Antigua and Barbuda vs Bahamas - Cost of Living Comparison

Antigua and Barbuda Bahamas
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1546
$1809
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3543
$5119
🏠 One person rent
$887
$876
🏘️ Family rent
$1633
$2380
🍽️ Food expenses
$480
$665
🚐 Transport expenses
$77.2
$110
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$997
$1831
💸 GDP per capita
$13993
$25194
😃 Human freedom index
6.7
8.22
❤️ Life expectancy
77.1
74.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
44
64
🌐 English speaking %
80%
87.1%
🎓 Higher education
29
22
😀 Quality of life
41
63
🏙️ Population
95.4K
395K

The average cost of living in Antigua and Barbuda ($1546) is 15% less expensive than in the Bahamas ($1809). Antigua and Barbuda ranked 24th vs 15th for the Bahamas in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Antigua and Barbuda compared to 1 months in the Bahamas. Ranked 121st and 49th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Antigua and Barbuda vs the Bahamas

We calculate prices for Antigua and Barbuda and the Bahamas as a population-weighted mean of 2 and 2 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Antigua and Barbuda Bahamas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.5
$22.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$92.2
$89.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.25
$7.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.87
$4.75
 Cappuccino
$5.34
$5.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.78
$2.07
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$905
$887
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$667
$625
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1841
$2203
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1285
$2088
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$118
$136
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$183
$207
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$54.1
$62.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.01%
7.81%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3979
$1351
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3968
$1021
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
$1.41
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57.1
$63.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$33.1
$30.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.14
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.84
$3.49
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.04
$3.63
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4
$4.16
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.4
$8.72
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.33
$9.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$13.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$5.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$2.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.58
$5.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.6
$4.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.7
$3.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$3.77
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.91
$1.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.67
$3.59
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.4
$17.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$3.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.23
$9.94
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.24
$11.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.68
$7.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.63
$5.06
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.98
$4.5
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$59.2
$78.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.06
$13.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$72.5
$97.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.45
$13.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.2
$69.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$65.4
$107
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$175
$358
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4844
$7691

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Antigua and Barbuda

City Cost of living Population
St. John's
$1546
22.2K
All Saints
$1548
5.31K

In the Bahamas

City Cost of living Population
Nassau
$1851
274K
Freeport
$1558
45.9K