Cost of Living in Suriname

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $ 3.10-15.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 $ 75.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.50 $ 5.00-6.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.11 $ 1.20-4.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.85 $ 2.34-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.81 $ 0.94-2.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.93 $ 0.70-1.22
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.59 $ 0.47-1.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.56 $ 3.79-5.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.05 $ 0.85-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.48 $ 0.40-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.15 $ 1.50-2.80
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.07 $ 1.70-6.80
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.73 $ 0.90-2.27
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.15 $ 2.49-5.55
Apples (1 lb) 1.66 $ 1.06-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.45-0.68
Oranges (1 lb) 0.83 $ 0.68-0.96
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.68-1.27
Potato (1 lb) 0.43 $ 0.14-0.68
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 $ 0.32-0.53
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 $ 1.87-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.96 $ 0.60-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 4.68-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $ 1.17-2.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.42 $ 0.94-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.85 $ 5.25-6.04
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.50 $ 0.44-0.82
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 90.00 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.34 $ 0.61-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 $ 1.88-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.20 $ 2.83-4.26
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,500.00 $ 25,000.00-30,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,868.37 $
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 92.78 $ 70.83-127.50
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 $ 0.05-0.59
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.02 $ 15.00-60.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 13.68 $ 9.36-15.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.68 $ 9.36-10.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.03 $ 2.34-5.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 81.67 $ 50.00-100.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 500.00 $
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.08 $ 23.41-70.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.37 $ 27.98-60.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 99.15 $ 52.46-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 147.49 $ 56.18-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 405.89 $ 300.00-1,250.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 249.44 $ 125.00-408.37
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,252.41 $ 500.00-2,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 949.36 $ 400.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 65.06 $ 46.45-102.31
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 42.53 $ 27.87-92.90
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 243.90 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.59 7.00-20.00

Prices in Suriname

This country had 143 entries in the past 12 months by 12 different contributors.
Last update: December 2022
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