Yemen is 32.4% cheaper than United States.

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

pay 53.5% less for restaurants

 
United States
Yemen
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $14.25
 
$4.67
YER1,166
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$7.75
 
$5.93
YER1,483
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.90
 
$0.82
YER205

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pay 9.6% less for groceries

 
United States
Yemen
Bread
1 loaf
$2.71
 
$1.13
YER283
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.56
 
$2.35
YER588
Milk (1 gallon) $3.22
 
$8.18
YER2,044

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pay 18.4% more for transportation

 
United States
Yemen
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.62
 
$6.64
YER1,660
Monthly public transit pass $63.05
 
$39.03
YER9,755
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,189.08
 
$8,600.00
YER2,149,397

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pay 59.5% less for housing

 
United States
Yemen
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$67.11
 
$55.84
YER13,956
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,225.46
 
$273.65
YER68,394
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,034.80
 
$152.36
YER38,080

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pay 91.9% less for childcare

 
United States
Yemen
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $891.12
 
$43.94
YER10,981
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,195.09
 
$1,708.04
YER426,890

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pay 33.0% less for entertainment and sports

 
United States
Yemen
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.52
 
$2.04
YER511
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.18
 
$2.42
YER604
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$7.90
 
$3.73
YER933

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pay 2.5% more for clothing

 
United States
Yemen
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$43.02
 
$38.44
YER9,608
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$35.26
 
$57.78
YER14,440
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$75.54
 
$69.81
YER17,447

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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: May 2022
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