Cost of Living Comparison

XPF
COMPARED TO
SBD

Solomon Islands is 211.1 times more expensive than French Polynesia.

If you lived in Solomon Islands instead of French Polynesia, you would:
local_dining

pay 17.1% more for restaurants

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.43
CFPF1,617
$6.01
$47.22
-61.0%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.58
CFPF1,004
$14.46
$113.62
+51.0%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.87
CFPF195
$2.71
$21.30
+45.4%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.91
CFPF95
$1.21
$9.47
+33.0%
Average +17.1%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 42.6% more for groceries

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.48
CFPF50
$1.27
$9.94
+163.5%
Local cheese (8 oz) $9.06
CFPF950
$9.04
$71.01
-0.3%
Milk (1 gallon) $4.67
CFPF489
$11.41
$89.61
+144.5%
Eggs
1 dozen
$4.52
CFPF474
$5.06
$39.77
+11.9%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $4.73
CFPF495
$4.26
$33.50
-9.8%
Apples (1 lb) $1.85
CFPF194
$1.64
$12.88
-11.3%
Bananas (1 lb) $1.03
CFPF108
$0.55
$4.29
-46.8%
Oranges (1 lb) $2.01
CFPF211
$2.73
$21.47
+35.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $2.69
CFPF282
$1.81
$14.20
-32.9%
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $2.02
$15.89
Onions (1 lb) $0.49
CFPF52
$1.34
$10.52
+171.5%
Average +42.6%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 6.7% less for transportation

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.85
CFPF403
$3.93
$30.87
+2.1%
Monthly public transit pass $18.13
CFPF1,899
??
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $53,470.17
CFPF5,602,337
??
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $18.49
CFPF1,937
$15.64
$122.85
-15.4%
Average -6.7%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of transportation
home

pay 1472.8 times more for housing

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$81.87
CFPF8,578
$482,101.50
$3,787,383.60
+588785.6%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $898.97
CFPF94,190
$1,123.89
$8,829.30
+25.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $740.12
CFPF77,546
$481.19
$3,780.25
-35.0%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$184.81
CFPF19,363
$73.73
$579.25
-60.1%
Average +147178.9%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 84.9% less for childcare

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $362.51
CFPF37,982
$54.74
$430.03
-84.9%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $198.87
$1,562.30
Average -84.9%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 21.5% less for entertainment and sports

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $8.12
CFPF851
$4.22
$33.14
-48.0%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.17
CFPF332
$4.02
$31.56
+26.7%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.06
CFPF950
??
Monthly membership at local gym $101.20
CFPF10,603
$80.35
$631.23
-20.6%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema $12.91
CFPF1,353
$7.23
$56.81
-44.0%
Average -21.5%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 67.0% less for clothing

  French Polynesia help_outline Solomon Islands help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$74.01
CFPF7,755
$8.04
$63.12
-89.1%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$45.94
CFPF4,814
$8.44
$66.28
-81.6%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.89
CFPF9,733
$54.24
$426.08
-41.6%
Men's business shoes (leather) $135.94
CFPF14,243
$60.26
$473.42
-55.7%
Average -67.0%

French Polynesia vs. Solomon Islands - Cost of clothing
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