Central African Republic vs Croatia - Cost of Living Comparison

Central African Republic Croatia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$515
$896
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1243
$2070
🏠 One person rent
$229
$437
🏘️ Family rent
$411
$715
🍽️ Food expenses
$187
$305
🚐 Transport expenses
$46.8
$68.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$292
$943
💸 GDP per capita
$493
$14132
😃 Human freedom index
5.62
8.16
❤️ Life expectancy
53.7
77.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
24
47
🌐 English speaking %
3%
57.1%
🎓 Higher education
11
84
😀 Quality of life
8
66
🏙️ Population
4.66M
4.11M

The average cost of living in the Central African Republic ($515) is 43% less expensive than in Croatia ($896). the Central African Republic ranked 172nd vs 78th for Croatia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in the Central African Republic compared to 1.1 months in Croatia. Ranked 197th and 40th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in the Central African Republic vs Croatia

We calculate prices for the Central African Republic and Croatia as a population-weighted mean of 3 and 15 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.

Central African Republic Croatia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.84
$8.04
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.7
$35.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.4
$5.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.62
$2.41
 Cappuccino
$1.53
$1.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.56
$2.06
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$218
$379
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$142
$301
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$455
$689
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$288
$506
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.3
$97.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$53.3
$149
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.9
$22.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.26%
3.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1046
$2999
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$584
$2145
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.39
$1.03
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.8
$44.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.5
$10.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.96
$1.62
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1
$0.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.67
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.65
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.43
$2.26
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.62
$8.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$7.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.86
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
$1.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.39
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$1.4
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$1.86
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.34
$0.65
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.17
$1.76
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.83
$6.29
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.31
$1.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.34
$4.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.02
$6.96
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$3.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.08
$2.06
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.1
$35.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.93
$5.66
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.1
$35.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.97
$5.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.2
$73.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58
$72.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$86.3
$135
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2751
$5039

Cities Comparison in the Central African Republic vs Croatia

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In the Central African Republic

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

In Croatia

City Cost of living Population
Zagreb
$985
809K
Split
$868
178K
Rijeka
$836
129K
Osijek
$695
84.1K
Zadar
$1033
75.1K
Velika Gorica
$828
63.5K
Pula
$841
57.1K
Slavonski Brod
$616
56.8K
Karlovac
$665
53.1K
Sibenik
$766
46.3K
Dubrovnik
$1016
42.6K
Kastela
$757
43.3K
Bjelovar
$667
40.3K
Cavtat
$808
2.21K
Hvar
$807
3.77K