Chad vs Tonga - Cost of Living Comparison

Chad Tonga
🚶 Cost of living one person
$518
$957
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1258
$1968
🏠 One person rent
$230
$406
🏘️ Family rent
$417
$422
🍽️ Food expenses
$188
$466
🚐 Transport expenses
$48
$23.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$302
$1159
💸 GDP per capita
$659
$4625
😃 Human freedom index
5.57
5.6
❤️ Life expectancy
54.5
71
👮 Corruption perceptions index
20
50
🌐 English speaking %
0%
30%
🎓 Higher education
17
1
😀 Quality of life
11
35
🏙️ Population
15.5M
108K

The average cost of living in Chad ($518) is 46% less expensive than in Tonga ($957). Chad ranked 169th vs 72nd for Tonga 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 Chad compared to 1.2 months in Tonga. Ranked 196th and 143rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Chad vs Tonga

We calculate prices for Chad and Tonga as a population-weighted mean of 5 and 2 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.

Chad Tonga
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.85
$40
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.8
$69.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.42
$7.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.64
$1.7
 Cappuccino
$1.55
$2.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.57
$1.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$219
$239
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$143
$362
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$462
$444
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$292
$304
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.2
$39.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.3
$61.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.5
$28.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.12%
11.66%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1087
$1111
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$612
$724
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.39
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.9
$20.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.48
$7.31
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.96
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.67
$0.8
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.44
$1.57
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.73
$6.69
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.06
$4.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.96
$7.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.03
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.16
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$1.32
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$1.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.34
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
$1.34
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.93
$7.43
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.3
$1.27
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.38
$7.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$4.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.81
$2.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.48
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.22
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.3
$30.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.93
$4.17
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.3
$21.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.03
$4.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.7
$38.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.5
$67.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$90.8
$144
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2943
$3843

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Chad

City Cost of living Population
N'Djamena
$525
1.09M
Sarh
$485
108K
Abeche
$484
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Bongor
$483
27.8K
Bol
$483
11.7K

In Tonga

City Cost of living Population
Nukualofa
$958
23.2K
Mua
$954
5K