Cost of Living in Bahamas

Cost of living in Bahamas is 17.94% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Bahamas is, on average, 15.71% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $ 12.00-38.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 84.00 $ 50.00-140.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.75 $ 8.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $ 3.00-5.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 $ 4.00-7.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4.71 $ 2.75-7.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 1.35-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.78 $ 1.12-3.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11.19 $ 6.00-18.17
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.98 $ 2.27-4.08
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.45 $ 0.91-2.12
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.38 $ 2.00-4.50
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.45 $ 1.67-6.50
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.80 $ 1.81-7.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.10 $ 2.72-10.00
Apples (1 lb) 1.77 $ 0.91-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 $ 0.54-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 1.26 $ 0.90-4.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.38 $ 0.45-2.14
Potato (1 lb) 1.31 $ 0.29-2.32
Onion (1 lb) 1.29 $ 0.68-2.03
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 $ 1.25-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.53 $ 1.00-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.20 $ 8.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.68 $ 1.50-3.57
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.64 $ 2.30-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.75 $ 8.00-12.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.38 $ 1.25-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 47.50 $ 40.00-65.22
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 $ 3.00-10.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $ 3.22-6.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 $ 40.00-100.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.52 $ 3.79-5.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,995.00 $ 23,000.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,499.38 $ 30,000.00-40,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 271.54 $ 150.00-500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.30 $ 0.10-0.33
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 62.56 $ 40.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 80.59 $ 40.00-120.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 46.67 $ 20.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.00 $ 10.00-18.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 303.42 $ 180.00-600.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,780.00 $ 4,000.00-10,500.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62.27 $ 35.00-85.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 44.55 $ 25.00-65.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 108.45 $ 60.00-195.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 119.50 $ 90.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 859.38 $ 650.00-1,300.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 648.53 $ 550.00-1,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,284.62 $ 1,400.00-3,200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,518.33 $ 1,000.00-2,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 120.55 $ 102.19-232.26
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 87.16 $ 65.03-185.80
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,821.50 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.77 4.15-10.00

Prices in Bahamas

This country had 599 entries in the past 12 months by 52 different contributors.
Last update: November 2020
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