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Cost of Living Index by Country

Scale:
  • 45: Egypt (cheapest)
  • 100: Czech Republic
  • 240: Bermuda (most expensive)

Cost of Living Ranking by Country

Ranking Country Price Index
1st Bermuda 240
2nd Hong Kong 203
3rd Switzerland 203
4th Cayman Islands 203
5th Bahamas 195
6th Ireland 183
7th Denmark 167
8th United States 166
9th Israel 166
10th Norway 165
64th Peru 64
65th Bolivia 61
66th Paraguay 58
67th Colombia 57
68th Kosovo 56
69th India 49
70th Egypt 45
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Price Index: To calculate each country's Price Index value, we start by assigning a value of 100 to a central reference country (that happens to be the Czech Republic). Once the reference point has been established, the Price Index value of every other country in the database is calculated by comparing their cost of living to the cost of living in the Czech Republic.
Therefore, if a country has a Price Index of 134, that means that living there is 34% more expensive than living in the Czech Republic.

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