Chisinau vs Djibouti City - Cost of Living Comparison

Chisinau Djibouti City
🚶 Cost of living one person
$577
$552
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1413
$1344
🏠 One person rent
$281
$243
🏘️ Family rent
$491
$424
🍽️ Food expenses
$195
$205
🚐 Transport expenses
$33.7
$45.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$456
$385
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
50
8
😀 Quality of life
58
25
🏙️ Population
639K
562K

The cost of living in Chisinau is 5% more expensive than in Djibouti City. Cities ranked 7572nd and 7899th ($577 vs $552) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Moldova and Djibouti, respectively. Check Moldova vs Djibouti comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months in Chisinau compared to 0.7 months in Djibouti City. Chisinau ranked 1st best city to live in Moldova vs Djibouti City ranked 1st in Djibouti, while ranked 5487th and 8839th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Chisinau vs Djibouti City

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Chisinau Djibouti City
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.02
$3.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.5
$19.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.86
$4.63
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.69
 Cappuccino
$1.6
$1.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$267
$236
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$185
$158
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$467
$464
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$348
$301
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71.6
$38.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$111
$58.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$7.96
$30.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.04%
11.56%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1134
$1182
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$795
$738
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.16
$0.46
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.88
$19
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.34
$6.89
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.45
$0.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.35
$0.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.63
$1.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.23
$6.46
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
$4.12
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.15
$6.75
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.22
$1.33
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$1.11
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.25
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.48
$7.35
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.11
$2.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.28
$3.79
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.38
$2.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.19
$1.43
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.52
$1.2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.8
$24
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.33
$4.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$21
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.16
$4.51
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.9
$35.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.6
$65
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$266
$133
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2149
$3787

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Distance City Cost of living
37 km or 23 mi Dubasari
$413
42 km or 26 mi Orhei
$413
51 km or 32 mi Bender
$441
61 km or 38 mi Tiraspol
$345
80 km or 50 mi Comrat
$521
83 km or 52 mi Ungheni
$413
95 km or 59 mi Vaslui
$680
98 km or 61 mi Iasi
$607
109 km or 68 mi Balti
$366
126 km or 79 mi Barlad
$522
132 km or 82 mi Cahul
$522
135 km or 84 mi Soroca
$412
146 km or 91 mi Roman
$475
154 km or 96 mi Odesa
$452
155 km or 96 mi Bacau
$631
184 km or 115 mi Botosani
$635
187 km or 116 mi Galati
$593
189 km or 117 mi Piatra Neamt
$517
194 km or 121 mi Focsani
$507
202 km or 125 mi Tulcea
$549
205 km or 127 mi Braila
$552
209 km or 130 mi Suceava
$542
238 km or 148 mi Mykolaiv
$278
250 km or 155 mi Vinnytsia
$490
259 km or 161 mi Buzau
$597
261 km or 162 mi Chernivtsi
$389
267 km or 166 mi Sfantu Gheorghe
$501
288 km or 179 mi Kherson
$364
292 km or 181 mi Brasov
$676
295 km or 183 mi Slobozia
$543
302 km or 187 mi Khmelnytskyi
$385
305 km or 189 mi Kropyvnytskyi
$388
307 km or 191 mi Mamaia
$558
315 km or 196 mi Constanta
$701
317 km or 197 mi Ploiesti
$609
324 km or 201 mi Bila Tserkva
$399
331 km or 206 mi Targu Mures
$550
332 km or 206 mi Bistrita
$461
334 km or 207 mi Calarasi
$538
348 km or 216 mi Voluntari
$561

Cities near Djibouti City

Distance City Cost of living
44 km or 27 mi Obock
$524
68 km or 42 mi Ali Sabieh
$523
101 km or 63 mi Dikhil
$522
185 km or 115 mi Borama
$592
240 km or 149 mi Taiz
$512
245 km or 152 mi Aden
$509
247 km or 153 mi Hargeisa
$788
253 km or 157 mi Jijiga
$601
264 km or 164 mi Dire Dawa
$553
277 km or 172 mi Harar
$539
286 km or 178 mi Ibb
$502
290 km or 180 mi Zabid
$484
356 km or 221 mi Dhamar
$490
357 km or 222 mi Al Hudaydah
$510
387 km or 240 mi Dessie
$606
418 km or 259 mi Sayyan
$485
433 km or 269 mi Sanaa
$562
451 km or 280 mi Mekelle
$613
561 km or 348 mi Addis Ababa
$831
594 km or 369 mi Mendefera
$482
598 km or 371 mi Sa'dah
$485
600 km or 373 mi Massawa
$484
618 km or 384 mi Asmara
$522
627 km or 390 mi Bahir Dar
$556
628 km or 390 mi Gondar
$565
664 km or 413 mi Najran
$981
689 km or 428 mi Keren
$484
720 km or 448 mi Awasa
$659
726 km or 451 mi Mukalla
$487
740 km or 460 mi Abha
$975
818 km or 509 mi Jimma
$603
826 km or 513 mi Bareq
$820
846 km or 526 mi Kassala
$600
884 km or 550 mi El-Gadarif
$589
936 km or 582 mi Bisha
$821
944 km or 587 mi Baidoa
$561
958 km or 595 mi Ad-Damazin
$576
1019 km or 633 mi As Sulayyil
$834
1090 km or 677 mi Mogadishu
$828
1095 km or 680 mi Port Sudan
$603