Cost of Living Comparison

SHP
COMPARED TO
AFN
If you lived in Afghanistan instead of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $2.13
AFN146
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $3.57
AFN244
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.29
AFN20
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.16
AFN11

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $0.41
AFN28
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $2.04
AFN139
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $2.50
AFN171
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $1.29
AFN88
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $1.30
AFN89
Apples (1 lb) ?? $0.30
AFN20
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.38
AFN26
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.34
AFN23
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.25
AFN17
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.17
AFN11
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.14
AFN10

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $2.17
AFN148
Monthly public transit pass ?? $17.83
AFN1,218
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $10,279.10
AFN701,960
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $4.95
AFN338

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $240.59
AFN16,430
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $100.31
AFN6,850
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $62.89
AFN4,295
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $34.99
AFN2,390

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $20.86
AFN1,424
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $1,082.95
AFN73,955

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $4.16
AFN284
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $0.90
AFN61
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $1.08
AFN74
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $9.13
AFN623
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $1.91
AFN130

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Afghanistan help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $19.74
AFN1,348
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $31.57
AFN2,156
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $31.99
AFN2,185
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $39.17
AFN2,675

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha vs. Afghanistan - Cost of clothing
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