Cost of Living Comparison

USD
COMPARED TO
XAF
If you lived in Cameroon instead of American Samoa, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $3.71
FCFA2,133
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $3.30
FCFA1,896
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.89
FCFA513
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.51
FCFA291

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $0.41
FCFA237
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $7.42
FCFA4,265
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $5.97
FCFA3,431
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $1.71
FCFA983
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $2.03
FCFA1,168
Apples (1 lb) ?? $0.69
FCFA398
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.45
FCFA258
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.60
FCFA344
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.50
FCFA287
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.75
FCFA430
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.60
FCFA344

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $3.85
FCFA2,214
Monthly public transit pass ?? $5.94
FCFA3,412
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $24,730.41
FCFA14,218,010
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $3.71
FCFA2,133

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $48.77
FCFA28,041
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $156.45
FCFA89,949
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $81.52
FCFA46,867
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $62.14
FCFA35,724

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $249.37
FCFA143,365
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $686.96
FCFA394,945

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $1.11
FCFA640
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $1.40
FCFA806
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $1.65
FCFA948
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $32.29
FCFA18,562
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $5.77
FCFA3,318

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  American Samoa Cameroon help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $20.61
FCFA11,848
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $15.73
FCFA9,044
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $36.07
FCFA20,735
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $50.49
FCFA29,028

American Samoa vs. Cameroon - Cost of clothing
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