Central African Republic vs Peru - Cost of Living Comparison

Central African Republic Peru
🚶 Cost of living one person
$515
$672
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1243
$1603
🏠 One person rent
$229
$302
🏘️ Family rent
$411
$491
🍽️ Food expenses
$187
$209
🚐 Transport expenses
$46.8
$98
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$292
$401
💸 GDP per capita
$493
$6127
😃 Human freedom index
5.62
7.93
❤️ Life expectancy
53.7
76.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
24
36
🌐 English speaking %
3%
8%
🎓 Higher education
11
70
😀 Quality of life
8
54
🏙️ Population
4.66M
29.4M

The average cost of living in the Central African Republic ($515) is 23% less expensive than in Peru ($672). the Central African Republic ranked 172nd vs 125th for Peru 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 0.6 months in Peru. Ranked 197th and 75th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in the Central African Republic vs Peru

We calculate prices for the Central African Republic and Peru as a population-weighted mean of 3 and 32 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 Peru
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.84
$3.72
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.7
$15.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.4
$4.63
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.62
$1.9
 Cappuccino
$1.53
$2.83
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.56
$0.7
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$218
$342
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$142
$216
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$455
$570
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$288
$373
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.3
$31.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$53.3
$48.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.9
$29.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.26%
9.39%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1046
$1617
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$584
$1157
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.39
$0.43
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.8
$22.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.5
$12
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.96
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1
$1.16
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.67
$0.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.43
$1.64
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.62
$5.99
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$4.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.86
$6.53
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
$1.31
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$0.89
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$0.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.68
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.34
$0.48
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.17
$1.92
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.83
$8.27
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.31
$1.46
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.34
$3.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.02
$5.91
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$4.11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$1.23
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.08
$1.33
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.1
$33.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.93
$4.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.1
$20.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.97
$5.94
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.2
$38.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58
$65.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$86.3
$161
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2751
$4673

Cities Comparison in the Central African Republic vs Peru

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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 Peru

City Cost of living Population
Lima
$802
9.67M
Callao
$687
1.13M
Arequipa
$532
1.01M
Trujillo
$562
920K
Iquitos
$637
378K
Tacna
$421
286K
Cusco
$541
428K
Chimbote
$430
498K
Piura
$571
473K
Chiclayo
$482
553K
Pucallpa
$503
326K
Juliaca
$576
291K
Huancayo
$431
378K
Tarapoto
$472
240K
Ica
$508
282K
Huacho
$509
201K
Cajamarca
$495
201K
Huanuco
$561
197K
Paita
$505
179K
Sullana
$500
162K
Puno
$462
129K
Ayacucho
$480
181K
Pisco
$524
110K
Tumbes
$455
96.9K
Talara
$471
91.4K
Huaraz
$449
119K
Puerto Maldonado
$501
85K
Jaen
$501
81.6K
Huaral
$557
79K
Abancay
$559
72.3K