Cost of living index in Saint Helena

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.62 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 8.23 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.29 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.97 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 10.41 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.77 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.04 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.94 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.51 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.22 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.67 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.87 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.38 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.74 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.85 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 12.67 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.6 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.57 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 10.65 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 10.13 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 11 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 46.18 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.03 (USD)
Cup of coffee 2.39 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.71 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.41 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.72 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 39.69 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 18.09 (USD)
High quality jeans 23.88 (USD)
womens summer dress 39.99 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 1.23 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.24 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 44.9 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.61 (USD)
One month pass 36.19 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.72 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 24553.2 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 120639 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 6.22 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 0 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 11.88 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 584.74 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 615.51 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 438.56 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 584.74 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 0 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 0 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 124.34 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 101.95 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 1.18 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 373 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 14011 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 809.38 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 7 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in Saint Helena

On average a signle person can spend arround 155 (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 Saint Helena

264 (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 Saint Helena

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 417 (USD) per month in Saint Helena, 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 Saint Helena for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in Saint Helena for arround 1008 (USD), which is affordable if we compare it to other big cities.
This will cover all you basic needs, supermarket shopping will cost on average 155 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 439 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 387 (USD).

Average living cost in Saint Helena for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in Saint Helena can average 1571 (USD), which puts it in the cheap side in comparison with the big cities in the world.
Rent will take the big part it can cost arround 658 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 264 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 500 (USD).

Average living cost in Saint Helena for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in Saint Helena for about 3793 (USD), which is considered quite affordable regarding the average worldwide.
Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 819 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 1681 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 417 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 438 (USD).




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