Reykjavik is 2.7 times more expensive than Manila.

If you lived in Reykjavik instead of Manila, you would:

pay 3.8 times more for restaurants

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.59
₱257.05
$18.40
kr2,541
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$3.67
₱205.64
$15.62
kr2,158
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.03
₱57.60
$2.53
kr350

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pay 93.4% more for groceries

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Bread
1 loaf
$1.32
₱74.23
$3.40
kr470
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.43
₱191.98
$7.20
kr994
Milk (1 gallon) $6.66
₱373.34
$5.90
kr814

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pay 4.8 times more for transportation

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.45
₱305.48
$8.90
kr1,229
Monthly public transit pass $12.48
₱699.19
$65.56
kr9,054
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,857.59
₱1,336,681.11
$37,150.35
kr5,130,463

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pay 2.5 times more for housing

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$38.58
₱2,161.42
$64.04
kr8,844
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $559.30
₱31,336.35
$1,613.16
kr222,777
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $299.03
₱16,753.88
$1,379.70
kr190,537

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pay 40.1% less for childcare

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $388.89
₱21,788.39
$282.44
kr39,004
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,846.39
₱719,751.37
$6,058.18
kr836,634

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pay 3.2 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.43
₱80.20
$9.47
kr1,308
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.13
₱175.26
$4.53
kr625
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.75
₱154.23
$11.66
kr1,610

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pay 2.2 times more for clothing

 
Manila
Reykjavik
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$38.44
₱2,153.54
$108.17
kr14,938
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$30.87
₱1,729.82
$43.41
kr5,996
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$74.18
₱4,156.16
$137.74
kr19,022

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