Cayman Islands vs Seychelles - Cost of Living Comparison

Cayman Islands Seychelles
🚶 Cost of living one person
$2888
$1387
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$7025
$3294
🏠 One person rent
$1900
$766
🏘️ Family rent
$3805
$1474
🍽️ Food expenses
$741
$468
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.9
$61.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4598
$579
💸 GDP per capita
$85083
$10764
😃 Human freedom index
8.1
7.84
❤️ Life expectancy
82.2
77.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
76
70
🌐 English speaking %
76.6%
37.9%
🎓 Higher education
19
12
😀 Quality of life
74
58
🏙️ Population
58.4K
95.8K

The average cost of living in the Cayman Islands ($2888) is 108% more expensive than in the Seychelles ($1387). the Cayman Islands ranked 2nd vs 28th for the Seychelles in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in the Cayman Islands compared to 0.4 months in the Seychelles. Ranked 24th and 64th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in the Cayman Islands vs the Seychelles

We calculate prices for the Cayman Islands and the Seychelles as a population-weighted mean of 1 and 1 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.

Cayman Islands Seychelles
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.9
$15.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$119
$57.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$12.1
$6.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.44
$3.94
 Cappuccino
$5.56
$4.7
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.14
$1.7
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1957
$890
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1476
$555
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$4776
$1857
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$3017
$1171
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$198
$39.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$306
$61.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$130
$104
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.06%
16.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$8454
$1131
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6089
$1277
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.39
$0.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.2
$22.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$30
$31
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.55
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$4.68
$1.64
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$4.81
$1.28
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.32
$2.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$5.89
$2.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$25.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.52
$5.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
$10.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.84
$2.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$2.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.6
$1.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.44
$5.99
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
$1.69
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.71
$1.27
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.03
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.43
$3.89
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$23.3
$9.46
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$2.7
🚬 Cigarette pack
$10.9
$10.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$10.2
$9.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.09
$7.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.99
$2.24
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$1.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$58.6
$65.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.5
$5.08
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$108
$26.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$22.6
$10.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$62.5
$58.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$155
$91.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1175
$340
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$20100
$4030

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In the Cayman Islands

City Cost of living Population
George Town
$2888
34.4K

In the Seychelles

City Cost of living Population
Victoria
$1387
26.5K