Cambodia vs Central African Republic - Cost of Living Comparison

Cambodia Central African Republic
🚶 Cost of living one person
$796
$515
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2157
$1243
🏠 One person rent
$387
$229
🏘️ Family rent
$907
$411
🍽️ Food expenses
$273
$187
🚐 Transport expenses
$68.2
$46.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$281
$292
💸 GDP per capita
$1544
$493
😃 Human freedom index
6.47
5.62
❤️ Life expectancy
70.1
53.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
23
24
🌐 English speaking %
22.2%
3%
🎓 Higher education
30
11
😀 Quality of life
49
8
🏙️ Population
16M
4.66M

The average cost of living in Cambodia ($796) is 55% more expensive than in the Central African Republic ($515). Cambodia ranked 102nd vs 172nd for the Central African Republic in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Cambodia compared to 0.6 months in the Central African Republic. Ranked 94th and 197th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Cambodia vs the Central African Republic

We calculate prices for Cambodia and the Central African Republic as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 3 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.

Cambodia Central African Republic
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3
$2.84
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.3
$17.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.35
$4.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$1.62
 Cappuccino
$2.42
$1.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.84
$0.56
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$428
$218
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$247
$142
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1238
$455
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$648
$288
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$69.3
$35.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$53.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.1
$36.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.23%
12.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2159
$1046
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1292
$584
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.13
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.6
$16.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.28
$6.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.17
$0.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.13
$1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.66
$0.67
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$1.05
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.77
$1.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.9
$5.62
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.48
$4.11
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.38
$5.86
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.67
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
$1.07
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.41
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.47
$0.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$0.86
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.58
$1.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.4
$6.83
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.98
$1.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.54
$2.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.13
$3.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.51
$2.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.68
$1.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2
$1.08
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$70.1
$22.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.66
$3.93
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.9
$19.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.96
$3.97
👖 Brand Jeans
$23.6
$27.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$66.4
$58
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$218
$86.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8444
$2751

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Cambodia

City Cost of living Population
Phnom Penh
$850
2.13M
Siem Reap
$639
245K
Sihanoukville
$870
73K
Serei Saophoan
$638
99K
Battambang
$540
119K
Svay Rieng
$645
41.4K
Kampong Cham
$509
38.4K
Kampot
$531
32.1K
Prey Veng
$642
33.1K
Stung Treng
$639
29.7K

In the Central African Republic

City Cost of living Population
Bangui
$519
889K
Berberati
$481
76.9K
Bria
$481
35.2K