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Los Angeles vs Oslo
Lax vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Los Angeles

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Lax
Outside city centre
Osl
Lax

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Lax
Outside city centre
Osl
Lax

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Lax
Outside city centre
Osl
Lax

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
Los Angeles

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Lax

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Lax

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Lax

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Lax

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Los Angeles

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Lax
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Los Angeles

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Lax
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Lax
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Lax

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Lax
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Lax
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Lax

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Los Angeles

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Lax
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Lax

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Lax
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Lax

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Los Angeles

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Lax

Summer dress

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

Osl
Lax

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Los Angeles
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth