Iceland is 24.5% more expensive than Alabama.

If you lived in Iceland instead of Alabama, you would:

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pay 23.1% more for restaurants

 
Alabama
Iceland
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.44
 
$19.51
ISK2,720
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.52
 
$16.45
ISK2,293
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.13
 
$2.70
ISK377

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pay 6.9% more for groceries

 
Alabama
Iceland
Bread
1 loaf
$3.43
 
$3.16
ISK440
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.90
 
$6.72
ISK936
Milk (1 gallon) $3.99
 
$6.27
ISK874

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pay 79.8% more for transportation

 
Alabama
Iceland
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.04
 
$8.42
ISK1,174
Monthly public transit pass $41.67
 
$68.29
ISK9,520
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $31,381.92
 
$39,714.69
ISK5,536,228

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pay 12.5% more for housing

 
Alabama
Iceland
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$63.19
 
$74.47
ISK10,382
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,140.21
 
$1,518.94
ISK211,740
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $858.86
 
$1,325.48
ISK184,772

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pay 70.3% less for childcare

 
Alabama
Iceland
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,051.36
 
$254.97
ISK35,542
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $17,122.65
 
$5,993.83
ISK835,539

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pay 46.6% more for entertainment and sports

 
Alabama
Iceland
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.97
 
$9.37
ISK1,307
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.14
 
$4.61
ISK643
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.85
 
$11.22
ISK1,564

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pay 72.7% more for clothing

 
Alabama
Iceland
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$47.54
 
$108.23
ISK15,088
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$40.74
 
$59.73
ISK8,327
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$80.84
 
$146.94
ISK20,484

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