Numbeo

Cost of Living in Beirut, Lebanon

Prices in Beirut

More about Beirut:

Compare Beirut with:
IndexInfo
Consumer Price Index (Excl.Rent): 70.31
Rent Index: 34.53
Groceries Index: 54.21
Restaurants Index: 71.80
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index: 52.81
Local Purchasing Power: 46.24

Currency: Default Currency      Switch to imperial measurement units
Do you live in Beirut? We need your help: Add data for Beirut!
Restaurants [Edit] Avg.
Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $
8.00
14.00
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 56.59 $
49.92
70.00
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.00 $
7.00
9.97
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 2.00 $
1.25
3.00
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 3.97 $
2.00
5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.78 $
3.00
5.00
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.61 $
0.50
1.00
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.57 $
0.33
1.00
Markets [Edit] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.91 $
1.50
2.00
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 0.86 $
0.50
1.00
Rice (white), (1kg) 1.76 $
1.33
3.00
Eggs (12) 2.88 $
2.00
4.00
Local Cheese (1kg) 8.36 $
6.66
10.00
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 7.63 $
7.00
8.00
Apples (1kg) 2.05 $
1.99
2.50
Oranges (1kg) 1.62 $
1.00
2.00
Tomato (1kg) 1.40 $
1.00
2.00
Potato (1kg) 0.99 $
0.83
1.06
Lettuce (1 head) 0.94 $
0.75
1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.75 $
0.66
1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 $
7.00
15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.13 $
1.00
1.33
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.88 $
1.50
2.50
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 2.00 $
1.99
2.16
Transportation [Edit] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.33 $
1.00
1.33
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 $
50.00
50.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.65 $
3.33
7.00
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 3.16 $
2.00
4.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 18.31 $
10.00
30.00
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.16 $
1.06
1.25
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,500.00 $
11,647.25
23,932.19
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 157.95 $
117.90
200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.32 $
0.25
0.40
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.02 $
40.00
80.00
Sports And Leisure [Edit] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 69.96 $
50.00
100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.33 $
12.00
20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 $
8.00
10.00
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 72.92 $
50.00
90.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.58 $
35.00
60.00
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 101.33 $
90.00
119.84
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 119.55 $
100.00
150.00
Rent Per Month [Edit] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 839.29 $
600.00
1,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 499.90 $
400.00
600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,142.43 $
1,800.00
2,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,112.31 $
800.00
1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] Avg.
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,537.16 $
5,000.00
6,500.00
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,191.98 $
1,996.67
3,000.00
Salaries And Financing [Edit] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 1,046.38 $
800.00
1,495.76
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.34
5.00
8.00

These data are based on 1225 entries in the past 18 months from 107 different contributors.

Last update: December, 2014

Sources and References : Info
No sources and references provided yet.
Add new source here:
URL:
Description:

 

Sign up for our newsletter:
Your email address:
3 Comments so far

#lebanese on Jun 21, 2014 :
Rent prices are too cheap in reality its more expensive !
#Rolfen on Jun 09, 2014 :
Rent prices above are too high. In reality it's cheaper.
#peter cookson on Jul 02, 2011 :
I want to be a beirutee merchant. With these prices I will be a millionaire in
One year if not six months

Leave a comment :

Your name: Sign In
Your email address (optional):
Your comment (no HTML):

  More about Beirut: Cost of Living | Crime | Food Prices | Gas Prices | Health Care | Hotel Prices | Pollution | Property Prices | Quality of Life | Taxi Fare | Traffic