Cost of Living in French Polynesia

Cost of living in French Polynesia is 34.27% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in French Polynesia is, on average, 3.69% higher than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.91 $ 5.97-29.85
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 $ 40.00-149.25
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.15 $ 10.15-12.89
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $ 2.19-9.45
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.94 $ 2.00-7.46
Cappuccino (regular) 3.23 $ 2.50-4.48
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.05 $ 1.49-3.23
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.04 $ 0.95-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.99 $ 4.33-13.56
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.71 $ 0.48-3.61
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.86 $ 0.54-1.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.48 $ 3.88-5.97
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.34 $ 4.00-9.03
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.54 $ 2.71-8.58
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.35 $ 5.42-9.03
Apples (1 lb) 1.60 $ 1.00-2.03
Banana (1 lb) 1.46 $ 1.13-1.78
Oranges (1 lb) 2.00 $ 1.78-2.21
Tomato (1 lb) 2.37 $ 0.90-3.25
Potato (1 lb) 1.40 $ 1.00-1.81
Onion (1 lb) 0.95 $ 0.54-1.44
Lettuce (1 head) 2.71 $ 1.00-3.96
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.56 $ 1.00-2.49
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 17.36 $ 12.00-19.90
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.05 $ 1.00-2.86
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.13 $ 1.39-2.99
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.95 $ 8.00-15.57
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.19 $ 1.00-2.49
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 24.88 $ 19.90-29.85
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 14.93 $ 9.95-19.90
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.08 $
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 52.24 $ 24.88-79.60
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.21 $ 2.95-5.35
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 44,277.83 $ 29,850.22-58,705.44
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,185.22 $ 29,850.22-58,705.44
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 265.34 $ 199.00-298.50
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.44 $ 0.11-0.35
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 79.54 $ 60.70-148.26
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 94.53 $ 29.85-134.33
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 49.75 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.18 $ 11.94-16.92
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 398.00 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 995.01 $
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 81.26 $ 59.70-119.40
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 52.04 $ 39.80-59.70
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 101.99 $ 69.65-119.40
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 149.25 $ 99.50-179.10
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 958.57 $ 700.00-1,492.51
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 880.25 $ 800.00-995.01
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,719.69 $ 1,691.51-4,477.53
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,990.01 $ 995.01-3,482.53
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 968.25 $ 462.19-1,442.57
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 731.09 $ 462.19-999.99
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,654.20 $
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
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
Sources and References
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DeutschLebenshaltungskosten in Französisch-Polynesien
PortuguêsCusto de Vida na Polinésia Francesa
ItalianoCosto della Vita nella Polinesia francese
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