Prices in Kinshasa vs Moroni - Cost of Living Comparison

KinshasaMoroni
🚶 Cost of living One person
$798
$568
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2787
$1434
🏠 One person rent
$347
$192
🏘️ Family rent
$1428
$370
🍽️ Food Expenses
$260
$287
🚐 Transport Expenses
$93.7
$23.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$531
$805
🏙️ Population
11.9M
111k

The cost of living in Kinshasa is 41% more expensive than in Moroni. Cities ranked 5889th and 7246th ($798 vs $568) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in the DR Congo and Comoros, respectively. Check the DR Congo vs Comoros comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Kinshasa compared to 1.4 months in Moroni. Kinshasa ranked 1st best city to live in the DR Congo vs Moroni ranked 1st in Comoros, while ranked 8797th and 8849th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Kinshasa vs Moroni

KinshasaMoroni
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.13
$7.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.9
$19.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.33
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.47
$5.15
☕ Cappuccino
$5.38
$7.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.25
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$318
$205
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$241
$137
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1551
$414
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1301
$293
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$65.6
$20.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$51.7
$32.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$25.1
$20.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.83%
4.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4264
$973
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2019
$516
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.1
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.8
$16.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.2
$6.39
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.92
$1.44
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.77
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.49
$0.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.63
$3.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.1
$6.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$4.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.32
$2.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.93
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
$2.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.32
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.72
$2.52
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$13.8
$7.73
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.15
$2.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.29
$2.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.16
$2.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.79
$6.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
$2.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.25
$3.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$120
$45.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.44
$3.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$68.6
$33
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.55
$3.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$33.8
$33.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$44.8
$61.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$280
$92.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9738
$2995

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8 km or 5 miBrazzaville
$559
61 km or 38 miKinkala
$499
114 km or 71 miMbanza-Ngungu
$595
197 km or 122 miMadingou
$498
225 km or 140 miKayes
$500
260 km or 162 miGamboma
$500
261 km or 162 miMatadi
$602
302 km or 188 miBoma
$591
371 km or 230 miCabinda
$781
386 km or 240 miPointe-Noire
$537
396 km or 246 miKikwit
$629
421 km or 262 miN'zeto
$1225
460 km or 286 miAmbriz
$1223
551 km or 343 miLuanda
$1006
590 km or 366 miMbandaka
$581
650 km or 404 miTshikapa
$603
809 km or 503 miKananga
$670
829 km or 515 miPort-Gentil
$526
836 km or 520 miLibreville
$566
914 km or 568 miLobito
$939
924 km or 574 miBata
$1134
937 km or 582 miBenguela
$1008
938 km or 583 miMbuji-Mayi
$653
939 km or 584 miHuambo
$1045
948 km or 589 miMwene-Ditu
$595
958 km or 595 miBerberati
$675
971 km or 603 miLuena
$1033
977 km or 607 miGemena
$595
995 km or 618 miGandajika
$591
1004 km or 624 miYaounde
$770
1033 km or 642 miBangui
$745
1075 km or 668 miBumba
$587
1085 km or 674 miSao Tome
$855
1090 km or 677 miTrindade
$899
1121 km or 697 miDouala
$593
1149 km or 714 miLimbe
$521
1156 km or 718 miMalabo
$1254
1162 km or 722 miBuea
$546
1187 km or 737 miKindu
$603
1191 km or 740 miKumba
$560

Cities near Moroni

DistanceCityCost of living
152 km or 94 miDomoni
$567
246 km or 153 miMamoudzou
$1563
326 km or 202 miPemba
$1047
414 km or 258 miNacala
$951
574 km or 357 miNampula
$881
698 km or 434 miDar es Salaam
$887
760 km or 472 miZanzibar
$706
760 km or 472 miStone Town
$551
819 km or 509 miMorogoro
$465
868 km or 539 miTanga
$377
918 km or 571 miMangochi
$777
925 km or 575 miAntananarivo
$539
938 km or 583 miMombasa
$648
941 km or 585 miMonkey Bay
$726
949 km or 590 miZomba
$734
965 km or 600 miMulanje
$731
969 km or 602 miQuelimane
$651
974 km or 605 miToamasina
$500
992 km or 617 miNtcheu
$775
994 km or 617 miAntsirabe
$531
1000 km or 621 miBlantyre
$676
1005 km or 624 miMalindi
$766
1005 km or 624 miMzuzu
$748
1023 km or 636 miDodoma
$538
1052 km or 653 miMzimba
$778
1057 km or 657 miLilongwe
$895
1117 km or 694 miMbeya
$543
1136 km or 706 miMoshi
$506
1154 km or 717 miTete
$819
1176 km or 731 miArusha
$583
1274 km or 792 miBeira
$903
1296 km or 805 miToliara
$482
1311 km or 815 miMachakos
$429
1328 km or 825 miKasama
$567
1335 km or 829 miChimoio
$597
1359 km or 844 miNairobi
$866
1366 km or 849 miThika
$435
1393 km or 865 miMutare
$853
1446 km or 899 miMeru
$498
1448 km or 900 miMarondera
$577