Oslo has topped a list of the world’s most expensive cities compiled by price comparison site PriceRunner. All Scandinavian capitals are in the top seven, while Bangkok is the second most affordable city in the world.
The Norwegian capital was the most expensive city of the 32 surveyed in PriceRunner’s International Price Comparison survey, topping the list for the fourth year running.
The survey found that prices in Oslo were a third more expensive than the global average.
Stockholm, Helsinki and Copenhagen took places 4, 6 and 7, respectively.
Meanwhile, Bangkok came in at number 31 only “out cheapened” by Mumbai, where prices were 27 percent lower than the global average.
The survey looked at a range of products that included everyday items such as milk and petrol as well as luxury items and technology.