Cost of Living in Iceland

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,500.00 kr 1,590.00-5,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 12,000.00 kr 9,500.00-20,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,889.50 kr 1,500.00-2,400.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,200.00 kr 800.00-1,500.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,000.00 kr 800.00-1,600.00
Cappuccino (regular) 585.41 kr 390.00-900.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 339.84 kr 250.00-500.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 265.57 kr 200.00-350.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 683.26 kr 567.81-927.43
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 389.50 kr 257.28-816.47
Rice (white), (1 lb) 166.93 kr 106.59-271.70
Eggs (regular) (12) 689.07 kr 500.00-900.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 810.96 kr 498.95-1,360.78
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 931.05 kr 589.67-1,133.98
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,514.53 kr 907.19-1,814.37
Apples (1 lb) 157.32 kr 90.72-226.80
Banana (1 lb) 138.21 kr 90.72-192.96
Oranges (1 lb) 144.20 kr 113.40-272.16
Tomato (1 lb) 252.44 kr 158.30-362.87
Potato (1 lb) 144.17 kr 88.45-208.65
Onion (1 lb) 79.13 kr 30.39-167.38
Lettuce (1 head) 317.59 kr 170.00-400.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 222.44 kr 150.00-300.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 2,500.00 kr 1,900.00-4,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 405.70 kr 289.00-600.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 379.89 kr 300.00-500.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,500.00 kr 1,399.00-1,800.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 480.00 kr 450.00-490.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 12,900.00 kr 6,666.67-13,300.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 730.00 kr 690.00-1,100.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 482.80 kr 389.46-643.74
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,920.00 kr 7,920.00-8,340.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 911.26 kr 794.94-994.97
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,800,000.00 kr 3,600,000.00-4,390,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 4,259,473.68 kr 3,800,000.00-5,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 14,757.05 kr 6,000.00-25,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 20.57 kr 10.00-27.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 9,307.02 kr 7,000.00-12,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 7,578.82 kr 6,000.00-11,430.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 4,625.77 kr 3,000.00-6,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,680.00 kr 1,490.00-2,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 37,150.50 kr 27,000.00-50,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 679,500.00 kr 300,000.00-1,200,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 14,986.33 kr 10,000.00-20,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 7,509.05 kr 3,000.00-12,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 19,631.61 kr 12,500.00-25,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 23,936.67 kr 15,000.00-35,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 180,263.16 kr 140,000.00-235,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 152,952.84 kr 100,000.00-200,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 264,871.79 kr 200,000.00-350,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 234,125.00 kr 185,000.00-300,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 54,485.86 kr 36,231.88-92,902.27
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42,799.65 kr 29,728.73-65,031.59
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 411,900.69 kr
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.89 3.00-6.50

Prices in Iceland

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