Cost of Living in Jamaica

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4.60 € 2.76-7.42
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 42.93 € 30.66-91.99
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.52 € 4.60-6.13
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.84 € 0.95-4.75
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.45 € 1.84-4.75
Cappuccino (regular) 2.59 € 0.74-5.21
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.90 € 0.61-1.90
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.70 € 0.49-1.23
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.68 € 6.96-15.09
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.15 € 1.53-2.61
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.36 € 0.15-0.74
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.43 € 1.10-3.07
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.08 € 1.53-11.04
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.96 € 0.70-3.88
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.67 € 1.11-4.45
Apples (1 lb) 1.74 € 0.56-6.13
Banana (1 lb) 1.12 € 0.33-2.45
Oranges (1 lb) 1.04 € 0.42-2.23
Tomato (1 lb) 0.86 € 0.42-1.95
Potato (1 lb) 1.00 € 0.45-2.45
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 € 0.47-2.11
Lettuce (1 head) 1.64 € 0.92-3.07
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.89 € 0.55-1.53
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.20 € 6.13-24.53
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 € 1.23-2.76
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.40 € 1.17-3.37
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.59 € 4.42-9.20
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.74 € 0.61-1.23
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.66 € 13.33-53.33
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.53 € 0.86-3.07
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.93 € 1.48-4.93
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8.59 € 6.13-9.81
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.06 € 3.13-4.64
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,664.25 € 23,304.83-39,863.52
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,217.98 € 26,622.32-32,728.93
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 72.33 € 42.93-153.32
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 € 0.03-0.06
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 36.63 € 30.66-58.26
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35.67 € 24.53-52.13
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.81 € 5.52-18.40
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.74 € 6.13-10.46
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 188.07 € 91.99-306.64
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,192.07 € 367.97-2,453.14
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 26.62 € 12.27-46.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 19.19 € 11.35-39.86
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 50.10 € 30.66-73.59
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 56.82 € 24.53-110.39
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 469.73 € 183.99-2,261.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 283.28 € 122.66-1,967.20
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 940.59 € 367.97-3,327.79
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 652.04 € 245.31-3,327.79
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 363.12 € 127.83-787.89
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 355.51 € 56.98-667.69
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 497.66 €
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.08 5.00-12.00

Prices in Jamaica

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Last update: May 2022
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