The economy of the Seychelles is primarily based on the tourist sector, which employs about 30% of the labor force and provides more than 70% of the revenue.
Victoria is the capital city of the Republic of Seychelles. Victoria is the smallest African capital. The principal exports are vanilla, coconuts, coconut oil, tortoise shell, soap, and guano.
Victoria has an overall cost of living index which equates it with middle cost of living locations. The overall cost of living index is comprised of the prices for defined quantities of the same goods and services across all 13 Basket Groups.
The latest cost of living rank for each of the 13 Basket Groups is now available.