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Kathmandu vs Oslo
Ktm vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Kathmandu

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Ktm
Outside city centre
Osl
Ktm

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Ktm
Outside city centre
Osl
Ktm

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Ktm
Outside city centre
Osl
Ktm

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Oslo
Kathmandu

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Ktm

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Osl
Ktm

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Ktm

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Ktm

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Kathmandu

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Ktm
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Osl
Ktm
White bread 500g
Osl
Ktm
Eggs 12
Osl
Ktm
White rice 1kg
Osl
Ktm

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Kathmandu

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Osl
Ktm
Beef round 1kg
Osl
Ktm
Local cheese 1kg
Osl
Ktm

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Ktm
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Ktm
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Ktm

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Ktm
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Ktm
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Ktm

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Kathmandu
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Kathmandu

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Ktm
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Ktm

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Ktm
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Ktm

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Kathmandu

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Ktm

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Osl
Ktm

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Osl
Ktm
1 pair men's leather shoes
Osl
Ktm

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Kathmandu
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Ktm $4,070.74/mth