NUMBEO

Cost of Living in Guyana

Cost of living in Guyana is 39.16% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Guyana is 84.14% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,000.00 GY$ 1,000.00-1,200.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 6,000.00 GY$ 4,000.00-11,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,200.00 GY$ 1,000.00-1,200.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 GY$ 225.00-300.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 450.00 GY$ 365.00-800.00
Cappuccino (regular) 600.00 GY$ 300.00-800.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 213.66 GY$ 160.00-240.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 129.36 GY$ 100.00-200.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1,564.64 GY$ 1,438.46-2,271.25
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 322.05 GY$ 235.87-544.31
Rice (white), (1 lb) 114.91 GY$ 72.57-136.08
Eggs (regular) (12) 502.00 GY$ 400.00-600.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 667.52 GY$ 226.80-907.19
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 299.37 GY$ 154.22-544.31
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 408.23 GY$ 136.08-680.39
Apples (1 lb) 476.27 GY$ 90.72-907.19
Banana (1 lb) 149.69 GY$ 117.93-181.44
Oranges (1 lb) 136.08 GY$ 90.72-136.08
Tomato (1 lb) 183.14 GY$ 117.93-272.16
Potato (1 lb) 88.45 GY$ 54.43-117.93
Onion (1 lb) 74.84 GY$ 54.43-90.72
Lettuce (1 head) 266.25 GY$ 120.00-400.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 280.00 GY$ 200.00-600.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4,000.00 GY$ 2,500.00-4,500.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 190.79 GY$ 131.58-300.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 393.00 GY$ 300.00-600.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 450.00 GY$ 300.00-600.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 100.00 GY$ 80.00-104.62
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 4,000.00 GY$ 2,400.00-4,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 350.00 GY$ 300.00-500.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 643.74 GY$ 482.80-804.67
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,200.00 GY$ 1,000.00-1,500.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 786.10 GY$ 734.37-870.64
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,600,000.00 GY$ 2,600,000.00-5,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,550,000.00 GY$ 2,200,000.00-4,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 13,787.33 GY$ 10,000.00-17,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 30.00 GY$ 30.00-30.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 13,433.33 GY$ 9,600.00-20,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 5,533.33 GY$ 5,000.00-6,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,500.00 GY$ 1,000.00-2,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,250.00 GY$ 1,100.00-1,500.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 8,583.33 GY$ 8,000.00-10,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 165,000.00 GY$ 140,000.00-192,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,333.33 GY$ 5,000.00-10,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 7,200.00 GY$ 3,000.00-12,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 15,000.00 GY$ 12,000.00-18,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,833.33 GY$ 10,000.00-14,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 39,285.71 GY$ 30,000.00-50,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 22,000.00 GY$ 18,000.00-35,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 86,666.67 GY$ 60,000.00-130,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 45,000.00 GY$ 40,000.00-60,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 97,529.24 GY$
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 58,044.79 GY$ 53,999.55-62,090.03
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 69,875.00 GY$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.75 6.80-11.00

Prices in Guyana

These data are based on 365 entries in the past 18 months from 35 different contributors.
Last update: September 2018
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References: Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:
URL:
Description:
More about Guyana: Cost of Living | Crime | Climate | Food Prices | Gas Prices | Health Care | Pollution | Property Prices | Quality of Life | Taxi Fare | Traffic

Cost of Living in this country for some cities: Georgetown

We would like to gather more data for: Bartica, Biloku, Blairmont, Buxton, Guyana, Corriverton, Enmore, Enterprise, Fort Wellington, Good Hope, Helena, Hyde Park, ... Update information for Guyana!