Cost of Living Comparison

KWD
COMPARED TO
GTQ

Kuwait is 30% more expensive than Guatemala.

In Guatemala compared to Kuwait, you:

pay 16.9% less for restaurants

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.32
(د.ك.‏ 1.915)
$4.80
(Q35.13)
-24.0%
Fast food combo meal
(McDonalds, or similar)
$7.17
(د.ك.‏ 2.173)
$5.53
(Q40.44)
-22.9%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.53
(د.ك.‏ 0.161)
$1.06
(Q7.75)
+98.9%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.44
(د.ك.‏ 0.132)
$0.63
(Q4.60)
+44.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of restaurants

pay 1.5% less for groceries

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Bread
(1 loaf)
$1.09
(د.ك.‏ 0.33)
$1.88
(Q13.74)
+72.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.45
(د.ك.‏ 1.046)
$2.67
(Q19.51)
-22.7%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.15
(د.ك.‏ 1.562)
$5.42
(Q39.65)
+5.2%
Eggs
(1 dozen)
$1.83
(د.ك.‏ 0.556)
$1.62
(Q11.89)
-11.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.50
(د.ك.‏ 0.759)
$2.80
(Q20.45)
+11.6%
Apples (1 lb) $1.00
(د.ك.‏ 0.302)
$1.06
(Q7.77)
+6.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.78
(د.ك.‏ 0.238)
$0.38
(Q2.79)
-51.3%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.91
(د.ك.‏ 0.275)
$0.90
(Q6.62)
-0.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.89
(د.ك.‏ 0.271)
$0.62
(Q4.50)
-31.2%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.50
(د.ك.‏ 0.153)
$0.60
(Q4.36)
+18.1%
Onions (1 lb) $0.53
(د.ك.‏ 0.159)
$0.66
(Q4.81)
+25.2%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of groceries

pay 14.3% less for transportation

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $1.17
(د.ك.‏ 0.353)
$3.22
(Q23.53)
+175.9%
Monthly public transit pass $56.27
(د.ك.‏ 17.054)
$12.04
(Q88.06)
-78.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $17,902.89
(د.ك.‏ 5,426.403)
$15,381.85
(Q112,525.88)
-14.1%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $26.56
(د.ك.‏ 8.051)
$10.48
(Q76.65)
-60.6%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of transportation

pay 59% less for housing

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Internet connection
(50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl)
$31.83
(د.ك.‏ 9.648)
$59.68
(Q436.57)
+87.5%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $977.76
(د.ك.‏ 296.362)
$368.79
(Q2,697.87)
-62.3%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $714.80
(د.ك.‏ 216.656)
$255.77
(Q1,871.11)
-64.2%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
(including electric, gas, water, heating)
$32.52
(د.ك.‏ 9.856)
$36.26
(Q265.25)
+11.5%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of housing

pay 59.5% less for childcare

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $291.54
(د.ك.‏ 88.365)
$265.50
(Q1,942.29)
-8.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,607.73
(د.ك.‏ 2,305.917)
$2,934.69
(Q21,468.71)
-61.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of childcare

pay 62.6% less for entertainment and sports

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.90
(د.ك.‏ 0.575)
$2.01
(Q14.68)
+5.8%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.18
(د.ك.‏ 1.57)
$2.30
(Q16.80)
-55.7%
Pack of cigarettes
(Marlboro or similar)
$2.58
(د.ك.‏ 0.782)
$2.94
(Q21.53)
+14.0%
Monthly membership at local gym $117.28
(د.ك.‏ 35.549)
$38.44
(Q281.18)
-67.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $11.43
(د.ك.‏ 3.466)
$6.02
(Q44.03)
-47.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of entertainment and sports

pay 1.8% less for clothing

Cost Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Regular jeans
(Levi's brand)
$48.17
(د.ك.‏ 14.601)
$46.73
(Q341.89)
-3.0%
Regular dress
(from H&M or similar store)
$45.11
(د.ك.‏ 13.672)
$37.09
(Q271.37)
-17.8%
Running shoes
(Nike or Adidas)
$88.53
(د.ك.‏ 26.832)
$92.07
(Q673.52)
+4.0%
Men's business shoes (leather) $81.36
(د.ك.‏ 24.66)
$82.48
(Q603.40)
+1.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of clothing

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