Cost of Living Comparison

KWD
COMPARED TO
GTQ

Kuwait is 42.8% more expensive than Guatemala.

If you lived in Guatemala instead of Kuwait, you would:
local_dining

pay 16.9% less for restaurants

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.32
KWD1.920
$4.80
Q35.13
-24.0%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.17
KWD2.170
$5.53
Q40.44
-22.9%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.53
KWD0.160
$1.06
Q7.75
+98.9%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.44
KWD0.130
$0.63
Q4.60
+44.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 1.5% less for groceries

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.09
KWD0.330
$1.88
Q13.74
+72.6%
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.45
KWD1.050
$2.67
Q19.51
-22.7%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.15
KWD1.560
$5.42
Q39.65
+5.2%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.83
KWD0.560
$1.62
Q11.89
-11.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.50
KWD0.760
$2.80
Q20.45
+11.6%
Apples (1 lb) $1.00
KWD0.300
$1.06
Q7.77
+6.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.78
KWD0.240
$0.38
Q2.79
-51.3%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.91
KWD0.280
$0.90
Q6.62
-0.3%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.89
KWD0.270
$0.62
Q4.50
-31.2%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.50
KWD0.150
$0.60
Q4.36
+18.1%
Onions (1 lb) $0.53
KWD0.160
$0.66
Q4.81
+25.2%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 14.3% less for transportation

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $1.17
KWD0.350
$3.22
Q23.53
+175.9%
Monthly public transit pass $56.27
KWD17.050
$12.04
Q88.06
-78.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $17,902.89
KWD5,426.400
$15,381.85
Q112,525.88
-14.1%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $26.56
KWD8.050
$10.48
Q76.65
-60.6%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of transportation
home

pay 59.0% less for housing

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$31.83
KWD9.650
$59.68
Q436.57
+87.5%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $977.76
KWD296.360
$368.79
Q2,697.87
-62.3%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $714.80
KWD216.660
$255.77
Q1,871.11
-64.2%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$32.52
KWD9.860
$36.26
Q265.25
+11.5%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 59.5% less for childcare

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $291.54
KWD88.370
$265.50
Q1,942.29
-8.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,607.73
KWD2,305.920
$2,934.69
Q21,468.71
-61.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 62.6% less for entertainment and sports

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.90
KWD0.570
$2.01
Q14.68
+5.8%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $5.18
KWD1.570
$2.30
Q16.80
-55.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.58
KWD0.780
$2.94
Q21.53
+14.0%
Monthly membership at local gym $117.28
KWD35.550
$38.44
Q281.18
-67.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $11.43
KWD3.470
$6.02
Q44.03
-47.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 1.8% less for clothing

  Kuwait help_outline Guatemala help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$48.17
KWD14.600
$46.73
Q341.89
-3.0%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$45.11
KWD13.670
$37.09
Q271.37
-17.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$88.53
KWD26.830
$92.07
Q673.52
+4.0%
Men's business shoes (leather) $81.36
KWD24.660
$82.48
Q603.40
+1.4%

Kuwait vs. Guatemala - Cost of clothing
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Page last updated: December 2018
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