Cost of Living Comparison

MMK
COMPARED TO
ARS

Burma is 2.6 times more expensive than Argentina.

If you lived in Argentina instead of Burma, you would:
local_dining

pay 40.9% more for restaurants

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.67
K5,039
$6.49
$110.02
+77.1%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.97
K6,826
$5.24
$88.87
+5.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.59
K816
$0.97
$16.39
+63.0%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.33
K449
$0.76
$12.87
+132.3%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 47.3% less for groceries

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$1.15
K1,580
$1.16
$19.58
+0.5%
Local cheese (8 oz) $12.50
K17,179
$3.17
$53.77
-74.6%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.67
K7,793
$3.56
$60.27
-37.3%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.55
K2,124
$1.65
$27.96
+6.7%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.61
K3,584
$1.81
$30.63
-30.7%
Apples (1 lb) $1.36
K1,873
$0.64
$10.81
-53.2%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.68
K935
$0.60
$10.16
-11.9%
Oranges (1 lb) $1.29
K1,766
$0.40
$6.72
-69.2%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.40
K546
$0.56
$9.53
+41.6%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.44
K604
$0.31
$5.20
-30.2%
Onions (1 lb) $0.42
K577
$0.34
$5.74
-19.3%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 61.8% less for transportation

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.51
K3,449
$3.48
$59.02
+38.8%
Monthly public transit pass $10.88
K14,957
$18.69
$316.74
+71.7%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $40,134.72
K55,157,145
$15,309.66
$259,452.84
-61.9%
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $9.03
K12,407
$6.88
$116.55
-23.8%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of transportation
home

pay 47.1% less for housing

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$125.56
K172,564
$31.89
$540.44
-74.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $522.22
K717,690
$232.80
$3,945.20
-55.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $280.56
K385,568
$184.39
$3,124.88
-34.3%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$26.31
K36,164
$55.98
$948.64
+112.7%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 61.5% less for childcare

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $479.17
K658,519
$94.38
$1,599.48
-80.3%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,725.00
K9,242,168
$2,681.70
$45,446.74
-60.1%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 52.7% less for entertainment and sports

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.20
K1,649
$2.00
$33.89
+66.6%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.26
K3,100
$1.56
$26.47
-30.8%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.33
K3,207
$1.88
$31.90
-19.3%
Monthly membership at local gym $56.31
K77,392
$20.83
$352.99
-63.0%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $2.72
K3,742
$4.36
$73.94
+60.3%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 1.6% less for clothing

  Burma help_outline Argentina help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$29.17
K40,084
$48.01
$813.65
+64.6%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$23.41
K32,167
$36.23
$614.06
+54.8%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$83.54
K114,804
$63.37
$1,073.99
-24.1%
Men's business shoes (leather) $83.31
K114,495
$68.26
$1,156.74
-18.1%

Burma vs. Argentina - Cost of clothing
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