United States is 4.9 times more expensive than Burkina Faso.

If you lived in United States instead of Burkina Faso, you would:

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pay 8.7 times more for restaurants

Burkina Faso
United States
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $0.83
F CFA505
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
F CFA1,313
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.77
F CFA471

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pay 2.4 times more for groceries

Burkina Faso
United States
1 loaf
F CFA542
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $6.30
Milk (1 gallon) $9.20
F CFA5,630

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pay 5.1 times more for transportation

Burkina Faso
United States
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.58
F CFA2,801
Monthly public transit pass $4.95
F CFA3,031
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $31,580.82

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pay 3.6 times more for housing

Burkina Faso
United States
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
F CFA25,205
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $412.75
F CFA252,558
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $206.38
F CFA126,279

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pay 6.2 times more for childcare

Burkina Faso
United States
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $123.83
F CFA75,768
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,210.19
F CFA9,306,973

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pay 3.5 times more for entertainment and sports

Burkina Faso
United States
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.16
F CFA707
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.24
F CFA758
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
F CFA1,010

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pay (unknown) more for clothing

Burkina Faso
United States
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $50.12
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $40.92
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $85.55

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: July 2024
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