Cost of Living in Dori | Burkina Faso

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$767
$1797
🛋️ Without rent
$373
$1214
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$393
$583
🍽️ Food
$268
$711
🚐 Transport
$22.5
$59.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$124
🏙️ Population
37.8k

The average cost of living in Dori is $767, which is in the top 35% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6003rd out of 9294 in our global list and 7th out of 10 in Burkina Faso.

The median after-tax salary is $124, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months. Ranked 9225th (TOP 100%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 7th best city to live in Burkina Faso. With an estimated population of 37.8k, Dori is the 6th largest city in Burkina Faso.

Why living in Dori costs 6.2 times more than the average salary? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Dori for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport239 kmDiori Hamani International Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate16.1 µg/m³
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Prices in Dori

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.04
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.51
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.81
☕ Cappuccino
$2.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.93

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$322
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$102
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$523
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$206
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$120
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$186
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$128
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.52%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$915
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$354

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.71
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.03

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.39
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.85
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.75
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.82
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.71
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.72
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.82
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.63
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.73
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.83

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.61
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$85.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$69.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$167
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13756