French Polynesia is 30.2% more expensive than Republic of the Congo.

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

pay 9.4% more for restaurants

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $10.28
FCFA6,227
$13.77
CFPF1,517
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.30
FCFA6,236
$11.93
CFPF1,314
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.04
FCFA1,234
$2.21
CFPF243

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pay 52.3% more for groceries

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Bread
1 loaf
$1.83
FCFA1,111
$2.37
CFPF261
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.38
FCFA3,255
$5.09
CFPF560
Milk (1 gallon) $6.92
FCFA4,191
$10.00
CFPF1,101

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pay 3.5% less for transportation

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.88
FCFA2,350
$4.88
CFPF538
Monthly public transit pass $30.00
FCFA18,166
$27.64
CFPF3,045
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $33,420.80
FCFA20,237,854
$23,954.82
CFPF2,638,889

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pay 31.5% more for housing

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$300.00
FCFA181,664
$100.73
CFPF11,097
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,000.79
FCFA606,023
$1,163.19
CFPF128,138
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $275.00
FCFA166,525
$921.34
CFPF101,496

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pay 87.5% less for childcare

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $775.00
FCFA469,299
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Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $7,400.00
FCFA4,481,046
$921.34
CFPF101,496

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pay 2.8 times more for entertainment and sports

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.08
FCFA656
$6.13
CFPF675
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.32
FCFA2,008
$3.53
CFPF389
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.67
FCFA1,615
$12.23
CFPF1,347

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pay 31.2% more for clothing

 
Republic of the Congo
French Polynesia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$57.50
FCFA34,819
$121.25
CFPF13,357
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$69.73
FCFA42,224
$90.04
CFPF9,919
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$117.50
FCFA71,152
$142.35
CFPF15,681

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: February 2024
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