Cyprus vs Jamaica - Cost of Living Comparison

Cyprus Jamaica
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1213
$875
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2964
$2153
🏠 One person rent
$660
$375
🏘️ Family rent
$1289
$722
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$352
🚐 Transport expenses
$64.9
$76.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1366
$531
💸 GDP per capita
$27528
$4665
😃 Human freedom index
8.42
7.91
❤️ Life expectancy
81.1
74.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
53
44
🌐 English speaking %
72.7%
97.6%
🎓 Higher education
74
77
😀 Quality of life
74
48
🏙️ Population
1.14M
2.89M

The average cost of living in Cyprus ($1213) is 39% more expensive than in Jamaica ($875). Cyprus ranked 39th vs 83rd for Jamaica in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Cyprus compared to 0.6 months in Jamaica. Ranked 25th and 98th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Cyprus vs Jamaica

We calculate prices for Cyprus and Jamaica as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 10 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.

Cyprus Jamaica
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.4
$5.08
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.9
$44
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.7
$6
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$2.09
 Cappuccino
$3.16
$3.11
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.51
$0.87
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$631
$401
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$509
$240
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1329
$919
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1057
$503
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$94.6
$61.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$145
$94.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$32.4
$41.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.59%
7.85%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2230
$1561
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1532
$764
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.55
$0.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$41
$34.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15
$20
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.52
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.44
$2.9
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$2.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.13
$0.86
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.88
$2.65
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.69
$11.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.07
$5.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.66
$6.79
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
$4.28
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.55
$2.11
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$2.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$2.15
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$1.84
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$1.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$1.37
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.68
$12.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
$2.14
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.82
$8.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.74
$7.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.74
$5.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.13
$2.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.63
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.4
$49.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.35
$8.71
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$49.7
$21.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.3
$8.34
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.2
$25.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.4
$56.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$342
$210
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6059
$1798

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Cyprus

City Cost of living Population
Nicosia
$1164
330K
Limassol
$1520
235K
Larnaca
$1234
59.2K
Paphos
$1023
36K
Paralimni
$1023
15K
Famagusta
$722
40.9K
Aradippou
$900
19.2K
Kyrenia
$754
33.2K
Ypsonas
$943
11.1K
Dali
$930
10.5K

In Jamaica

City Cost of living Population
Kingston
$1016
580K
Spanish Town
$681
131K
Half Way Tree
$686
96.5K
Montego Bay
$880
110K
May Pen
$663
61.5K
Mandeville
$592
48.3K
Old Harbour
$655
28.7K
Savanna-la-Mar
$797
22.6K
Linstead
$813
22.8K
Port Antonio
$652
14.4K