
kr23.33
$0.87
₱44.11
-68.7%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $2.46
kr20.55
$0.58
₱29.25
-76.5%
Average -70.8%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 16.3% less for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$2.80
kr23.36
$1.34
₱67.84
-52.0%
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.15
kr43.04
$3.25
₱164.05
-37.0%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.14
kr42.96
$6.99
₱353.07
+35.9%
Eggs
1 dozen
$3.79
kr31.71
$2.03
₱102.69
-46.5%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $5.52
kr46.15
$1.98
₱99.85
-64.2%
Apples (1 lb) $1.57
kr13.11
$1.30
₱65.58
-17.3%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.29
kr10.74
$0.81
₱40.98
-36.9%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.45
kr12.15
$1.31
₱66.39
-9.6%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.81
kr15.16
$0.88
₱44.38
-51.6%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.63
kr5.23
$1.02
₱51.57
+62.9%
Onions (1 lb) $0.73
kr6.13
$1.00
₱50.56
+36.5%
Average -16.3%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 52.9% less for transportation

  Stockholm help_outline Manila help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.63
kr55.41
$4.02
₱203.04
-39.4%
Monthly public transit pass $113.92
kr952.11
$14.19
₱717.29
-87.5%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,581.64
kr230,510.26
$27,192.81
₱1,374,324.58
-1.4%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $18.67
kr156.03
$3.10
₱156.46
-83.4%
Average -52.9%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of transportation
home

pay 13.9% less for housing

  Stockholm help_outline Manila help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$33.66
kr281.30
$51.12
₱2,583.52
+51.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,545.67
kr12,917.72
$705.50
₱35,655.79
-54.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,153.30
kr9,638.58
$352.30
₱17,805.01
-69.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$76.68
kr640.87
$89.27
₱4,511.58
+16.4%
Average -13.9%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 17.9% more for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $153.77
kr1,285.15
$190.00
₱9,602.65
+23.6%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,788.48
kr81,806.09
$10,981.71
₱555,015.70
+12.2%
Average +17.9%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 52.2% less for entertainment and sports

  Stockholm help_outline Manila help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $8.39
kr70.16
$1.88
₱95.15
-77.6%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.90
kr40.96
$2.54
₱128.33
-48.2%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.97
kr66.65
$2.51
₱126.86
-68.5%
Monthly membership at local gym $57.47
kr480.30
$54.82
₱2,770.85
-4.6%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $16.49
kr137.81
$6.28
₱317.15
-61.9%
Average -52.2%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 40.4% less for clothing

  Stockholm help_outline Manila help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$112.69
kr941.82
$46.37
₱2,343.45
-58.9%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$47.72
kr398.78
$30.77
₱1,555.16
-35.5%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$114.87
kr960.05
$89.18
₱4,507.40
-22.4%
Men's business shoes (leather) $157.55
kr1,316.71
$87.36
₱4,415.25
-44.6%
Average -40.4%

Stockholm vs. Manila - Cost of clothing
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