Cost of Living Comparison

AFN
COMPARED TO
VEF

Venezuela is 3.5 times more expensive than Afghanistan.

If you lived in Venezuela instead of Afghanistan, you would:
local_dining

pay 4.0 times more for restaurants

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.21
AFN151
$10.00
Bs99.75
+352.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$3.45
AFN235
$8.00
Bs79.80
+132.1%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.31
AFN21
$1.46
Bs14.59
+368.5%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.20
AFN14
$0.90
Bs8.98
+352.2%
Average +301.2%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 2.8 times more for groceries

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.40
AFN27
$1.80
Bs17.95
+355.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.04
AFN140
$1.91
Bs19.09
-6.4%
Milk (1 gallon) $2.62
AFN179
$7.02
Bs70.06
+168.5%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.22
AFN83
$1.61
Bs16.02
+32.1%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.32
AFN90
$2.09
Bs20.86
+58.7%
Apples (1 lb) $0.40
AFN27
$2.34
Bs23.36
+488.0%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.35
AFN24
$0.51
Bs5.13
+45.2%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.40
AFN27
$0.59
Bs5.88
+48.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.27
AFN18
$0.64
Bs6.41
+142.0%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.16
AFN11
$0.72
Bs7.15
+341.7%
Onions (1 lb) $0.14
AFN10
$0.55
Bs5.49
+286.3%
Average +178.1%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 2.9 times more for transportation

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.57
AFN176
$2.02
Bs20.14
-21.5%
Monthly public transit pass $16.26
AFN1,110
$30.00
Bs299.24
+84.5%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $11,707.32
AFN799,493
$63,000.00
Bs628,393.56
+438.1%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $6.63
AFN453
$24.00
Bs239.39
+261.8%
Average +190.7%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of transportation
home

pay 55.1% more for housing

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$243.25
AFN16,612
$9.70
Bs96.75
-96.0%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $146.35
AFN9,994
$351.25
Bs3,503.54
+140.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $86.18
AFN5,885
$301.11
Bs3,003.43
+249.4%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$48.70
AFN3,326
$13.21
Bs131.72
-72.9%
Average +55.1%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 9.5 times more for childcare

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $34.15
AFN2,332
$89.33
Bs891.06
+161.6%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $839.74
AFN57,346
$13,800.00
Bs137,648.11
+1543.4%
Average +852.5%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 76.1% more for entertainment and sports

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.11
AFN418
$1.30
Bs12.97
-78.7%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.04
AFN71
$1.62
Bs16.21
+56.2%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.30
AFN89
$3.00
Bs29.92
+130.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $13.08
AFN893
$28.25
Bs281.78
+116.0%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $1.95
AFN133
$5.00
Bs49.87
+156.2%
Average +76.1%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 2.2 times more for clothing

  Afghanistan help_outline Venezuela help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$16.72
AFN1,142
$44.29
Bs441.73
+164.8%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$32.36
AFN2,210
$35.83
Bs357.42
+10.7%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$34.15
AFN2,332
$73.57
Bs733.84
+115.5%
Men's business shoes (leather) $41.46
AFN2,832
$127.43
Bs1,271.04
+207.3%
Average +124.6%

Afghanistan vs. Venezuela - Cost of clothing
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