Bolivia vs Kuwait - Cost of Living Comparison

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Bolivia Kuwait
🚶 Cost of living one person
$684
$1405
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1644
$3643
🏠 One person rent
$275
$718
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$1511
🍽️ Food expenses
$231
$326
🚐 Transport expenses
$98.2
$213
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$395
$2333
💸 GDP per capita
$3600
$41080
😃 Human freedom index
6.83
6.25
❤️ Life expectancy
63.6
78.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
29
46
🌐 English speaking %
4%
20%
🎓 Higher education
46
57
😀 Quality of life
34
66
🏙️ Population
11.1M
4.6M

The average cost of living in Bolivia ($684) is 51% less expensive than in Kuwait ($1405). Bolivia ranked 137th vs 36th for Kuwait in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Bolivia compared to 1.7 months in Kuwait. Ranked 137th and 49th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Bolivia vs Kuwait

We calculate prices for Bolivia and Kuwait as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 2 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.

Bolivia Kuwait
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.88
$6.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.2
$61.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.85
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.2
$1.61
 Cappuccino
$2.78
$5.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.93
$0.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$286
$837
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$199
$626
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$477
$1803
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$319
$1330
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25
$30.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$38.7
$46.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.6
$28.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.58%
6.18%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1146
$6348
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$839
$3043
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$0.97
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$25.2
$45.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.6
$29.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.61
$0.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.82
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.69
$2.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.24
$4.87
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.74
$5.79
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.07
$10.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
$2.36
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.25
$1.81
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
$1.1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.83
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.67
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.5
$1.2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.74
$3.88
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.71
$1.33
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.7
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.4
$6.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.76
$8.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.36
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.94
$1.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$37.7
$121
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.47
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.4
$92.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.8
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.5
$46.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.2
$99.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$520
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3859
$6476

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Bolivia

City Cost of living Population
La Paz
$720
2.87M
Santa Cruz de la Sierra
$735
3.15M
El Alto
$675
842K
Cochabamba
$515
632K
Oruro
$601
265K
Sacaba
$514
172K
Tarija
$625
180K
Sucre
$458
300K
Potosi
$536
190K
Trinidad
$768
101K

In Kuwait

City Cost of living Population
Kuwait City
$1406
2.99M
Al Wafrah
$1241
10K