Cost of Living in Mwene-Ditu

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$609
$1794
🛋️ Without rent
$360
$1000
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$249
$794
🍽️ Food
$240
$623
🚐 Transport
$55.6
$136
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$264
😀 Quality of life
6
🏙️ Population
196K

The average cost of living in Mwene-Ditu is $609, which is in the top 23% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7189th out of 9294 in our global list and 14th out of 25 in the DR Congo.

The median after-tax salary is $264, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months. Ranked 9251st (TOP 100%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 18th best city to live in the DR Congo. With an estimated population of 196K, Mwene-Ditu is the 16th largest city in the DR Congo.

Why living in Mwene-Ditu is so expensive? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Mwene-Ditu for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport99 kmMbuji Mayi Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate18.4 µg/m³
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Prices in Mwene-Ditu

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.24
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.23
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.03
 Cappuccino
$2.35
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.09
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$151
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$137
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$731
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$693
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
13.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$850
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$630
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$83.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.08
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.42
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.3
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.63
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.02
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.26
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.26
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.99
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.92
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.45
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.11
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$77.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$39.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.18
👖 Brand Jeans
$23.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$37.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$73.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2597

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