Cost of living in Bridgetown, Barbados

Summary of cost of living in Bridgetown

  • Family of four estimated monthly costs: 8,150 Bds$
  • Single person estimated monthly costs: 3,682 Bds$
  • Bridgetown is the 2nd most expensive city in Latin America (2 out of 28)
  • Cost of living in Bridgetown is more expensive than in 75% of cities in the World (58 out of 232)
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List of prices in Bridgetown
Current as of Sep 2022.

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Food Update prices
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 21 Bds$
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 17 Bds$
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 10 Bds$
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 7 Bds$
12 eggs, large 10 Bds$
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 8 Bds$
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 12 Bds$
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 9 Bds$
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 7 Bds$
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 3.60 Bds$
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 33 Bds$
2 liters of coca-cola 6 Bds$
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 3.17 Bds$
Housing Update prices
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 3,222 Bds$
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 1,204 Bds$
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 296 Bds$
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area 1,943 Bds$
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area 950 Bds$
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio 167 Bds$
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 103 Bds$
40” flat screen tv 1,211 Bds$
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) 397 Bds$
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 34 Bds$
Hourly rate for cleaning help 11 Bds$
Clothes Update prices
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 156 Bds$
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 142 Bds$
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 261 Bds$
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 252 Bds$
Transportation Update prices
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new 74,382 Bds$
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 3.58 Bds$
Monthly ticket public transport 100 Bds$
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 37 Bds$
Personal Care Update prices
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 21 Bds$
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 53 Bds$
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 89 Bds$
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) 28 Bds$
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 10 Bds$
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 15 Bds$
4 rolls of toilet paper 6 Bds$
Tube of toothpaste 7 Bds$
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 22 Bds$
Entertainment Update prices
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 89 Bds$
2 tickets to the movies 39 Bds$
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 100 Bds$
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 196 Bds$
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 14 Bds$
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 10 Bds$
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 5.17 Bds$
Ipad wi-fi 128gb 1,550 Bds$
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.40 Bds$
1 month of gym membership in business district 138 Bds$
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 15 Bds$
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 24 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: September 29, 2022

Bridgetown position in our World Ranking

the world
58th
out of 232
latin america
2nd
out of 28

Cheapest and most expensive products in Bridgetown compared to other cities:

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1st
the world
2nd
the world
3rd
the world
3rd
the world
4th
latin america
1st

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