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 ?? $4.00
BIF6,868
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $3.79
BIF6,517
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.71
BIF1,215
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.15
BIF1,973

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $0.88
BIF1,505
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $4.30
BIF7,378
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $2.79
BIF4,798
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $2.66
BIF4,576
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $3.44
BIF5,912
Apples (1 lb) ?? $1.59
BIF2,726
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.40
BIF682
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.62
BIF1,063
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.49
BIF840
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.34
BIF580
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.42
BIF725

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Sierra Leone Burundi help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $4.60
BIF7,894
Monthly public transit pass ?? ??
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $12,114.05
BIF20,804,664
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $10.70
BIF18,382

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
?? $25.76
BIF44,241
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $318.18
BIF546,436
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $122.92
BIF211,110
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $15.65
BIF26,871

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 ?? $60.57
BIF104,023
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $1,090.26
BIF1,872,420

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) ?? $0.68
BIF1,173
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $2.00
BIF3,426
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $4.05
BIF6,952
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $16.18
BIF27,781
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
?? $18.71
BIF32,126
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $3.63
BIF6,241
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $37.41
BIF64,252
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $91.07
BIF156,411

Sierra Leone vs. Burundi - Cost of clothing
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