Cost of Living Comparison Between Cayman Islands and Barbados Reverse

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Cost of Living in Barbados is 34.0% lower than in Cayman Islands (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Barbados is 47.2% lower than in Cayman Islands
Rent Prices in Barbados are 72.1% lower than in Cayman Islands
Restaurant Prices in Barbados are 33.9% lower than in Cayman Islands
Groceries Prices in Barbados are 29.9% lower than in Cayman Islands
Local Purchasing Power in Barbados is 57.9% lower than in Cayman Islands
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Restaurants
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 KY$
(60.02 Bds$)
16.66 KY$
(40.00 Bds$)
     -33.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 KY$
(288.10 Bds$)
83.30 KY$
(200.00 Bds$)
     -30.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 KY$
(28.81 Bds$)
8.33 KY$
(20.00 Bds$)
     -30.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 KY$
(14.41 Bds$)
2.08 KY$
(5.00 Bds$)
     -65.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 KY$
(14.41 Bds$)
2.50 KY$
(6.00 Bds$)
     -58.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.40 KY$
(12.96 Bds$)
3.77 KY$
(9.06 Bds$)
     -30.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.97 KY$
(7.13 Bds$)
1.57 KY$
(3.76 Bds$)
     -47.3 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 KY$
(5.80 Bds$)
1.16 KY$
(2.78 Bds$)
     -52.0 %
Markets
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.40 KY$
(22.57 Bds$)
10.83 KY$
(26.01 Bds$)
     +15.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.93 KY$
(9.44 Bds$)
1.97 KY$
(4.72 Bds$)
     -50.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.34 KY$
(5.62 Bds$)
1.68 KY$
(4.03 Bds$)
     -28.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.97 KY$
(16.74 Bds$)
4.44 KY$
(10.67 Bds$)
     -36.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.18 KY$
(12.43 Bds$)
7.19 KY$
(17.26 Bds$)
     +38.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.11 KY$
(12.28 Bds$)
4.52 KY$
(10.84 Bds$)
     -11.7 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.00 KY$
(14.40 Bds$)
4.90 KY$
(11.77 Bds$)
     -18.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.77 KY$
(9.04 Bds$)
1.73 KY$
(4.15 Bds$)
     -54.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.59 KY$
(3.81 Bds$)
1.19 KY$
(2.86 Bds$)
     -24.9 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.12 KY$
(7.48 Bds$)
1.74 KY$
(4.17 Bds$)
     -44.2 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.22 KY$
(7.74 Bds$)
1.85 KY$
(4.44 Bds$)
     -42.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.56 KY$
(6.15 Bds$)
1.28 KY$
(3.08 Bds$)
     -49.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.05 KY$
(4.93 Bds$)
1.58 KY$
(3.79 Bds$)
     -23.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.63 KY$
(11.11 Bds$)
2.17 KY$
(5.21 Bds$)
     -53.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 KY$
(6.00 Bds$)
2.08 KY$
(5.00 Bds$)
     -16.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 KY$
(48.02 Bds$)
12.50 KY$
(30.00 Bds$)
     -37.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.49 KY$
(8.37 Bds$)
1.80 KY$
(4.31 Bds$)
     -48.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.56 KY$
(10.95 Bds$)
3.08 KY$
(7.40 Bds$)
     -32.4 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 KY$
(26.41 Bds$)
8.33 KY$
(20.00 Bds$)
     -24.3 %
Transportation
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 KY$
(6.00 Bds$)
1.46 KY$
(3.50 Bds$)
     -41.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 25.00 KY$
(60.02 Bds$)
55.01 KY$
(132.07 Bds$)
     +120.0 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12.50 KY$
(30.01 Bds$)
12.50 KY$
(30.00 Bds$)
     -0.0 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 KY$
(19.32 Bds$)
3.69 KY$
(8.85 Bds$)
     -54.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 KY$
(60.02 Bds$)
33.32 KY$
(80.00 Bds$)
     +33.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.71 KY$
(13.70 Bds$)
6.68 KY$
(16.03 Bds$)
     +17.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 KY$
(72,026.13 Bds$)
37,486.39 KY$
(90,000.00 Bds$)
     +25.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,180.00 KY$
(70,057.42 Bds$)
34,640.21 KY$
(83,166.67 Bds$)
     +18.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 374.57 KY$
(899.30 Bds$)
103.34 KY$
(248.12 Bds$)
     -72.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 77.08 KY$
(185.07 Bds$)
41.39 KY$
(99.38 Bds$)
     -46.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 97.67 KY$
(234.50 Bds$)
53.03 KY$
(127.31 Bds$)
     -45.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 78.75 KY$
(189.07 Bds$)
65.30 KY$
(156.79 Bds$)
     -17.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 44.67 KY$
(107.24 Bds$)
13.19 KY$
(31.67 Bds$)
     -70.5 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 KY$
(36.01 Bds$)
8.33 KY$
(20.00 Bds$)
     -44.5 %
Childcare
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,250.00 KY$
(3,001.09 Bds$)
220.75 KY$
(530.00 Bds$)
     -82.3 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,860.00 KY$
(52,483.04 Bds$)
6,178.31 KY$
(14,833.33 Bds$)
     -71.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 93.75 KY$
(225.08 Bds$)
56.23 KY$
(135.00 Bds$)
     -40.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 82.50 KY$
(198.07 Bds$)
47.90 KY$
(115.00 Bds$)
     -41.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 109.00 KY$
(261.69 Bds$)
114.54 KY$
(275.00 Bds$)
     +5.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 116.25 KY$
(279.10 Bds$)
92.33 KY$
(221.67 Bds$)
     -20.6 %
Rent Per Month
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,311.11 KY$
(5,548.68 Bds$)
547.42 KY$
(1,314.28 Bds$)
     -76.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,840.00 KY$
(4,417.60 Bds$)
432.13 KY$
(1,037.50 Bds$)
     -76.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,487.50 KY$
(10,773.91 Bds$)
1,415.64 KY$
(3,398.76 Bds$)
     -68.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,662.50 KY$
(8,793.19 Bds$)
1,041.29 KY$
(2,500.00 Bds$)
     -71.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 932.25 KY$
(2,238.21 Bds$)
270.87 KY$
(650.32 Bds$)
     -70.9 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 704.83 KY$
(1,692.21 Bds$)
270.87 KY$
(650.32 Bds$)
     -61.6 %
Salaries And Financing
Cayman Islands Edit Barbados Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,463.58 KY$
(10,716.49 Bds$)
993.94 KY$
(2,386.33 Bds$)
     -77.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.42 5.62      -24.2 %
Last update: July 2024June 2024
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