Congo vs Switzerland cost of living comparison

Cost of living in Congo

Supermarket prices in Congo
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 2.43 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 9.53 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.27 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.22 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 16.98 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.21 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 27.56 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.86 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.51 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 6.46 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.73 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.03 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.83 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 1.91 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.22 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 10.2 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.84 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.89 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.92 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Congo
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 15.22 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 11.88 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 38.41 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.82 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.19 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 1.48 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.97 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.91 (USD)

Shopping prices in Congo
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 191.65 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 177.61 (USD)
High quality jeans 38.93 (USD)
womens summer dress 69.43 (USD)

Transportation in Congo
Taxi minimum charge 1.75 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.46 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 4.37 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.48 (USD)
One month pass 29.11 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.32 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 33264 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 31497 (USD)

Rent prices in Congo
1 bedroom flat in city center 1233 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2224 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 1530 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1107 (USD)
Square meter in city center 10266 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 1652 (USD)

Home and utilities in Congo
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 200 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 231 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.26 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Congo
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 309 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 11025 (USD)

Gym and activities in Congo
Gym monthly membership cost 109.98 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 26.95 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 9.9 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Congo
Average monthly net salary 864 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 16.16 %

Cost of living in Switzerland

Supermarket prices in Switzerland
Milk (1L / 0.26Gallon) 1.59 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 13.83 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.62 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.07 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 23.48 (USD)
Chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 26.59 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 51.94 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.17 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.78 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.14 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.69 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.92 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.27 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.44 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.94 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 13.68 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.27 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.36 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 9.21 (USD)

Restaurant prices in Switzerland
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 14.58 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 26.57 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 107.31 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 3.76 (USD)
Cup of coffee 4.7 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 4.19 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 4.72 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 6.43 (USD)

Shopping prices in Switzerland
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 112.8 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 162.85 (USD)
High quality jeans 107.81 (USD)
womens summer dress 54.43 (USD)

Transportation in Switzerland
Taxi minimum charge 6.73 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 4.14 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 68.3 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 3.75 (USD)
One month pass 82.51 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.67 (USD)
Compact car (Honda Civic) 26829 (USD)
Family car (Toyota corolla) 29193 (USD)

Rent prices in Switzerland
1 bedroom flat in city center 1537 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2875 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 1167 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 2265 (USD)
Square meter in city center 11666 (USD)
Square meter outside city center 7838 (USD)

Home and utilities in Switzerland
Family monthly ( Electricity, Water) 210 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet 60 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.27 (USD)

School and Kindergarten in Switzerland
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 2225 (USD)
Average primary school yearly fees 28656 (USD)

Gym and activities in Switzerland
Gym monthly membership cost 91.75 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 36.23 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 19.8 (USD)

Salaries and interest in Switzerland
Average monthly net salary 5950 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 1.62 %