Cost of Living Comparison

SEK
COMPARED TO
PLN

Poland is 8.4% cheaper than Sweden.

If you lived in Poland instead of Sweden, you would:
local_dining

pay 46.3% less for restaurants

  Sweden help_outline Poland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $9.75
kr81.46
$4.90
zł18.16
-49.7%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.80
kr65.22
$4.54
zł16.83
-41.8%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.79
kr14.93
$0.99
zł3.68
-44.3%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.65
kr13.81
$0.83
zł3.09
-49.5%
Average -46.3%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 51.2% less for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$2.13
kr17.78
$0.72
zł2.65
-66.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.26
kr35.63
$2.79
zł10.34
-34.5%
Milk (1 gallon) $4.18
kr34.92
$2.19
zł8.13
-47.5%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.76
kr23.07
$1.88
zł6.96
-31.9%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $4.14
kr34.60
$1.70
zł6.31
-58.8%
Apples (1 lb) $1.10
kr9.22
$0.34
zł1.26
-69.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.94
kr7.84
$0.46
zł1.72
-50.4%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.06
kr8.85
$0.51
zł1.88
-52.0%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.32
kr11.05
$0.64
zł2.37
-51.7%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.51
kr4.27
$0.25
zł0.94
-50.6%
Onions (1 lb) $0.59
kr4.90
$0.29
zł1.08
-50.3%
Average -51.2%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 42.5% less for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.79
kr48.42
$4.50
zł16.69
-22.3%
Monthly public transit pass $66.72
kr557.62
$21.53
zł79.78
-67.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $20,177.88
kr168,634.19
$18,398.71
zł68,178.20
-8.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $19.90
kr166.32
$5.70
zł21.13
-71.4%
Average -42.5%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 6.8% less for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$29.28
kr244.69
$12.55
zł46.49
-57.1%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $653.99
kr5,465.62
$365.55
zł1,354.59
-44.1%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $484.41
kr4,048.39
$287.25
zł1,064.42
-40.7%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$56.07
kr468.64
$120.36
zł446.01
+114.6%
Average -6.8%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 2.6 times more for childcare

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Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $131.53
kr1,099.28
$190.27
zł705.05
+44.7%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,202.74
kr10,051.78
$4,494.16
zł16,653.55
+273.7%
Average +159.2%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 50.2% less for entertainment and sports

  Sweden help_outline Poland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.57
kr54.92
$1.70
zł6.31
-74.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.55
kr29.67
$1.90
zł7.06
-46.4%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.29
kr52.54
$3.84
zł14.23
-38.9%
Monthly membership at local gym $36.23
kr302.77
$22.69
zł84.10
-37.4%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $12.77
kr106.71
$5.84
zł21.66
-54.2%
Average -50.2%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 20.7% less for clothing

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Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$81.58
kr681.81
$66.43
zł246.18
-18.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.31
kr303.46
$33.30
zł123.40
-8.3%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$82.45
kr689.06
$65.73
zł243.58
-20.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) $116.46
kr973.30
$74.85
zł277.36
-35.7%
Average -20.7%

Sweden vs. Poland - Cost of clothing
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