Cost of Living Comparison

GMD
COMPARED TO
GBP

Gambia, The is 94.6% cheaper than United Kingdom.

If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Gambia, The, you would:
local_dining

pay 3.7 times more for restaurants

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $2.27
GMD101.85
$15.63
£12.08
+589.2%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$3.01
GMD135.30
$6.74
£5.21
+123.7%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.00
GMD45.10
$1.52
£1.18
+51.8%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.50
GMD22.55
$1.15
£0.88
+128.0%

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 51.5% more for groceries

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$0.14
GMD6.31
$1.22
£0.94
+769.4%
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $3.21
£2.48
Milk (1 gallon) $5.58
GMD250.38
$4.29
£3.31
-23.1%
Eggs
1 dozen
$1.80
GMD80.88
$2.30
£1.78
+27.9%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $0.91
GMD40.91
$3.26
£2.52
+257.6%
Apples (1 lb) $1.09
GMD49.10
$1.02
£0.79
-6.8%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.87
GMD38.87
$0.61
£0.47
-29.5%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.82
GMD36.82
$0.93
£0.72
+13.1%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.55
GMD24.55
$0.99
£0.76
+80.9%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.46
GMD20.46
$0.66
£0.51
+44.2%
Onions (1 lb) $0.46
GMD20.46
$0.57
£0.44
+26.0%

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 7.2 times more for transportation

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.73
GMD167.30
$5.98
£4.62
+60.6%
Monthly public transit pass $10.04
GMD450.98
$80.21
£61.97
+698.5%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $22,773.83
£17,595.51
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $3.58
GMD160.55
$23.44
£18.11
+555.6%

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of transportation
home

pay 5.8 times more for housing

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$75.33
GMD3,382.38
$37.35
£28.86
-50.4%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $164.61
GMD7,391.16
$908.65
£702.04
+452.0%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $40.18
GMD1,803.94
$754.23
£582.73
+1777.3%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$38.40
GMD1,724.35
$141.49
£109.32
+268.4%

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 33.7 times more for childcare

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $70.31
GMD3,156.89
$1,034.26
£799.09
+1371.0%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $401.77
GMD18,039.37
$14,894.38
£11,507.69
+3607.2%

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 3.0 times more for entertainment and sports

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.00
GMD45.10
$4.30
£3.32
+328.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.61
GMD72.16
$3.28
£2.53
+104.0%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.51
GMD67.65
$12.12
£9.36
+704.2%
Monthly membership at local gym $15.07
GMD676.48
$38.68
£29.89
+156.7%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $12.45
£9.62

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay 90.9% more for clothing

  Gambia, The help_outline United Kingdom help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$8.04
GMD360.79
$68.21
£52.70
+748.9%
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$8.04
GMD360.79
$36.08
£27.88
+349.0%
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$56.25
GMD2,525.51
$74.75
£57.75
+32.9%
Men's business shoes (leather) $60.27
GMD2,705.91
$74.08
£57.23
+22.9%

Gambia, The vs. United Kingdom - Cost of clothing
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