Cost of Living Comparison

SHP
COMPARED TO
LAK
If you lived in Laos 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 Laos help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $2.60
₭21,442
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $5.00
₭41,235
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.88
₭7,231
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.69
₭5,696

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

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Laos help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $2.09
₭17,264
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $14.00
₭115,444
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $9.87
₭81,435
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $2.32
₭19,112
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $1.66
₭13,654
Apples (1 lb) ?? $1.93
₭15,898
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.76
₭6,266
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $1.02
₭8,417
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.57
₭4,676
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.71
₭5,892
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.61
₭5,050

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

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Laos help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $4.00
₭32,992
Monthly public transit pass ?? ??
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $35,000.00
₭288,644,994
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $26.45
₭218,158

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

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Laos help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $69.58
₭573,850
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $592.80
₭4,888,849
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $324.33
₭2,674,722
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $74.56
₭614,877

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

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Laos help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $187.58
₭1,546,965
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $5,667.72
₭46,741,701

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

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Laos help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $1.30
₭10,721
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $2.39
₭19,713
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $2.60
₭21,442
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $43.21
₭356,376
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $5.50
₭45,351

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

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Laos help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $102.15
₭842,445
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $57.29
₭472,479
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $109.96
₭906,821
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $61.47
₭506,929

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