Cost of Living in Barbados

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 Bds$ 22.00-48.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 160.00 Bds$ 100.00-250.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 20.00 Bds$ 15.50-25.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 Bds$ 2.50-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 9.00 Bds$ 5.00-12.00
Cappuccino (regular) 8.34 Bds$ 5.00-12.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.15 Bds$ 2.50-4.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.68 Bds$ 2.00-4.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.44 Bds$ 22.52-30.28
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.39 Bds$ 3.63-7.26
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.24 Bds$ 2.04-4.54
Eggs (regular) (12) 9.33 Bds$ 6.00-14.40
Local Cheese (1 lb) 17.42 Bds$ 3.63-29.94
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.12 Bds$ 5.90-13.61
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 13.91 Bds$ 8.16-15.88
Apples (1 lb) 3.78 Bds$ 1.28-6.00
Banana (1 lb) 2.58 Bds$ 1.13-3.63
Oranges (1 lb) 3.62 Bds$ 1.28-4.54
Tomato (1 lb) 4.37 Bds$ 1.06-5.56
Potato (1 lb) 3.10 Bds$ 0.90-4.54
Onion (1 lb) 3.93 Bds$ 1.59-6.80
Lettuce (1 head) 6.05 Bds$ 2.50-10.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.44 Bds$ 3.00-6.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 Bds$ 22.00-60.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.54 Bds$ 3.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.31 Bds$ 5.00-12.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 20.00 Bds$ 15.85-22.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.50 Bds$ 3.00-3.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 150.00 Bds$ 125.00-170.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 20.00 Bds$ 18.00-25.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 Bds$ 6.04-8.05
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 80.00 Bds$ 50.00-100.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 14.13 Bds$ 12.53-15.14
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,000.00 Bds$ 70,000.00-100,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 83,888.33 Bds$ 80,000.00-90,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 248.94 Bds$ 159.38-500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.70 Bds$ 0.50-2.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 128.19 Bds$ 100.00-250.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 168.68 Bds$ 100.00-240.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.75 Bds$ 20.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 Bds$ 15.00-25.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 360.00 Bds$ 300.00-450.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,333.33 Bds$ 6,000.00-7,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 153.56 Bds$ 100.00-230.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 133.75 Bds$ 95.00-150.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 307.14 Bds$ 175.00-400.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 250.00 Bds$ 150.00-300.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,462.94 Bds$ 800.00-2,618.18
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 870.83 Bds$ 600.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,737.50 Bds$ 1,800.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,887.50 Bds$ 1,200.00-4,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 573.62 Bds$ 317.00-799.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 515.16 Bds$ 380.00-650.32
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,875.00 Bds$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.75 4.00-7.00

Prices in Barbados

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