Cost of Living in Boffa

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1004
$3062
🛋️ Without rent
$492
$1777
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$512
$1285
🍽️ Food
$353
$926
🚐 Transport
$30
$81.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2020
😀 Quality of life
22
🏙️ Population
27K

The average cost of living in Boffa is $1004, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5349th out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 7 in Guinea.

The median after-tax salary is $2020, which is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months. Ranked 8903rd (TOP 96%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 6th best city to live in Guinea. With an estimated population of 27K, Boffa is the 6th largest city in Guinea.

Why living in Boffa 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 Boffa for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 80 km Conakry International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 19.4 µg/m³
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Prices in Boffa

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.11
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$31.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.65
 Cappuccino
$2.56
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.38
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$555
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$308
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1825
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$912
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$65.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$102
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$355
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$394
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.25
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.06
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.59
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.66
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.83
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.05
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.47
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.47
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$58.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$31.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.12
👖 Brand Jeans
$94.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$125
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1495
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6353

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