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Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Iceland Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Iceland are 44.18% higher than in United States
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Iceland are 33.78% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Iceland are 10.87% higher than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Iceland are 58.32% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Iceland are 39.78% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Iceland is 49.21% lower than in United States

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  United States  Iceland      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $     13.70 $      +36.98 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $     85.46 $      +89.90 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 6.50 $     11.96 $      +84.06 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 3.50 $     7.69 $      +119.74 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.00 $     6.44 $      +28.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.67 $     3.91 $      +6.69 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.61 $     2.36 $      +46.45 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.29 $     1.97 $      +53.29 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.01 $     1.11 $      +10.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.43 $     1.96 $      -19.30 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 3.00 $     2.79 $      -6.84 %
Eggs (12) 2.30 $     4.28 $      +86.10 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.53 $     13.65 $      +43.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.76 $     19.34 $      +149.11 %
Apples (1kg) 3.81 $     3.23 $      -15.24 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 $     2.48 $      -33.36 %
Tomato (1kg) 3.83 $     4.75 $      +24.10 %
Potato (1kg) 2.40 $     1.95 $      -18.88 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.57 $     2.90 $      +84.57 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.77 $     1.97 $      +11.34 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $     17.09 $      +42.43 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.30 $     3.05 $      +32.37 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.27 $     2.71 $      -17.10 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 6.00 $     10.25 $      +70.91 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $     2.99 $      +49.55 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $     79.47 $      +13.53 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $     5.64 $      +88.00 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.55 $     2.36 $      +51.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.90 $     57.03 $      +90.75 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 0.96 $     2.14 $      +122.98 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,807.50 $     30,251.26 $      +45.39 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 160.21 $     128.92 $      -19.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $     0.15 $      -4.43 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 46.95 $     58.93 $      +25.52 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.40 $     54.86 $      +39.22 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.59 $     32.05 $      +72.38 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $     11.11 $      +11.09 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.31 $     158.92 $      +284.71 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.22 $     91.01 $      +151.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 77.20 $     173.04 $      +124.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 84.43 $     219.74 $      +160.27 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,021.58 $     1,206.59 $      +18.11 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 767.90 $     921.37 $      +19.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,731.63 $     1,794.57 $      +3.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,305.21 $     1,421.67 $      +8.92 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,918.25 $     2,918.82 $      +52.16 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,260.24 $     2,265.09 $      +79.73 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 3,299.33 $     2,241.56 $      -32.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.20     7.15      +70.29 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014August, 2014
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