Cost of Living Comparison

BND
COMPARED TO
EUR

Italy is 62.4% more expensive than Bandar Seri Begawan.

If you lived in Italy instead of Bandar Seri Begawan, you would:
local_dining

pay 2.7 times more for restaurants

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.77
$5.17
$16.28
€14.27
+332.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.65
$7.76
$9.39
€8.23
+66.2%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.84
$1.15
$2.48
€2.17
+195.5%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.65
$0.89
$1.24
€1.09
+92.5%
Average +171.6%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 27.3% more for groceries

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.51
$2.07
$1.86
€1.63
+23.5%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.14
$4.31
$7.41
€6.50
+136.3%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.88
$8.08
$4.98
€4.36
-15.4%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.22
$3.05
$3.33
€2.92
+49.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.96
$2.69
$4.42
€3.88
+125.6%
Apples (1 lb) $1.34
$1.84
$0.95
€0.83
-29.3%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.82
$1.12
$0.90
€0.79
+10.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.23
$1.69
$0.97
€0.85
-21.4%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.81
$1.11
$1.08
€0.95
+33.5%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.69
$0.95
$0.69
€0.60
-0.8%
Onions (1 lb) $0.84
$1.15
$0.74
€0.65
-12.1%
Average +27.3%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 2.2 times more for transportation

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $1.52
$2.08
$6.99
€6.13
+361.2%
Monthly public transit pass $20.71
$28.45
$43.01
€37.72
+107.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $21,843.81
$30,004.64
$26,336.31
€23,094.33
+20.6%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $27.49
$37.76
$20.00
€17.54
-27.2%
Average +115.5%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of transportation
home

pay 27.6% more for housing

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$122.17
$167.81
$34.75
€30.47
-71.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $742.92
$1,020.47
$639.56
€560.83
-13.9%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $602.59
$827.71
$490.87
€430.44
-18.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$45.91
$63.07
$144.46
€126.68
+214.6%
Average +27.6%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 56.5% more for childcare

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $227.58
$312.61
$498.43
€437.07
+119.0%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,715.48
$17,465.97
$11,939.46
€10,469.72
-6.1%
Average +56.5%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 8.3% more for entertainment and sports

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $8.28
$11.37
$5.00
€4.38
-39.6%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.55
$4.88
$1.68
€1.47
-52.8%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.27
$7.24
$6.74
€5.91
+27.9%
Monthly membership at local gym $47.09
$64.68
$54.45
€47.74
+15.6%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $5.27
$7.24
$10.03
€8.79
+90.2%
Average +8.3%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 30.1% more for clothing

  Bandar Seri Begawan help_outline Italy help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$77.19
$106.03
$87.77
€76.97
+13.7%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.16
$41.42
$37.94
€33.27
+25.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$97.82
$134.37
$97.30
€85.32
-0.5%
Men's business shoes (leather) $68.68
$94.34
$124.71
€109.36
+81.6%
Average +30.1%

Bandar Seri Begawan vs. Italy - Cost of clothing
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