Cost of Living Comparison

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Khartoum is 109% cheaper than Washington, DC.

In Washington, DC compared to Khartoum, you:

pay 4.3 times more for restaurants

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.03
(ج.س.‏ 20.18)
$16.50 +443.9%
Fast food combo meal
(McDonalds, or similar)
$2.76
(ج.س.‏ 18.34)
$7.00 +153.8%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.30
(ج.س.‏ 1.97)
$1.90 +541.8%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.17
(ج.س.‏ 1.12)
$1.75 +943.4%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of restaurants

pay 2.8 times more for groceries

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Bread
(1 loaf)
$0.56
(ج.س.‏ 3.74)
$3.17 +463.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.29
(ج.س.‏ 15.2)
$5.76 +151.9%
Milk (1 gallon) $4.01
(ج.س.‏ 26.7)
$3.45 -14.0%
Eggs
(1 dozen)
$1.50
(ج.س.‏ 9.96)
$3.35 +123.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.85
(ج.س.‏ 12.27)
$5.90 +219.7%
Apples (1 lb) $1.37
(ج.س.‏ 9.13)
$2.70 +96.5%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.26
(ج.س.‏ 1.75)
$0.76 +188.0%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.77
(ج.س.‏ 5.13)
$2.50 +223.6%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.63
(ج.س.‏ 4.19)
$2.26 +258.9%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.55
(ج.س.‏ 3.66)
$1.39 +153.3%
Onions (1 lb) $0.21
(ج.س.‏ 1.37)
$1.41 +584.7%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of groceries

pay 1.8% less for transportation

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $1.16
(ج.س.‏ 7.73)
$2.73 +135.2%
Monthly public transit pass $16.55
(ج.س.‏ 110.05)
$173.70 +949.6%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,063.99
(ج.س.‏ 146,727.76)
$21,500.00 -2.6%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $4.46
(ج.س.‏ 29.66)
$14.31 +220.9%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of transportation

pay 9.1 times more for housing

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Internet connection
(50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl)
$15.91
(ج.س.‏ 105.79)
$65.90 +314.2%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $250.73
(ج.س.‏ 1,667.36)
$2,117.34 +744.5%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $151.38
(ج.س.‏ 1,006.72)
$1,681.78 +1010.9%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
(including electric, gas, water, heating)
$15.88
(ج.س.‏ 105.6)
$97.71 +515.3%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of housing

pay 12.3 times more for childcare

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $44.68
(ج.س.‏ 297.12)
$1,672.22 +3642.7%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $2,035.40
(ج.س.‏ 13,535.64)
$24,000.00 +1079.1%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of childcare

pay 3.6 times more for entertainment and sports

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.44
(ج.س.‏ 2.93)
$6.00 +1259.7%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.13
(ج.س.‏ 7.54)
$4.17 +267.8%
Pack of cigarettes
(Marlboro or similar)
$1.65
(ج.س.‏ 11)
$8.40 +407.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $21.37
(ج.س.‏ 142.14)
$64.75 +202.9%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $2.34
(ج.س.‏ 15.59)
$13.50 +475.9%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of entertainment and sports

pay 2.8 times more for clothing

Cost Khartoum help_outline Washington, DC help_outline  
Regular jeans
(Levi's brand)
$14.96
(ج.س.‏ 99.5)
$52.11 +248.3%
Regular dress
(from H&M or similar store)
$18.85
(ج.س.‏ 125.33)
$36.46 +93.5%
Running shoes
(Nike or Adidas)
$25.28
(ج.س.‏ 168.13)
$79.44 +214.2%
Men's business shoes (leather) $37.69
(ج.س.‏ 250.66)
$104.29 +176.7%

Khartoum vs. Washington, DC - Cost of clothing

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