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Cost of Living in Albania

Cost of living in Albania is 53.83% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Albania is 81.56% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 606.35 Lek 500.00-1,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,500.00 Lek 1,800.00-3,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 455.00 Lek 276.52-600.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 115.30 Lek 80.00-200.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 147.76 Lek 100.00-200.00
Cappuccino (regular) 133.46 Lek 100.00-150.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 107.26 Lek 69.13-150.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 52.06 Lek 41.48-69.13
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 467.18 Lek 416.40-523.38
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 59.45 Lek 45.36-72.57
Rice (white), (1 lb) 58.83 Lek 40.82-77.01
Eggs (12) 164.32 Lek 138.26-216.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 233.89 Lek 188.14-313.57
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 213.35 Lek 158.76-275.03
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 369.76 Lek 272.16-501.72
Apples (1 lb) 46.04 Lek 36.29-56.44
Banana (1 lb) 77.17 Lek 62.71-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 46.62 Lek 36.29-68.04
Tomato (1 lb) 39.46 Lek 25.09-66.01
Potato (1 lb) 26.09 Lek 22.68-31.75
Onion (1 lb) 27.28 Lek 22.68-31.75
Lettuce (1 head) 89.27 Lek 65.00-121.27
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 55.11 Lek 50.00-67.75
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 Lek 400.00-700.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 95.28 Lek 70.00-121.27
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 131.85 Lek 96.78-180.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 300.00 Lek 270.00-320.00
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 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) 1,291.31 Lek 691.31-1,700.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 653.16 Lek 579.17-719.23
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,500,000.00 Lek 1,106,095.09-1,935,666.40
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 7,066.69 Lek 5,184.82-9,444.44
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 28.82 Lek 20.00-40.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,125.21 Lek 1,600.00-2,765.24
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,541.47 Lek 2,765.24-5,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 885.04 Lek 500.00-1,500.00
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) 5,786.19 Lek 4,500.00-8,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,716.20 Lek 3,456.55-6,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,078.66 Lek 6,913.09-12,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 7,852.86 Lek 5,530.48-12,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 28,473.04 Lek 15,000.00-40,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,852.83 Lek 10,000.00-20,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 52,640.44 Lek 34,565.47-80,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 27,509.91 Lek 20,000.00-40,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,136.29 Lek 8,361.20-19,509.48
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,208.74 Lek 4,506.48-7,896.69
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 38,562.39 Lek 30,000.00-50,000.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.78 5.00-8.00

Prices in Albania

These data are based on 1944 entries in the past 18 months from 128 different contributors.
Last update: April, 2016 Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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