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Seoul vs Copenhagen
Sel vs Cph

Average net salary (After tax)

Copenhagen
Seoul

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Sel
Outside city centre
Cph
Sel

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Sel
Outside city centre
Cph
Sel

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cph
Sel
Outside city centre
Cph
Sel

Mortgage rates

Copenhagen
4.5%
Seoul
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Copenhagen
Seoul

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cph
Sel

Mobile phone data

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

Cph
Sel

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cph
Sel

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cph
Sel

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Copenhagen
Seoul

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cph
Sel
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cph
Sel
White bread 500g
Cph
Sel
Eggs 12
Cph
Sel
White rice 1kg
Cph
Sel

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Copenhagen
Seoul

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cph
Sel
Beef round 1kg
Cph
Sel
Local cheese 1kg
Cph
Sel

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cph
Sel
Lettuce 1 head
Cph
Sel
Tomatoes 1kg
Cph
Sel

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cph
Sel
Oranges 1 head
Cph
Sel
Bananas 1kg
Cph
Sel

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Copenhagen
4.5%
Seoul
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 17.14% higher than in Seoul

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cph
Sel
Market 0.5L bottle
Cph
Sel

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cph
Sel
Market 0.33L bottle
Cph
Sel

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Copenhagen
5
Seoul

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cph
Sel

Summer dress

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

Cph
Sel

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cph
Sel
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cph
Sel

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Copenhagen
$15.33
Seoul
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth