New Jersey is 6.3 times more expensive than Burkina Faso.

If you lived in New Jersey instead of Burkina Faso, you would:

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pay 8.5 times more for restaurants

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $0.83
F CFA501
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
F CFA1,303
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.77
F CFA468

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pay 2.7 times more for groceries

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
1 loaf
F CFA537
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $7.66
Milk (1 gallon) $9.20
F CFA5,585

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pay 11.0 times more for transportation

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.58
F CFA2,779
Monthly public transit pass $4.95
F CFA3,006
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $30,455.20

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pay 4.2 times more for housing

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
F CFA25,002
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $412.75
F CFA250,522
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $206.38
F CFA125,261

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pay 7.4 times more for childcare

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $123.83
F CFA75,157
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,210.19
F CFA9,231,933

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pay 4.1 times more for entertainment and sports

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.16
F CFA701
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.24
F CFA752
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
F CFA1,002

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pay (unknown) more for clothing

Burkina Faso
New Jersey
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $48.37
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $42.76
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $77.46

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