Burundi vs Chile - Cost of Living Comparison

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Burundi Chile
🚶 Cost of living one person
$481
$936
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1414
$2270
🏠 One person rent
$138
$427
🏘️ Family rent
$317
$747
🍽️ Food expenses
$239
$325
🚐 Transport expenses
$61.1
$101
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$597
$692
💸 GDP per capita
$259
$15355
😃 Human freedom index
4.85
8.16
❤️ Life expectancy
61.7
78.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
20
66
🌐 English speaking %
2%
9.5%
🎓 Higher education
21
85
😀 Quality of life
15
65
🏙️ Population
11.5M
19.5M

The average cost of living in Burundi ($481) is 49% less expensive than in Chile ($936). Burundi ranked 186th vs 89th for Chile in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.2 months in Burundi compared to 0.7 months in Chile. Ranked 184th and 51st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burundi vs Chile

We calculate prices for Burundi and Chile as a population-weighted mean of 8 and 46 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.

Burundi Chile
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.14
$9.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.7
$39.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.59
$7.58
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$2.96
 Cappuccino
$1.97
$3.17
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$1.36
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$221
$425
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$89.4
$320
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$430
$755
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$253
$592
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.6
$66.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.8
$102
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11
$20
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
14.8%
5.28%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1290
$2121
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$753
$2118
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.28
$0.77
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17
$39.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.9
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$1.31
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
$1.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.81
$1.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$1.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$3.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.9
$10.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.75
$5.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.25
$11.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.69
$1.77
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$1.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$1.65
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$1.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$1.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
$1.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.8
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.93
$1.98
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
$5.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.05
$1.26
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.07
$4.76
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$4.38
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.94
$3.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.13
$1.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.3
$2.19
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.7
$38.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.02
$5.49
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12
$35.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.74
$12.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$15.9
$45.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$54.1
$64.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$104
$335
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10408
$5628

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In Burundi

City Cost of living Population
Bujumbura
$493
659K
Gitega
$445
135K
Ngozi
$448
39.9K
Bubanza
$453
20K
Muyinga
$449
9.61K
Makamba
$449
9.4K
Ruyigi
$446
7.14K
Rutana
$448
5.87K

In Chile

City Cost of living Population
Santiago
$1075
6.26M
Puente Alto
$862
574K
San Bernardo
$763
301K
Antofagasta
$962
349K
Los Angeles
$757
143K
Vina del Mar
$854
333K
Calama
$689
158K
Iquique
$825
188K
Valparaiso
$888
297K
Coquimbo
$761
204K
Talca
$724
206K
Temuco
$820
282K
La Serena
$782
195K
Rancagua
$785
231K
Concepcion
$870
218K
Chillan
$693
164K
Copiapo
$739
151K
Arica
$702
202K
Talcahuano
$686
148K
Puerto Montt
$672
170K
Osorno
$738
147K
Punta Arenas
$980
123K
Valdivia
$719
150K
Quilpue
$825
148K
Curico
$730
162K
Coronel
$810
116K
Linares
$816
73.6K
San Antonio
$1044
86.2K
Villa Alemana
$827
125K
Ovalle
$747
75.9K