If you have to ask you can't afford it...
That sounds about the same here in the USA. Our child day care can cost as much as some people make and that is why there is such a huge problem with it. <br />
Many people have resorted to one parent working nights and the other on days.
I think that is the entire idea behind it all. They want to reduce the population so they make it very hard for the bulk of society to have children.
it varies but it's very similar to what your cousin is paying
It differs in every state and Daycare.