Chennai vs Ouagadougou - Cost of Living Comparison

Chennai Ouagadougou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$425
$701
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1030
$1756
🏠 One person rent
$162
$311
🏘️ Family rent
$296
$510
🍽️ Food expenses
$162
$252
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.2
$55.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$568
$189
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
3 km
🎓 Higher education
77
21
😀 Quality of life
67
24
🏙️ Population
10.3M
2.45M

The cost of living in Chennai is 39% less expensive than in Ouagadougou. Cities ranked 8684th and 6537th ($425 vs $701) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 26th and 1st in India and Burkina Faso, respectively. Check India vs Burkina Faso comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months in Chennai compared to 0.3 months in Ouagadougou. Chennai ranked 2nd best city to live in India vs Ouagadougou ranked 1st in Burkina Faso, while ranked 3652nd and 8883rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chennai vs Ouagadougou

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Chennai Ouagadougou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.21
$4.24
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.1
$19
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.6
$4.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.51
$1.09
 Cappuccino
$1.88
$1.99
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.42
$0.58
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$182
$334
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$112
$105
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$362
$461
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$216
$263
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.9
$85.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.3
$133
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$8.78
$73.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.62%
7.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2011
$260
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$686
$262
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$0.47
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.4
$13.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.71
$4.27
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.31
$1.02
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$2.03
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
$0.67
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.58
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.86
$1.89
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.66
$9.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$8.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.84
$4.07
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.54
$2.1
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$0.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
$1.28
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$1.62
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$1.3
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.36
$7.85
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$1.35
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.97
$4.47
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
$5.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.92
$3.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.77
$3.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.4
$37.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$2.67
$2.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.1
$35.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.93
$10.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$27.5
$78.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$40.3
$62.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.7
$159
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1266
$11789

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$474
124 km or 77 mi Vellore
$277
125 km or 78 mi Chittoor
$341
138 km or 85 mi Pondicherry
$328
153 km or 95 mi Nellore
$273
159 km or 99 mi Cuddalore
$337
198 km or 123 mi Madanapalle
$336
219 km or 136 mi Kadapa
$344
260 km or 162 mi Proddatur
$337
269 km or 167 mi Ongole
$338
279 km or 173 mi Salem
$351
282 km or 175 mi Thanjavur
$333
290 km or 180 mi Bangalore
$480
304 km or 189 mi Chirala
$335
305 km or 189 mi Tiruchirappalli
$335
312 km or 194 mi Hindupur
$335
328 km or 204 mi Nandyal
$348
338 km or 210 mi Anantapur
$339
339 km or 211 mi Erode
$278
344 km or 214 mi Tumkur
$301
353 km or 219 mi Tenali
$271
354 km or 220 mi Machilipatnam
$282
357 km or 222 mi Guntur
$294
361 km or 224 mi Tiruppur
$340
383 km or 238 mi Vijayawada
$424
388 km or 241 mi Kurnool
$348
396 km or 246 mi Dindigul
$338
402 km or 250 mi Mysore
$345
411 km or 256 mi Eluru
$329
423 km or 263 mi Madurai
$361
428 km or 266 mi Coimbatore
$360
428 km or 266 mi Adoni
$346
453 km or 282 mi Nalgonda
$333
462 km or 287 mi Rajahmundry
$297
463 km or 288 mi Khammam
$277
474 km or 294 mi Mahbubnagar
$336
476 km or 296 mi Kakinada
$350
482 km or 300 mi Hospet
$339
494 km or 307 mi Davanagere
$282
509 km or 317 mi Malappuram
$263

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Distance City Cost of living
91 km or 57 mi Koudougou
$566
92 km or 57 mi Manga
$593
153 km or 95 mi Leo
$592
166 km or 103 mi Ouahigouya
$593
210 km or 130 mi Fada N'gourma
$592
210 km or 131 mi Dedougou
$593
255 km or 158 mi Dori
$593
256 km or 159 mi Nouna
$592
326 km or 203 mi Bobo-Dioulasso
$671
336 km or 209 mi Tamale
$508
415 km or 258 mi Niamey
$894
431 km or 268 mi Kara
$569
464 km or 288 mi Sikasso
$495
475 km or 295 mi Sokode
$574
503 km or 313 mi Sotouboua
$567
513 km or 319 mi Markala
$486
527 km or 327 mi Segou
$487
551 km or 342 mi Korhogo
$778
611 km or 380 mi Atakpame
$568
620 km or 385 mi Hohoe
$538
631 km or 392 mi Kumasi
$555
646 km or 401 mi Bouake
$805
650 km or 404 mi Kpalime
$568
652 km or 405 mi Save
$559
655 km or 407 mi Banamba
$486
656 km or 407 mi Bougouni
$487
657 km or 408 mi Koulikoro
$485
662 km or 411 mi Abengourou
$766
676 km or 420 mi Ho
$446
685 km or 426 mi Obuasi
$571
693 km or 430 mi Abomey
$560
702 km or 436 mi Bamako
$549
710 km or 441 mi Koforidua
$462
738 km or 459 mi Sokoto
$638
740 km or 460 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
755 km or 469 mi Lome
$607
759 km or 471 mi Ashaiman
$485
762 km or 474 mi Tema
$524
765 km or 476 mi Accra
$671
773 km or 480 mi Agboville
$767