Curacao vs Iraq - Cost of Living Comparison

Curacao Iraq
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1261
$688
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3182
$1595
🏠 One person rent
$590
$313
🏘️ Family rent
$1163
$534
🍽️ Food expenses
$476
$215
🚐 Transport expenses
$94.7
$105
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$910
$621
💸 GDP per capita
$16753
$4146
😃 Human freedom index
7.2
5.02
❤️ Life expectancy
78
70.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
72
23
🌐 English speaking %
60%
35%
🎓 Higher education
15
49
😀 Quality of life
64
41
🏙️ Population
160K
38.3M

The average cost of living in Curacao ($1261) is 83% more expensive than in Iraq ($688). Curacao ranked 36th vs 122nd for Iraq in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Curacao compared to 0.9 months in Iraq. Ranked 48th and 122nd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Curacao vs Iraq

We calculate prices for Curacao and Iraq as a population-weighted mean of 2 and 29 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.

Curacao Iraq
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.4
$5.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.5
$20
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.28
$6.12
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.01
$2.41
 Cappuccino
$3.05
$2.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.04
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$504
$303
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$382
$194
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1117
$602
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$863
$360
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$120
$54.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$185
$83.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.8
$42.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.03%
9.74%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2484
$1406
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1498
$652
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.12
$0.42
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51.2
$28.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$40.2
$16.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.4
$0.4
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.64
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.01
$0.85
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
$1.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.83
$1.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.57
$4.39
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.27
$4.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$9.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$0.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$1.03
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.63
$0.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$0.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$0.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.75
$0.56
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.28
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.71
$0.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.5
$11.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.1
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.34
$1.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.7
$3.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.18
$2.75
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.6
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79
$2.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$56.6
$31.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.32
$7.01
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.1
$15.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.95
$5.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$61.4
$27.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.9
$44.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$341
$113
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11830
$1526

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Cities Comparison in Curacao vs Iraq

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Curacao

City Cost of living Population
Willemstad
$1260
150K
Barber
$1287
2.42K

In Iraq

City Cost of living Population
Baghdad
$801
6.96M
Mosul
$452
1.69M
Kirkuk
$568
975K
Basra
$823
1.33M
Erbil
$797
846K
Ramadi
$658
875K
Sulaymaniyah
$701
878K
Najaf
$556
725K
Karbala
$600
690K
Nasiriyah
$638
542K
Amarah
$638
512K
Ctesiphon
$637
500K
Baqubah
$633
468K
Hillah
$597
541K
Kut
$649
378K
Az Zubayr
$601
370K
Al Diwaniyah
$536
392K
Duhok
$622
331K
Fallujah
$621
326K
Zakho
$630
219K
Samawah
$612
215K
Abu Ghraib
$859
189K
Kufa
$604
166K
Samarra
$601
140K
Umm Qasr
$588
108K
Tikrit
$584
106K
Al-Faw
$588
105K
Al-Karmah
$598
95K
Sinjar
$614
88K