Cost of living comparison

compared to

Italy is 3.1 times more expensive than N'djamena.

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

pay 2.3 times more for restaurants

 
N'djamena
Italy
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $3.21
FCFA1,844
$14.35
€12.58
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$12.83
FCFA7,376
$8.28
€7.26
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.88
FCFA507
$2.18
€1.92

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pay 2.4% more for groceries

 
N'djamena
Italy
Bread
1 loaf
?? $1.63
€1.43
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.01
FCFA2,305
$6.40
€5.61
Milk (1 gallon) $6.37
FCFA3,665
$4.35
€3.81

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pay 3.1 times more for transportation

 
N'djamena
Italy
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.31
FCFA1,903
$8.47
€7.43
Monthly public transit pass $16.04
FCFA9,220
$36.88
€32.34
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $23,486.94
€20,595.73

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pay 46.6% more for housing

 
N'djamena
Italy
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$74.84
FCFA43,025
$29.40
€25.78
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,117.69
FCFA642,585
$560.05
€491.11
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $118.27
FCFA67,995
$428.17
€375.46

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pay 10.2 times more for childcare

 
N'djamena
Italy
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $29.67
FCFA17,056
$431.71
€378.57
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,603.65
FCFA921,970
$9,518.89
€8,347.12

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pay 75.7% more for entertainment and sports

 
N'djamena
Italy
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.65
FCFA1,521
$4.48
€3.93
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.74
FCFA999
$1.48
€1.30
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.92
FCFA1,106
$5.97
€5.24

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pay 52.8% more for clothing

 
N'djamena
Italy
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$25.39
FCFA14,598
$72.84
€63.88
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$88.20
FCFA50,708
$34.55
€30.29
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$50.78
FCFA29,196
$82.76
€72.58

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