British Virgin Islands is 7.7% more expensive than French Polynesia.

If you lived in British Virgin Islands instead of French Polynesia, you would:

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pay 1.3% less for restaurants

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.01
CFPF1,671
$24.49
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$11.71
CFPF1,304
$13.25
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $3.17
CFPF353
$1.97
 

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pay 44.7% more for groceries

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Bread
1 loaf
$1.69
CFPF188
$4.96
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.06
CFPF563
$7.75
 
Milk (1 gallon) $5.95
CFPF663
$9.43
 

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pay 13.1% less for transportation

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.34
CFPF594
$4.64
 
Monthly public transit pass ?? ??
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $19,965.96
CFPF2,222,514
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pay 29.0% more for housing

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$99.72
CFPF11,100
$120.00
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,103.62
CFPF122,850
$1,458.33
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $955.69
CFPF106,382
$1,183.33
 

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pay 1.8% less for childcare

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $453.77
CFPF50,512
$375.00
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,075.44
CFPF1,010,234
$10,320.00
 

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pay 17.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.36
CFPF485
$3.75
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.87
CFPF431
$6.04
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.67
CFPF1,076
$5.00
 

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pay 20.9% less for clothing

 
French Polynesia
British Virgin Islands
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$119.76
CFPF13,331
$47.50
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$88.92
CFPF9,898
$55.00
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$140.63
CFPF15,654
$155.00
 

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