Cost of Living in Congo

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $ 8.37-20.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 43.82 $ 25.11-72.78
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 8.37-10.15
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 $ 1.01-4.85
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 1.67-4.30
Cappuccino (regular) 4.19 $ 1.58-7.80
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.39 $ 1.01-5.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.76 $ 0.50-1.21
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.48 $ 5.68-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.33 $ 0.91-3.12
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.13 $ 0.76-2.27
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.43 $ 1.56-6.19
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.21 $ 2.72-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.24 $ 1.13-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.07 $ 4.54-18.14
Apples (1 lb) 2.59 $ 1.36-9.07
Banana (1 lb) 1.55 $ 0.91-3.00
Oranges (1 lb) 1.91 $ 0.68-3.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.72 $ 0.91-4.54
Potato (1 lb) 1.43 $ 0.78-2.27
Onion (1 lb) 1.31 $ 0.91-1.56
Lettuce (1 head) 1.18 $ 1.00-1.84
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.35 $ 0.50-3.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 5.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.41 $ 1.00-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.79 $ 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) 34.38 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.72 $ 1.00-1.73
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.95 $ 2.69-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $ 5.00-5.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.41 $ 3.79-5.53
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 59,991.98 $ 44,341.60-75,642.37
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,942.08 $ 25,000.00-59,826.24
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) 0.29 $ 0.15-0.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 146.49 $ 85.96-500.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 85.84 $ 50.06-110.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.60 $ 17.19-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $ 8.60-10.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,029.79 $ 859.57-1,200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,800.00 $
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.20 $ 25.00-62.92
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 54.68 $ 25.00-137.53
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 142.30 $ 90.00-171.91
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.57 $ 80.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,575.20 $ 500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 575.00 $ 250.00-1,200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,188.83 $ 1,170.34-4,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 705.30 $ 417.98-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 729.95 $ 464.51-1,550.31
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 103.79 $ 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 22.00 12.00-25.00

Prices in Congo

This country had 109 entries in the past 12 months by 15 different contributors.
Last update: January 2023
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