Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
ARS

Argentina is 63.7% cheaper than Turks and Caicos Islands.

If you lived in Argentina instead of Turks and Caicos Islands, you would:
local_dining

pay 61.2% less for restaurants

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $22.50 $5.21
$88.27
-76.8%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$12.50 $5.20
$88.18
-58.4%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.50 $0.95
$16.10
-62.0%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.30 $0.68
$11.55
-47.6%
Average -61.2%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 73.0% less for groceries

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$5.50 $1.00
$17.01
-81.8%
Local cheese (8 oz) $15.00 $2.95
$49.93
-80.4%
Milk (1 gallon) $9.12 $3.19
$54.09
-65.0%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.50 $1.49
$25.23
-40.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $6.35 $1.49
$25.28
-76.5%
Apples (1 lb) $1.88 $0.49
$8.34
-73.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.50 $0.56
$9.44
-62.9%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.88 $0.34
$5.71
-82.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $2.16 $0.48
$8.09
-77.9%
Potatoes (1 lb) $2.16 $0.25
$4.22
-88.5%
Onions (1 lb) $1.18 $0.31
$5.22
-73.9%
Average -73.0%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 35.2% less for transportation

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.23 $2.90
$49.21
-53.4%
Monthly public transit pass $20.00 $15.32
$259.57
-23.4%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,500.00 $19,561.07
$331,501.39
-28.9%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $4.29
$72.64
Average -35.2%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of transportation
home

pay 84.0% less for housing

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$115.00 $22.79
$386.16
-80.2%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,066.67 $202.14
$3,425.65
-81.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,300.00 $146.23
$2,478.21
-88.8%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$300.78 $41.96
$711.13
-86.0%
Average -84.0%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 81.2% less for childcare

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $766.67 $121.47
$2,058.57
-84.2%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,100.00 $2,186.98
$37,062.68
-78.3%
Average -81.2%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 72.1% less for entertainment and sports

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.50 $1.46
$24.78
-73.4%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $6.81 $1.55
$26.35
-77.2%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.00 $1.98
$33.58
-60.4%
Monthly membership at local gym $86.25 $19.67
$333.37
-77.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $4.47
$75.70
Average -72.1%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 39.5% less for clothing

  Turks and Caicos Islands help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$80.00 $43.62
$739.18
-45.5%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$80.00 $37.69
$638.66
-52.9%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$100.00 $69.78
$1,182.54
-30.2%
Men's business shoes (leather) $100.00 $70.72
$1,198.54
-29.3%
Average -39.5%

Turks and Caicos Islands vs. Argentina - Cost of clothing
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