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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.

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Netherlands Antilles, All Areas

Netherlands Antilles, All AreasNetherlands Antilles are islands that are part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands just off the Venezuelan coast. The climate is tropical with warm weather all year round.

The official language is Dutch. English, Spanish and Papiamento (a Creole mixture of Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, French, English, and Arawak Indian) are also spoken. The main religion is Christianity.

The economy of the Netherlands Antilles is largely based on tourism, petroleum transhipment and oil refinement, as well as offshore finance.

Netherlands Antilles culture is formal with emphasis on etiquette. Expatriate business dress is typically a lightweight suit for both men and women.

The security risk for expatriates in the Netherlands Antilles is low. Risks include petty crime, theft from and of cars (particularly in Willemstad), and mugging (particularly by drug addicts at night).

The currency of Netherlands Antilles is the Netherlands Antillean Guilder (ANG).

Medical facilities are limited to routine treatment. Serious or complex medical treatment may require evacuation which can be expensive.

The population of the Netherlands Antilles is 304,800 (2019 est.), while the inflation rate (CPI) is 2.5% for the Netherlands Antilles as at July 2019.

Xpatulator Hypothetical Tax for CuraƧao is based on the current personal income tax rates which are progressive up to 46.5%.

Cost Of Living

The cost of living for expatriates / professional migrants in Netherlands Antilles as at 1 July 2019 is high in comparison to other places in the world.

In Netherlands Antilles, the cost of each basket, based on local prices, compared to the international average, is categorized follows (Exact cost of living percentages only available in personalised reports):
1) Alcohol (where available) & Tobacco: Low
2) Clothing: Low
3) Communication: Low
4) Education: Low
5) Furniture & Appliances: Average
6) Groceries: Average
7) Healthcare: Average
8) Household Accommodation: Very High
9) Miscellaneous: Average
10) Personal Care: High
11) Recreation & Culture: Very High
12) Restaurants Meals Out and Hotels: Low
13) Transport: Low

Netherlands Antilles is for example 0.2% more expensive than USA for groceries, 31.7% more expensive for household costs than UK, and 82.7% more expensive for transport costs than India.

Netherlands Antilles is ranked as a some hardship location.

The hardship premium for Netherlands Antilles for an expat from Australia, is for example 10%, i.e. host location (the Netherlands Antilles) premium of 20% minus home (Australia) location premium of 10%.

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