Curacao vs Tonga - Cost of Living Comparison

Curacao Tonga
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1261
$957
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3182
$1968
🏠 One person rent
$590
$406
🏘️ Family rent
$1163
$422
🍽️ Food expenses
$476
$466
🚐 Transport expenses
$94.7
$23.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$910
$1159
💸 GDP per capita
$16753
$4625
😃 Human freedom index
7.2
5.6
❤️ Life expectancy
78
71
👮 Corruption perceptions index
72
50
🌐 English speaking %
60%
30%
🎓 Higher education
15
1
😀 Quality of life
64
35
🏙️ Population
160K
108K

The average cost of living in Curacao ($1261) is 32% more expensive than in Tonga ($957). Curacao ranked 36th vs 72nd for Tonga 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 1.2 months in Tonga. Ranked 48th and 143rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Curacao vs Tonga

We calculate prices for Curacao and Tonga 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.

Curacao Tonga
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$16.4
$40
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$55.5
$69.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.28
$7.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.01
$1.7
 Cappuccino
$3.05
$2.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.04
$1.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$504
$239
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$382
$362
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1117
$444
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$863
$304
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$120
$39.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$185
$61.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$63.8
$28.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.03%
11.66%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2484
$1111
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1498
$724
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.12
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$51.2
$20.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$40.2
$7.31
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.4
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.64
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.01
$0.8
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.83
$1.57
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.57
$6.69
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.27
$4.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.2
$7.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.91
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.14
$1.16
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.63
$1.32
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$1.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$0.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.75
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.28
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.71
$1.34
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.5
$7.43
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.1
$1.27
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.34
$7.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.7
$4.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.18
$2.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.79
$1.22
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$56.6
$30.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.32
$4.17
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.1
$21.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.95
$4.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$61.4
$38.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.9
$67.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$341
$144
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11830
$3843

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In Curacao

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Willemstad
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In Tonga

City Cost of living Population
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$958
23.2K
Mua
$954
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