Cost of living in Kayes, Republic of the Congo

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 10,000 Franc
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 7,000 Franc
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 3,000 Franc
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 3,000 Franc
12 eggs, large 2,400 Franc
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 1,500 Franc
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 4,000 Franc
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 2,000 Franc
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 1,000 Franc
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 500 Franc
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 3,500 Franc
2 liters of Coca-Cola 1,000 Franc
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 2,500 Franc
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 300,000 Franc
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 150,000 Franc
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 80,000 Franc
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 100,000 Franc
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 80,000 Franc
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 25,000 Franc
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 10,000 Franc
40” flat screen TV 100,000 Franc
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) -
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 3,000 Franc
Hourly rate for cleaning help 80,000 Franc
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 15,000 Franc
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 75,000 Franc
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 75,000 Franc
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 75,000 Franc
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new -
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 545 Franc
Monthly ticket public transport -
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) -
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 100,000 Franc
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 50,000 Franc
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 25,000 Franc
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 3,125 Franc
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 3,500 Franc
4 rolls of toilet paper 2,000 Franc
Tube of toothpaste 2,500 Franc
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 10,000 Franc
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 5,000 Franc
2 tickets to the movies 5,000 Franc
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) -
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 50,000 Franc
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 10,000 Franc
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 5,000 Franc
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 1,000 Franc
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 1,000 Franc
1 month of gym membership in business district 50,000 Franc
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 15,000 Franc
Some of these prices have some inconsistencies. They already provide a reliable comparison but they are not bullet-proof. They are based on 61 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: June 13, 2018.

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