Cost of Living in Barbados

Summary of cost of living in Barbados:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 Bds$ 20.00-70.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 200.00 Bds$ 120.00-225.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 20.00 Bds$ 17.00-23.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 Bds$ 3.50-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 Bds$ 5.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 9.05 Bds$ 3.49-12.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.57 Bds$ 2.75-5.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 Bds$ 2.00-5.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 26.79 Bds$ 18.93-34.07
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.82 Bds$ 3.31-7.26
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.87 Bds$ 2.27-5.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 10.48 Bds$ 6.00-14.40
Local Cheese (1 lb) 16.35 Bds$ 4.54-29.94
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 10.47 Bds$ 5.44-13.61
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.74 Bds$ 8.16-15.88
Apples (1 lb) 4.05 Bds$ 1.13-6.35
Banana (1 lb) 2.86 Bds$ 1.81-5.44
Oranges (1 lb) 3.97 Bds$ 1.13-6.35
Tomato (1 lb) 4.29 Bds$ 0.91-6.35
Potato (1 lb) 2.94 Bds$ 1.13-4.54
Onion (1 lb) 3.48 Bds$ 1.59-6.80
Lettuce (1 head) 5.13 Bds$ 4.00-6.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.86 Bds$ 3.00-8.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 Bds$ 20.00-40.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.09 Bds$ 3.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.04 Bds$ 4.00-12.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 Bds$ 15.00-22.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.50 Bds$ 3.50-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.07 Bds$ 50.00-150.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.00 Bds$ 20.00-60.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 Bds$ 6.44-14.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 80.00 Bds$ 80.00-80.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 15.78 Bds$ 14.69-17.87
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,000.00 Bds$ 80,000.00-100,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 87,333.33 Bds$ 80,000.00-90,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 237.00 Bds$ 100.00-500.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 100.00 Bds$ 90.00-100.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 117.86 Bds$ 90.00-200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 156.79 Bds$ 100.00-200.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 31.67 Bds$ 25.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 Bds$ 16.00-30.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 530.00 Bds$ 400.00-890.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,625.00 Bds$ 6,000.00-20,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 137.92 Bds$ 85.00-230.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 115.45 Bds$ 50.00-180.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 275.00 Bds$ 150.00-400.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 224.38 Bds$ 110.00-300.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,292.31 Bds$ 1,000.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 965.38 Bds$ 800.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,207.41 Bds$ 1,800.00-6,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,192.31 Bds$ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 650.32 Bds$ 650.32-799.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 650.32 Bds$ 650.32-650.32
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,396.97 Bds$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.71 4.00-9.00

Prices in Barbados

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