Cost of Living in Iceland

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,500.00 kr 1,500.00-4,500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 13,000.00 kr 9,762.28-22,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,800.00 kr 1,500.00-2,421.20
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,200.00 kr 605.30-1,500.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,000.00 kr 800.00-1,500.00
Cappuccino (regular) 574.76 kr 390.00-900.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 344.11 kr 200.00-516.24
Water (12 oz small bottle) 265.74 kr 200.00-350.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 653.98 kr 567.81-916.52
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 385.79 kr 249.48-800.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 161.34 kr 90.72-262.18
Eggs (regular) (12) 692.96 kr 500.00-840.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 730.17 kr 476.27-2,041.17
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 911.40 kr 589.67-1,133.98
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,529.09 kr 907.19-2,041.17
Apples (1 lb) 140.90 kr 90.72-226.80
Banana (1 lb) 140.82 kr 90.72-181.59
Oranges (1 lb) 138.04 kr 113.40-272.16
Tomato (1 lb) 262.23 kr 158.76-362.87
Potato (1 lb) 144.95 kr 81.65-180.98
Onion (1 lb) 94.26 kr 44.45-167.38
Lettuce (1 head) 299.13 kr 170.00-400.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 242.12 kr 150.00-358.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 2,500.00 kr 1,800.00-5,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 399.41 kr 289.00-600.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 390.58 kr 300.00-500.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,464.50 kr 1,399.00-1,800.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 480.00 kr 450.00-490.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 12,800.00 kr 7,500.00-13,100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 695.00 kr 690.00-1,100.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 494.87 kr 389.46-643.74
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,920.00 kr 7,920.00-8,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 850.76 kr 757.08-934.06
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,790,000.00 kr 3,590,000.00-4,250,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 4,272,400.00 kr 4,000,000.00-4,790,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 14,756.35 kr 6,538.46-25,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 20.85 kr 10.00-27.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 8,862.31 kr 6,000.00-14,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 7,754.11 kr 6,000.00-13,810.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 4,416.67 kr 3,000.00-6,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,645.00 kr 1,400.00-2,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 35,079.33 kr 26,000.00-48,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 679,500.00 kr 300,000.00-1,200,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 15,215.26 kr 10,000.00-20,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 7,373.40 kr 3,500.00-12,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 19,727.12 kr 12,000.00-25,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 23,777.97 kr 15,000.00-35,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 178,555.56 kr 130,000.00-250,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 153,452.55 kr 100,000.00-200,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 272,111.11 kr 200,000.00-400,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 239,538.46 kr 200,000.00-320,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 52,611.17 kr 37,160.91-74,321.81
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 40,257.86 kr 30,657.75-55,741.36
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 398,716.00 kr
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.38 3.50-7.00

Prices in Iceland

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