mardi 12 août 2014

Living cost in Madagascar

Madagascar is one of the cheapest place to live in the world. The cost of living is cheaper than you would expect.
Restaurants           
Average
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant        
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course             
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar                               
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)                           
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)                             
Cappuccino (regular)                                                           
Coke/Pepsi (1/3 liter bottle)                        
2.00 $
18.00 $
4.50 $
0.90 $
3.20 $
1.63 $
0.40 $
Markets
Average
Milk (regular), (1 liter)                                                         
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)                          
Rice (white), (1kg)                                                    
Eggs (12)                                                                   
Local Cheese (1kg)                                                   
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)                      
Apples (1kg)                                                              
Oranges (1kg)                                                                       
Tomato (1kg)                                                             
Potato (1kg)                                                               
Lettuce (1 head)                                                       
Water (1.5 liter bottle)                                                          
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro)                                                         
1.20 $
0.70 $
0.80 $
2.46 $
15.00 $
3.00 $
1.80 $
1.40 $
0.58 $
1.05 $
01.18 $
0.50 $
5.00 $
1.00 $
Transportation     
Average
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)                          
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)                                             
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)                                       
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)                                         
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)                        
Gasoline (1 liter)                                                       
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
0.40 $
15.00 $
2.25 $
2.00 $
10.00 $
1.30 $
20,000.00 $
Utilities (Monthly)
Average
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)  
77.58 $
0.37 $
60.00 $
Sports And Leisure                                                          
Average
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult                    
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)                          
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat                               
35.00 $
5.80 $
3.75 $
Clothing And Shoes         
Average
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)                                
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)           
1 Pair of Nike Shoes                                                 
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes                                               
25.83 $
17.50 $
120.00 $
40.00 $
Rent per Month
Average
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre                   
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre            
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre                 
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre                      
200.00 $
162.50 $
554.00 $
400.00 $
Buy Apartment
Average
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre            
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
1.000 $
500 $