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Cost of Living in Barbados

Cost of living in Barbados is 13.79% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Barbados is 50.21% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 Bds$ 19.50-30.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 125.00 Bds$ 100.00-150.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15.00 Bds$ 14.00-20.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.50 Bds$ 2.50-6.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.00 Bds$ 5.00-8.00
Cappuccino (regular) 7.27 Bds$ 5.00-9.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.61 Bds$ 2.00-4.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.32 Bds$ 1.85-5.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.59 Bds$ 18.93-30.28
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.14 Bds$ 3.18-5.40
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.97 Bds$ 1.36-2.27
Eggs (regular) (12) 8.55 Bds$ 6.60-11.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.59 Bds$ 4.76-9.07
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 9.15 Bds$ 6.99-13.61
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.97 Bds$ 6.00-13.61
Apples (1 lb) 3.77 Bds$ 2.27-4.74
Banana (1 lb) 2.16 Bds$ 1.81-2.72
Oranges (1 lb) 4.59 Bds$ 2.72-5.44
Tomato (1 lb) 3.15 Bds$ 2.00-4.08
Potato (1 lb) 2.05 Bds$ 0.91-4.00
Onion (1 lb) 1.87 Bds$ 0.91-4.54
Lettuce (1 head) 4.47 Bds$ 3.45-6.95
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 5.49 Bds$ 2.75-10.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 34.99 Bds$ 25.00-35.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.91 Bds$ 2.10-3.65
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.38 Bds$ 5.00-7.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 12.00 Bds$ 12.00-13.50
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 Bds$ 2.00-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 Bds$ 60.00-104.35
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 13.50 Bds$ 10.00-20.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.96 Bds$ 4.02-12.87
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 55.00 Bds$ 40.00-60.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 11.20 Bds$ 7.57-13.63
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 62,500.00 Bds$ 50,000.00-80,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 73,000.00 Bds$ 60,000.00-80,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 249.69 Bds$ 160.00-350.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.65 Bds$ 0.40-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 89.44 Bds$ 70.00-120.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 159.17 Bds$ 120.00-210.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 32.00 Bds$ 15.00-45.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 Bds$ 16.00-25.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 467.50 Bds$ 300.00-650.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,700.00 Bds$ 3,000.00-9,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 129.09 Bds$ 60.00-180.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 88.89 Bds$ 65.00-130.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 201.82 Bds$ 100.00-350.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 260.00 Bds$ 180.00-350.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,035.71 Bds$ 700.00-1,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 868.75 Bds$ 600.00-1,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,800.00 Bds$ 1,200.00-2,400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,744.44 Bds$ 1,500.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,174.99 Bds$ 350.00-1,999.98
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 300.00 Bds$ 250.00-350.00
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,220.54 Bds$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.12 4.50-7.50

Prices in Barbados

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Last update: July 2017
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