Cost of living index in New Caledonia

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.49 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 10.17 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.54 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.82 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 14.19 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 18.76 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 15.54 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.35 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.79 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.79 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.51 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.77 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.77 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 4.03 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 2.54 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 14.62 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.79 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.11 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 15.39 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 9.76 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 24.04 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 82.72 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.68 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.13 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.53 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.08 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 9.06 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 90.18 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 154.07 (USD)
High quality jeans 106.68 (USD)
womens summer dress 59.14 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 3.08 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.22 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 18.11 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.7 (USD)
One month pass 73.99 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.31 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 31189.4 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 27079.3 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 74.15 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 5.38 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 11.49 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 918.21 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 1728.48 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 770.36 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1290.7 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 4468.09 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 3112.56 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 217.94 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 78.37 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.42 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 747.01 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 9100.98 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 2290.12 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 2.6 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in New Caledonia

On average a signle person can spend arround 278 (USD) a month which is considered on the expensive side 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 New Caledonia

474 (USD) will be enough for grocery shopping for a couple or two people splitting supermarket expenses.
this budget is considered a bit expensive 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 New Caledonia

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 747 (USD) per month in New Caledonia, if we compare it to other big cities in the world this amount is considered not cheap at all.
This report is taking in consideration all monthly needs for the family from supermarket including bakery and dairy products.

Average living cost in New Caledonia for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in New Caledonia for arround 1605 (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 278 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 770 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 487 (USD).

Average living cost in New Caledonia for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in New Caledonia can average 2593 (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 1156 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 474 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 660 (USD).

Average living cost in New Caledonia for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in New Caledonia for about 5008 (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 1807 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 1092 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 747 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 373 (USD).




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