Special Report

Countries With the Most and Least Affordable Groceries

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25. Chile
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 3.21%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $71.63
> Average monthly earnings: $2,227
> Total population: 19.12 million

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24. Hungary
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.86%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $60.48
> Average monthly earnings: $2,117
> Total population: 9.75 million

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23. Czech Republic
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.83%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $70.60
> Average monthly earnings: $2,490
> Total population: 10.70 million

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22. Portugal
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.82%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $66.90
> Average monthly earnings: $2,368
> Total population: 10.31 million

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21. New Zealand
> Groceries cost as pct. of earnings: 2.79%
> Estimated monthly groceries cost: $105.17
> Average monthly earnings: $3,772
> Total population: 5.08 million

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