Cost of Living in Brazzaville

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$578
$1424
🛋️ Without rent
$328
$971
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$250
$453
🍽️ Food
$205
$536
🚐 Transport
$64.2
$176
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$352
😀 Quality of life
22
🏙️ Population
1.83M

The average cost of living in Brazzaville is $578, which is in the top 19% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7485th out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 6 in the Congo.

The median after-tax salary is $352, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 8823rd (TOP 95%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in the Congo. With an estimated population of 1.83M, Brazzaville is the 1st largest city in the Congo.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmMaya-Maya Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate16.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank7366Marien Ngouabi University
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Prices in Brazzaville

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.85
 Cappuccino
$1.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.6
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$256
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$157
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$507
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$322
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$60.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1491
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$912
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.56
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.06
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.96
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.06
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.67
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.64
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.26
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.13
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$65.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$128
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4180

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