Burundi is 13.5% cheaper than China.

If you lived in Burundi instead of China, you would:

pay 69.5% more for restaurants

 
China
Burundi
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.40
CN¥23.06
$4.00
BIF6,868
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.44
CN¥36.89
$3.79
BIF6,517
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.52
CN¥3.51
$0.71
BIF1,215

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pay 7.1% less for groceries

 
China
Burundi
Bread
1 loaf
$1.82
CN¥12.31
$0.88
BIF1,505
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.98
CN¥47.33
$4.30
BIF7,378
Milk (1 gallon) $7.82
CN¥53.01
$2.79
BIF4,798

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pay 36.3% more for transportation

 
China
Burundi
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.16
CN¥28.21
$4.60
BIF7,894
Monthly public transit pass $17.84
CN¥120.98
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New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $22,106.75
CN¥149,936.81
$12,114.05
BIF20,804,664

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pay 16.3% less for housing

 
China
Burundi
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$14.92
CN¥101.17
$25.76
BIF44,241
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $404.30
CN¥2,742.13
$318.18
BIF546,436
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $256.14
CN¥1,737.27
$122.92
BIF211,110

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pay 89.9% less for childcare

 
China
Burundi
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $443.85
CN¥3,010.34
$60.57
BIF104,023
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $16,577.11
CN¥112,432.56
$1,090.26
BIF1,872,420

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pay 31.5% less for entertainment and sports

 
China
Burundi
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.06
CN¥7.17
$0.68
BIF1,173
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.94
CN¥26.72
$2.00
BIF3,426
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.36
CN¥22.76
$4.05
BIF6,952

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pay 55.8% less for clothing

 
China
Burundi
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$66.87
CN¥453.56
$18.71
BIF32,126
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.65
CN¥262.17
$3.63
BIF6,241
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$95.94
CN¥650.72
$37.41
BIF64,252

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