Cost of living comparison

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N'djamena is 7.4% cheaper than Italy.

If you lived in N'djamena instead of Italy, you would:

pay 24.7% less for restaurants

 
Italy
N'djamena
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.28
€14.27
$3.69
FCFA2,123
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.39
€8.23
$14.77
FCFA8,494
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.48
€2.17
$1.02
FCFA584

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pay 70.8% more for groceries

 
Italy
N'djamena
Bread
1 loaf
$1.86
€1.63
$8.00
FCFA4,599
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.41
€6.50
$4.62
FCFA2,654
Milk (1 gallon) $4.98
€4.36
$7.53
FCFA4,331

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pay 60.5% less for transportation

 
Italy
N'djamena
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.99
€6.13
$3.81
FCFA2,192
Monthly public transit pass $43.01
€37.72
$18.47
FCFA10,617
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,336.31
€23,094.33
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pay 18.3% more for housing

 
Italy
N'djamena
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$34.75
€30.47
$86.18
FCFA49,548
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $639.56
€560.83
$1,200.00
FCFA689,904
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $490.87
€430.44
$136.20
FCFA78,304

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pay 88.8% less for childcare

 
Italy
N'djamena
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $498.43
€437.07
$34.17
FCFA19,642
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,939.46
€10,469.72
$1,846.77
FCFA1,061,747

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pay 22.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
Italy
N'djamena
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.00
€4.38
$6.00
FCFA3,451
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.68
€1.47
$2.00
FCFA1,150
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.74
€5.91
$2.22
FCFA1,274

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pay 10.6% more for clothing

 
Italy
N'djamena
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$87.77
€76.97
$29.24
FCFA16,811
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$37.94
€33.27
$101.57
FCFA58,396
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$97.30
€85.32
$58.48
FCFA33,622

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