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Cost of Living in Kabul, Afghanistan

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Consumer Price Index (Excl.Rent): 61.76
Rent Index: 10.81
Groceries Index: 50.76
Restaurants Index: 48.58
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index: 36.91
Local Purchasing Power: 25.20

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Restaurants [Edit] Avg.
Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.21 $
8.00
9.52
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 17.73 $
10.00
27.67
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 5.50 $
3.69
8.78
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 9.02 $
4.00
14.04
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.00 $
2.00
3.69
Cappuccino (regular) 2.08 $
2.00
2.31
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.47 $
0.35
0.70
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.39 $
0.20
0.74
Markets [Edit] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.08 $
1.00
1.30
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.21 $
0.20
0.22
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.75 $
1.00
2.00
Eggs (12) 1.21 $
1.10
1.30
Local Cheese (1kg) 5.07 $
4.00
6.00
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4.45 $
3.80
6.00
Apples (1kg) 2.40 $
2.00
3.00
Oranges (1kg) 3.00 $
3.00
3.00
Tomato (1kg) 0.81 $
0.50
1.00
Potato (1kg) 0.86 $
0.70
1.00
Lettuce (1 head) 0.45 $
0.40
0.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.61 $
0.40
1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 $
10.00
50.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.35 $
4.00
14.04
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.00 $
5.00
7.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1.38 $
1.00
1.76
Transportation [Edit] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.20 $
0.20
0.35
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 8.00 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 $
0.88
2.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 0.90 $
0.80
1.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $
3.00
8.78
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.20 $
1.12
1.30
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 199.47 $
198.94
200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 $
0.18
0.20
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 361.28 $
245.00
438.83
Sports And Leisure [Edit] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 13.75 $
10.00
17.50
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.76 $
7.50
10.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 2.50 $
2.00
3.00
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 34.27 $
25.00
50.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.50 $
30.00
33.00
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 50.00 $
50.00
50.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 64.44 $
50.00
87.77
Rent Per Month [Edit] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 375.00 $
300.00
500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 180.00 $
100.00
200.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 480.00 $
300.00
700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 400.00 $
300.00
500.00
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] Avg.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,100.53 $
702.12
1,500.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 500.00 $
500.00
500.00
Salaries And Financing [Edit] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 400.00 $
300.00
500.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 7.00

These data are based on 251 entries in the past 18 months from 25 different contributors.

Last update: October, 2014

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5 Comments so far

#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.
#Farid Muti on Jul 20, 2012 :
Still now the price is very high ,more than 70 percent is unemployment in Afghanistan,how people life in Afghanistan.
#Ali on Jan 06, 2011 :
for an afghan 300$ is enough but for a forigner ...

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