Yemen is 16.2% cheaper than United States.

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

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pay 40.1% less for restaurants

 
United States
Yemen
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $18.02
 
$7.60
YER1,900
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$10.37
 
$9.61
YER2,402
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.44
 
$1.71
YER427

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pay 4.6% more for groceries

 
United States
Yemen
Bread
1 loaf
$3.43
 
$1.51
YER378
Local cheese (8 oz) $6.30
 
$3.92
YER980
Milk (1 gallon) $3.93
 
$10.55
YER2,636

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pay 53.0% more for transportation

 
United States
Yemen
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.61
 
$10.93
YER2,732
Monthly public transit pass $65.73
 
$51.29
YER12,818
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $31,580.82
 
$16,009.60
YER4,000,796

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pay 49.0% less for housing

 
United States
Yemen
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$67.34
 
$83.76
YER20,931
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,635.84
 
$247.69
YER61,897
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,397.18
 
$175.00
YER43,733

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pay 89.8% less for childcare

 
United States
Yemen
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,344.29
 
$76.95
YER19,229
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $23,001.10
 
$3,403.23
YER850,468

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pay 27.8% less for entertainment and sports

 
United States
Yemen
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.73
 
$2.84
YER710
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.97
 
$3.76
YER941
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$9.54
 
$4.38
YER1,094

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pay 36.0% more for clothing

 
United States
Yemen
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$50.12
 
$67.84
YER16,952
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$40.92
 
$87.06
YER21,756
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$85.55
 
$81.85
YER20,455

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