Cost of Living in Congo

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 8.37-25.07
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 42.63 $ 30.00-72.78
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 8.37-10.15
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.98 $ 1.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 1.67-7.98
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 $ 1.50-7.80
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.83 $ 1.00-5.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.84 $ 0.51-1.38
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.49 $ 5.68-9.46
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.50 $ 0.91-4.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.72 $ 0.91-2.72
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.18 $ 1.80-6.19
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.46 $ 3.90-9.07
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.15 $ 1.36-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.82 $ 4.54-18.14
Apples (1 lb) 2.99 $ 1.36-3.63
Banana (1 lb) 1.71 $ 0.91-3.00
Oranges (1 lb) 2.39 $ 0.91-3.63
Tomato (1 lb) 2.06 $ 0.91-3.00
Potato (1 lb) 1.81 $ 0.78-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 1.57 $ 0.91-2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 1.39 $ 1.00-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.31 $ 0.50-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 5.02-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.34 $ 1.00-1.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.71 $ 2.00-4.18
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.39 $ 2.00-5.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.50 $ 0.25-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 32.19 $ 30.00-34.38
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.73 $ 1.40-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.95 $ 2.25-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 4.00-5.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.91 $ 3.79-5.68
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 55,321.18 $ 35,000.00-75,642.37
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 41,608.75 $ 25,000.00-40,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 502.66 $ 400.00-607.98
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.27 $ 0.17-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 133.99 $ 50.00-500.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 102.15 $ 50.00-200.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.73 $ 17.19-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 8.34-10.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 853.19 $ 500.00-1,200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,700.00 $ 8,800.00-19,800.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 38.70 $ 25.00-80.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 61.40 $ 25.00-120.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 186.73 $ 100.00-220.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.78 $ 80.00-200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,514.51 $ 500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 983.33 $ 500.00-1,700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,720.30 $ 1,170.34-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,147.46 $ 500.00-2,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 783.08 $ 495.29-1,550.31
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 107.42 $ 74.32-155.03
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 525.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 20.75 12.00-25.00

Prices in Congo

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Last update: August 2022
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