Cost of Living in Papua New Guinea

Cost of living in Papua New Guinea is 9.81% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Papua New Guinea is, on average, 16.10% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 77.60 TL 33.26-110.85
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 443.41 TL 266.05-886.82
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 55.43 TL 44.34-66.51
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 17.74 TL 13.30-33.26
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 33.26 TL 22.17-44.34
Cappuccino (regular) 22.91 TL 6.65-26.60
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 9.03 TL 6.65-11.09
Water (12 oz small bottle) 7.39 TL 6.65-8.87
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 49.16 TL 41.96-58.75
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 10.79 TL 8.05-20.11
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.47 TL 3.02-6.03
Eggs (regular) (12) 27.35 TL 10.64-30.60
Local Cheese (1 lb) 24.91 TL 12.07-65.37
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 24.30 TL 15.08-32.18
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 32.57 TL 24.14-55.43
Apples (1 lb) 11.33 TL 5.03-16.09
Banana (1 lb) 7.63 TL 5.03-10.06
Oranges (1 lb) 10.55 TL 3.02-30.17
Tomato (1 lb) 9.88 TL 4.02-20.06
Potato (1 lb) 7.81 TL 4.02-12.07
Onion (1 lb) 9.91 TL 5.03-13.07
Lettuce (1 head) 21.51 TL 8.87-33.26
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.33 TL 11.09-26.60
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 83.14 TL 35.47-133.02
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 17.39 TL 11.09-26.60
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 26.97 TL 22.17-35.47
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 52.10 TL 44.34-59.86
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.43 TL 2.22-4.43
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110.85 TL 106.42-110.85
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 22.17 TL 11.09-44.34
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 71.36 TL 53.52-89.20
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 110.85 TL 110.85-177.36
Gasoline (1 gallon) 31.82 TL 25.18-36.09
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 266,045.45 TL 266,045.45-288,215.91
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 147,437.96 TL 110,852.27-199,534.09
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 915.56 TL 665.11-1,108.52
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.22 TL 2.22-2.22
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 4,581.89 TL 2,660.45-6,651.14
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 554.26 TL 110.85-1,108.52
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 252.19 TL 121.94-221.70
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 88.68 TL 66.51-110.85
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,442.93 TL 489.60-2,933.89
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 34,992.37 TL 13,302.27-55,426.14
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 273.44 TL 110.85-554.26
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 208.03 TL 110.85-443.41
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 512.69 TL 332.56-775.97
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 831.39 TL 554.26-1,330.23
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,530.97 TL 3,325.57-22,170.45
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,813.32 TL 1,773.64-8,868.18
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 18,290.62 TL 11,085.23-53,209.09
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 8,646.48 TL 5,542.61-15,519.32
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 9,955.15 TL 9,268.58-10,298.43
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,522.34 TL 4,119.37-8,238.74
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,436.42 TL
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.60 8.00-19.00

Prices in Papua New Guinea

This country had 301 entries in the past 12 months by 22 different contributors.
Last update: November 2020
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