Cost of Living Comparison

SLL
COMPARED TO
KRW
If you lived in South Korea instead of Sierra Leone, you would:
local_dining

pay (unknown) more for restaurants

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant ?? $5.75
₩6,535
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
?? $5.20
₩5,904
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) ?? $1.36
₩1,541
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) ?? $0.68
₩773

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay (unknown) more for groceries

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
?? $2.12
₩2,409
Local cheese (8 oz) ?? $5.71
₩6,482
Milk (1 gallon) ?? $7.43
₩8,439
Eggs
1 dozen
?? $2.76
₩3,139
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) ?? $4.19
₩4,760
Apples (1 lb) ?? $2.89
₩3,281
Bananas (1 lb) ?? $1.71
₩1,942
Oranges (1 lb) ?? $2.11
₩2,401
Tomatoes (1 lb) ?? $2.53
₩2,878
Potatoes (1 lb) ?? $1.69
₩1,926
Onions (1 lb) ?? $1.20
₩1,365

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay (unknown) more for transportation

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) ?? $4.91
₩5,582
Monthly public transit pass ?? $42.59
₩48,389
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $24,652.60
₩28,007,083
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $9.96
₩11,311

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of transportation
home

pay (unknown) more for housing

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
?? $22.99
₩26,116
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area ?? $483.05
₩548,774
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center ?? $346.46
₩393,605
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
?? $96.20
₩109,290

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of housing
child_care

pay (unknown) more for childcare

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly ?? $337.27
₩383,158
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters ?? $16,907.98
₩19,208,647

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay (unknown) more for entertainment and sports

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) ?? $2.91
₩3,310
Cappuccino in mid-range area ?? $3.65
₩4,150
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
?? $3.79
₩4,307
Monthly membership at local gym ?? $46.16
₩52,442
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $8.53
₩9,692

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Sierra Leone South Korea help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $50.89
₩57,816
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $32.43
₩36,841
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $72.85
₩82,760
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $117.15
₩133,092

Sierra Leone vs. South Korea - Cost of clothing
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