Cost of Living in French Polynesia

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 1,750.00 F 1,000.00-1,995.07
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 4,987.68 F 3,491.38-15,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 1,157.50 F 1,020.00-1,300.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 649.38 F 220.00-950.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 299.26 F 200.00-750.00
Cappuccino (regular) 348.68 F 249.38-500.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 206.25 F 150.00-400.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 116.57 F 99.75-180.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1,085.15 F 435.32-1,362.75
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 229.81 F 51.71-362.87
Rice (white), (1 lb) 94.11 F 58.97-99.79
Eggs (regular) (12) 499.75 F 390.00-600.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 737.04 F 226.80-907.19
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 657.71 F 430.91-861.83
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 816.47 F 544.31-907.19
Apples (1 lb) 183.69 F 99.75-272.16
Banana (1 lb) 127.76 F 90.72-179.17
Oranges (1 lb) 315.25 F 179.17-544.31
Tomato (1 lb) 247.20 F 90.72-362.87
Potato (1 lb) 244.93 F 99.75-453.59
Onion (1 lb) 108.85 F 54.43-145.15
Lettuce (1 head) 340.00 F 99.75-600.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 156.67 F 99.75-250.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,543.52 F 1,000.00-2,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 205.00 F 100.00-285.01
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 213.17 F 140.00-300.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,565.00 F 1,000.00-2,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 120.00 F 100.00-250.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,500.00 F 2,000.00-3,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1,500.00 F 1,000.00-2,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 209.21 F
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5,250.00 F 2,500.00-8,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 523.65 F 294.27-537.53
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 4,450,000.00 F 3,000,000.00-5,900,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 4,100,000.00 F 3,000,000.00-3,400,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 21,666.67 F 15,000.00-30,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 44.33 F 11.00-35.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 8,469.00 F 6,100.00-14,900.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 9,500.00 F 3,000.00-13,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5,000.00 F
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 1,500.00 F 1,200.00-1,700.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 40,000.00 F
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 100,000.00 F
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 9,125.00 F 6,000.00-12,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 5,380.00 F 3,990.14-10,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 10,250.00 F 7,000.00-13,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 14,250.00 F 10,000.00-18,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 91,965.50 F 69,827.52-150,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 81,200.72 F 60,000.00-100,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 283,333.33 F 200,000.00-450,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 210,000.00 F 130,000.00-350,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 128,029.13 F 99,752.76-144,981.23
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 73,101.95 F 46,451.13-99,752.76
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 161,250.00 F
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate ?

Prices in French Polynesia

This country had 138 entries in the past 12 months by 9 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
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Sources and References
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DeutschLebenshaltungskosten in Französisch-Polynesien
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