Cost of Living Comparison

SLL
COMPARED TO
LAK
If you lived in Laos instead of Sierra Leone, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $3.00
₭24,741
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $6.02
₭49,668
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.72
₭5,978
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.54
₭4,430

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $2.01
₭16,610
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $18.00
₭148,418
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $8.37
₭68,992
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $1.46
₭12,080
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $1.45
₭11,970
Apples (1 lb) ?? $2.27
₭18,704
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.45
₭3,741
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $0.91
₭7,482
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.45
₭3,741
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $0.51
₭4,174
Onions (1 lb) ?? $0.54
₭4,489

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $3.88
₭32,006
Monthly public transit pass ?? $4.50
₭37,112
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $28,000.00
₭230,915,995
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $22.16
₭182,722

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $76.22
₭628,620
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $590.00
₭4,865,730
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $375.00
₭3,092,625
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $53.46
₭440,850

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $235.00
₭1,938,045
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $5,801.27
₭47,843,041

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $1.20
₭9,918
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $2.42
₭19,978
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $2.38
₭19,587
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $43.24
₭356,593
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $5.50
₭45,351

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

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Sierra Leone Laos help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $70.00
₭577,290
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $48.00
₭395,856
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $103.33
₭852,190
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $49.00
₭404,103

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of clothing
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