Cost of Living Comparison

XCD
COMPARED TO
USD

United States is 84.4% more expensive than Saint Kitts and Nevis.

If you lived in United States instead of Saint Kitts and Nevis, you would:
local_dining

pay 10.5% more for restaurants

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $11.10
EC$29.93
$14.02 +26.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.05
EC$24.40
$7.68 -15.1%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.70
EC$4.59
$1.89 +11.1%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.28
EC$3.44
$1.53 +19.7%
Average +10.5%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 49.2% more for groceries

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$3.50
EC$9.44
$2.69 -23.1%
Local cheese (8 oz) $1.11
EC$2.99
$5.53 +397.9%
Milk (1 gallon) $14.01
EC$37.76
$3.20 -77.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$0.99
EC$2.67
$2.34 +136.3%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.32
EC$6.26
$4.12 +77.4%
Apples (1 lb) ?? $2.11
Bananas (1 lb) $1.59
EC$4.28
$0.77 -51.8%
Oranges (1 lb) $3.00
EC$8.09
$1.93 -35.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.80
EC$4.84
$1.97 +9.7%
Potatoes (1 lb) $1.00
EC$2.70
$1.30 +29.5%
Onions (1 lb) $1.00
EC$2.70
$1.29 +28.7%
Average +49.2%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 71.7% less for transportation

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $9.25
EC$24.94
$2.62 -71.7%
Monthly public transit pass ?? $63.87
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $23,180.29
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $17.33
Average -71.7%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of transportation
home

pay 76.5% more for housing

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$57.44
EC$154.86
$67.35 +17.3%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $605.27
EC$1,631.91
$1,222.86 +102.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $370.02
EC$997.65
$1,029.07 +178.1%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$117.41
EC$316.55
$127.79 +8.8%
Average +76.5%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 6.4 times more for childcare

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $138.76
EC$374.12
$886.13 +538.6%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $15,193.33
Average +538.6%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 1.2% less for entertainment and sports

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.00
EC$10.78
$4.50 +12.5%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $6.66
EC$17.96
$4.17 -37.3%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $7.76
Monthly membership at local gym $83.25
EC$224.47
$39.15 -53.0%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $6.66
EC$17.96
$11.52 +73.0%
Average -1.2%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 11.3% less for clothing

  Saint Kitts and Nevis help_outline United States help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$37.00
EC$99.76
$43.40 +17.3%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$60.00
EC$161.77
$36.02 -40.0%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $75.12
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $95.18
Average -11.3%

Saint Kitts and Nevis vs. United States - Cost of clothing
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