Guinea-Bissau is 36.9% cheaper than United States.

If you lived in Guinea-Bissau instead of United States, you would:

pay 54.9% less for restaurants

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.20
 
$2.59
CFA1,665
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.21
 
$2.18
CFA1,407
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.01
 
$1.13
CFA727

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pay 43.7% less for groceries

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Bread
1 loaf
$2.85
 
$0.24
CFA155
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.66
 
??
Milk (1 gallon) $3.38
 
$5.87
CFA3,779

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pay 35.0% less for transportation

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.54
 
$4.03
CFA2,596
Monthly public transit pass $64.19
 
??
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,050.13
 
??

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pay 85.7% less for housing

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$68.65
 
??
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,446.14
 
$291.52
CFA187,722
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,166.13
 
$154.64
CFA99,575

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pay (unknown) more for childcare

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $980.97
 
??
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $14,983.58
 
??

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pay 42.9% less for entertainment and sports

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.14
 
$0.98
CFA632
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.34
 
$2.41
CFA1,549
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.25
 
$1.60
CFA1,033

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pay 40.8% more for clothing

 
United States
Guinea-Bissau
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$44.10
 
$88.20
CFA56,795
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.31
 
$56.13
CFA36,142
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.71
 
$80.18
CFA51,632

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