Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
ALL

British Virgin Islands is 6.4 times more expensive than Albania.

If you lived in Albania instead of British Virgin Islands, you would:
local_dining

pay 81.8% more for restaurants

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $5.05
ALL585
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $3.85
ALL446
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.13
ALL131
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.30 $0.55
ALL63
+81.8%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  British Virgin Islands Albania help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $0.60
ALL70
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $2.39
ALL276
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $3.98
ALL460
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $1.55
ALL179
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $2.05
ALL237
Apples (1 lb) ?? $0.41
ALL47
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.67
ALL78
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.47
ALL54
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.37
ALL43
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.26
ALL30
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.24
ALL28

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 91.1% less for transportation

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.50 $5.88
ALL681
+30.8%
Monthly public transit pass ?? $11.97
ALL1,385
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $19,380.41
ALL2,243,282
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $149.42 $11.83
ALL1,370
-92.1%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of transportation
home

pay 87.8% less for housing

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$100.00 $18.55
ALL2,147
-81.5%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,750.00 $213.89
ALL24,758
-87.8%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,400.00 $141.55
ALL16,384
-89.9%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$248.53 $51.70
ALL5,984
-79.2%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 84.4% less for childcare

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $850.00 $116.69
ALL13,507
-86.3%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $16,500.00 $2,592.19
ALL300,046
-84.3%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 64.6% less for entertainment and sports

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $1.45
ALL168
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.00 $1.26
ALL146
-74.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $2.73
ALL316
Monthly membership at local gym $80.00 $28.87
ALL3,341
-63.9%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $4.56
ALL527

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 45.9% less for clothing

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$90.00 $44.33
ALL5,131
-50.7%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $32.34
ALL3,743
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$130.00 $68.06
ALL7,879
-47.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $120.00 $71.48
ALL8,274
-40.4%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of clothing
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