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What is the availability and cost of household help, and what types of help are typically employed by expatriates?

US$50/day. Most people don't have full time staff. Employers must pay into the pension system and the GOB is very strict about keeping track of that. - Jul 11, 2016
high priced - Nov 22, 2011
Available, of mixed quality. You have to pay salary, plus register as an employer (a multi-day process for us) and buy into the national insurance scheme. Total cost is about US$10/hour. - Dec 20, 2010
Available, but fairly expensive, compared to many parts of the world. - Feb 18, 2010