Equatorial Guinea vs Gambia - Cost of Living Comparison

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Equatorial Guinea Gambia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1112
$526
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2570
$1160
🏠 One person rent
$473
$227
🏘️ Family rent
$827
$301
🍽️ Food expenses
$476
$234
🚐 Transport expenses
$57.6
$23.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$534
$59.1
💸 GDP per capita
$7182
$808
😃 Human freedom index
6.6
6.64
❤️ Life expectancy
60.6
62.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
17
37
🌐 English speaking %
1%
2.3%
🎓 Higher education
9
35
😀 Quality of life
24
17
🏙️ Population
1.27M
2.64M

The average cost of living in Equatorial Guinea ($1112) is 112% more expensive than in the Gambia ($526). Equatorial Guinea ranked 66th vs 169th for the Gambia 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 Equatorial Guinea compared to 0.1 months in the Gambia. Ranked 163rd and 177th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Equatorial Guinea vs the Gambia

We calculate prices for Equatorial Guinea and the Gambia as a population-weighted mean of 2 and 3 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.

Equatorial Guinea Gambia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14
$3.82
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$40.6
$32.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$13.7
$5.55
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.28
$1.84
 Cappuccino
$5.46
$2.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.09
$0.82
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$437
$200
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$236
$109
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$755
$277
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$529
$148
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
$50.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$162
$76.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$90.2
$49.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.58%
10.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1346
$1320
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$949
$821
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.65
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$53.1
$13.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.39
$9.02
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.97
$0.94
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.49
$1.64
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.99
$0.54
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.92
$1.85
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.47
$1.97
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$6.72
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.71
$3.68
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.27
$5.29
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.93
$1.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.25
$1.29
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.32
$1.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.46
$1.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$0.99
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.86
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.4
$1.11
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.97
$7.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.72
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.72
$1.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.72
$3.46
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.1
$2.85
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.93
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.96
$1.21
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$72.3
$26.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.04
$3.72
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$14.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$9.64
$3.99
👖 Brand Jeans
$52
$24.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$138
$34.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$65.5
$79.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$737
$2821

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In Equatorial Guinea

City Cost of living Population
Bata
$1237
290K
Malabo
$991
297K

In the Gambia

City Cost of living Population
Brikama
$561
101K
Banjul
$445
31.4K
Lamin
$492
31.1K