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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Iceland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Iceland are 44.79% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Iceland are 34.34% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Iceland are 11.34% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Iceland are 58.73% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Iceland are 40.42% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Iceland is 48.64% lower than in United States

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  United States  Iceland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     13.74 $      +37.43 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     85.90 $      +90.88 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     12.03 $      +85.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     7.73 $      +120.88 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.44 $      +28.84 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.67 $     3.91 $      +6.72 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.31 $      +43.85 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.96 $      +52.07 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.11 $      +11.02 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.42 $     1.97 $      -18.92 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     2.81 $      -6.51 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     4.30 $      +87.44 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.56 $     13.72 $      +43.61 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     19.44 $      +150.46 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     3.25 $      -14.76 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     2.50 $      -33.07 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     4.78 $      +24.59 %
Potato (1kg) 2.39 $     1.96 $      -18.19 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     2.92 $      +86.33 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.76 $     1.98 $      +12.21 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     17.18 $      +43.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     3.07 $      +33.19 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     2.73 $      -16.52 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     10.31 $      +71.79 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.01 $      +50.32 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     79.88 $      +14.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     5.67 $      +88.97 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.37 $      +52.61 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     57.33 $      +97.68 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.15 $      +123.79 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,807.50 $     30,407.17 $      +46.14 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.42 $     129.58 $      -19.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.15 $      -2.22 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.98 $     59.23 $      +26.08 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.46 $     55.14 $      +39.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.60 $     32.21 $      +73.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.17 $      +11.66 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.22 $     159.78 $      +287.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.38 $     91.48 $      +151.47 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.00 $     173.93 $      +125.89 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.36 $     220.88 $      +161.82 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,020.59 $     1,212.81 $      +18.83 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 767.40 $     926.11 $      +20.68 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,734.69 $     1,803.82 $      +3.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,304.03 $     1,429.00 $      +9.58 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,933.31 $     2,932.09 $      +51.66 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,258.42 $     2,275.48 $      +80.82 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,298.90 $     2,276.24 $      -31.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.19     7.15      +70.64 %
 
Last updateAugust, 2014August, 2014
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