Ouahigouya travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Ouahigouya

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Ouahigouya for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • /
  • $ 8 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 225* (124292 F CFA)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • /
  • $ 9.5 per person
  • $ 3.3 per person
  • $ 2.7 per person

Total budget:

$ 435* (240268 F CFA)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • NC
  • $ 20 per person
  • $ 9.3 per person
  • $ 5.5 per person

Total budget:

$ 962* (531342 F CFA)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).


Cost of living in Ouahigouya compared to Burkina Faso in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Ouahigouya in 2020 is 25% less than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Ouahigouya in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Ouahigouya by expense type

Restaurant budget in Ouahigouya

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Ouahigouya is 62% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 1/person
($ 0.6 to $ 1.3)

94% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 14/person
($ 14 to $ 14)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 2.4/person
($ 2.4 to $ 2.4)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.3 for 500ml
($ 1.1 to $ 2.7)

73% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.1
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.4 for 330ml
($ 1.1 to $ 1.8)

51% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.8/cup
($ 1.8 to $ 1.8)

57% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1.1/can
($ 0.6 to $ 1.8)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.7/bottle
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Supermarket food budget in Ouahigouya

On average, the price of supermarket food in Ouahigouya is 16% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.8/litre
($ 1.1 to $ 2.5)

112% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.2/500g
($ 1 to $ 1.4)

56% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 1.8)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2/12 eggs
($ 1.8 to $ 2.2)

15% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 15/kg
($ 15 to $ 15)

30% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 30/kg
($ 30 to $ 30)

218% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 2.5/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 2.7)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.1)

75% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 0.7/kg
($ 0.7 to $ 0.8)

82% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.1/kg
($ 1.1 to $ 1.1)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 0.4/salad
($ 0.4 to $ 0.4)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 1
($ 0.6 to $ 1.8)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 7.3/kg
($ 7.3 to $ 7.3)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Ouahigouya

On average, the price of transport in Ouahigouya is 31% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.6/km
($ 0.6 to $ 0.6)

67% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.1/litre
($ 1 to $ 1.3)

56% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.7
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 0.6
($ 0.6 to $ 0.6)

83% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3

Budget for living and housing in Ouahigouya

On average, the cost of housing in Ouahigouya is 34% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 217/month
($ 110 to $ 320)

32% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.4/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.4)

126% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 138/month
($ 38 to $ 219)

105% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 67
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 177/month
($ 55 to $ 365)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 953
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 14573/yr
($ 14573 to $ 14573)

11% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16399

Leisure activity budget in Ouahigouya

On average, budget for leisure activities in Ouahigouya is 77% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 2.7/ticket
($ 1.8 to $ 2.7)

77% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Ouahigouya

On average, shopping budget in Ouahigouya is 6% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.8/pack
($ 1.7 to $ 1.8)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 93
($ 15 to $ 93)

101% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 58
($ 33 to $ 83)

54% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 73
($ 38 to $ 110)

6% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 55
($ 55 to $ 55)

44% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 98

Plane ticket budget

London → Ouagadougou
London → Ouagadougou
London → Ouagadougou
$ 803
(fair price: $ 0)
Manchester → Ouagadougou
Manchester → Ouagadougou
Manchester → Ouagadougou
$ 876
(fair price: $ 782)
Montreal → Ouagadougou
Montreal → Ouagadougou
Montreal → Ouagadougou
$ 1152
(fair price: $ 940)
New York City → Ouagadougou
New York City → Ouagadougou
New York City → Ouagadougou
$ 1240
(fair price: $ 995)

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About this information on the cost of living in Ouahigouya

The information about the cost of living in Ouahigouya shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Ouahigouya was updated on 15-10-2020.

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