Cost of living index in Bahamas

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 3.15 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 8.17 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.62 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.71 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.05 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 7.44 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.55 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.2 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.53 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.7 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.84 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.83 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.9 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.42 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.5 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 9.9 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.54 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.36 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 9.21 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 8.25 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 17.82 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 75.19 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.72 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.7 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.44 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.83 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.15 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 97.67 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 117.96 (USD)
High quality jeans 60.69 (USD)
womens summer dress 42.14 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 4.23 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 2.37 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 56.43 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.23 (USD)
One month pass 47.03 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.19 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 27437.9 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 37218.5 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 76.52 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 53.54 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 10.45 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 947.23 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2464.47 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 655.11 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1655.65 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 1271.74 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 882.38 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 280.58 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 63.04 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.29 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 293.35 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 5996.96 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 1796.15 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 6.52 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in Bahamas

On average a signle person can spend arround 179 (USD) a month which is considered quite affordable comparing to other places in the world. This will cover all your supermarket needs such as fruit, vegetables, dairy products and drinking water.
Note that cigarettes, beers and wine are excluded from this expenses report.

Grocery budget for two people per month in Bahamas

300 (USD) will be enough for grocery shopping for a couple or two people splitting supermarket expenses.
this budget is considered quite cheap if we compare it to the average worldwide, this budget will cover their monthly needs on dairy products, fruits and veggies and all other supermarket expenses excluding cigarettes, wine and beer.

Grocery budget for family of 4 per month in Bahamas

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 478 (USD) per month in Bahamas, if we compare it to other big cities in the world this amount is considered on the cheap side.
This report is taking in consideration all monthly needs for the family from supermarket including bakery and dairy products.

Average living cost in Bahamas for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in Bahamas for arround 1336 (USD), which puts it among the most expensive cities in the world, yes quality of life and high standards of living comes at price.
This will cover all you basic needs, supermarket shopping will cost on average 179 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 655 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 496 (USD).

Average living cost in Bahamas for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in Bahamas can average 2142 (USD), which is considered quite expensive but comparing to salaries couple can have decent life if they own a stable job.
Rent will take the big part it can cost arround 983 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 300 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 637 (USD).

Average living cost in Bahamas for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in Bahamas for about 4720 (USD), which is expensive if we put it in comparison against other cities in the world.
Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 2318 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 720 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 478 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 396 (USD).




Cost of living by city in Bahamas