Cost of Living Comparison

SHP
COMPARED TO
KRW
If you lived in South Korea instead of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $6.44
₩7,318
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $5.68
₩6,449
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.43
₩1,621
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.76
₩869

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $2.48
₩2,820
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $7.96
₩9,049
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $8.05
₩9,149
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $2.68
₩3,048
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $4.72
₩5,360
Apples (1 lb) ?? $4.20
₩4,775
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $1.92
₩2,184
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $1.90
₩2,164
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $2.90
₩3,295
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $1.59
₩1,808
Onions (1 lb) ?? $1.15
₩1,309

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $5.13
₩5,830
Monthly public transit pass ?? $51.90
₩58,965
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $30,823.59
₩35,017,756
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $10.77
₩12,240

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $28.33
₩32,184
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $504.61
₩573,274
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $351.08
₩398,855
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $100.37
₩114,032

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $408.65
₩464,254
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $22,217.48
₩25,240,614

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $3.14
₩3,570
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $3.77
₩4,285
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $4.31
₩4,897
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $50.77
₩57,682
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $9.85
₩11,193

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha South Korea help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $59.21
₩67,265
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $44.15
₩50,157
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $78.59
₩89,284
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $119.54
₩135,800

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. South Korea - Cost of clothing
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