By NAN Enterprise Editor

Information Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 9, 2021: The Price of Residing Index for a number of prime Caribbean international locations are in for mid-2021, due to Numbeo. Right here’s the place these international locations surveyed ranked. These indices are relative to New York Metropolis (NYC).

The Price of Residing Plus Hire Index is an estimation of client items costs together with hire evaluating to New York Metropolis whereas the Groceries Index is an estimation of grocery costs within the metropolis in comparison with New York Metropolis.

The Eating places Index is a comparability of costs of meals and drinks in eating places and bars in comparison with NYC whereas the Native Buying Energy exhibits relative buying energy in shopping for items and providers in a given metropolis for the common web wage in that metropolis. If home buying energy is 40, because of this the inhabitants of that metropolis with a median wage can afford to purchase on a median 60% much less items and providers than New York Metropolis residents with a median wage.

Right here’s How These Caribbean International locations Stack Up

Nation Price Of Residing  Plus Hire Index Groceries Index Eating places Index Native Buying Energy
Barbados 61.17 89.23 78.91 30.74
The Bahamas 61.51 70.63 83.61 46.07
Puerto Rico 45.89 70.31 58.23 61.16
Cuba 37.31 47.74 35.24 1.28
Trinidad & Tobago 37.28 53.37 53.78 34.85
Jamaica 35.87 54.27 34.69 28.01
Belize 32.74 47.64 36.47 42.38
Guyana 30.78 52.37 44.43 15.87
Dominican Republic 27.15 37.66 34.55 18.80