Cost of Living Comparison

XCD
COMPARED TO
MGA

Madagascar is 5.9% more expensive than Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

If you lived in Madagascar instead of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, you would:
local_dining

pay 55.2% less for restaurants

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.55
EC$14.96
$1.67
Ar5,319
-69.9%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$6.66
EC$17.96
$4.88
Ar15,548
-26.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.85
EC$4.99
$0.57
Ar1,821
-69.1%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.38
Ar1,216
Average -55.2%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 63.1% less for groceries

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.75
EC$4.72
$0.63
Ar1,991
-64.3%
Local cheese (8 oz) $10.20
EC$27.49
$3.92
Ar12,479
-61.6%
Milk (1 gallon) $6.30
EC$16.99
$3.07
Ar9,788
-51.2%
Eggs
1 dozen
$3.32
EC$8.95
$1.54
Ar4,910
-53.5%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.57
EC$6.94
$2.10
Ar6,681
-18.5%
Apples (1 lb) $2.01
EC$5.43
$0.61
Ar1,949
-69.6%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.67
EC$1.81
$0.22
Ar696
-67.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $5.04
EC$13.58
$0.41
Ar1,299
-91.9%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $1.85
EC$4.99
$0.31
Ar974
-83.5%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.84
EC$2.26
$0.23
Ar742
-72.2%
Onions (1 lb) $0.84
EC$2.26
$0.34
Ar1,067
-60.1%
Average -63.1%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 76.8% less for transportation

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $13.58
EC$36.61
$4.13
Ar13,165
-69.6%
Monthly public transit pass $37.00
EC$99.76
$5.87
Ar18,697
-84.1%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $26,013.34
Ar82,852,480
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $11.56
Ar36,823
Average -76.8%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.3% less for housing

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$43.48
EC$117.22
$73.22
Ar233,214
+68.4%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $336.10
EC$906.19
$317.94
Ar1,012,641
-5.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $210.91
EC$568.66
$93.13
Ar296,632
-55.8%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$41.50
EC$111.89
$34.71
Ar110,550
-16.4%
Average -2.3%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 3.3 times more for childcare

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $123.34
EC$332.55
$543.82
Ar1,732,060
+340.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,933.36
EC$5,212.70
$4,149.29
Ar13,215,482
+114.6%
Average +227.8%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 18.2% more for entertainment and sports

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $0.77
Ar2,455
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $1.17
Ar3,741
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$4.44
EC$11.97
$3.85
Ar12,274
-13.2%
Monthly membership at local gym $33.30
EC$89.79
$55.24
Ar175,934
+65.9%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $5.55
EC$14.96
$5.65
Ar18,003
+1.8%
Average +18.2%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 7.0% less for clothing

  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines help_outline Madagascar help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$62.90
EC$169.60
$56.52
Ar180,025
-10.1%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.00
EC$99.76
$20.55
Ar65,464
-44.5%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.70
EC$209.51
$132.31
Ar421,422
+70.3%
Men's business shoes (leather) $91.21
EC$245.92
$51.38
Ar163,659
-43.7%
Average -7.0%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines vs. Madagascar - Cost of clothing
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