Cost of living in Papua New Guinea

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These numbers reflect the average prices of 2 cities in Papua New Guinea, such as Port Moresby, Lae, and more. To view the cost of living in a specific city in Papua New Guinea, search for a city above.
 
Cost
Range
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.79
PGK25.59
$4.82 - $14.17
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$5.67
PGK18.61
$5.67 - $8.50
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.32
PGK4.32
$0.85 - $1.98

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Cost
Range
Bread
1 loaf
$1.64
PGK5.40
$1.42 - $2.83
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.50
PGK11.50
$1.70 - $4.37
Milk (1 gallon) $5.99
PGK19.67
$5.36 - $6.44

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Cost
Range
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.81
PGK12.50
$3.22 - $4.29
Monthly public transit pass $14.17
PGK46.52
$13.60 - $14.17
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $36,841.43
PGK120,951.12
$34,007.47 - $56,679.12

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Cost
Range
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$415.65
PGK1,364.58
$56.68 - $850.19
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,643.69
PGK5,396.28
$566.79 - $4,534.33
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $694.32
PGK2,279.46
$226.72 - $1,133.58

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Cost
Range
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $417.22
PGK1,369.75
$188.93 - $708.49
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $6,022.16
PGK19,770.86
$3,400.75 - $11,335.82

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Cost
Range
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.55
PGK8.37
$1.70 - $2.83
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.02
PGK9.92
$0.85 - $3.68
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.66
PGK21.86
$5.67 - $8.50

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Cost
Range
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$41.09
PGK134.91
$17.00 - $85.02
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$45.27
PGK148.63
$14.17 - $56.68
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$70.85
PGK232.60
$28.34 - $99.19

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