Belarus vs Madagascar - Cost of Living Comparison

Belarus Madagascar
🚶 Cost of living one person
$581
$628
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1562
$1819
🏠 One person rent
$241
$310
🏘️ Family rent
$390
$836
🍽️ Food expenses
$233
$175
🚐 Transport expenses
$38
$63.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$472
$167
💸 GDP per capita
$6424
$471
😃 Human freedom index
6.73
7.02
❤️ Life expectancy
74.2
67.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
41
26
🌐 English speaking %
12%
18%
🎓 Higher education
66
38
😀 Quality of life
55
39
🏙️ Population
9.26M
25.6M

The average cost of living in Belarus ($581) is 7% less expensive than in Madagascar ($628). Belarus ranked 148th vs 136th for Madagascar in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Belarus compared to 0.3 months in Madagascar. Ranked 70th and 126th best countries to live in the world.

Salary adjustment calculator
the estimated difference in money purchasing power

Cost of living in Belarus vs Madagascar infographic

Share this infographic!

Prices in Belarus vs Madagascar

We calculate prices for Belarus and Madagascar as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 4 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Belarus Madagascar
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.12
$1.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.5
$19.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.32
$4.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$1.14
 Cappuccino
$1.67
$1.21
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.79
$0.7
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$258
$517
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$179
$149
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$439
$916
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$297
$691
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.9
$24.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54
$37.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11.2
$63.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
18.94%
16.31%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1456
$863
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$981
$431
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$0.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.2
$2.59
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.2
$10.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.82
$0.97
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.77
$0.82
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.53
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.52
$1.82
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.7
$6.88
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.81
$4.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.22
$4.66
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
$0.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
$0.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
$0.75
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$0.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.44
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.17
$0.83
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.23
$8.28
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.91
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.64
$5.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.25
$2.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$2.67
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.11
$0.56
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
$0.87
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.7
$50.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4
$7.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.5
$19.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.14
$2.52
👖 Brand Jeans
$61.3
$36.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86.9
$107
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$581
$206
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$7729
$4679

Hotels map

More countries to compare

Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Belarus

City Cost of living Population
Minsk
$716
2M
Gomel
$497
504K
Brest
$473
341K
Grodno
$424
357K
Vitebsk
$378
360K
Mogilev
$497
355K
Babruysk
$545
210K
Baranavichy
$480
173K
Pinsk
$588
125K
Barysaw
$548
138K

In Madagascar

City Cost of living Population
Antananarivo
$671
2.61M
Antsirabe
$381
257K
Toamasina
$512
225K
Toliara
$496
169K