What’s the cost of living in the Netherlands?

There are several things to take into account, i.e. rent, gas, water & electricity, internet+TV, local taxes and insurance. Roughly speaking, rent for a furnished apartment for one person is €1,400 for a studio, for 2 people €1,550 for a 1-bedroom apartment, or € 1,650 for a 2-bedroom apartment. Gas, water & electricity are about €120 and Internet+TV about €50. Groceries from the supermarket aren’t expensive, calculate €50 – €75 per person per week, but there are families in the Netherlands who have to shop for 4 people for €50 per week. Insurance (health insurance + liability insurance) costs around €110 per month.