Vanuatu is 15.1% cheaper than New Jersey.

If you lived in Vanuatu instead of New Jersey, you would:

pay 13.1% less for restaurants

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.71
 
$13.04
VUV1,397
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.73
 
$10.43
VUV1,117
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.08
 
$2.17
VUV232

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pay 20.0% more for groceries

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Bread
1 loaf
$2.95
 
$2.43
VUV261
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.67
 
$10.94
VUV1,172
Milk (1 gallon) $3.93
 
$7.44
VUV796

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pay 27.4% less for transportation

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.16
 
$5.24
VUV562
Monthly public transit pass $114.16
 
$52.15
VUV5,586
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,776.02
 
$13,492.36
VUV1,445,302

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pay 11.4% more for housing

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$68.31
 
$121.68
VUV13,034
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,824.65
 
$1,126.68
VUV120,689
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,353.63
 
$726.74
VUV77,848

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pay 63.2% less for childcare

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,408.13
 
$551.57
VUV59,084
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $17,310.00
 
$5,933.31
VUV635,576

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pay 18.4% less for entertainment and sports

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.80
 
$3.91
VUV419
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.14
 
$3.39
VUV363
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.24
 
$7.82
VUV838

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pay (unknown) more for clothing

 
New Jersey
Vanuatu
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$42.34
 
$47.80
VUV5,121
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.35
 
$34.76
VUV3,724
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$75.08
 
$104.29
VUV11,172

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