Burkina Faso vs Venezuela - Cost of Living Comparison

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Burkina Faso Venezuela
🚶 Cost of living one person
$736
$766
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1819
$2020
🏠 One person rent
$327
$241
🏘️ Family rent
$495
$475
🍽️ Food expenses
$258
$345
🚐 Transport expenses
$76
$96.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$434
$198
💸 GDP per capita
$833
$15976
😃 Human freedom index
6.63
4.09
❤️ Life expectancy
59.3
70.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
42
14
🌐 English speaking %
1%
1%
🎓 Higher education
34
65
😀 Quality of life
19
10
🏙️ Population
20.5M
28.5M

The average cost of living in Burkina Faso ($736) is 4% less expensive than in Venezuela ($766). Burkina Faso ranked 121st vs 114th for Venezuela 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 Burkina Faso compared to 0.3 months in Venezuela. Ranked 175th and 190th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burkina Faso vs Venezuela

We calculate prices for Burkina Faso and Venezuela as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 77 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.

Burkina Faso Venezuela
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.91
$9.87
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.4
$33.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.22
$9.55
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.14
$1.56
 Cappuccino
$1.55
$2.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
$1.11
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$402
$240
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$167
$173
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$518
$484
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$302
$393
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$66
$17.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$103
$27.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$46.9
$36.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.96%
27.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$268
$574
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$168
$576
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.47
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$4.95
$31.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.6
$24.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.1
$0.54
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.19
$1.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.91
$1.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$1.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.01
$2.34
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$4.74
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.53
$5.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.19
$5.94
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.22
$4.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.05
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
$1.36
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.55
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.07
$1.64
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
$1.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.89
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.81
$2.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.92
$9.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.06
$1.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.43
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.99
$5.96
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.01
$5.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.12
$2.75
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.44
$2.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39.6
$38.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.16
$5.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$37.8
$37
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.1
$10.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.4
$45.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$57.2
$76.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$86.4
$63.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15156
$7876

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In Burkina Faso

City Cost of living Population
Ouagadougou
$760
2.45M
Bobo-Dioulasso
$733
904K
Koudougou
$645
160K
Ouahigouya
$638
125K
Fada N'gourma
$639
73.2K
Dedougou
$636
63.6K
Leo
$636
51.7K
Dori
$638
46.5K
Nouna
$634
32.4K
Manga
$642
28.6K

In Venezuela

City Cost of living Population
Caracas
$982
2.25M
Valencia
$887
1.48M
Maracaibo
$717
1.55M
Barinas
$715
874K
Barquisimeto
$664
1.06M
Maturin
$887
514K
Catia La Mar
$874
662K
Santa Teresa del Tuy
$832
525K
Puerto la Cruz
$691
306K
Ciudad Bolivar
$820
568K
Maracay
$618
407K
Barcelona
$718
448K
Cumana
$690
375K
Ciudad Guayana
$884
751K
Cabimas
$1007
352K
Guarenas
$810
209K
Merida
$668
248K
Turmero
$582
255K
Punto Fijo
$626
288K
San Cristobal
$589
286K
Valera
$680
250K
Guatire
$805
187K
Los Teques
$833
251K
El Tigre
$773
214K
La Victoria
$657
214K
Cua
$801
215K
Puerto Cabello
$693
209K
San Fernando de Apure
$707
194K
San Felipe
$681
221K
Santa Rita
$592
169K