Brunei vs Guinea-Bissau - Cost of Living Comparison

Brunei Guinea-Bissau
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1066
$628
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2392
$1434
🏠 One person rent
$606
$314
🏘️ Family rent
$976
$515
🍽️ Food expenses
$313
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$50.6
$40.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1839
$1000
💸 GDP per capita
$27443
$728
😃 Human freedom index
6.46
6.77
❤️ Life expectancy
76
58.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
60
21
🌐 English speaking %
37.8%
2.9%
🎓 Higher education
54
1
😀 Quality of life
68
27
🏙️ Population
429K
1.86M

The average cost of living in Brunei ($1066) is 70% more expensive than in Guinea-Bissau ($628). Brunei ranked 52nd vs 135th for Guinea-Bissau in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Brunei compared to 1.6 months in Guinea-Bissau. Ranked 36th and 166th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Brunei vs Guinea-Bissau

We calculate prices for Brunei and Guinea-Bissau as a population-weighted mean of 3 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.

Brunei Guinea-Bissau
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.73
$4.66
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.1
$18.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.89
$3.31
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.38
$1.26
 Cappuccino
$3.49
$2.42
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.72
$1.11
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$664
$356
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$459
$220
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1080
$407
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$793
$437
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.6
$32.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.9
$49.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$70.6
$34.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.29%
12.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1413
$1535
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$892
$1308
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.1
$0.4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.8
$17
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$23.8
$6.57
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.37
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.69
$1.55
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.33
$0.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$0.78
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.03
$2.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.63
$5.63
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.9
$2.71
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.9
$5.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
$2.46
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$1.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.6
$1.18
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.29
$2.32
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$0.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
$0.78
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.47
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$6.23
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.3
$0.95
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.25
$1.27
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$3.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.6
$2.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.82
$1.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.03
$1.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$46.2
$51.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.41
$1.57
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$31.9
$19
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.97
$4.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$80.9
$84.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$93.1
$77.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$208
$85.8
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$11287
$2665

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Brunei

City Cost of living Population
Bandar Seri Begawan
$1059
50K
Seria
$1095
13.1K
Kuala Belait
$1053
4.26K

In Guinea-Bissau

City Cost of living Population
Bissau
$631
492K
Bafata
$557
22.5K