Republic of the Congo is 1.5% cheaper than Iceland.

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

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pay 30.0% less for restaurants

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.51
ISK2,705
$14.00
FCFA8,496
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$16.45
ISK2,280
$8.94
FCFA5,424
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.70
ISK375
$2.09
FCFA1,271

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pay 2.7% more for groceries

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Bread
1 loaf
$3.16
ISK437
$1.53
FCFA931
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.72
ISK931
$4.61
FCFA2,800
Milk (1 gallon) $6.27
ISK869
$7.14
FCFA4,337

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pay 37.0% less for transportation

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Gasoline (1 gallon) $8.42
ISK1,167
$5.17
FCFA3,135
Monthly public transit pass $68.29
ISK9,466
$21.74
FCFA13,195
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $39,714.69
ISK5,504,456
$28,585.40
FCFA17,350,108

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pay 2.5 times more for housing

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$74.47
ISK10,322
$156.50
FCFA94,989
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,518.94
ISK210,525
$1,030.70
FCFA625,591
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,325.48
ISK183,711
$381.29
FCFA231,425

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pay 15.4% less for childcare

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $254.97
ISK35,338
$214.14
FCFA129,977
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $5,993.83
ISK830,744
$5,100.00
FCFA3,095,481

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pay 30.1% less for entertainment and sports

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $9.37
ISK1,299
$2.85
FCFA1,730
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.61
ISK639
$4.18
FCFA2,538
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$11.22
ISK1,555
$3.50
FCFA2,124

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pay 48.0% less for clothing

 
Iceland
Republic of the Congo
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$108.23
ISK15,001
$35.42
FCFA21,496
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$59.73
ISK8,279
$35.56
FCFA21,581
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$146.94
ISK20,366
$92.22
FCFA55,975

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