Cost of Living Comparison

ISK
COMPARED TO
KYD

Cayman Islands is 80.5% more expensive than Iceland.

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

pay 7.9% more for restaurants

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.02
kr1,681
$17.99
$14.76
+12.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$12.24
kr1,285
$10.20
$8.37
-16.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.13
kr223
$2.94
$2.41
+38.2%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.73
kr181
$1.69
$1.39
-2.2%
Average +7.9%

Iceland vs. Cayman Islands - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 2.4 times more for groceries

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$2.69
kr283
$5.00
$4.10
+85.7%
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.92
kr727
$4.07
$3.34
-41.1%
Milk (1 gallon) $4.55
kr478
$8.59
$7.05
+88.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$4.85
kr509
$7.20
$5.90
+48.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $7.38
kr775
$10.16
$8.33
+37.6%
Apples (1 lb) $1.03
kr108
$4.79
$3.93
+367.0%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.95
kr100
$3.92
$3.22
+310.7%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.02
kr107
$5.12
$4.20
+402.8%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.79
kr188
$4.50
$3.69
+151.1%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.97
kr102
$0.72
$0.59
-26.0%
Onions (1 lb) $0.75
kr78
$1.20
$0.98
+60.8%
Average +135.1%

Iceland vs. Cayman Islands - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 7.0% more for transportation

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.31
kr662
$5.39
$4.42
-14.6%
Monthly public transit pass $48.62
kr5,102
$64.78
$53.14
+33.2%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,290.40
kr2,864,127
$30,888.45
$25,341.38
+13.2%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $23.62
kr2,479
$22.72
$18.64
-3.8%
Average +7.0%

Iceland vs. Cayman Islands - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.4 times more for housing

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$62.02
kr6,508
$135.55
$111.21
+118.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,337.39
kr140,359
$1,952.60
$1,601.95
+46.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,140.16
kr119,660
$1,611.90
$1,322.43
+41.4%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$61.01
kr6,403
$277.70
$227.83
+355.2%
Average +140.3%

Iceland vs. Cayman Islands - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 3.9 times more for childcare

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $265.14
kr27,827
$1,307.84
$1,072.98
+393.3%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,007.90
kr735,480
$20,172.70
$16,550.01
+187.9%
Average +290.6%

Iceland vs. Cayman Islands - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 8.1% more for entertainment and sports

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $8.49
kr891
$7.20
$5.90
-15.2%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.12
kr432
$4.90
$4.02
+18.9%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$10.86
kr1,139
$10.80
$8.86
-0.5%
Monthly membership at local gym $59.57
kr6,251
$65.12
$53.42
+9.3%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $12.20
kr1,280
$15.59
$12.79
+27.8%
Average +8.1%

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

pay 25.2% less for clothing

  Iceland help_outline Cayman Islands help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$112.60
kr11,817
$49.98
$41.01
-55.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$63.99
kr6,716
$41.98
$34.44
-34.4%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$154.19
kr16,182
$143.95
$118.10
-6.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $186.69
kr19,593
$178.43
$146.39
-4.4%
Average -25.2%

Iceland vs. Cayman Islands - Cost of clothing
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