Colombia vs Guinea-Bissau - Cost of Living Comparison

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Colombia Guinea-Bissau
🚶 Cost of living one person
$735
$798
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1826
$1840
🏠 One person rent
$309
$380
🏘️ Family rent
$535
$655
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$301
🚐 Transport expenses
$100
$40.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$377
$991
💸 GDP per capita
$6624
$776
😃 Human freedom index
6.54
6.51
❤️ Life expectancy
72.8
59.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
40
22
🌐 English speaking %
4.2%
2.9%
🎓 Higher education
77
1
😀 Quality of life
37
26
🏙️ Population
49.1M
1.86M

The average cost of living in Colombia ($735) is 8% less expensive than in Guinea-Bissau ($798). Colombia ranked 127th vs 110th for Guinea-Bissau in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Colombia compared to 1.2 months in Guinea-Bissau. Ranked 132nd and 157th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Colombia vs Guinea-Bissau

We calculate prices for Colombia and Guinea-Bissau as a population-weighted mean of 50 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.

Colombia Guinea-Bissau
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.97
$6.13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.7
$27.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.7
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.24
$1.59
 Cappuccino
$1.78
$2.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.82
$1.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$309
$425
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$213
$245
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$559
$559
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$397
$515
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$53.4
$61
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$81.9
$93.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$23.7
$38.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
13.93%
10.14%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$1633
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1235
$1412
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.7
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$32.9
$12.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.6
$6.98
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.92
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$1.64
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.12
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.25
$3.65
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.17
$12.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.2
$11.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.84
$9.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.44
$1.59
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.41
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.19
$2.29
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.63
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$0.66
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
$0.82
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.59
$2.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.4
$6.79
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.02
$0.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.27
$1.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.61
$3.45
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.74
$2.87
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.05
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$1.24
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23
$50
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.21
$1.66
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26.1
$13.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.12
$4.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.4
$90.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$85.1
$81.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$216
$80.8
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5704
$2747

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Cities Comparison in Colombia vs Guinea-Bissau

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Colombia

City Cost of living Population
Bogota
$883
7.74M
Cali
$720
2.47M
Medellin
$867
2.53M
Cartagena
$877
1.04M
Barranquilla
$780
1.27M
Soacha
$724
660K
Villavicencio
$530
664K
Cucuta
$708
750K
Manizales
$727
434K
Pereira
$639
591K
Bucaramanga
$649
581K
Santa Marta
$705
516K
Monteria
$633
505K
Bello
$778
372K
Buenaventura
$552
424K
Envigado
$812
229K
Soledad
$851
456K
Tunja
$511
410K
Palmira
$648
349K
Ibague
$525
541K
Valledupar
$519
544K
Neiva
$507
353K
Pasto
$511
308K
Barrancabermeja
$592
300K
Armenia
$551
301K
Floridablanca
$612
267K
Popayan
$455
301K
Tulua
$493
219K
Sincelejo
$536
287K
Tumaco
$533
213K

In Guinea-Bissau

City Cost of living Population
Bissau
$799
492K
Bafata
$778
22.5K