New Caledonia is 15.3% more expensive than United States.

If you lived in New Caledonia instead of United States, you would:

pay 21.7% more for restaurants

 
United States
New Caledonia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $15.20
 
$19.39
CFPF2,272
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.21
 
$10.58
CFPF1,239
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.01
 
$2.80
CFPF327

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pay 44.0% more for groceries

 
United States
New Caledonia
Bread
1 loaf
$2.85
 
$2.13
CFPF250
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.66
 
$6.38
CFPF748
Milk (1 gallon) $3.38
 
$3.92
CFPF459

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pay 1.5% more for transportation

 
United States
New Caledonia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.54
 
$4.61
CFPF540
Monthly public transit pass $64.19
 
$71.27
CFPF8,349
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $24,050.13
 
$26,824.44
CFPF3,142,324

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pay 21.0% less for housing

 
United States
New Caledonia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$68.65
 
$50.92
CFPF5,965
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,446.14
 
$793.36
CFPF92,938
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,166.13
 
$668.48
CFPF78,309

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pay 35.7% less for childcare

 
United States
New Caledonia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $980.97
 
$705.21
CFPF82,611
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $14,983.58
 
$8,506.60
CFPF996,498

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pay 33.3% more for entertainment and sports

 
United States
New Caledonia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.14
 
$7.27
CFPF852
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.34
 
$4.24
CFPF497
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.25
 
$16.13
CFPF1,890

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pay 63.2% more for clothing

 
United States
New Caledonia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$44.10
 
$98.44
CFPF11,531
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.31
 
$63.91
CFPF7,487
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$77.71
 
$94.45
CFPF11,064

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