Burkina Faso is 28.4% cheaper than Canada.

If you lived in Burkina Faso instead of Canada, you would:

pay 71.7% less for restaurants

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $13.78
CA$17.54
$0.92
CFA535
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.68
CA$11.04
$2.40
CFA1,392
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.83
CA$2.33
$0.62
CFA357

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pay 39.9% less for groceries

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Bread
1 loaf
$2.36
CA$3.01
$0.92
CFA535
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.37
CA$6.83
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Milk (1 gallon) $7.88
CA$10.02
$6.99
CFA4,054

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pay 26.3% less for transportation

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.55
CA$4.52
$4.14
CFA2,399
Monthly public transit pass $68.16
CA$86.73
$16.62
CFA9,638
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,077.97
CA$28,093.33
$27,701.60
CFA16,062,773

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pay 7.8% less for housing

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$67.33
CA$85.67
$115.42
CFA66,928
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $997.16
CA$1,268.84
$289.33
CFA167,767
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $845.39
CA$1,075.73
$115.42
CFA66,928

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pay 17.6% less for childcare

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $760.54
CA$967.75
$178.52
CFA103,516
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,449.85
CA$13,297.02
$14,774.19
CFA8,566,812

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pay 54.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.13
CA$6.52
$1.29
CFA750
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.44
CA$4.38
$1.85
CFA1,071
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$12.07
CA$15.36
$1.66
CFA964

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pay 18.4% more for clothing

 
Canada
Burkina Faso
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$51.45
CA$65.47
$92.34
CFA53,543
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.02
CA$48.38
$57.71
CFA33,464
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$82.73
CA$105.28
$73.87
CFA42,834

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