Djibouti is 7.6% more expensive than Arizona.

If you lived in Djibouti instead of Arizona, you would:

pay 32.8% less for restaurants

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.94
 
$10.62
DJF1,874
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.13
 
$8.94
DJF1,578
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.87
 
$0.56
DJF98

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pay 34.0% more for groceries

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Bread
1 loaf
$2.48
 
$2.24
DJF395
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.56
 
$9.97
DJF1,759
Milk (1 gallon) $2.76
 
$11.64
DJF2,054

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pay 2.4 times more for transportation

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.72
 
$5.10
DJF899
Monthly public transit pass $57.40
 
$307.42
DJF54,260
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,148.39
 
$11,738.02
DJF2,071,737

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pay 11.9% less for housing

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$75.88
 
$37.16
DJF6,559
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $996.16
 
$600.11
DJF105,918
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $836.74
 
$500.17
DJF88,279

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pay 53.8% less for childcare

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $714.33
 
$177.00
DJF31,240
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,140.20
 
$6,185.75
DJF1,091,773

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pay 13.3% more for entertainment and sports

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.33
 
$5.59
DJF987
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.57
 
$2.11
DJF372
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.32
 
$1.40
DJF247

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pay 32.3% less for clothing

 
Arizona
Djibouti
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$40.87
 
$20.87
DJF3,683
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$34.31
 
$24.22
DJF4,275
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$74.40
 
$59.62
DJF10,523

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