Gabon is 24.5% cheaper than United States.

If you lived in Gabon instead of United States, you would:

pay 25.6% less for restaurants

 
United States
Gabon
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.20
 
$9.37
FCFA6,032
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.21
 
$11.63
FCFA7,487
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.01
 
$0.84
FCFA542

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pay 1.7% less for groceries

 
United States
Gabon
Bread
1 loaf
$2.85
 
$1.71
FCFA1,101
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.66
 
$4.41
FCFA2,840
Milk (1 gallon) $3.38
 
$7.02
FCFA4,520

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pay 9.6% less for transportation

 
United States
Gabon
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.54
 
$3.82
FCFA2,458
Monthly public transit pass $64.19
 
$48.11
FCFA30,979
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,050.13
 
$28,865.69
FCFA18,587,527

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pay 42.6% less for housing

 
United States
Gabon
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$68.65
 
$54.26
FCFA34,938
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,446.14
 
$882.01
FCFA567,952
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,166.13
 
$470.40
FCFA302,908

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pay 79.2% less for childcare

 
United States
Gabon
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $980.97
 
$93.55
FCFA60,237
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $14,983.58
 
$4,810.95
FCFA3,097,921

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pay 34.7% less for entertainment and sports

 
United States
Gabon
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.14
 
$0.80
FCFA516
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.34
 
$2.41
FCFA1,549
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.25
 
$1.60
FCFA1,033

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pay 21.8% more for clothing

 
United States
Gabon
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$44.10
 
$38.09
FCFA24,525
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.31
 
$85.53
FCFA55,074
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.71
 
$68.96
FCFA44,404

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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: August 2022
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