Cost of living in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district CI$15
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) CI$8
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast CI$5.55
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk CI$1.90
12 eggs, large CI$5.62
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes CI$4.79
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese CI$9
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples CI$6
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes CI$3.49
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket CI$3.37
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality CI$23
2 liters of Coca-Cola CI$2.95
Bread for 2 people for 1 day CI$2.47
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area CI$2,486
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area CI$1,681
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat CI$300
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area CI$1,554
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area CI$1,066
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio CI$237
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) CI$81
40” flat screen TV CI$426
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) CI$190
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) CI$13
Hourly rate for cleaning help CI$11
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) CI$76
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) CI$77
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) CI$127
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes CI$158
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new CI$26,176
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas CI$0.93
Monthly ticket public transport CI$111
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) CI$23
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) CI$8
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) CI$20
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) CI$126
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) CI$8
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) CI$5.40
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) CI$5.58
4 rolls of toilet paper CI$3.64
Tube of toothpaste CI$3.70
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city CI$25
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub CI$69
2 tickets to the movies CI$22
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) CI$63
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert CI$134
1 cocktail drink in downtown club CI$11
Cappuccino in expat area of the city CI$4.90
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) CI$5.23
iPod nano 16GB CI$183
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) CI$0.29
1 month of gym membership in business district CI$52
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes CI$9
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 391 prices entered by 45 different people.
Latest price update: April 29, 2017.

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