Cost of Living Data for Jamaica

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 547.50
34
450.00 - 1170.90
Mid-range meal 4556.76
27
3000.00 - 5854.48
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 600.00
30
600.00 - 750.00
Domestic beer 196.25
30
150.00 - 400.00
Imported beer 275.34
32
290.00 - 700.00
Coke/Pepsi 109.38
32
85.00 - 160.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 120.00 100.00 - 120.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 8500.00 4000.00 - 10000.00
Taxi 1000.00 500.00 - 1500.00
Gasoline 458.90 416.40 - 514.82
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 3000000.00 2500000.00 - 3500000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 5170.00 3500.00 - 6500.00
Tennis court rent 4700.00 2000.00 - 4000.00
Cinema (international release) 1050.00 850.00 - 1200.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 45849.08 25000.00 - 65000.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 25539.50 15000.00 - 35000.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 91244.43 50000.00 - 150000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 57281.05 40000.00 - 81962.79

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 68583.75 42000.00 - 150000.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 9.53 8.00 - 15.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 1024.51
24
643.52 - 1135.62
Loaf of fresh white bread 248.21
19
217.72 - 300.00
Dozen eggs 324.36
28
240.00 - 340.00
Local cheese 3.88 $
129
2.00 - 5.75
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 356.81
29
190.00 - 453.59
Water 82.57
28
60.00 - 117.09
Wine 1500.00
25
800.00 - 1600.00
Cigarettes 600.00
26
264.00 - 700.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 3850.94 2500.00 - 3800.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.29 $ 0.11 - 0.55
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 11204.82 7000.00 - 16000.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 4813.05 3500.00 - 6000.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 3657.36 3000.00 - 4683.59
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 6604.80 5000.00 - 7500.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 8579.00 5000.00 - 10832.44

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 21375.55 3251.58 - 8999.93
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 18337.09 1858.05 - 8386.32