Brunei vs Cambodia - Cost of Living Comparison

Brunei Cambodia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1096
$764
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2423
$2008
🏠 One person rent
$588
$368
🏘️ Family rent
$863
$739
🍽️ Food expenses
$346
$268
🚐 Transport expenses
$50.2
$62.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1728
$291
💸 GDP per capita
$37152
$1787
😃 Human freedom index
5.62
6.24
❤️ Life expectancy
74.6
69.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
60
24
🌐 English speaking %
37.8%
22.2%
🎓 Higher education
56
30
😀 Quality of life
72
41
🏙️ Population
429K
16M

The average cost of living in Brunei ($1096) is 43% more expensive than in Cambodia ($764). Brunei ranked 64th vs 119th for Cambodia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Brunei compared to 0.4 months in Cambodia. Ranked 42nd and 122nd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Brunei vs Cambodia

We calculate prices for Brunei and Cambodia as a population-weighted mean of 3 and 10 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.

Brunei Cambodia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.96
$3.87
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$23
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.16
$6.01
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.62
$1.16
 Cappuccino
$3.85
$2.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.76
$0.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$748
$413
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$438
$250
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1071
$993
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$673
$521
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40
$63.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.2
$97.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$48.5
$25.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.05%
10.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3116
$2050
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2370
$1304
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.15
$1.05
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.3
$14.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.8
$7.77
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.14
$1.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.42
$1.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$1.02
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.38
$1.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.6
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.1
$4.68
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.1
$9.47
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.11
$3.55
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.28
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$3.36
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.33
$1.35
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$1.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$1.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.53
$1.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$23.3
$11.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.57
$0.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.01
$1.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.08
$4.71
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.75
$3.67
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.91
$1.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.1
$2.07
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$54.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.3
$4.46
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.1
$26.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.99
$3.61
👖 Brand Jeans
$93
$30.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$116
$65
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$178
$290
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13639
$11254

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Brunei

City Cost of living Population
Bandar Seri Begawan
$1080
50K
Kuala Belait
$1260
4.26K
Seria
$1130
3.63K

In Cambodia

City Cost of living Population
Phnom Penh
$825
2.13M
Siem Reap
$566
245K
Sihanoukville
$748
71.1K
Battambang
$515
119K
Serei Saophoan
$538
99K
Svay Rieng
$649
41.4K
Kampong Cham
$468
38.4K
Prey Veng
$720
33.1K
Kampot
$571
32.1K
Stung Treng
$593
29.7K