Burundi vs Netherlands - Cost of Living Comparison

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Burundi Netherlands
🚶 Cost of living one person
$481
$1920
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1412
$4419
🏠 One person rent
$138
$1157
🏘️ Family rent
$315
$1862
🍽️ Food expenses
$238
$512
🚐 Transport expenses
$61.7
$117
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$593
$3373
💸 GDP per capita
$259
$57025
😃 Human freedom index
4.85
8.57
❤️ Life expectancy
61.7
81.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
20
79
🌐 English speaking %
2%
90.9%
🎓 Higher education
21
96
😀 Quality of life
15
93
🏙️ Population
11.5M
17.6M

The average cost of living in Burundi ($481) is 75% less expensive than in the Netherlands ($1920). Burundi ranked 188th vs 16th for the Netherlands 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 1.8 months in the Netherlands. Ranked 184th and 6th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Burundi vs the Netherlands

We calculate prices for Burundi and the Netherlands as a population-weighted mean of 8 and 70 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 Netherlands
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.17
$16.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$11.7
$70.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.56
$11.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$5.29
 Cappuccino
$1.93
$3.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$2.79
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$219
$1131
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$89.6
$928
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$431
$1826
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$250
$1526
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$11.7
$146
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$17.9
$224
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$11
$43.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
14.58%
4.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1357
$5287
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$835
$4049
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.28
$3.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$17.1
$82.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.1
$23.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$2.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.68
$1.21
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.81
$1.81
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$2.82
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.92
$4.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.89
$12.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.69
$14.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$15.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.63
$1.91
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$2.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$1.83
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
$3.06
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$1.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
$1.69
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.46
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.91
$3.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$6.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.04
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.07
$9.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.7
$5.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.99
$4.31
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.13
$1.89
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$2.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.8
$35.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.98
$13.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12.1
$54.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.78
$20.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$16.1
$80.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$54
$90.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$105
$1621
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10364
$8046

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In Burundi

City Cost of living Population
Bujumbura
$494
659K
Gitega
$443
135K
Ngozi
$446
39.9K
Bubanza
$451
20K
Muyinga
$446
9.61K
Makamba
$449
9.4K
Ruyigi
$445
7.14K
Rutana
$446
5.87K

In the Netherlands

City Cost of living Population
Amsterdam
$2457
921K
Rotterdam
$2029
592K
The Hague
$1865
548K
Utrecht
$2028
359K
Eindhoven
$1964
236K
Breda
$1811
183K
Tilburg
$1839
222K
Almere
$1616
215K
Groningen
$1818
203K
Arnhem
$1624
164K
Nijmegen
$1753
177K
Haarlem
$2241
163K
Enschede
$1630
160K
's-Hertogenbosch
$1842
144K
Leiden
$2177
124K
Maastricht
$1868
120K
Venlo
$1689
102K
Zwolle
$1710
130K
Apeldoorn
$1941
139K
Emmen
$1713
107K
Hilversum
$1863
91.2K
Purmerend
$1995
81.5K
Delft
$1795
104K
Veenendaal
$1811
66.9K
Zutphen
$1908
47.4K
Heerlen
$1381
86.9K
Roosendaal
$1814
77K
Leeuwarden
$1599
92.1K
Deventer
$1882
101K
Roermond
$1436
57.3K