What you can buy with a dollar around the world

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Let’s see what we could buy with $1 in different countries around the world.

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In Greenland you can get enough for 1 liter of gasoline.

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In Venezuela, depending on the car, it could be enough to fill up a gas tank.

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In Zimbabwe you can buy a wide variety of products. In Harare, the popular market offers everything from clothes to food, all for a dollar.

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In Canada, it is possible to buy an organic apple for $1.

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In Haiti you can get four plates of rice.

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In Belgium a box of chewing gum.

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In Brazil, a cake with mortadella.

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In Australia you will be able to talk for one minute on a cell phone.

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While in Honduras you can go anywhere in the city.

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In the Italian city of Ganji you can rent a house for a day.

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In Finland you can use a public toilet.

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In Denmark you can buy a Kinder maxi chocolate bar.

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In Jordan, that’s enough for a can of Pepsi, a bag of crisps with air and, for dessert, a chocolate.

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In Japan, it’s enough to buy an onigiri.

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In Indonesia you can send the rice balls down a tube and buy yourself a decent meal.

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In China you can drink a bottle of local beer (with a terrible taste, by the way).

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In the Czech Republic, it’s enough to drink three jars of beer in a supermarket.

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In the UK a snack of pickled quail egg.

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In Vietnam, it’s enough for two dozen quail eggs.

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In Egypt, you can gorge on six falafel sandwiches.

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In Portugal you can have a cup of espresso.

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In Switzerland, for a dollar you deserve a small slice of their prestigious cheese.

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In Thailand, a Thai green curry with rice.

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In Kenya you can make 8 cabbage balls, 4 tomatoes and 4 onions.

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In Ireland for a bag of chips.

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In Nepal you can try a famous local dish.

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In Norway you can’t afford it at all.

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