Australia is 21.0% more expensive than Democratic Republic of the Congo.

If you lived in Australia instead of Democratic Republic of the Congo, you would:

pay 10.1% more for restaurants

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.00
CDF23,052.45
$14.29
A$18.47
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.00
CDF15,368.30
$8.94
A$11.56
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.64
CDF2,520.40
$2.43
A$3.14

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pay 26.7% less for groceries

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Bread
1 loaf
$1.26
CDF1,940.25
$1.96
A$2.54
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.83
CDF12,038.50
$3.78
A$4.89
Milk (1 gallon) $7.67
CDF11,780.51
$4.63
A$5.99

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pay 44.5% more for transportation

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $5.00
CDF7,679.15
$5.19
A$6.71
Monthly public transit pass $30.00
CDF46,104.90
$94.36
A$122.03
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $35,000.00
CDF53,789,048.46
$20,007.07
A$25,873.08

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pay 53.9% less for housing

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$300.00
CDF461,048.99
$53.73
A$69.49
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $2,750.00
CDF4,226,282.38
$1,178.33
A$1,523.82
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $925.00
CDF1,421,567.71
$887.86
A$1,148.17

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pay 53.2% more for childcare

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $850.00
CDF1,306,305.46
$1,443.46
A$1,866.68
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,500.00
CDF14,599,884.58
$12,985.05
A$16,792.23

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pay 2.2 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.50
CDF2,305.24
$5.66
A$7.31
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.83
CDF7,428.01
$3.21
A$4.15
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$5.00
CDF7,684.15
$24.97
A$32.29

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pay 2.7% less for clothing

 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Australia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$35.00
CDF53,789.05
$68.91
A$89.11
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$58.33
CDF89,648.41
$40.95
A$52.96
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$210.00
CDF322,734.29
$94.94
A$122.77

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