Republic of the Congo is 33.5% more expensive than United Kingdom.

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

pay 1.8% more for restaurants

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $16.45
£13.65
$10.60
FCFA6,828
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.12
£5.91
$9.50
FCFA6,117
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.71
£1.42
$1.70
FCFA1,091

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pay 65.1% more for groceries

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Bread
1 loaf
$1.19
£0.99
$1.63
FCFA1,050
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.41
£2.83
$6.92
FCFA4,454
Milk (1 gallon) $4.30
£3.57
$6.67
FCFA4,296

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pay 24.8% less for transportation

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Gasoline (1 gallon) $7.17
£5.95
$4.49
FCFA2,888
Monthly public transit pass $92.01
£76.36
$30.00
FCFA19,318
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,219.88
£20,098.72
$28,750.00
FCFA18,513,033

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pay 2.8 times more for housing

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$37.70
£31.29
$300.00
FCFA193,179
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,003.85
£833.04
$1,375.39
FCFA885,659
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $804.91
£667.95
$1,000.00
FCFA643,932

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pay 32.7% less for childcare

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,113.22
£923.80
$600.00
FCFA386,359
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,982.03
£13,262.59
$12,900.00
FCFA8,306,717

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pay 28.9% less for entertainment and sports

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.58
£3.80
$1.08
FCFA698
Cappuccino in mid-range area $3.39
£2.81
$3.70
FCFA2,384
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$13.94
£11.57
$2.67
FCFA1,718

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pay 71.0% more for clothing

 
United Kingdom
Republic of the Congo
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$71.73
£59.53
$55.00
FCFA35,416
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.82
£30.56
$66.67
FCFA42,929
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$76.65
£63.61
$131.25
FCFA84,516

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: October 2022
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