Cost of living in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district $13
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) $8
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast $5.85
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk $1.73
12 eggs, large $4.81
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes $6
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese $8
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples $7
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes $3.90
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket $2.08
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality $17
2 liters of Coca-Cola $2.25
Bread for 2 people for 1 day $4.53
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area $2,585
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area $2,280
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat $232
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area $1,800
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area $1,316
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio $142
Internet 8MB (1 month) $49
40” flat screen TV $399
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) $150
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) $13
Hourly rate for cleaning help $22
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) $48
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) $55
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) $91
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes $109
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new $28,036
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas $0.81
Monthly ticket public transport $60
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) $28
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) $8
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) $27
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) $118
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) $8
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) $5.09
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) $5.80
4 rolls of toilet paper $3.91
Tube of toothpaste $2.39
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city $19
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub $40
2 tickets to the movies $24
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) $94
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert $65
1 cocktail drink in downtown club $10
Cappuccino in expat area of the city $4.72
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) $4.95
iPod nano 16GB $214
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) $0.37
1 month of gym membership in business district $51
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes $10
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 669 prices entered by 148 different people.
Latest price update: May 28, 2016.

Honolulu position in our World Ranking

the world
16th
out of 268
n. america
4th
out of 71
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4th
out of 59

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