Food Costs Around the World

This was sent to me by Jonathan Clapp.  It’s a real eye opener of how blessed we are to be Americans.

Italy: The Manzo family of Sicily

Food expenditure for one week: 214.36 Euros or $260.11

 Germany: The Melander family of Bargteheide

Food expenditure for one week: 375.39 Euros or $500.07

United States: The Revis family of North Carolina(Sure hope most American

families eat more fresh fruits and vegetables and less junk food than this family.)

Food expenditure for one week $341.98

Mexico: The Casales family of CuernavacaFood expenditure for one week: 1,862.78 Mexican Pesos or $189.09

Poland: The Sobczynscy family of Konstancin-Jeziorna

Food expenditure for one week: 582.48 Zlotys or $151.27

Egypt: The Ahmed family of Cairo

Food expenditure for one week: 387.85 Egyptian Pounds or $68.53

Ecuador: The Ayme family of Tingo

Food expenditure for one week: $31.55


Bhutan: The Namgay family of ShingkheyVillage

Food expenditure for one week: 224.93 ngultrum or $5.03

Chad: The Aboubakar family of Breidjing Camp

Food expenditure for one week: 685 CFA Francs or $1.23

2 thoughts on “Food Costs Around the World”

  1. Agradezco a Dios por el hecho de haber nacido en un pais de muchos privilegios en comparacion a otros, me siento conmovido por las ultimas familias de las fotos, cada vez que me siente a la mesa de mi casa el dar gracias a Dios por la comida sera mas sincero que antes.

    Dios les bendiga


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