Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
NZD

New Zealand is 1.6% more expensive than Guam.

If you lived in New Zealand instead of Guam, you would:
local_dining

pay 9.0% more for restaurants

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $12.25 $11.07
NZ$15.12
-9.6%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.12 $7.00
NZ$9.56
-13.8%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.50 $1.91
NZ$2.60
+26.6%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.19 $1.58
NZ$2.15
+32.8%
Average +9.0%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 21.4% less for groceries

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$3.57 $1.32
NZ$1.80
-63.1%
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.76 $3.10
NZ$4.24
-46.1%
Milk (1 gallon) $7.75 $5.79
NZ$7.91
-25.2%
Eggs
1 dozen
$3.43 $3.02
NZ$4.12
-12.0%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.88 $3.56
NZ$4.86
+23.8%
Apples (1 lb) $1.60 $1.03
NZ$1.40
-36.0%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.84 $0.79
NZ$1.08
-6.3%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.70 $1.07
NZ$1.45
-37.2%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.63 $1.34
NZ$1.83
-17.3%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.92 $0.87
NZ$1.18
-5.5%
Onions (1 lb) $0.84 $0.75
NZ$1.02
-10.6%
Average -21.4%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 4.1% less for transportation

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.32 $4.87
NZ$6.65
+12.9%
Monthly public transit pass $70.00 $87.20
NZ$119.04
+24.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $18,000.00 $19,083.71
NZ$26,051.25
+6.0%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $42.40 $17.00
NZ$23.20
-59.9%
Average -4.1%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of transportation
home

pay 49.9% less for housing

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$90.00 $50.14
NZ$68.45
-44.3%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,525.00 $766.68
NZ$1,046.60
-49.7%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,054.17 $607.06
NZ$828.69
-42.4%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$220.61 $81.49
NZ$111.24
-63.1%
Average -49.9%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 62.2% more for childcare

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $358.75 $596.39
NZ$814.13
+66.2%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $4,800.00 $7,586.99
NZ$10,357.04
+58.1%
Average +62.2%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 11.7% more for entertainment and sports

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.41 $5.16
NZ$7.04
+17.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.91 $2.71
NZ$3.69
-30.8%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.75 $17.41
NZ$23.76
+124.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $85.04 $33.77
NZ$46.10
-60.3%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $8.50 $9.19
NZ$12.54
+8.1%
Average +11.7%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 3.9% more for clothing

  Guam help_outline New Zealand help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$45.50 $63.03
NZ$86.04
+38.5%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.25 $34.17
NZ$46.65
-8.3%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$91.25 $83.82
NZ$114.42
-8.1%
Men's business shoes (leather) $98.75 $92.45
NZ$126.20
-6.4%
Average +3.9%

Guam vs. New Zealand - Cost of clothing
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