Cost of Living in French Polynesia

Cost of living in French Polynesia is 35.35% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in French Polynesia is, on average, 4.67% higher than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,800.00 F 600.00-3,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,985.73 F 3,988.58-15,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,020.00 F 1,020.00-1,295.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 498.57 F 220.00-950.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 294.57 F 200.00-750.00
Cappuccino (regular) 323.29 F 249.29-450.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 206.25 F 150.00-325.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 103.87 F 95.00-199.43
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1,004.40 F 435.32-1,362.75
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 171.43 F 48.08-362.87
Rice (white), (1 lb) 86.16 F 54.43-99.79
Eggs (regular) (12) 449.21 F 390.00-600.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 736.99 F 398.86-907.19
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 657.71 F 272.16-861.83
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 839.15 F 544.31-907.19
Apples (1 lb) 161.00 F 99.71-204.12
Banana (1 lb) 146.28 F 113.40-179.17
Oranges (1 lb) 200.71 F 179.17-222.26
Tomato (1 lb) 238.12 F 90.72-326.59
Potato (1 lb) 140.58 F 99.71-181.44
Onion (1 lb) 95.24 F 54.43-145.15
Lettuce (1 head) 272.67 F 99.71-398.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 156.67 F 99.71-250.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,745.00 F 1,196.57-2,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 204.97 F 100.00-284.90
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 213.14 F 140.00-300.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,000.00 F 797.72-1,565.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 120.00 F 100.00-250.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,500.00 F 2,000.00-3,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1,500.00 F 1,000.00-2,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 209.21 F
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5,250.00 F 2,500.00-8,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 523.65 F 294.16-537.53
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 4,450,000.00 F 3,000,000.00-5,900,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,631,430.17 F 3,000,000.00-5,900,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 26,666.67 F 20,000.00-30,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 44.33 F 11.00-35.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 7,994.00 F 6,100.00-14,900.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,500.00 F 3,000.00-13,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5,000.00 F
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,425.00 F 1,200.00-1,700.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 40,000.00 F
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 100,000.00 F
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 8,166.67 F 6,000.00-12,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,225.00 F 3,988.58-6,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,250.00 F 7,000.00-12,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 15,000.00 F 10,000.00-18,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 96,200.04 F 69,800.17-150,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 88,257.21 F 79,771.62-100,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 273,333.33 F 170,000.00-450,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 200,000.00 F 100,000.00-350,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 97,048.69 F 46,451.13-144,981.23
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 73,082.41 F 46,451.13-99,713.70
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 166,250.00 F
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate ?

Prices in French Polynesia

This country had 135 entries in the past 12 months by 16 different contributors.
Last update: October 2020
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