Cape Verde vs Guatemala - Cost of Living Comparison

Cape Verde Guatemala
🚶 Cost of living one person
$695
$910
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1533
$2147
🏠 One person rent
$336
$422
🏘️ Family rent
$499
$694
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$301
🚐 Transport expenses
$38.3
$93.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$320
$437
💸 GDP per capita
$3064
$4603
😃 Human freedom index
8.26
7.63
❤️ Life expectancy
73.2
74.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
58
25
🌐 English speaking %
8%
1%
🎓 Higher education
31
51
😀 Quality of life
38
47
🏙️ Population
556K
17.3M

The average cost of living in Cape Verde ($695) is 24% less expensive than in Guatemala ($910). Cape Verde ranked 121st vs 77th for Guatemala in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cape Verde compared to 0.5 months in Guatemala. Ranked 130th and 100th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Cape Verde vs Guatemala

We calculate prices for Cape Verde and Guatemala as a population-weighted mean of 3 and 10 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.

Cape Verde Guatemala
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.66
$6.38
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.2
$24.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.04
$6.01
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.74
$2.19
 Cappuccino
$1.35
$2.84
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.05
$0.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$285
$441
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$197
$319
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$393
$804
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$542
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$75.2
$38.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$116
$58.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$46.3
$40.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.95%
8.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$967
$1297
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$707
$880
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.67
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$23.7
$24.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.5
$11.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.41
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
$1.6
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.89
$1.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
$1.32
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.22
$2.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$7.26
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.2
$6.02
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.73
$8.84
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
$2.9
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$1.08
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.8
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
$1.56
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.83
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.95
$2.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.87
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$1.28
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.6
$3.46
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.8
$6.87
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$7.1
$4.52
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$2.37
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.56
$1.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.3
$51.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.06
$6.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.9
$32.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.44
$8.41
👖 Brand Jeans
$36.3
$52.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.7
$101
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$74.1
$197
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3304
$5326

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Cities Comparison in Cape Verde vs Guatemala

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Cape Verde

City Cost of living Population
Praia
$683
159K
Mindelo
$729
70.5K
Assomada
$656
12K

In Guatemala

City Cost of living Population
Guatemala City
$988
2.93M
Mixco
$741
508K
Coban
$783
229K
Quetzaltenango
$749
225K
Flores
$775
145K
Momostenango
$809
140K
Jalapa
$801
122K
Mazatenango
$789
103K
San Miguel Petapa
$731
94.2K
Panajachel
$762
11.1K