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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Iceland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Iceland are 46.42% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Iceland are 35.96% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Iceland are 12.85% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Iceland are 60.30% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Iceland are 41.84% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Iceland is 47.61% lower than in United States

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  United States  Iceland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     13.88 $      +38.77 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     86.73 $      +92.73 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     12.14 $      +86.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     7.81 $      +123.02 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.50 $      +30.10 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.66 $     3.95 $      +7.94 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.36 $      +47.03 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     2.01 $      +56.05 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.00 $     1.13 $      +12.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.99 $      -18.12 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.01 $     2.84 $      -5.67 %
Eggs (12) 2.29 $     4.34 $      +89.48 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.54 $     13.86 $      +45.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     19.64 $      +152.95 %
Apples (1kg) 3.80 $     3.28 $      -13.74 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.72 $     2.52 $      -32.17 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.84 $     4.83 $      +25.68 %
Potato (1kg) 2.39 $     1.98 $      -17.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     2.95 $      +87.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     2.00 $      +13.18 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     17.35 $      +44.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $     3.10 $      +33.75 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     2.75 $      -15.76 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     10.41 $      +73.46 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     3.04 $      +51.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     80.66 $      +15.23 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     5.72 $      +90.81 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.39 $      +54.10 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.00 $     57.88 $      +99.60 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.17 $      +125.96 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,807.50 $     30,702.52 $      +47.56 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.64 $     130.84 $      -18.55 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.15 $      -1.31 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.72 $     59.81 $      +28.01 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.53 $     54.51 $      +37.89 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.46 $     35.56 $      +92.66 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.06 $      +10.58 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.15 $     161.41 $      +292.23 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.49 $     92.37 $      +153.12 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 76.92 $     175.62 $      +128.33 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.42 $     223.02 $      +164.17 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,016.91 $     1,224.59 $      +20.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 764.51 $     935.11 $      +22.31 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,725.90 $     1,821.34 $      +5.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,299.11 $     1,442.88 $      +11.07 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,942.28 $     2,956.72 $      +52.23 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,251.69 $     2,294.80 $      +83.34 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,297.05 $     2,348.39 $      -28.77 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.19     7.15      +70.79 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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