Burundi vs Cuba - Cost of Living Comparison

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Burundi Cuba
🚶 Cost of living one person
$481
$1347
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1414
$2863
🏠 One person rent
$138
$683
🏘️ Family rent
$317
$816
🍽️ Food expenses
$239
$480
🚐 Transport expenses
$61.1
$78.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$597
$3237
💸 GDP per capita
$259
$56496
😃 Human freedom index
4.85
5.2
❤️ Life expectancy
61.7
73.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
20
42
🌐 English speaking %
2%
6%
🎓 Higher education
21
58
😀 Quality of life
15
62
🏙️ Population
11.5M
11.2M

The average cost of living in Burundi ($481) is 64% less expensive than in Cuba ($1347). Burundi ranked 186th vs 40th for Cuba 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 2.4 months in Cuba. Ranked 184th and 55th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burundi vs Cuba

We calculate prices for Burundi and Cuba as a population-weighted mean of 8 and 25 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 Cuba
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.14
$11.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.7
$35.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.59
$8.58
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$3.29
 Cappuccino
$1.97
$2.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$2.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$221
$757
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$89.4
$549
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$430
$925
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$253
$649
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.6
$35.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.8
$54.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11
$58
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
14.8%
8.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1290
$429
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$753
$310
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.28
$0.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17
$28.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.9
$17.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
$2.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.81
$1.39
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$2.62
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$3.4
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.9
$9.54
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.75
$10.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.25
$11.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.69
$5.24
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$0.9
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$1.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$2.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
$2.44
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
$2.57
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.91
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.93
$5.53
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
$10.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.05
$2.47
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.07
$6.64
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$18.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.94
$9.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.13
$5.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.3
$3.63
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.7
$27
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.02
$1.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12
$58.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.74
$25.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$15.9
$47.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$54.1
$89.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$104
$90.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10408
$14426

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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 Cuba

City Cost of living Population
Havana
$1001
2.49M
Santiago de Cuba
$1527
445K
Holguin
$1176
350K
Camaguey
$1869
322K
Santa Clara
$1312
247K
Bayamo
$2153
235K
Guantanamo
$1671
228K
Las Tunas
$1727
202K
Pinar del Rio
$1137
189K
Cienfuegos
$1247
165K
Manzanillo
$2841
151K
Matanzas
$1182
145K
Ciego de Avila
$1654
143K
Sancti Spiritus
$1507
139K
Palma Soriano
$1536
125K
Cardenas
$1220
86.7K
Moa
$1872
73.1K
Florida
$1784
71.7K
Colon
$1209
71.6K
Placetas
$1371
71.2K
Guines
$1138
66.9K
Moron
$1626
59.4K
Artemisa
$1092
59.1K
Yara
$2555
59.4K
Sagua La Grande
$1269
56.1K