Cost of Living in Belize

Summary of cost of living in Belize:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.69 BZ$ 6.04-27.12
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 59.96 BZ$ 40.27-140.94
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 14.99 BZ$ 12.08-16.11
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.03 BZ$ 3.99-7.98
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 BZ$ 5.93-9.06
Cappuccino (regular) 6.53 BZ$ 3.99-16.11
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.46 BZ$ 1.50-4.03
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 BZ$ 1.01-4.03
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 21.58 BZ$ 9.53-38.15
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.39 BZ$ 1.59-4.57
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.05 BZ$ 0.91-4.03
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.67 BZ$ 3.02-8.05
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.69 BZ$ 4.08-27.18
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.03 BZ$ 3.52-10.07
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.60 BZ$ 3.65-9.97
Apples (1 lb) 5.81 BZ$ 2.00-9.13
Banana (1 lb) 1.07 BZ$ 0.91-2.01
Oranges (1 lb) 1.28 BZ$ 0.46-2.00
Tomato (1 lb) 2.64 BZ$ 1.00-4.57
Potato (1 lb) 2.24 BZ$ 1.37-3.52
Onion (1 lb) 2.23 BZ$ 1.37-3.00
Lettuce (1 head) 4.39 BZ$ 2.01-6.98
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.31 BZ$ 1.50-4.03
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 29.98 BZ$ 20.13-64.80
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.10 BZ$ 2.52-7.19
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.47 BZ$ 4.00-9.06
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.05 BZ$ 6.04-15.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.52 BZ$ 2.00-4.51
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 49.97 BZ$ 40.27-55.65
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.02 BZ$ 6.99-8.05
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 11.25 BZ$ 8.04-16.10
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.01 BZ$ 20.13-30.19
Gasoline (1 gallon) 13.57 BZ$ 8.49-22.86
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 55,138.10 BZ$
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 87,784.86 BZ$
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 173.51 BZ$ 85.02-350.02
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 99.96 BZ$ 99.95-100.67
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 117.51 BZ$ 76.87-177.18
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 70.88 BZ$ 49.97-100.67
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.67 BZ$ 0.00-13.35
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 16.95 BZ$ 15.06-30.20
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 599.61 BZ$
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child ?
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 69.30 BZ$ 24.96-84.94
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 56.28 BZ$ 24.92-99.94
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 166.31 BZ$ 100.02-201.34
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 179.01 BZ$ 79.95-302.01
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 818.98 BZ$ 399.46-1,610.69
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 501.79 BZ$ 299.81-906.02
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,680.82 BZ$ 948.39-3,020.05
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,016.18 BZ$ 698.81-2,013.37
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 194.87 BZ$ 37.41-352.34
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 233.55 BZ$ 215.43-251.67
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,089.86 BZ$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 12.50 10.00-15.00

Prices in Belize

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Last update: March 2024
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