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Cost of Living Index by Country

Scale:
  • 65: India (cheapest)
  • 100: Czech Republic
  • 319: Bermuda (most expensive)

Cost of Living Ranking by Country

Ranking Country Price Index
1st Bermuda 319
2nd Cayman Islands 316
3rd Switzerland 257
4th Hong Kong 252
5th Bahamas 236
6th Ireland 219
7th Iceland 216
8th Denmark 209
9th Singapore 203
10th Norway 200
84th Ukraine 75
85th Paraguay 73
86th Colombia 70
87th Kazakhstan 68
88th Tunisia 67
89th Georgia 66
90th India 65
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Price Index: To calculate each country's Price Index value, we start by assigning a value of 100 to a central reference country (that happens to be the Czech Republic). Once the reference point has been established, the Price Index value of every other country in the database is calculated by comparing their cost of living to the cost of living in the Czech Republic.
Therefore, if a country has a Price Index of 134, that means that living there is 34% more expensive than living in the Czech Republic.