Cost of Living in Madagascar

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7,500.00 Ar 5,000.00-20,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80,000.00 Ar 60,000.00-300,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 22,500.00 Ar 20,000.00-34,057.35
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5,000.00 Ar 3,000.00-6,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,750.00 Ar 5,000.00-10,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 5,142.86 Ar 3,000.00-10,000.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3,863.64 Ar 2,000.00-7,855.92
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2,411.11 Ar 2,000.00-4,257.17
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14,144.44 Ar 9,463.53-18,927.06
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3,742.14 Ar 907.19-10,886.23
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,310.38 Ar 907.19-1,814.37
Eggs (regular) (12) 7,675.00 Ar 3,600.00-12,000.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 16,499.44 Ar 11,339.82-22,679.65
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9,922.34 Ar 3,628.74-12,700.60
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8,819.86 Ar 6,350.30-13,154.19
Apples (1 lb) 2,982.37 Ar 1,360.78-5,443.11
Banana (1 lb) 1,043.26 Ar 680.39-1,814.37
Oranges (1 lb) 1,927.77 Ar 1,360.78-2,721.56
Tomato (1 lb) 1,502.53 Ar 453.59-2,041.17
Potato (1 lb) 1,081.06 Ar 453.59-1,360.78
Onion (1 lb) 1,652.37 Ar 907.19-2,721.56
Lettuce (1 head) 1,216.67 Ar 700.00-2,500.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,377.78 Ar 1,500.00-3,000.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25,000.00 Ar 15,000.00-40,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,250.00 Ar 3,000.00-4,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,250.00 Ar 5,000.00-7,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 24,867.51 Ar 15,000.00-40,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 600.00 Ar 500.00-2,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 23,127.91 Ar 0.00-40,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5,000.00 Ar 4,000.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 11,265.41 Ar 8,046.72-16,093.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 20,000.00 Ar 10,000.00-30,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 17,223.63 Ar 15,520.19-22,333.93
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 86,250,000.00 Ar 70,000,000.00-102,500,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 125,000,000.00 Ar 150,000,000.00-150,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 191,666.67 Ar 150,000.00-300,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 397.50 Ar 75.00-300.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 264,500.00 Ar 249,000.00-300,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 192,857.14 Ar 75,000.00-300,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30,000.00 Ar 20,000.00-20,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 25,000.00 Ar 20,000.00-40,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 883,333.33 Ar 400,000.00-1,250,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,933,333.33 Ar 12,000,000.00-28,800,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 153,333.33 Ar 25,000.00-200,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 110,000.00 Ar 20,000.00-150,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 450,000.00 Ar 400,000.00-500,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 300,000.00 Ar 150,000.00-350,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,883,333.33 Ar 1,200,000.00-2,600,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 495,952.82 Ar 200,000.00-1,000,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,000,000.00 Ar 2,500,000.00-8,000,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,802,131.91 Ar 1,000,000.00-3,000,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 374,705.81 Ar 278,706.80-464,511.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 201,288.24 Ar 185,804.53-232,255.67
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 681,666.67 Ar
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 17.50 12.00-21.00

Prices in Madagascar

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