International Cost of Living Calculators

We provide international cost of living and hardship data so that you can create reports online (24X7) using any of the calculators:

Expat Salary: Detailed international cost of living and salary comparison.

Cost of Living Comparison: Determines allowance based on cost of living difference.

International Cost of Living Index: COLI's for multiple locations using home base.

International Assignment: Global Mobility using build-up approach.

Hypothetical Tax: Effective tax rate for any country in the world.

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Mobility Calculators

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The global cost of living calculators have been created to compare the cost of living in every country and major city in the world, to help you manage short and long term assignments (page down for a description of each cost of living calculator):

Cost of Living Allowance
Cost of Living Index
International Assignment Management
Salary Purchasing Power Parity
Hypothetical Tax Calculator
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International Cost of Living Calculator Pricing

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Annual Subscription = $89 USD$ per location (minimum of 2 locations required)

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Articles & Rankings

Cost of Living Articles and Rankings

-International City Cost of Living Rankings

-Regional Cost of Living Rankings (Africa;
America; Asia Pacific; Europe; Middle East)

-Latest Inflation Rates around the world

-Latest Personal Income Tax Rates

-Cost of Living Rankings by Basket

-Articles related to cost of living
and expatriate life

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Cost of Living Reviews

Cost of Living Reviews by City and Country for 780 International Locations

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Communication Cost of Living Ranking August 2016

The August 2016 most expensive places for expat communication items such as home telephone rental, Internet subscription, mobile tariff and data costs.

The world cost of living comparison (top 50) rankings for communication items from most expensive location to least expensive are as follows:

1. Ashgabat
2. Kinshasa
3. Antananarivo
4. Luanda
5. Lilongwe
6. Havana
7. Moroni
8. Belmopan
9. Hamilton
10. Brazzaville
11. Libreville
12. Bissau
13. Tashkent
14. Noumea
15. Sao Tome
16. Kigali
17. Tegucigalpa
18. Perth
19. Abu Dhabi
20. Canberra
21. Sydney
22. Vientiane
23. Khartoum
24. Brisbane
25. Doha
26. Adelaide
27. Dubai
28. Tokyo
29. Melbourne
30. Honiara
31. George Town
32. Osaka
33. Yokohama
34. Kobe
35. Nagoya
36. Kyoto
37. Douala
38. Yaounde
39. Port Vila
40. Auckland
41. Yangon
42. La Paz
43. Apia
44. Freetown
45. Bandar Seri Begawan
46. Addis Ababa
47. Asmara
48. Geneva
49. Papeete
50. Christchurch

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