Cost of Living Comparison

KYD
COMPARED TO
THB

Cayman Islands is 25.2% more expensive than Thailand.

If you lived in Thailand instead of Cayman Islands, you would:
local_dining

pay 72.6% less for restaurants

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.99
$14.76
$2.06
฿70.02
-88.5%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.20
$8.37
$5.99
฿203.34
-41.2%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.94
$2.41
$0.59
฿20.16
-79.8%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.69
$1.39
$0.34
฿11.45
-80.0%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 70.0% less for groceries

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$5.00
$4.10
$1.22
฿41.41
-75.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.07
$3.34
$10.06
฿341.07
+146.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $8.59
$7.05
$6.49
฿220.14
-24.4%
Eggs
1 dozen
$7.20
$5.90
$1.54
฿52.26
-78.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $10.16
$8.33
$1.07
฿36.43
-89.4%
Apples (1 lb) $4.79
$3.93
$1.03
฿34.81
-78.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $3.92
$3.22
$0.49
฿16.58
-87.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $5.12
$4.20
$0.83
฿28.29
-83.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $4.50
$3.69
$0.57
฿19.20
-87.4%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.72
$0.59
$0.63
฿21.37
-12.5%
Onions (1 lb) $1.20
$0.98
$0.45
฿15.15
-62.8%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 17.5% more for transportation

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.39
$4.42
$3.52
฿119.28
-34.7%
Monthly public transit pass $64.78
$53.14
$15.77
฿534.89
-75.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $30,888.45
$25,341.38
$36,391.78
฿1,234,409.09
+17.8%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $22.72
$18.64
$4.39
฿148.99
-80.7%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of transportation
home

pay 85.9% less for housing

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$135.55
$111.21
$21.84
฿740.97
-83.9%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,952.60
$1,601.95
$300.36
฿10,188.36
-84.6%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,611.90
$1,322.43
$191.96
฿6,511.21
-88.1%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$277.70
$227.83
$47.87
฿1,623.76
-82.8%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 61.4% less for childcare

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,307.84
$1,072.98
$197.10
฿6,685.72
-84.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $20,172.70
$16,550.01
$8,084.23
฿274,217.23
-59.9%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 43.4% less for entertainment and sports

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $7.20
$5.90
$2.28
฿77.40
-68.3%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.90
$4.02
$1.79
฿60.67
-63.5%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$10.80
$8.86
$3.80
฿128.86
-64.8%
Monthly membership at local gym $65.12
$53.42
$45.02
฿1,526.93
-30.9%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $15.59
$12.79
$5.75
฿194.97
-63.1%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 43.2% less for clothing

  Cayman Islands help_outline Thailand help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$49.98
$41.01
$53.68
฿1,820.85
+7.4%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.98
$34.44
$24.94
฿845.90
-40.6%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$143.95
$118.10
$86.73
฿2,941.90
-39.7%
Men's business shoes (leather) $178.43
$146.39
$69.92
฿2,371.75
-60.8%

Cayman Islands vs. Thailand - Cost of clothing
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