United States is 2.1 times more expensive than Senegal.

If you lived in United States instead of Senegal, you would:

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pay 65.0% more for restaurants

United States
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $8.26
F CFA4,977
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
F CFA4,977
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.45
F CFA875

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pay 99.8% more for groceries

United States
1 loaf
F CFA412
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.82
F CFA4,110
Milk (1 gallon) $9.41
F CFA5,673

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pay 38.8% more for transportation

United States
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.06
F CFA3,655
Monthly public transit pass $20.64
F CFA12,443
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $27,241.56
F CFA16,424,562

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pay 2.2 times more for housing

United States
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
F CFA28,853
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $925.69
F CFA558,117
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $363.71
F CFA219,291

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pay 3.9 times more for childcare

United States
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $251.78
F CFA151,803
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,059.27
F CFA5,462,044

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pay 2.6 times more for entertainment and sports

United States
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $2.48
F CFA1,493
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.91
F CFA2,357
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
F CFA796

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pay 13.3% more for clothing

United States
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
F CFA35,835
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
F CFA21,568
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
F CFA49,573

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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: May 2024
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