Burundi vs Hungary - Cost of Living Comparison

Burundi Hungary
🚶 Cost of living one person
$508
$712
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1419
$1774
🏠 One person rent
$181
$341
🏘️ Family rent
$512
$605
🍽️ Food expenses
$236
$234
🚐 Transport expenses
$50.2
$58.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$308
$801
💸 GDP per capita
$239
$15980
😃 Human freedom index
5.02
7.73
❤️ Life expectancy
61.9
75.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
43
🌐 English speaking %
2%
20%
🎓 Higher education
24
81
😀 Quality of life
16
64
🏙️ Population
11.5M
9.77M

The average cost of living in Burundi ($508) is 29% less expensive than in Hungary ($712). Burundi ranked 174th vs 119th for Hungary 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 Burundi compared to 1.1 months in Hungary. Ranked 189th and 47th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burundi vs Hungary

We calculate prices for Burundi and Hungary as a population-weighted mean of 8 and 33 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 Hungary
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.87
$5.99
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.8
$30.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.37
$4.68
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.76
$1.46
 Cappuccino
$2.04
$1.59
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$313
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.2
$241
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$725
$607
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$385
$446
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.6
$74.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$114
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.8
$11.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.99%
6.14%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$936
$2294
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7131
$1603
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.24
$0.86
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19.4
$22.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.76
$9.81
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.67
$0.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.77
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.71
$7.62
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.24
$4.29
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.7
$9.19
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.25
$1.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$1.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$2.34
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.65
$0.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
$0.78
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.35
$1.08
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.4
$3.92
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$0.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.27
$4.61
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.43
$7.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$12
$2.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.75
$1.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.24
$1.32
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.7
$30.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.87
$4.88
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.5
$39
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.92
$5.88
👖 Brand Jeans
$16.3
$58.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$35
$64.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$51.6
$247
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$922
$6051

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Burundi

City Cost of living Population
Bujumbura
$513
659K
Gitega
$473
41.9K
Ngozi
$481
39.9K
Bubanza
$482
20K
Muyinga
$481
9.61K
Makamba
$481
9.4K
Ruyigi
$481
7.14K
Rutana
$482
5.87K

In Hungary

City Cost of living Population
Budapest
$860
1.72M
Debrecen
$655
201K
Szeged
$615
159K
Gyor
$619
133K
Miskolc
$589
151K
Pecs
$534
140K
Kecskemet
$605
110K
Nyiregyhaza
$562
117K
Szekesfehervar
$675
95.5K
Szombathely
$582
78.3K
Erd
$650
70.1K
Tatabanya
$639
65.1K
Sopron
$597
62.9K
Veszprem
$624
58.2K
Szolnok
$515
69.7K
Budafok-Teteny
$599
55.1K
Dunakeszi
$760
44K
Zalaegerszeg
$561
55.5K
Kaposvar
$572
59.8K
Eger
$550
51.2K
Nagykanizsa
$544
46.9K
Bekescsaba
$535
58K
Hodmezovasarhely
$593
43.3K
Szigetszentmiklos
$601
40.5K
Dunaujvaros
$588
44.2K
Godollo
$592
31.8K
Cegled
$636
35.3K
Mosonmagyarovar
$598
34.4K
Vac
$652
32.9K
Salgotarjan
$614
32.3K