Castries vs Nouakchott - Cost of Living Comparison

Castries Nouakchott
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$741
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2620
$1808
🏠 One person rent
$388
$333
🏘️ Family rent
$786
$600
🍽️ Food expenses
$456
$294
🚐 Transport expenses
$81.8
$61.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$985
$649
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
1 km
26 km
🎓 Higher education
3
17
😀 Quality of life
41
34
🏙️ Population
70K
1.08M

The cost of living in Castries is 39% more expensive than in Nouakchott. Cities ranked 4537th and 6290th ($1031 vs $741) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Saint Lucia and Mauritania, respectively. Check Saint Lucia vs Mauritania comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Castries compared to 0.9 months in Nouakchott. Castries ranked 1st best city to live in Saint Lucia vs Nouakchott ranked 1st in Mauritania, while ranked 6983rd and 8045th among best cities to live in the world.

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Castries Nouakchott
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.32
$8.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$63.3
$21.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.75
$6.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.02
$4.22
 Cappuccino
$2.49
$2.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$3.41
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$429
$314
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$243
$176
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$937
$660
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$586
$381
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.6
$65
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.6
$99.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$66.2
$63.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.29%
13.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1454
$279
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1017
$214
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.93
$0.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.3
$31.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$39.3
$4.42
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.65
$1.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$3.09
$1.42
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.05
$2.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$0.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.43
$2.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.56
$6.32
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
$6.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14
$6.57
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.68
$2.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.46
$1.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.86
$0.87
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.56
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.41
$0.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.2
$1.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.1
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.42
$3.1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.79
$2.15
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.14
$5.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.09
$2.81
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.15
$1.73
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$4.23
$1.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.2
$32.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$45
$22.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.44
$6.46
👖 Brand Jeans
$69.8
$24.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$110
$38
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$170
$104
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1853
$9186

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Distance City Cost of living
32 km or 20 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
66 km or 41 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
83 km or 51 mi Georgetown
$845
98 km or 61 mi Kingstown
$866
149 km or 93 mi Roseau
$943
172 km or 107 mi Holetown
$1268
180 km or 112 mi Bridgetown
$1262
181 km or 112 mi Portsmouth
$1233
222 km or 138 mi Grenville
$1000
234 km or 146 mi St. George's
$1018
234 km or 146 mi Basse-Terre
$1203
249 km or 155 mi Sainte-Anne
$1210
250 km or 156 mi Petit-Bourg
$1207
257 km or 160 mi Les Abymes
$1210
259 km or 161 mi Baie-Mahault
$1211
260 km or 162 mi Le Moule
$1208
316 km or 196 mi Scarborough
$1100
348 km or 216 mi All Saints
$1548
357 km or 222 mi St. John's
$1546
377 km or 234 mi Port of Spain
$1002
378 km or 235 mi San Juan
$908
392 km or 244 mi Chaguanas
$973
410 km or 255 mi Basseterre
$1177
415 km or 258 mi Cayon
$1221
418 km or 260 mi San Fernando
$928
445 km or 277 mi Carupano
$691
456 km or 283 mi La Asuncion
$682
461 km or 286 mi Porlamar
$589
497 km or 309 mi Philipsburg
$1845
526 km or 327 mi Cumana
$707
532 km or 330 mi Maturin
$980
563 km or 350 mi Tucupita
$679
577 km or 358 mi Saint Croix
$2457
578 km or 359 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
586 km or 364 mi Lecheria
$688
590 km or 367 mi Barcelona
$701
626 km or 389 mi Road Town
$2248
635 km or 395 mi Anaco
$697
640 km or 398 mi Cantaura
$681
641 km or 399 mi Charlotte Amalie
$2366

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Distance City Cost of living
175 km or 109 mi Rosso
$691
234 km or 145 mi Saint-Louis
$853
275 km or 171 mi Louga
$921
380 km or 236 mi Thies
$871
398 km or 248 mi Rufisque
$921
404 km or 251 mi Dakar
$1047
421 km or 262 mi Fatick
$921
438 km or 272 mi Kaolack
$930
518 km or 322 mi Banjul
$450
527 km or 327 mi Lamin
$358
540 km or 335 mi Brikama
$437
587 km or 365 mi Kolda
$903
612 km or 380 mi Ziguinchor
$916
672 km or 417 mi Bafata
$557
693 km or 430 mi Bissau
$631
877 km or 545 mi Praia
$683
884 km or 549 mi Assomada
$656
904 km or 562 mi Boffa
$833
953 km or 592 mi Mamou
$856
965 km or 600 mi Mindelo
$729
978 km or 608 mi Forecariah
$834
984 km or 611 mi Conakry
$983
1041 km or 647 mi Banamba
$486
1047 km or 651 mi Bamako
$549
1048 km or 651 mi Laayoune
$490
1071 km or 665 mi Koulikoro
$485
1094 km or 680 mi Santa Lucia de Tirajana
$1054
1107 km or 688 mi Freetown
$739
1117 km or 694 mi Kankan
$860
1119 km or 695 mi Las Palmas
$1086
1135 km or 705 mi Tenerife
$1133
1145 km or 712 mi La Orotava
$956
1151 km or 715 mi Puerto de la Cruz
$1141
1155 km or 718 mi Santa Cruz de Tenerife
$1008
1157 km or 719 mi San Cristobal de La Laguna
$1062
1159 km or 720 mi Segou
$487
1166 km or 725 mi Markala
$486
1175 km or 730 mi Bougouni
$487
1179 km or 732 mi Puerto del Rosario
$1267
1203 km or 748 mi Corralejo
$1162