Cape Verde vs Guinea - Cost of Living Comparison

Cape Verde Guinea
🚶 Cost of living one person
$695
$933
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1533
$2444
🏠 One person rent
$336
$477
🏘️ Family rent
$499
$952
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$329
🚐 Transport expenses
$38.3
$55.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$320
$771
💸 GDP per capita
$3064
$1194
😃 Human freedom index
8.26
5.82
❤️ Life expectancy
73.2
62
👮 Corruption perceptions index
58
25
🌐 English speaking %
8%
1%
🎓 Higher education
31
9
😀 Quality of life
38
23
🏙️ Population
556K
12.7M

The average cost of living in Cape Verde ($695) is 26% less expensive than in Guinea ($933). Cape Verde ranked 121st vs 73rd for Guinea 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 0.8 months in Guinea. Ranked 130th and 178th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Cape Verde vs Guinea

We calculate prices for Cape Verde and Guinea as a population-weighted mean of 3 and 7 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 Guinea
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.66
$6.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.2
$29.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.04
$8.84
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.74
$3.47
 Cappuccino
$1.35
$4.59
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.05
$1.06
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$285
$703
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$197
$241
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$393
$1525
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
$592
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$75.2
$54.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$116
$84.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$46.3
$89.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
19.95%
11.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$967
$314
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$707
$353
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.67
$0.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$23.7
$21.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.5
$3.85
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.41
$1.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.94
$1.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.89
$0.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.22
$2.4
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$15.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.2
$6.49
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.73
$7.95
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
$3.67
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.82
$1.13
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
$1.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.83
$0.66
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.95
$1.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.87
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.27
$1.05
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.6
$3.83
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.8
$5.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$7.1
$3.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$4.37
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.56
$3.05
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.3
$36.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.06
$2.77
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$23.9
$33.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.44
$7.13
👖 Brand Jeans
$36.3
$44.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$68.7
$73.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$74.1
$743
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3304
$6888

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Cities Comparison in Cape Verde vs Guinea

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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 Guinea

City Cost of living Population
Conakry
$983
1.67M
Mamou
$856
376K
Nzerekore
$867
280K
Gueckedou
$862
222K
Kankan
$860
191K
Boffa
$833
27K
Forecariah
$834
23K