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Cost of Living in Kabul

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Cost of Living Index (Excl.Rent): 54.32
Rent Index: 9.12
Groceries Index: 39.56
Restaurants Index: 47.37
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index: 33.00
Local Purchasing Power: 22.93
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Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.50 $ 7.00-10.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 25.00 $ 12.90-25.23
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.39 $ 8.00-8.78
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.50 $ 4.70-7.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 $ 3.00-5.95
Cappuccino (regular) 2.17 $ 2.00-2.70
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.37 $ 0.32-0.40
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.30 $ 0.20-0.50
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.03 $ 3.32-4.78
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.19 $ 0.14-0.23
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.55 $ 0.40-0.68
Eggs (12) 1.45 $ 1.17-2.50
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.69 $ 1.36-2.25
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.70 $ 1.50-1.81
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.76 $ 2.27-3.63
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 $ 0.50-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.45-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.72 $ 0.45-1.00
Tomato (1 lb) 0.33 $ 0.18-0.68
Potato (1 lb) 0.25 $ 0.14-0.40
Onion (1 lb) 0.21 $ 0.14-0.27
Lettuce (1 head) 0.48 $ 0.20-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.60 $ 0.50-1.00
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 45.48 $ 40.95-50.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.50 $ 3.00-4.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.29 $ 4.15-7.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 2.18 $ 2.00-2.36
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 $ 0.30-0.30
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 20.00 $ 20.00-20.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.94 $ 0.88-1.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.21 $ 0.80-1.61
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8.78 $ 5.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.27 $ 2.24-4.25
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,000.00 $ 12,000.00-18,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 $
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 135.89 $ 80.00-200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $ 0.05-0.18
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 446.28 $ 400.00-500.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 15.08 $ 9.80-20.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.42 $ 8.78-13.34
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.00 $ 2.00-5.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 20.99 $ 15.00-26.68
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 24.07 $ 21.06-25.23
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 73.33 $ 70.00-80.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 71.77 $ 50.00-99.33
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 286.14 $ 250.00-300.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 141.37 $ 100.00-200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 507.46 $ 444.75-600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 316.08 $ 250.00-400.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 68.79 $ 65.23-73.26
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 39.47 $ 36.63-41.81
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 292.50 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.25 10.00-12.00

Prices in Kabul, Afghanistan

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Last update: August, 2016
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5 Comments so far

#Grammar Czar on Apr 10, 2015 :
#Farid Muti

*The cost of living is still very high. More than 70 of people in Afghanistan are unemployed. How do people live in Afghanistan?
#KAKA on Jan 15, 2015 :
Yes it is true but i think all are past we have to find a new view.
#Nikzad on Jul 01, 2014 :
"'tabel ki nachii chai pani milaga'" they are all curraptions work there
#liana on Jun 02, 2014 :
I think its not expense then U A E India Pakistan etc
#Tamim on Apr 12, 2014 :
<b>In 2008 according to CIA Factbook https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/af.html the unemployment rate was 40% so not sure what will be now.