Cost of Living in Congo

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.50 $ 8.37-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 45.00 $ 30.00-72.78
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.58 $ 10.00-16.16
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 1.01-4.85
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.64 $ 2.00-7.98
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 $ 1.50-7.80
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 $ 1.00-5.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.90 $ 0.51-1.50
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.77 $ 5.68-9.48
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.88 $ 1.00-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.85 $ 0.91-2.72
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.45 $ 2.00-6.19
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.33 $ 3.90-12.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.51 $ 1.22-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.82 $ 10.43-18.14
Apples (1 lb) 2.99 $ 1.36-3.63
Banana (1 lb) 1.85 $ 1.36-3.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.49 $ 0.91-3.63
Tomato (1 lb) 2.45 $ 1.17-4.54
Potato (1 lb) 1.81 $ 0.78-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 1.61 $ 1.36-3.00
Lettuce (1 head) 1.89 $ 1.00-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.37 $ 0.50-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $ 5.02-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.27 $ 1.17-1.38
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.85 $ 2.00-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.35 $ 2.00-5.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.50 $ 0.26-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 32.19 $ 30.00-34.38
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.73 $ 1.26-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 $ 1.61-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 4.50 $ 4.00-11.67
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.12 $ 3.16-7.57
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 55,321.18 $ 35,000.00-75,642.37
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 41,608.75 $ 25,000.00-40,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 462.66 $ 280.00-607.98
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 $ 0.13-0.25
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 225.00 $ 100.00-400.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 125.71 $ 50.00-250.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.00 $ 20.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 8.34-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 519.86 $ 200.00-859.57
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 11,600.00 $ 5,500.00-19,800.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.77 $ 30.00-62.92
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.68 $ 20.00-137.53
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 197.30 $ 155.00-220.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.86 $ 80.00-250.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,225.20 $ 500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,083.33 $ 500.00-1,700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,593.93 $ 1,500.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,306.32 $ 601.70-2,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 942.60 $ 670.44-1,550.31
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 123.97 $ 92.90-155.03
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 740.54 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 20.67 17.00-25.00

Prices in Congo

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Last update: June 2021
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