Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Bahamas Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Bahamas are 26.7% higher than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bahamas are 11.1% higher than in United States
Rent Prices in Bahamas are 15.2% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Bahamas are 31.7% higher than in United States
Groceries Prices in Bahamas are 4.3% higher than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Bahamas is 63.5% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Bahamas Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 $ 25.00 $      +47.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $ 100.00 $      +42.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.50 $ 8.50 $      -10.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 4.00 $      -20.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 $ 6.00 $      -7.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.65 $ 5.17 $      +11.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $ 2.46 $      +7.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.81 $ 2.18 $      +20.4 %
Markets
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.86 $ 14.39 $      +273.1 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.95 $ 4.01 $      +35.9 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.88 $ 2.15 $      +14.5 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.98 $ 4.46 $      +12.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.29 $ 3.54 $      -33.1 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.39 $ 4.31 $      -20.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.80 $ 6.72 $      -1.1 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.18 $ 1.67 $      -23.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.73 $ 1.07 $      +47.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.87 $ 1.47 $      -21.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.05 $ 1.78 $      -13.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.24 $ 1.69 $      +37.0 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.24 $ 1.41 $      +13.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.96 $ 2.78 $      +42.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.92 $ 1.98 $      +3.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 13.00 $ 17.00 $      +30.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.67 $ 3.41 $      +27.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.33 $ 4.36 $      +31.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.99 $ 10.00 $      +11.2 %
Transportation
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $ 1.50 $      -40.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $ 60.43 $      -13.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $ 4.25 $      +21.4 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $ 4.38 $      +62.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $ 95.00 $      +216.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.78 $ 5.63 $      +49.0 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $ 37,500.00 $      +50.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,206.04 $ 42,875.00 $      +84.8 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.03 $ 277.38 $      +52.4 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.16 $ 0.31 $      +87.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.35 $ 82.12 $      +18.4 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 41.88 $ 92.77 $      +121.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.41 $ 70.00 $      +280.2 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $ 15.00 $      +25.0 %
Childcare
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,166.24 $ 352.04 $      -69.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,598.78 $ 10,150.00 $      -38.9 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 46.31 $ 63.89 $      +38.0 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.47 $ 50.00 $      +37.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 79.96 $ 109.36 $      +36.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 110.22 $ 118.33 $      +7.4 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,705.69 $ 996.43 $      -41.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,374.69 $ 945.83 $      -31.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,841.19 $ 2,352.83 $      -17.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,242.57 $ 2,628.57 $      +17.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 418.15 $ 182.90 $      -56.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 282.06 $ 125.28 $      -55.6 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Bahamas Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,188.64 $ 1,698.39 $      -59.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.38 6.56      +22.0 %
Last update: February 2023February 2023
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