Cambodia vs Tonga - Cost of Living Comparison

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Cambodia Tonga
🚶 Cost of living one person
$750
$1013
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1985
$2242
🏠 One person rent
$343
$483
🏘️ Family rent
$703
$758
🍽️ Food expenses
$277
$443
🚐 Transport expenses
$64.1
$25.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$300
$795
💸 GDP per capita
$1760
$4426
😃 Human freedom index
6.08
5.6
❤️ Life expectancy
69.6
71
👮 Corruption perceptions index
22
50
🌐 English speaking %
22.2%
30%
🎓 Higher education
30
1
😀 Quality of life
41
45
🏙️ Population
16M
108K

The average cost of living in Cambodia ($750) is 26% less expensive than in Tonga ($1013). Cambodia ranked 123rd vs 79th for Tonga 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 0.8 months in Tonga. Ranked 122nd and 101st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Cambodia vs Tonga

We calculate prices for Cambodia and Tonga as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 2 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 Tonga
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.21
$10.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.1
$63
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.36
$7.55
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.1
$3.76
 Cappuccino
$2.68
$2.43
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.96
$1.62
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$380
$236
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$222
$162
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$941
$470
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$488
$324
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.5
$179
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.6
$278
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$26.7
$127
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.5%
11.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2039
$1326
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1364
$885
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.12
$0.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.2
$20.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.18
$7.88
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.14
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.06
$1.54
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.61
$1.01
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.88
$5.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
$10.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.65
$7.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.8
$7.53
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.84
$2.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$2.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.29
$2.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
$3.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$2.52
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$2.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$1.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$16.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.89
$2.93
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.51
$18.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.71
$4.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.68
$3.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.61
$1.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.08
$1.28
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49.7
$23.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.23
$4.61
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.9
$23.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.65
$4.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$28.1
$36.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$72
$67.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$299
$157
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9266
$4402

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In Cambodia

City Cost of living Population
Phnom Penh
$798
2.13M
Siem Reap
$581
245K
Battambang
$540
119K
Serei Saophoan
$579
99K
Sihanoukville
$756
71.1K
Svay Rieng
$694
41.4K
Kampong Cham
$555
38.4K
Prey Veng
$711
33.1K
Kampot
$566
32.1K
Stung Treng
$627
29.7K

In Tonga

City Cost of living Population
Nukualofa
$1012
23.2K
Mua
$1014
5K