Cost of Living in Koudougou | Burkina Faso

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$699
$1646
🛋️ Without rent
$374
$1212
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$325
$435
🍽️ Food
$269
$710
🚐 Transport
$22.5
$59.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$124
🏙️ Population
87.3k

The average cost of living in Koudougou is $699, which is in the top 32% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6242nd out of 9294 in our global list and 10th 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 9145th (TOP 99%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in Burkina Faso. With an estimated population of 87.3k, Koudougou is the 3rd largest city in Burkina Faso.

Why living in Koudougou costs 5.7 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 Koudougou for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport94 kmOuagadougou Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate17.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank14522Norbert Zongo University
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Prices in Koudougou

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.59
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.52
☕ Cappuccino
$2.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.92

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$318
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$100
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$523
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$136
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$120
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$101
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$935
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$364

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$26.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.68
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.04

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.39
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.98
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.83
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.81
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.72
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.81
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.63
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.72

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$40
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$10
👖 Brand Jeans
$85.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$166
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13696