Cost of Living in Madagascar

Cost of living in Madagascar is 55.29% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Madagascar is, on average, 69.74% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6,000.00 Ar 5,000.00-15,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60,000.00 Ar 40,000.00-183,212.04
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 19,000.00 Ar 11,000.00-25,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3,000.00 Ar 2,000.00-11,252.37
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,500.00 Ar 5,000.00-10,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4,444.44 Ar 3,000.00-11,903.02
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,354.55 Ar 1,500.00-7,654.67
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1,580.00 Ar 1,100.00-3,827.34
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 11,961.90 Ar 6,813.74-13,627.49
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2,207.49 Ar 907.19-2,267.96
Rice (white), (1 lb) 975.22 Ar 680.39-1,133.98
Eggs (regular) (12) 6,000.00 Ar 3,600.00-6,000.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13,834.58 Ar 6,803.89-18,143.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7,801.80 Ar 3,628.74-13,607.79
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7,076.05 Ar 6,350.30-9,071.86
Apples (1 lb) 2,381.36 Ar 907.19-4,354.49
Banana (1 lb) 850.49 Ar 680.39-907.19
Oranges (1 lb) 1,587.58 Ar 680.39-1,814.37
Tomato (1 lb) 1,190.68 Ar 907.19-1,814.37
Potato (1 lb) 907.19 Ar 362.87-1,360.78
Onion (1 lb) 1,304.08 Ar 907.19-1,814.37
Lettuce (1 head) 775.00 Ar 400.00-1,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,200.00 Ar 2,000.00-2,700.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20,000.00 Ar 15,000.00-40,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,500.00 Ar 3,000.00-4,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7,000.00 Ar 5,000.00-10,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15,000.00 Ar 11,000.00-23,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 500.00 Ar 500.00-500.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 22,901.51 Ar
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5,000.00 Ar 5,000.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8,046.72 Ar 6,000.00-11,265.41
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15,000.00 Ar 7,000.00-30,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 16,088.00 Ar 12,870.40-17,034.36
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 101,250,000.00 Ar 100,000,000.00-102,500,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 155,000,000.00 Ar 150,000,000.00-160,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 176,666.67 Ar 150,000.00-200,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 197.50 Ar 75.00-300.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 285,000.00 Ar 250,000.00-450,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 176,666.67 Ar 100,000.00-300,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17,500.00 Ar 15,000.00-20,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 22,000.00 Ar 15,000.00-25,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,116,666.67 Ar 1,250,000.00-3,500,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,150,000.00 Ar 3,500,000.00-28,800,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 220,000.00 Ar 60,000.00-400,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 80,000.00 Ar
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 515,000.00 Ar 450,000.00-580,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 200,000.00 Ar 150,000.00-250,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,237,500.00 Ar 600,000.00-1,650,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 343,563.50 Ar 300,000.00-500,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,333,333.33 Ar 2,500,000.00-5,000,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,383,808.75 Ar 1,000,000.00-5,235,235.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 371,609.07 Ar 278,706.80-464,511.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 185,804.53 Ar
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 816,666.67 Ar
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 18.50 17.00-20.00

Prices in Madagascar

This country had 257 entries in the past 12 months by 24 different contributors.
Last update: October 2020
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