Gabon is 32.1% cheaper than Massachusetts.

If you lived in Gabon instead of Massachusetts, you would:

pay 32.5% less for restaurants

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.87
 
$9.37
FCFA5,386
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.60
 
$11.63
FCFA6,684
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.28
 
$0.84
FCFA484

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pay 15.5% less for groceries

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Bread
1 loaf
$3.14
 
$1.71
FCFA983
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.95
 
$4.41
FCFA2,535
Milk (1 gallon) $3.85
 
$7.02
FCFA4,035

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pay 12.5% less for transportation

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.67
 
$3.82
FCFA2,194
Monthly public transit pass $65.81
 
$48.11
FCFA27,659
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,099.38
 
$28,865.69
FCFA16,595,460

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pay 51.8% less for housing

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$73.92
 
$54.26
FCFA31,193
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,897.57
 
$882.01
FCFA507,084
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,547.61
 
$470.40
FCFA270,445

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pay 86.3% less for childcare

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,504.98
 
$93.55
FCFA53,782
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $22,736.36
 
$4,810.95
FCFA2,765,910

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pay 45.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $6.06
 
$0.80
FCFA461
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.55
 
$2.41
FCFA1,383
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$11.00
 
$1.60
FCFA922

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pay 18.8% more for clothing

 
Massachusetts
Gabon
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.01
 
$38.09
FCFA21,897
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.01
 
$85.53
FCFA49,172
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$76.53
 
$68.96
FCFA39,645

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