New York is 4.2 times more expensive than Burkina Faso.

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

pay 8.4 times more for restaurants

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $0.80
CFA516
$17.56
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$2.08
CFA1,342
$9.10
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.53
CFA344
$2.10
 

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pay 2.8 times more for groceries

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Bread
1 loaf
$0.80
CFA516
$2.97
 
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $6.44
 
Milk (1 gallon) $6.07
CFA3,909
$3.59
 

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pay 3.2 times more for transportation

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.80
CFA2,450
$4.56
 
Monthly public transit pass $14.43
CFA9,294
$95.95
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,054.74
CFA15,489,606
$24,622.73
 

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pay 5.3 times more for housing

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$88.20
CFA56,795
$68.75
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $268.61
CFA172,967
$1,584.09
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $100.23
CFA64,540
$1,335.18
 

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pay 4.2 times more for childcare

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $163.04
CFA104,985
$992.21
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,537.15
CFA4,853,410
$18,041.27
 

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pay 4.3 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.12
CFA723
$5.55
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.60
CFA1,033
$4.23
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.60
CFA1,033
$11.88
 

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pay 13.8% more for clothing

 
Burkina Faso
New York
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$80.18
CFA51,632
$46.22
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$50.11
CFA32,270
$35.80
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$64.15
CFA41,306
$77.03
 

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