Burundi vs Kyrgyzstan - Cost of Living Comparison

Burundi Kyrgyzstan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$508
$441
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1419
$1208
🏠 One person rent
$181
$196
🏘️ Family rent
$512
$355
🍽️ Food expenses
$236
$177
🚐 Transport expenses
$50.2
$19.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$308
$248
💸 GDP per capita
$239
$1176
😃 Human freedom index
5.02
7.18
❤️ Life expectancy
61.9
71.8
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
27
🌐 English speaking %
2%
2%
🎓 Higher education
24
28
😀 Quality of life
16
41
🏙️ Population
11.5M
6.2M

The average cost of living in Burundi ($508) is 15% more expensive than in Kyrgyzstan ($441). Burundi ranked 174th vs 186th for Kyrgyzstan 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 0.6 months in Kyrgyzstan. Ranked 189th and 125th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burundi vs Kyrgyzstan

We calculate prices for Burundi and Kyrgyzstan as a population-weighted mean of 8 and 9 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 Kyrgyzstan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.87
$3.88
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.8
$18.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.37
$3.42
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.76
$1.53
 Cappuccino
$2.04
$1.62
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.55
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$299
$247
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.2
$140
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$725
$433
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$385
$278
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.6
$21.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.7
$32.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.8
$13.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.99%
16.44%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$936
$791
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$7131
$677
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.24
$0.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19.4
$6.81
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.76
$2.15
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$0.68
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$0.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.67
$0.37
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.86
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.71
$6.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.24
$4.02
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.7
$6.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.25
$0.84
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$1.87
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.29
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.65
$0.44
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
$0.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.28
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.35
$0.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$16.4
$5.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$0.88
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.27
$1.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.43
$3.64
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$12
$2.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.75
$0.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.24
$1.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.7
$30.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.87
$3.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.5
$13.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.92
$2.63
👖 Brand Jeans
$16.3
$28.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$35
$60.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$51.6
$122
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$922
$14970

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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 Kyrgyzstan

City Cost of living Population
Bishkek
$466
1.05M
Osh
$399
334K
Jalal-Abad
$396
89K
Tokmok
$373
53.2K
Naryn
$412
34.8K
Talas
$413
32.9K
Kant
$413
21.6K
Toktogul
$396
16.4K
Cholpon-Ata
$412
11.5K