Cost of living comparison

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Tunis is 56.3% cheaper than Rome.

If you lived in Tunis instead of Rome, you would:

pay 72.0% less for restaurants

 
Rome
Tunis
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.99
€19.62
$2.63
TND8.120
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.42
€8.26
$4.27
TND13.200
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.89
€1.85
$0.54
TND1.660

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pay 58.8% less for groceries

 
Rome
Tunis
Bread
1 loaf
$1.63
€1.60
$0.16
TND0.500
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.60
€7.47
$4.35
TND13.440
Milk (1 gallon) $5.42
€5.32
$1.65
TND5.110

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pay 42.4% less for transportation

 
Rome
Tunis
Gasoline (1 gallon) $8.03
€7.88
$2.69
TND8.320
Monthly public transit pass $36.82
€36.14
$13.47
TND41.620
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,298.13
€25,816.00
$36,787.65
TND113,685.130

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pay 65.1% less for housing

 
Rome
Tunis
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$29.82
€29.28
$20.47
TND63.250
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,121.35
€1,100.79
$230.79
TND713.200
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $748.49
€734.76
$180.45
TND557.640

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pay 77.7% less for childcare

 
Rome
Tunis
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $465.48
€456.94
$88.32
TND272.930
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,701.00
€10,504.82
$2,739.37
TND8,465.480

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pay 56.7% less for entertainment and sports

 
Rome
Tunis
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.26
€5.16
$1.64
TND5.080
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.51
€1.48
$0.79
TND2.440
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.31
€6.20
$2.96
TND9.140

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pay 21.6% less for clothing

 
Rome
Tunis
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$81.47
€79.98
$43.11
TND133.220
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.16
€37.46
$43.44
TND134.240
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.83
€91.13
$84.84
TND262.170

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