Travel budget in Micronesia

Micronesia: calculate your travel budget

Micronesia: sample budgets by traveller type

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Micronesia for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • /
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 4.3 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 513*

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • /
  • $ 27 per person
  • $ 9.1 per person
  • $ 8.7 per person

Total budget:

$ 1253*

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • NC
  • $ 44 per person
  • $ 19 per person
  • $ 18 per person

Total budget:

$ 2237*

* Estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks. This represents an average across the country (budget may vary depending on the city or region visited).


Cost of living in Micronesia in 2020

Cost of living: Micronesia VS United States

On average, the cost of living in Micronesia in 2020 is essentially the same as in the United States (USA)

The graphic below shows the percentage of variation between prices United States in in the United States (USA) and United States by types of expenses:


Local prices in Micronesia by expense type

Micronesia: Restaurant budget

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Micronesia costs 13% less than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 10.4/person
($ 9.9 to $ 11)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 21/person
($ 17 to $ 23)

35% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 30
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 5.9/person
($ 1.9 to $ 9.9)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.7
Local beer
Local beer
$ 3.3 for 500ml
($ 3.3 to $ 3.3)

39% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.4
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 4.4 for 330ml
( $ 4.4)

36% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.2
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.7/cup
($ 2.2 to $ 3.3)

40% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 3.3/can
( $ 3.3)

61% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1.4/bottle
($ 0.6 to $ 2.2)

17% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7

Micronesia: Supermarket food budget

On average, the price of supermarket food in Micronesia is 32% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 3.3/litre
( $ 3.3)

262% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 2.2/500g
( $ 2.2)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Rice
Rice
$ 2.2/kg
( $ 2.2)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.2/12 eggs
( $ 2.2)

14% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.6
Cheese
Cheese
$ 32/kg
( $ 32)

164% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 8.7/kg
( $ 8.7)

4% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 3.3/kg
( $ 3.3)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Oranges
Oranges
$ 4.4/kg
( $ 4.4)

2% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 4.4/kg
( $ 4.4)

5% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 3.3/kg
( $ 3.3)

11% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Salad
Salad
$ 3.3/salad
( $ 3.3)

86% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 3.3
( $ 3.3)

62% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 8.7/kg
( $ 8.7)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Micronesia: Public and private transport budget

On average, the price of transport in Micronesia costs 33% less than in the United States (USA).
Bus ticket
Bus ticket
$ 1.1/ticket
( $ 1.1)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Bus pass
Bus pass
$ 47/month
( $ 47)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 83
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 1.1/km
( $ 1.1)

45% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
( $ 1.2)

54% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 1.1
( $ 1.1)

72% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.8

Micronesia: Budget for living and housing

On average, the cost of housing in Micronesia costs 30% less than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 133/month
( $ 133)

24% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 174
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
( $ 0.1)

17% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Studio flat (city centre)
Studio flat (city centre)
$ 823/month
( $ 823)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1477
Studio flat (suburbs)
Studio flat (suburbs)
$ 604/month
( $ 604)

49% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1185
Flat (centre)
Flat (centre)
$ 987/month
( $ 987)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2402
Flat (suburbs)
Flat (suburbs)
$ 823/month
( $ 823)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1884
Gym
Gym
$ 45/month
( $ 45)

5% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 42

Micronesia: Leisure activity budget

On average, budget for leisure activities in Micronesia costs 32% less than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 8.7/ticket
( $ 8.7)

32% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14

Micronesia: Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes

On average, shopping budget in Micronesia is 8% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 38
( $ 38)

26% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 49
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 38
( $ 38)

8% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 40
Trainers
Trainers
$ 133
( $ 133)

60% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 83
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 110
( $ 110)

4% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 107

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About the information on the cost of living in Micronesia

The information about the cost of living in Micronesia shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including : Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

Information about cost of living in Micronesia updated on 19-03-2020.

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