Special Report

Countries With the Most and Least Affordable Groceries

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20. Sweden
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.68%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $104.87
> Average monthly earnings: $3,918
> Total population: 10.35 million

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19. Iceland
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.64%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $148.66
> Average monthly earnings: $5,624
> Total population: 366,425

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18. Austria
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.62%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $116.26
> Average monthly earnings: $4,428
> Total population: 8.92 million

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17. Finland
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.61%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $100.60
> Average monthly earnings: $3,852
> Total population: 5.53 million

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16. Canada
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.55%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $117.85
> Average monthly earnings: $4,612
> Total population: 38.01 million

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