Republic of the Congo is 26.7% more expensive than United Kingdom.

If you lived in Republic of the Congo instead of United Kingdom, you would:

pay 8.0% less for restaurants

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $17.81
£13.76
$15.00
FCFA8,624
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.97
£6.16
$10.00
FCFA5,749
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.86
£1.44
$1.64
FCFA943

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pay 95.0% more for groceries

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Bread
1 loaf
$1.37
£1.06
$1.39
FCFA797
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.82
£2.95
$7.83
FCFA4,504
Milk (1 gallon) $4.80
£3.71
$8.33
FCFA4,788

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pay 17.3% less for transportation

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Gasoline (1 gallon) $6.75
£5.21
$3.16
FCFA1,817
Monthly public transit pass $100.97
£78.01
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New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,928.94
£20,805.84
$35,000.00
FCFA20,122,199

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pay 2.5 times more for housing

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$43.51
£33.62
$266.67
FCFA153,312
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,061.39
£820.05
$1,250.79
FCFA719,102
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $877.47
£677.95
$1,700.00
FCFA977,364

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pay 32.8% less for childcare

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,257.47
£971.55
$300.00
FCFA172,476
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $17,904.66
£13,833.50
$19,800.00
FCFA11,383,416

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pay 31.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.04
£3.90
$1.50
FCFA862
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.81
£2.94
$3.60
FCFA2,072
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$15.26
£11.79
$1.57
FCFA900

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pay 27.1% more for clothing

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$79.67
£61.56
$44.88
FCFA25,802
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.25
£31.87
$58.33
FCFA33,537
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$85.80
£66.29
$155.00
FCFA89,113

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