Reykjavik is 7.7 times more expensive than Tripoli.

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

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pay 7.2 times more for restaurants

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $6.17
LYD29.820
$21.59
ISK2,992
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.14
LYD24.850
$17.27
ISK2,393
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.47
LYD2.260
$2.90
ISK402

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pay 4.7 times more for groceries

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Bread
1 loaf
$0.30
LYD1.470
$3.68
ISK511
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.40
LYD11.590
$7.66
ISK1,061
Milk (1 gallon) $3.73
LYD18.020
$6.16
ISK854

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pay 20.9 times more for transportation

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Gasoline (1 gallon) $0.12
LYD0.560
$8.57
ISK1,188
Monthly public transit pass $16.46
LYD79.520
$66.92
ISK9,275
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $15,433.88
LYD74,545.640
$41,660.67
ISK5,774,169

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pay 6.7 times more for housing

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$19.74
LYD95.330
$68.45
ISK9,487
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $226.36
LYD1,093.340
$1,864.13
ISK258,369
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $124.50
LYD601.330
$1,666.20
ISK230,935

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pay 4.7 times more for childcare

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $68.60
LYD331.310
$240.37
ISK33,315
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,028.93
LYD4,969.710
$5,984.07
ISK829,393

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pay 7.1 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.67
LYD3.230
$10.79
ISK1,496
Cappuccino in mid-range area $0.58
LYD2.820
$5.09
ISK705
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.26
LYD10.930
$11.87
ISK1,645

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pay 2.7 times more for clothing

 
Tripoli
Reykjavik
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$30.31
LYD146.420
$103.94
ISK14,406
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$32.72
LYD158.040
$43.50
ISK6,028
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$48.68
LYD235.110
$141.47
ISK19,608

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