Cost of Living in Belize

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $ 3.00-11.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 29.76 $ 19.85-75.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $ 5.95-7.92
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 1.74-3.96
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.97 $ 2.48-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.28 $ 2.00-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.07 $ 0.74-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.74 $ 0.50-1.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.99 $ 4.70-15.14
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.24 $ 0.79-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.51-1.24
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.15 $ 1.49-3.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.19 $ 1.59-9.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.69 $ 1.81-5.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.67 $ 1.81-4.50
Apples (1 lb) 2.22 $ 0.45-4.49
Banana (1 lb) 0.55 $ 0.23-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.59 $ 0.23-0.99
Tomato (1 lb) 1.20 $ 0.50-2.27
Potato (1 lb) 1.10 $ 0.68-1.75
Onion (1 lb) 0.98 $ 0.57-1.36
Lettuce (1 head) 2.34 $ 1.00-3.98
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.24 $ 0.74-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.89 $ 10.00-32.18
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.93 $ 1.24-2.65
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.91 $ 1.99-4.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4.24 $ 3.00-7.45
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 $ 0.99-2.48
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 26.23 $ 20.00-64.73
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.73 $ 2.50-4.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5.59 $ 3.47-6.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 14.95 $ 10.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.35 $ 4.97-10.85
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,099.04 $ 24,812.07-27,386.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,928.35 $ 32,255.70-43,601.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 82.60 $ 42.23-150.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.25 $ 0.12-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.81 $ 40.00-170.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.00 $ 24.76-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.28 $ 6.63-9.92
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.21 $ 7.48-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 173.96 $ 100.00-297.81
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child ?
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.90 $ 12.40-49.76
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.90 $ 14.90-45.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.73 $ 49.68-124.40
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 103.58 $ 62.10-149.28
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 356.25 $ 228.42-700.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 263.08 $ 148.91-500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 824.80 $ 396.99-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 594.81 $ 347.09-1,100.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 98.63 $ 46.45-175.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 106.62 $ 87.85-125.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 892.52 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.20 8.00-15.00

Prices in Belize

This country had 181 entries in the past 12 months by 15 different contributors.
Last update: December 2022
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