Timor-Leste is 9.7% cheaper than Republic of the Congo.

If you lived in Timor-Leste instead of Republic of the Congo, you would:

pay 31.2% less for restaurants

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $10.60
FCFA6,096
$5.00
 
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.50
FCFA5,462
$6.00
 
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.70
FCFA974
$1.67
 

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pay 11.8% less for groceries

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Bread
1 loaf
$1.63
FCFA938
$1.98
 
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.92
FCFA3,977
$2.75
 
Milk (1 gallon) $6.67
FCFA3,836
$6.89
 

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pay 34.7% more for transportation

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.49
FCFA2,579
$3.64
 
Monthly public transit pass $30.00
FCFA17,248
$60.00
 
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $28,750.00
FCFA16,528,950
$18,000.00
 

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pay 49.2% less for housing

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$300.00
FCFA172,476
$82.50
 
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,375.39
FCFA790,741
$680.00
 
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,000.00
FCFA574,920
$512.50
 

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pay 0.2% more for childcare

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $600.00
FCFA344,952
$333.33
 
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $12,900.00
FCFA7,416,468
$18,666.67
 

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pay 24.5% more for entertainment and sports

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.08
FCFA623
$3.00
 
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.70
FCFA2,129
$3.17
 
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.67
FCFA1,534
$1.50
 

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pay 35.4% less for clothing

 
Republic of the Congo
Timor-Leste
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$55.00
FCFA31,621
$61.67
 
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$66.67
FCFA38,328
$37.50
 
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$131.25
FCFA75,458
$76.25
 

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