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 ?? $2.35
₭19,380
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $6.00
₭49,482
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.80
₭6,599
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.73
₭6,004

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
₭16,552
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $14.00
₭115,444
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $10.54
₭86,884
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $2.05
₭16,892
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $1.52
₭12,532
Apples (1 lb) ?? $1.93
₭15,898
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $0.79
₭6,546
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

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Sierra Leone 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) ?? $39.61
₭326,632

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
?? $69.58
₭573,850
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $668.75
₭5,515,181
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $400.00
₭3,298,800
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $87.30
₭719,967

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 ?? $187.58
₭1,546,965
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $5,667.72
₭46,741,701

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) ?? $1.33
₭10,938
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $2.48
₭20,415
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $3.33
₭27,421
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $57.51
₭474,272
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $5.00
₭41,235

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
?? $115.00
₭948,405
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $73.00
₭602,031

Sierra Leone vs. Laos - Cost of clothing
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