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Cost of Living in Albania

Cost of living in Albania is 55.21% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Albania is 83.00% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 650.00 Lek 500.00-1,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,420.56 Lek 1,500.00-3,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 422.31 Lek 250.00-600.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 120.00 Lek 80.00-160.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 150.38 Lek 120.00-200.00
Cappuccino (regular) 133.30 Lek 100.00-150.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 105.60 Lek 60.00-150.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 51.99 Lek 40.00-68.53
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 461.53 Lek 378.54-518.82
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 60.50 Lek 45.36-72.57
Rice (white), (1 lb) 57.19 Lek 40.82-68.04
Eggs (12) 150.13 Lek 122.06-190.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 223.28 Lek 181.44-272.16
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 192.88 Lek 136.08-249.48
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 355.55 Lek 303.91-408.23
Apples (1 lb) 45.52 Lek 36.29-56.70
Banana (1 lb) 73.15 Lek 55.95-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 46.52 Lek 35.44-68.04
Tomato (1 lb) 40.14 Lek 27.22-58.97
Potato (1 lb) 27.15 Lek 22.68-36.29
Onion (1 lb) 26.42 Lek 18.65-36.29
Lettuce (1 head) 73.83 Lek 50.00-109.65
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 56.27 Lek 50.00-70.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 Lek 350.00-900.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 98.00 Lek 70.00-122.06
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 134.03 Lek 95.94-183.08
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 300.00 Lek 250.00-310.00
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 40.00 Lek 30.00-40.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,200.00 Lek 1,000.00-1,600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 300.00 Lek 250.00-300.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 402.34 Lek 241.40-482.80
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,500.00 Lek 700.00-1,830.84
Gasoline (1 gallon) 635.62 Lek 579.17-693.05
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,500,000.00 Lek 1,220,560.00-1,918,796.25
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,133,333.33 Lek 1,600,000.00-2,400,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 7,199.87 Lek 5,139.63-9,593.98
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 24.04 Lek 16.45-30.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,078.04 Lek 1,500.00-2,624.20
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,352.17 Lek 2,741.14-4,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 779.11 Lek 400.00-1,370.57
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 Lek 300.00-600.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,811.13 Lek 4,500.00-7,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,368.50 Lek 3,000.00-5,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,770.95 Lek 6,852.84-10,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 8,370.13 Lek 5,500.00-12,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 27,170.33 Lek 15,000.00-35,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,404.31 Lek 10,000.00-20,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 48,361.19 Lek 30,000.00-80,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 26,067.24 Lek 20,000.00-35,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,503.11 Lek 8,149.05-19,509.48
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,290.09 Lek 4,456.51-9,290.23
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 37,269.16 Lek
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 7.06 5.00-10.00

Prices in Albania

These data are based on 2182 entries in the past 18 months from 151 different contributors.
Last update: September, 2016 Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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