Cost of living in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 800 Gourde
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 374 Gourde
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 243 Gourde
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 110 Gourde
12 eggs, large 201 Gourde
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 140 Gourde
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 550 Gourde
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 383 Gourde
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 188 Gourde
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 76 Gourde
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 600 Gourde
2 liters of Coca-Cola 150 Gourde
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 58 Gourde
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 110,085 Gourde
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 53,300 Gourde
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 7,333 Gourde
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 54,849 Gourde
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 23,858 Gourde
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 4,949 Gourde
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 4,672 Gourde
40” flat screen TV 26,463 Gourde
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 6,837 Gourde
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 1,096 Gourde
Hourly rate for cleaning help 94 Gourde
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 3,500 Gourde
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 2,928 Gourde
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 5,000 Gourde
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 5,000 Gourde
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 1,238,670 Gourde
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 104 Gourde
Monthly ticket public transport 1,459 Gourde
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) 537 Gourde
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) -
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 1,377 Gourde
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 600 Gourde
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 368 Gourde
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 429 Gourde
4 rolls of toilet paper 242 Gourde
Tube of toothpaste 334 Gourde
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 625 Gourde
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 1,816 Gourde
2 tickets to the movies -
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 3,458 Gourde
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 380 Gourde
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 192 Gourde
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 145 Gourde
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 5.39 Gourde
1 month of gym membership in business district 3,338 Gourde
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 133 Gourde
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 29 prices entered by 10 different people.
Latest price update: April 01, 2018.

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