Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
ALL

Albania is 43.5% cheaper than British Virgin Islands.

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

pay 55.3% more for restaurants

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $3.89
ALL450
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $4.12
ALL477
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.95
ALL110
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.30 $0.47
ALL54
+55.3%
Average +55.3%

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
?? $0.54
ALL63
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $2.42
ALL280
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $3.63
ALL420
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $1.52
ALL176
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $2.01
ALL233
Apples (1 lb) ?? $0.39
ALL45
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.55
ALL64
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.45
ALL52
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.39
ALL45
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.27
ALL31
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.25
ALL28

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 27.0% less for transportation

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.32 $5.62
ALL650
+30.1%
Monthly public transit pass ?? $11.62
ALL1,345
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,000.00 $16,332.21
ALL1,890,453
-29.0%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $90.00 $16.02
ALL1,854
-82.2%
Average -27.0%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of transportation
home

pay 85.3% less for housing

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$105.67 $16.67
ALL1,930
-84.2%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,833.33 $201.70
ALL23,346
-89.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,433.33 $136.14
ALL15,758
-90.5%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$216.67 $48.97
ALL5,668
-77.4%
Average -85.3%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 87.1% less for childcare

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $850.00 $107.41
ALL12,433
-87.4%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $18,000.00 $2,371.19
ALL274,466
-86.8%
Average -87.1%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 71.8% less for entertainment and sports

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $1.35
ALL156
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.00 $1.04
ALL120
-79.2%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $2.26
ALL261
Monthly membership at local gym $140.00 $26.39
ALL3,054
-81.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $10.00 $4.51
ALL522
-54.9%
Average -71.8%

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

pay 45.3% less for clothing

  British Virgin Islands help_outline Albania help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$85.00 $37.83
ALL4,379
-55.5%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $26.65
ALL3,085
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$110.00 $69.68
ALL8,065
-36.7%
Men's business shoes (leather) $140.00 $78.90
ALL9,133
-43.6%
Average -45.3%

British Virgin Islands vs. Albania - Cost of clothing
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