Cost of living index in French Polynesia

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 2.38 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 10.78 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.1 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.63 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 19.4 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 13.95 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 17.28 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.1 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 4.29 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.99 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.87 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.66 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.85 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 2.44 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.42 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 18.18 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.97 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 12.1 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 9.14 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 15.85 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 50.42 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.89 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.4 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 2.01 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 5.34 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.94 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 97.63 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 144.27 (USD)
High quality jeans 77.02 (USD)
womens summer dress 49.84 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 14.15 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 1.22 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 48.04 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 1.13 (USD)
One month pass 24.28 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.3 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 42799.3 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 34635.3 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 91.37 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 45.75 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 12.91 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 890.18 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 2475.73 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 814.27 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 1867.54 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 9960.69 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 7884.62 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 249.01 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 74.65 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.43 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 358.57 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 924.43 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 1505.82 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 0 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in French Polynesia

On average a signle person can spend arround 236 (USD) a month which is considered on the expensive side comparing to other places in the world. This will cover all your supermarket needs such as fruit, vegetables, dairy products and drinking water.
Note that cigarettes, beers and wine are excluded from this expenses report.

Grocery budget for two people per month in French Polynesia

402 (USD) will be enough for grocery shopping for a couple or two people splitting supermarket expenses.
this budget is considered a bit expensive if we compare it to the average worldwide, this budget will cover their monthly needs on dairy products, fruits and veggies and all other supermarket expenses excluding cigarettes, wine and beer.

Grocery budget for family of 4 per month in French Polynesia

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 636 (USD) per month in French Polynesia, if we compare it to other big cities in the world this amount is considered not cheap at all.
This report is taking in consideration all monthly needs for the family from supermarket including bakery and dairy products.

Average living cost in French Polynesia for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in French Polynesia for arround 1522 (USD), which puts it among the most expensive cities in the world, yes quality of life and high standards of living comes at price.
This will cover all you basic needs, supermarket shopping will cost on average 236 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 814 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 483 (USD).

Average living cost in French Polynesia for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in French Polynesia can average 2413 (USD), which is considered quite expensive but comparing to salaries couple can have decent life if they own a stable job.
Rent will take the big part it can cost arround 1221 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 402 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 624 (USD).

Average living cost in French Polynesia for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in French Polynesia for about 4410 (USD), which is expensive if we put it in comparison against other cities in the world.
Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 2615 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 111 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 636 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 401 (USD).




Cost of living by city in French Polynesia