Barbados is 9.0% more expensive than France.

If you lived in Barbados instead of France, you would:

pay 17.2% less for restaurants

 
France
Barbados
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.43
€15.28
$17.50
$35.00
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.25
€8.99
$10.62
$21.25
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.89
€2.53
$1.60
$3.19

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pay 55.6% more for groceries

 
France
Barbados
Bread
1 loaf
$1.68
€1.48
$2.91
$5.83
Local cheese (8 oz) $8.34
€7.31
$9.73
$19.46
Milk (1 gallon) $4.51
€3.95
$12.70
$25.41

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pay 32.9% more for transportation

 
France
Barbados
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.71
€5.88
$7.19
$14.38
Monthly public transit pass $53.41
€46.84
$63.89
$127.78
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $25,734.55
€22,566.65
$40,625.00
$81,250.00

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pay 30.6% more for housing

 
France
Barbados
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$32.33
€28.35
$71.20
$142.40
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $756.00
€662.94
$860.91
$1,721.82
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $585.91
€513.78
$696.67
$1,393.33

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pay 76.5% less for childcare

 
France
Barbados
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $738.08
€647.22
$157.50
$315.00
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,146.23
€10,651.04
$3,125.00
$6,250.00

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pay 9.2% more for entertainment and sports

 
France
Barbados
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.39
€5.60
$2.88
$5.75
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.19
€2.79
$4.34
$8.69
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$11.70
€10.26
$9.25
$18.50

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pay 28.6% more for clothing

 
France
Barbados
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$89.63
€78.60
$82.88
$165.75
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.81
€36.66
$66.88
$133.75
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$96.79
€84.87
$159.38
$318.75

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