Bafoussam travel budget

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Sample budgets for a trip to Bafoussam

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

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 35 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 7.9 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 699* (383782 F CFA)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 54 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 14 per person
  • $ 2.6 per person
  • $ 5.5 per person

Total budget:

$ 1364* (749168 F CFA)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • NC
  • $ 23 per person
  • $ 7.4 per person
  • $ 11 per person

Total budget:

$ 1148* (630588 F CFA)

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


Cost of living in Bafoussam compared to Cameroon in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Bafoussam in 2020 is 49% 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 Bafoussam in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):


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Local prices in Bafoussam by expense type

Restaurant budget in Bafoussam

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Bafoussam is 59% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 4.5/person
($ 1.8 to $ 9.1)

71% 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
($ 9.1 to $ 24)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 30
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 4.5/person
($ 3.7 to $ 5.5)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.5
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.2 for 500ml
($ 1.2 to $ 1.3)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5.3
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.8 for 330ml
($ 1 to $ 3.7)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.2
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 1.6/cup
($ 1 to $ 1.8)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.5
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 1/can
($ 0.6 to $ 1.3)

50% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.6/bottle
($ 0.4 to $ 0.7)

65% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Bafoussam

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Bafoussam is 62% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 36/night
($ 33 to $ 40)

71% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 71/night
($ 52 to $ 90)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 119/month
($ 119 to $ 119)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 22/month
($ 22 to $ 22)

90% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223

Supermarket food budget in Bafoussam

On average, the price of supermarket food in Bafoussam is 31% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.9/litre
($ 1.2 to $ 4.5)

117% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 0.6/500g
($ 0.2 to $ 1.2)

80% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Rice
Rice
$ 1.7/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 2.2)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Eggs
Eggs
$ 2.2/12 eggs
($ 1.3 to $ 2.7)

16% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.5
Cheese
Cheese
$ 17/kg
($ 16 to $ 18)

41% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 3.7/kg
($ 3.7 to $ 3.7)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.1
Apples
Apples
$ 3.1/kg
($ 2.2 to $ 4.5)

35% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.9
Oranges
Oranges
$ 1.3/kg
($ 1 to $ 1.7)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.4
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.8)

70% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 2.2/kg
($ 1 to $ 2.7)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.9
Salad
Salad
$ 0.7/salad
($ 0.6 to $ 1)

58% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8
($ 0.6 to $ 1.1)

60% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 9.7/kg
($ 4.4 to $ 20)

25% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 14

Public and private transport budget in Bafoussam

On average, the price of transport in Bafoussam is 36% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.5/km
($ 0.2 to $ 0.5)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Petrol
Petrol
$ 1.2/litre
($ 1 to $ 1.3)

51% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.8
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 0.5
($ 0.5 to $ 0.5)

86% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.4

Budget for living and housing in Bafoussam

On average, the cost of housing in Bafoussam is 46% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 91/month
($ 47 to $ 128)

47% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 171
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.2)

16% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 65/month
($ 47 to $ 183)

9% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 71
Private nursery
Private nursery
$ 342/month
($ 274 to $ 365)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1008
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 1064/yr
($ 548 to $ 1823)

93% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 17632

Leisure activity budget in Bafoussam

On average, budget for leisure activities in Bafoussam is 57% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 5.5/ticket
($ 3.7 to $ 9.1)

57% 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 Bafoussam

On average, shopping budget in Bafoussam is 54% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 1.8/pack
($ 1.8 to $ 2.7)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.5
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 27
($ 17 to $ 55)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 48
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 16
($ 9.1 to $ 38)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 39
Trainers
Trainers
$ 45
($ 28 to $ 55)

45% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 82
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 59
($ 28 to $ 183)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 104

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About this information on the cost of living in Bafoussam

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

The information about the cost of living in Bafoussam was updated on 26-06-2020.

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