Colombia vs Myanmar - Cost of Living Comparison

Colombia Myanmar
🚶 Cost of living one person
$548
$822
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1340
$1874
🏠 One person rent
$239
$480
🏘️ Family rent
$409
$774
🍽️ Food expenses
$177
$208
🚐 Transport expenses
$78
$70.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$312
$591
💸 GDP per capita
$5335
$1468
😃 Human freedom index
7.01
5.78
❤️ Life expectancy
77.5
67.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
39
28
🌐 English speaking %
4.2%
4.5%
🎓 Higher education
78
20
😀 Quality of life
50
42
🏙️ Population
49.1M
53.4M

The average cost of living in Colombia ($548) is 33% less expensive than in Myanmar ($822). Colombia ranked 158th vs 97th for Myanmar 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 Colombia compared to 0.7 months in Myanmar. Ranked 91st and 119th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Colombia vs Myanmar

We calculate prices for Colombia and Myanmar as a population-weighted mean of 50 and 12 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 Myanmar
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.41
$3.16
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.1
$16.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.78
$4.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.05
$1.1
 Cappuccino
$1.45
$2.15
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.61
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$242
$928
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$167
$272
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$441
$987
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$304
$609
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.2
$23
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.3
$35.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$20.2
$53.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.56%
12.58%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1510
$709
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$896
$230
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.57
$0.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.9
$14.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.1
$9.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.6
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.74
$1.03
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$1.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.65
$1.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.68
$9.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.49
$4.77
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.85
$8.67
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$1.65
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.7
$0.82
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$2.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$1.29
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
$1.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$1.54
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.13
$0.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.2
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.76
$0.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.73
$1.56
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.21
$1.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.47
$3.56
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.51
$1.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.19
$0.63
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.6
$40.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.11
$3.58
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$20.1
$22.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.26
$2.61
👖 Brand Jeans
$40.9
$38.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$60.1
$77.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$155
$384
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3736
$7375

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Colombia

City Cost of living Population
Bogota
$679
7.74M
Medellin
$648
2.53M
Cali
$555
2.47M
Barranquilla
$577
1.27M
Cartagena
$799
1.04M
Valledupar
$471
544K
Villavicencio
$411
664K
Soacha
$466
660K
Cucuta
$384
750K
Pereira
$414
591K
Monteria
$486
505K
Bucaramanga
$480
581K
Soledad
$440
456K
Buenaventura
$433
424K
Santa Marta
$537
516K
Ibague
$363
541K
Manizales
$474
434K
Palmira
$391
349K
Armenia
$421
301K
Neiva
$390
353K
Pasto
$405
393K
Popayan
$400
301K
Envigado
$500
229K
Floridablanca
$404
267K
Bello
$402
372K
Sincelejo
$421
287K
Tulua
$393
219K
Duitama
$444
127K
Cartago
$392
211K
Tumaco
$432
213K

In Myanmar

City Cost of living Population
Yangon
$869
5.43M
Mandalay
$790
1.23M
Naypyidaw
$790
1.16M
Hpa-an
$757
422K
Taunggyi
$755
382K
Mawlamyine
$747
289K
Bago
$744
284K
Myeik
$746
284K
Myitkyina
$728
243K
Monywa
$755
207K
Sittwe
$737
181K
Pathein
$787
170K