Cost of Living in Guyana

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,488.44 GY$ 500.00-2,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 10,274.57 GY$ 10,000.00-15,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,500.00 GY$ 1,200.00-1,600.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 500.00 GY$ 300.00-1,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 GY$ 421.97-600.00
Cappuccino (regular) 820.00 GY$ 300.00-1,582.37
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 282.00 GY$ 200.00-632.95
Water (12 oz small bottle) 168.00 GY$ 100.00-316.47
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3,073.75 GY$ 1,514.17-5,776.54
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 279.94 GY$ 272.16-362.87
Rice (white), (1 lb) 154.29 GY$ 108.86-226.80
Eggs (regular) (12) 672.50 GY$ 360.00-1,200.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 875.46 GY$ 272.16-1,814.37
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 566.35 GY$ 260.00-800.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 614.77 GY$ 408.23-800.00
Apples (1 lb) 479.16 GY$ 272.16-700.00
Banana (1 lb) 218.28 GY$ 136.08-300.00
Oranges (1 lb) 256.44 GY$ 136.08-500.00
Tomato (1 lb) 241.61 GY$ 45.36-500.00
Potato (1 lb) 142.50 GY$ 80.00-226.80
Onion (1 lb) 117.75 GY$ 90.72-169.00
Lettuce (1 head) 300.00 GY$ 200.00-500.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 325.00 GY$ 300.00-500.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 2,150.00 GY$ 2,000.00-6,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 323.21 GY$ 260.00-400.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 512.50 GY$ 300.00-600.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 500.00 GY$ 460.00-500.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 120.00 GY$ 120.00-200.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 7,000.00 GY$ 5,000.00-20,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 500.00 GY$ 400.00-600.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 965.61 GY$ 804.67-1,448.41
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,950.00 GY$ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 799.14 GY$ 757.08-1,056.13
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,300,000.00 GY$ 3,000,000.00-3,600,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,600,000.00 GY$ 3,500,000.00-4,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 15,935.38 GY$ 13,250.74-20,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 32.25 GY$ 8.00-34.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 12,166.50 GY$ 10,000.00-15,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 6,000.00 GY$ 5,000.00-7,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,166.67 GY$ 1,000.00-2,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,400.00 GY$ 1,200.00-2,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 21,944.44 GY$ 11,666.67-45,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 313,333.33 GY$ 180,000.00-660,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,937.50 GY$ 3,000.00-8,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 9,785.71 GY$ 5,000.00-12,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 15,000.00 GY$ 8,000.00-23,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 13,166.67 GY$ 8,000.00-21,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 73,888.89 GY$ 40,000.00-130,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 44,687.50 GY$ 35,000.00-65,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 143,750.00 GY$ 80,000.00-280,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 94,375.00 GY$ 65,000.00-160,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 85,457.04 GY$ 73,843.41-97,528.43
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 22,166.48 GY$ 7,499.94-49,999.58
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 83,150.23 GY$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.62 5.95-14.00

Prices in Guyana

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Last update: February 2023
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