Cost of Living Comparison

SLL
COMPARED TO
BIF
If you lived in Burundi instead of Sierra Leone, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $2.98
BIF5,124
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? ??
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.82
BIF1,402
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.54
BIF920

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $1.10
BIF1,885
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $4.41
BIF7,576
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $2.60
BIF4,469
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $2.69
BIF4,617
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? ??
Apples (1 lb) ?? $0.81
BIF1,395
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.35
BIF604
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.51
BIF872
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.44
BIF750
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.33
BIF558
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.34
BIF579

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $4.00
BIF6,867
Monthly public transit pass ?? $6.68
BIF11,464
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $11,193.45
BIF19,223,623
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $9.88
BIF16,961

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $33.58
BIF57,671
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $277.64
BIF476,812
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $152.26
BIF261,491
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $18.19
BIF31,238

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $55.97
BIF96,118
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $1,007.41
BIF1,730,126

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $1.02
BIF1,744
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $1.75
BIF3,004
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $4.30
BIF7,387
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $17.52
BIF30,084
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? ??

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $11.19
BIF19,224
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $3.36
BIF5,767
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $22.39
BIF38,447
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? ??

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of clothing
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