Djibouti vs Marshall Islands - Cost of Living Comparison

Djibouti Marshall Islands
🚶 Cost of living one person
$548
$1271
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1332
$2414
🏠 One person rent
$242
$797
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$1089
🍽️ Food expenses
$205
$385
🚐 Transport expenses
$42.5
$34.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$383
$1509
💸 GDP per capita
$3425
$4130
😃 Human freedom index
3.9
6.2
❤️ Life expectancy
67.5
65.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
30
64
🌐 English speaking %
1%
98.3%
🎓 Higher education
14
1
😀 Quality of life
24
38
🏙️ Population
957K
53.1K

The average cost of living in Djibouti ($548) is 57% less expensive than in the Marshall Islands ($1271). Djibouti ranked 159th vs 34th for the Marshall Islands in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Djibouti compared to 1.2 months in the Marshall Islands. Ranked 174th and 129th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Djibouti vs the Marshall Islands

We calculate prices for Djibouti and the Marshall Islands as a population-weighted mean of 4 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.

Djibouti Marshall Islands
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.77
$14.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$19.9
$27.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.64
$4.75
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.69
$1.68
 Cappuccino
$1.74
$2.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.68
$1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$235
$841
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$157
$649
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$461
$1439
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$300
$838
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$38.7
$39.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$59
$60.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.8
$70.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.6%
11.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1159
$1067
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$726
$705
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.46
$1.76
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$19
$19.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.92
$11.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.99
$1.34
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$2.03
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.77
$3.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.4
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
$2.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.44
$16.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.13
$4.49
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.75
$6.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
$8.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.14
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
$2.85
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.17
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$2.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$1.27
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.28
$1.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.29
$2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.51
$2.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.79
$3.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.95
$2.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.43
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.2
$1.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23.9
$25.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.08
$4.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21
$21.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.5
$8.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.3
$34.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$65
$39.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$132
$136
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3732
$3269

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Djibouti

City Cost of living Population
Djibouti City
$552
562K
Ali Sabieh
$523
37.9K
Dikhil
$522
35K
Obock
$524
21.2K

In the Marshall Islands

City Cost of living Population
Majuro
$1270
30K
Djarrit
$1271
7.1K