Cost of Living Comparison

XOF
COMPARED TO
XOF

Burkina Faso is 87.9% more expensive than Senegal.

If you lived in Senegal instead of Burkina Faso, you would:
local_dining

pay 12.7% more for restaurants

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.24
CFA1,880
$3.41
CFA1,979
+5.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.12
CFA2,968
$6.83
CFA3,958
+33.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.77
CFA445
$0.78
CFA451
+1.4%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $1.02
CFA594
$0.42
CFA245
-58.8%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 63.1% less for groceries

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$3.41
CFA1,979
$0.39
CFA229
-88.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $7.25
CFA4,205
Milk (1 gallon) $8.37
CFA4,851
$6.64
CFA3,850
-20.6%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.05
CFA1,187
$2.05
CFA1,187
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $12.38
CFA7,181
$2.32
CFA1,346
-81.2%
Apples (1 lb) $1.55
CFA898
$0.85
CFA494
-45.0%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.39
CFA224
$0.63
CFA367
+63.3%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.55
CFA898
$0.89
CFA514
-42.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.77
CFA449
$0.65
CFA379
-15.5%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.77
CFA449
$0.46
CFA269
-40.0%
Onions (1 lb) $0.77
CFA449
$0.29
CFA168
-62.5%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 31.4% less for transportation

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.99
CFA2,312
$4.41
CFA2,554
+10.5%
Monthly public transit pass $25.60
CFA14,842
$25.60
CFA14,842
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,036.80
CFA13,357,889
$15,784.47
CFA9,152,627
-31.5%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $4.61
CFA2,672
$15.36
CFA8,905
+233.3%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of transportation
home

pay 46.8% more for housing

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$201.93
CFA117,088
$62.57
CFA36,281
-69.0%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $187.71
CFA108,842
$506.60
CFA293,750
+169.9%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $81.06
CFA47,000
$238.90
CFA138,526
+194.7%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$150.07
CFA87,015
$103.43
CFA59,975
-31.1%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 76.7% less for childcare

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $221.84
CFA128,632
$106.65
CFA61,842
-51.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $13,651.44
CFA7,915,786
$3,128.45
CFA1,814,034
-77.1%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 1.3% less for entertainment and sports

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.71
CFA989
$1.45
CFA841
-15.0%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.41
CFA1,979
$2.32
CFA1,343
-32.1%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.45
CFA841
$1.19
CFA693
-17.6%
Monthly membership at local gym $51.19
CFA29,684
$46.07
CFA26,716
-10.0%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $2.56
CFA1,484
$8.53
CFA4,947
+233.3%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 50.7% less for clothing

  Burkina Faso help_outline Senegal help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$85.32
CFA49,474
$25.60
CFA14,842
-70.0%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$53.33
CFA30,921
$20.48
CFA11,874
-61.6%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$102.39
CFA59,368
$63.99
CFA37,105
-37.5%
Men's business shoes (leather) $51.19
CFA29,684
$34.13
CFA19,789
-33.3%

Burkina Faso vs. Senegal - Cost of clothing
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