Cost of Living in Denmark
Last updated on May 05, 2023
Summary: The cost of living in Denmark is generally high, especially in the larger cities. A nice one bedroom apartment in Denmark can cost anywhere from $1,000 to $2,000 per month, while a nice two bedroom apartment can cost from $1,500 to $3,000 per month. The cost of dinner at a moderately priced restaurant in Denmark is usually around $20 to $30 per person.
Is the cost of living in Denmark high?
We asked people how much they someone comfortably live on in Denmark, they wrote:
"The cost of living in Denmark is generally considered to be high, with prices for basic necessities such as food, housing, and transportation being significantly higher than in many other countries. Denmark also has a high rate of taxation, which can add to the overall cost of living. However, the high cost of living is offset by the high quality of life in Denmark, with excellent public services, a strong economy, and a high standard of living," said one expat in Denmark.
Will I save money living in Denmark?
About the Author
Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.
- Denmark Guide
- Healthcare & Health Insurance in Denmark
- Members Talk about Healthcare & Health Insurance in Denmark
- Best Places to Live in Denmark
- Real Estate in Denmark
- Guide to Real Estate in Denmark
- Pros & Cons of Living in Denmark
- Cost of Living in Denmark
- How to Rent a Home in Denmark
- How to Enroll in the Public Healthcare System in Denmark
- 10 Best Places for Families to Live in Denmark
- Driving in Copenhagen
- 2023 Guide to Living in Denmark
- Pros and Cons of Living in Denmark 2023